Biloxi, Mississippi Population 2018

Biloxi, Mississippi's estimated population is 45,908 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Biloxi, Mississippi is the 5th largest city in Mississippi based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1067.95 people/mi² (412.34 people/km²), with a household density of 190.94 people/km² (494.52 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 34.3 years, 32.7 years for males, and 36.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 109.6 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 21,258 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 2.6%, with a median rent of $798/month. The median house has 4.9 rooms, and has a value of $149,100.

The median income for households in Biloxi, Mississippi is $39,447, while the mean household income is $54,379. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201745,9082210.48%
201645,6872510.55%
201545,4365151.15%
201444,9212060.46%
201344,7151220.27%
201244,5931880.42%
201144,4051400.32%
201044,265-6,379-1.34%
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%

Population by Race

Race Population
White29,780
Black or African American9,651
Two or More Races2,259
Asian2,114
Some Other Race1,327
American Indian and Alaska Native140

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Biloxi Ms Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Biloxi Ms Median Age

34.3


Total

32.7


Male

36.2


Female

Biloxi Ms Adults

There are 34,723 adults, (5,840 of which are seniors) in Biloxi Ms.

Biloxi Ms Age Dependency

56.7

Age Dependency Ratio

20.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Biloxi Ms Sex Ratio

Female

21,603

47.72%

Male

23,668

52.28%

Biloxi Ms Households and Families

Biloxi Ms Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Biloxi Ms Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married57%43%
Male52.3%47.7%
All43.1%56.9%
Female34%66%
Non Family31.3%68.7%

43.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Biloxi Ms Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,6852.3943.1
Married6,9003.1557
Non Family6,8981.2431.3
Female2,7423.2534
Male1,1452.5952.3

3.02

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Biloxi Ms Households

Biloxi Ms Education

Biloxi Ms Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6985.93%
9th to 12th Grade2,3078.05%
High School Graduate7,80227.23%
Some College6,27021.88%
Associates Degree3,73513.04%
Bachelors Degree4,42015.43%
Graduate Degree2,4198.44%

Biloxi Ms Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,93617,0045,230
Black5,2904,503768
Hispanic2,0891,563423
Asian1,4871,050255
Other Race82639193
Multiple Races621537150
Native American958242

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.80%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 44.21%.

Biloxi Ms Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,504$35,357$22,728
Less Than High School$14,963$15,919$14,063
High School Grad$22,817$28,880$18,845
Some College$29,178$36,583$21,781
Bachelors Degree$41,045$49,375$31,231
Graduate Degree$65,253$66,514$58,226

$29,504

Average Earnings

$35,357

Average Male

$22,728

Average Female

Biloxi Ms Language

Biloxi Ms Language by Age

Biloxi Ms Language

88.63% of Biloxi Ms residents speak only English, while 11.37% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.09% of the population.

Biloxi Ms Poverty

Biloxi Ms Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,5724,49917.59%
Black9,0173,92543.53%
Hispanic3,1611,18837.58%
Other1,32573455.40%
Multiple2,10249123.36%
Asian1,99625612.83%
Native1337556.39%

25.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.96%

Male Poverty Rate

28.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Biloxi Ms

The race most likely to be in poverty in Biloxi Ms is Native, with 56.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Biloxi Ms is Asian, with 12.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.91%.

Biloxi Ms Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.45%
High School19.34%
Some College17.55%
Bachelors or Greater6.90%

Biloxi Ms Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.15%
Male Unemployed21.58%
Female Employed14.18%
Male Employed11.15%

Biloxi Ms Income

Biloxi Ms Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,447$54,379
Families$46,200$61,570
Married Families$60,105$76,655
Non Families$31,439$40,810

Biloxi Ms Marital Status

Biloxi Ms Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.3%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Biloxi Ms Marital Status by Race

Biloxi Ms Veterans

Biloxi Ms Veterans by War

5,119

Number of Veterans

4,429

Male Veterans

690

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,637
First Gulf War1,556
Second Gulf War1,490
Korea454
World War II227

Biloxi Ms Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,788
55 to 641,049
75+931
18 to 34688
65 to 74663

Biloxi Ms Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,97618.24%
Black88314.59%
Hispanic1948.77%
2 or More10816.44%
Asian875.23%
Other445.09%
Indian2122.11%

Biloxi Ms Veterans by Education

9.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Biloxi Ms Employment Status

Biloxi Ms Employment by Age

66%

Labor Force Participation

50.3%

Employment Rate

10.1%

Unemployment Rate

Biloxi Ms Employment by Race

Biloxi Ms Employment by Education

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

44.41%

Born in Mississippi

92.88%

Native Born

7.12%

Foreign Born

3.71%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.88% of Biloxi Ms residents were born in the United States, with 44.41% having been born in Mississippi. 3.71% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.