Waveland is a city located in Hancock County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 6,280, it is the 57th largest city in Mississippi and the 4212th largest city in the United States . Waveland is currently declining at a rate of -0.17% annually and its population has decreased by -2.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,435 in 2010. Waveland reached it's highest population of 6,674 in 2000. Spanning over 9 miles, Waveland has a population density of 740 people per square mile.
The average household income in Waveland is $59,156 with a poverty rate of 14.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $806 per month, and the median house value is $137,800. The median age in Waveland is 39.8 years, 37.8 years for males, and 40.5 years for females.