Cost of Living

The ad valorem millage rate of Choctaw County is the seventh lowest among the 82 counties in Mississippi.  Combined with a competitive wage scale and a cost of living that is about 70 to 80 percent of the national average, Choctaw County is an attractive place to live and do business.

Housing Market in Choctaw County

  • Average Home Value:
  • Average Annual Wage (2009): $32,132

County and City Millage Rate

  • County and schools: 79.09 mills
  • Town of Weir: 20 mills
  • Town of French Camp: none
  • City of Ackerman: 50 mills