West Point is a city located in Clay County Mississippi. It is also the county seat of Clay County. With a 2020 population of 10,274, it is the 42nd largest city in Mississippi and the 3040th largest city in the United States . West Point is currently declining at a rate of -0.63% annually and its population has decreased by -9.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,307 in 2010. West Point reached it's highest population of 12,145 in 2000. Spanning over 21 miles, West Point has a population density of 492 people per square mile.
The average household income in West Point is $49,026 with a poverty rate of 30.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $751 per month, and the median house value is $89,600. The median age in West Point is 37 years, 33.8 years for males, and 38.7 years for females.