Decatur is located in Newton county and has a population of 1,426.
For Mississippi residents, the average tuition for all Decatur liberal arts schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $1,600.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Decatur liberal arts schools was $3,700.00.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for liberal arts schools in Decatur is $1,240.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at liberal arts schools in Decatur was $2,990.00. The average cost for students living at home was $3,380.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There is one liberal arts college in Decatur. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 77 students completed liberal arts programs in Decatur.