Biloxi, Mississippi Population 2019

Biloxi, Mississippi's estimated population is 45,968 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Biloxi, Mississippi is the 4th largest city in Mississippi based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1069.35 people/mi² (412.88 people/km²).

The overall median age is 35.2 years, 32.7 years for males, and 37.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 113.3 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.4 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Biloxi, Mississippi is $43,632, while the mean household income is $56,372.

Biloxi Ms Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Biloxi Ms was:

  • White: 65.91%
  • Black or African American: 22.07%
  • Two or more races: 4.73%
  • Asian: 4.73%
  • Other race: 2.20%
  • Native American: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%

How Many People Live in Biloxi, Mississippi?

45,968
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201845,9681050.23%
201745,8632010.44%
201645,6621930.42%
201545,4695211.16%
201444,9482180.49%
201344,7301200.27%
201244,6101790.40%
201144,4311640.37%
201044,267-6,377-1.34%
200050,6444,3250.90%
199046,319-2,992-0.62%
198049,3118250.17%
197048,4864,4330.96%
196044,0536,6281.64%
195037,42519,9507.91%
194017,4752,6251.64%
193014,8503,9133.11%
192010,9372,8883.11%
19108,0492,5823.94%
19005,4672,2335.39%
18903,2340.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2018397,2612,9390.74%
2017394,3223,5420.90%
2016390,7802,4360.62%
2015388,3442,5880.67%
2014385,7563,7900.98%
2013381,9663,2450.85%
2012378,7212,9250.77%
2011375,7964,3991.17%
2010371,3970.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White29,875
Black or African American10,005
Two or More Races2,146
Asian2,143
Some Other Race997
American Indian and Alaska Native134
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander28

Biloxi Ms Population Pyramid 2019

Biloxi Ms Median Age

35.2


Total

32.7


Male

37.8


Female

Biloxi Ms Adults

There are 35,005 adults, (6,147 of whom are seniors) in Biloxi Ms.

Biloxi Ms Age Dependency

57.1

Age Dependency Ratio

21.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Biloxi Ms Sex Ratio

Female

21,255

46.89%

Male

24,073

53.11%

Biloxi Ms Households and Families

Biloxi Ms Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Biloxi Ms Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married56.9%43.1%
Male48.5%51.5%
All42.1%57.9%
Female33.9%66.1%
Non Family29.3%70.7%

42.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,6412.442.1
Married7,0733.1556.9
Non Family7,0471.2629.3
Female2,5453.3633.9
Male9762.6148.5

3.07

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Biloxi Ms Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5945.45%
9th to 12th Grade2,3418.00%
High School Graduate8,01327.40%
Some College6,95223.77%
Associates Degree3,49011.93%
Bachelors Degree4,48515.33%
Graduate Degree2,3748.12%

Biloxi Ms Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,33717,4575,153
Black5,5664,701812
Hispanic2,1971,601481
Asian1,4561,015241
Other Race70138182
Multiple Races623546127
Native American968859

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 91.67%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 61.46%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,692$36,516$23,159
Less Than High School$16,673$19,066$13,839
High School Grad$22,861$26,413$19,844
Some College$31,780$40,543$21,481
Bachelors Degree$40,912$53,471$30,315
Graduate Degree$67,946$69,213$67,544

$30,692

Average Earnings

$36,516

Average Male

$23,159

Average Female

Biloxi Ms Language

Biloxi Ms Language by Age

Biloxi Ms Language

88.64% of Biloxi Ms residents speak only English, while 11.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.28% of the population.

Biloxi Ms Poverty

Biloxi Ms Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,5954,14616.20%
Black9,3683,93141.96%
Hispanic3,26079824.48%
Multiple1,99947723.86%
Other99138538.85%
Asian2,0371999.77%
Native1345440.30%
Islander2828100.00%

22.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.65%

Male Poverty Rate

26.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Biloxi Ms

The race most likely to be in poverty in Biloxi Ms is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Biloxi Ms is Asian, with 9.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.46%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.68%
High School19.19%
Some College16.37%
Bachelors or Greater6.72%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.73%
Male Unemployed20.61%
Female Employed13.96%
Male Employed8.73%

Biloxi Ms Income

Biloxi Ms Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,632$56,372
Families$51,399$65,006
Married Families$65,238-
Non Families$32,198$40,961

Biloxi Ms Marital Status

Biloxi Ms Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.5%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Biloxi Ms Married by Age and Sex

Biloxi Ms Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Biloxi Ms Marital Status by Race

Biloxi Ms Veterans

5,007

Number of Veterans

4,414

Male Veterans

593

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,706
First Gulf War1,705
Second Gulf War1,349
Korea363
World War II224
Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,670
55 to 641,080
75+897
65 to 74803
18 to 34557

Biloxi Ms Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,97718.06%
Black78512.42%
Hispanic24910.50%
Asian895.28%
2 or More7812.77%
Other598.04%
Indian1920.65%

Biloxi Ms Veterans by Education

9.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Biloxi Ms Employment Status

65.3%

Labor Force Participation

50.5%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Biloxi Ms Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

44.15%

Born in Mississippi

91.92%

Native Born

8.08%

Foreign Born

4.23%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.92% of Biloxi Ms residents were born in the United States, with 44.15% having been born in Mississippi. 4.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.