Vicksburg, Mississippi Population 2019

Vicksburg, Mississippi's estimated population is 22,136 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Vicksburg, Mississippi is the 19th largest city in Mississippi based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 671.18 people/mi² (259.14 people/km²).

The overall median age is 35.1 years, 33.4 years for males, and 36 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.7 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 11,053 households in the city, with an average size of 2.41 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 2.2%, with a median rent of $637/month. The median house has 5.2 rooms, and has a value of $96,800.

The median income for households in Vicksburg, Mississippi is $29,799, while the mean household income is $43,622.

How Many People Live in Vicksburg, Mississippi?

22,136
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201822,136-346-1.54%
201722,482-196-0.86%
201622,678-307-1.34%
201522,985-265-1.14%
201423,250-189-0.81%
201323,439-18-0.08%
201223,457-102-0.43%
201123,559-312-1.31%
201023,871-2,536-1.00%
200026,4075,4992.36%
199020,908-4,526-1.94%
198025,434-44-0.02%
197025,478-3,665-1.34%
196029,1431,1950.42%
195027,9483,4881.34%
194024,4601,5170.64%
193022,9434,8712.42%
192018,072-2,742-1.40%
191020,8145,9803.45%
190014,8341,4611.04%
189013,3731,5591.25%
188011,814-629-0.52%
187012,4437,85210.48%
18604,5919132.24%
18503,6780.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American16,286
White6,179
Two or More Races289
Asian152
American Indian and Alaska Native39
Some Other Race16

Vicksburg Ms Population Pyramid 2019

Vicksburg Ms Median Age

35.1


Total

33.4


Male

36


Female

Vicksburg Ms Adults

There are 16,714 adults, (3,215 of whom are seniors) in Vicksburg Ms.

Vicksburg Ms Age Dependency

70.1

Age Dependency Ratio

23.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Vicksburg Ms Sex Ratio

Female

12,707

55.34%

Male

10,254

44.66%

Vicksburg Ms Households and Families

Vicksburg Ms Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Vicksburg Ms Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.7%23.3%
All49%51%
Non Family38.7%61.3%
Male36.8%63.2%
Female35.6%64.4%

49.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,2772.4149
Non Family3,9571.1338.7
Married2,7233.2776.7
Female2,2173.4635.6
Male3803.4836.8

3.3

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Vicksburg Ms Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7274.98%
9th to 12th Grade1,64511.26%
High School Graduate4,80432.89%
Some College3,22022.04%
Associates Degree1,0227.00%
Bachelors Degree1,98113.56%
Graduate Degree1,2098.28%

Vicksburg Ms Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black9,6197,6141,475
White4,6574,4691,666
Asian151716
Multiple Races9625
Hispanic907235
Native American391919
Other Race555

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,181$31,218$22,683
Less Than High School$14,488$14,688$14,222
High School Grad$20,541$24,115$16,557
Some College$25,959$33,750$19,271
Bachelors Degree$42,578$54,071$36,917
Graduate Degree$47,000$69,779$44,344

$26,181

Average Earnings

$31,218

Average Male

$22,683

Average Female

Vicksburg Ms Language

Vicksburg Ms Language by Age

Vicksburg Ms Language

97.43% of Vicksburg Ms residents speak only English, while 2.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.75% of the population.

Vicksburg Ms Poverty

Vicksburg Ms Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black16,0437,17844.74%
White5,90264810.98%
Multiple28619969.58%
Hispanic1685230.95%
Asian1504731.33%
Other161168.75%

36.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.15%

Male Poverty Rate

40.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Vicksburg Ms

The race most likely to be in poverty in Vicksburg Ms is Multiple, with 69.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Vicksburg Ms is White, with 10.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.99%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.35%
High School36.61%
Some College23.32%
Bachelors or Greater7.69%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed55.52%
Male Unemployed30.41%
Female Employed20.43%
Male Employed11.68%

Vicksburg Ms Income

Vicksburg Ms Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,799$43,622
Families$35,665$50,994
Married Families$56,449-
Non Families$20,783$32,093

Vicksburg Ms Marital Status

Vicksburg Ms Marital Status

Marriage Rates

32.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.9%

Male Marriage Rate

28.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Vicksburg Ms Married by Age and Sex

Vicksburg 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 45-54.

Vicksburg Ms Marital Status by Race

Vicksburg Ms Veterans

1,030

Number of Veterans

895

Male Veterans

135

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam382
First Gulf War226
Second Gulf War182
Korea112
World War II46

Vicksburg Ms Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black5204.63%
White4949.59%
Hispanic88.42%
2 or More85.93%
Indian820.51%

Vicksburg Ms Veterans by Education

12.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Vicksburg Ms Employment Status

54.4%

Labor Force Participation

49.7%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Vicksburg 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

81.03%

Born in Mississippi

98.27%

Native Born

1.73%

Foreign Born

0.37%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.27% of Vicksburg Ms residents were born in the United States, with 81.03% having been born in Mississippi. 0.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.