Mississippi County, Missouri Population 2018

Mississippi County, Missouri's estimated population is 13,586 with a growth rate of -1.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mississippi County, Missouri is the 74th largest county in Missouri.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201713,9163302.43%
201713,586-151-1.10%
201613,737-206-1.48%
201513,943-213-1.50%
201414,156-2-0.01%
201314,158-102-0.72%
201214,260430.30%
201114,217-95-0.66%
201014,312-130-0.90%
199014,442-1,284-8.16%
198015,726-921-5.53%
197016,647-4,048-19.56%
196020,695-1,856-8.23%
195022,551-598-2.58%
194023,1497,38746.87%
193015,7622,90222.57%
192012,860-1,697-11.66%
191014,5572,72022.98%
190011,8371,70316.80%
189010,1348649.32%
18809,2704,28886.07%
18704,9821232.53%
18604,8591,73655.59%
18503,1230.00%

Mississippi County, Missouri Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White10,195
Black or African American3,357
Two or More Races213
American Indian and Alaska Native124
Some Other Race12
Asian9
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Mississippi County, Missouri Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500600700 Male Population100200300400500600700 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Mississippi County, Missouri Median Age

39.4


Total

37.1


Male

42.6


Female

Mississippi County, Missouri Adults

There are 10,839 adults, (2,322 of whom are seniors) in Mississippi County, Missouri.

Mississippi County, Missouri Age Dependency

63.4

Age Dependency Ratio

27.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Mississippi County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

6,421

46.14%

Male

7,495

53.86%

Mississippi County, Missouri Households and Families

Mississippi County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Mississippi County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.4%22.6%
All60.6%39.4%
Non Family53.7%46.3%
Male46.4%53.6%
Female39.4%60.6%

60.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mississippi County, Missouri Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1282.3760.6
Married2,2332.8977.4
Non Family1,4931.1453.7
Female1,0722.9339.4
Male3302.5846.4

2.77

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mississippi County, Missouri Households

Mississippi County, Missouri Education

Mississippi County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade99310.12%
9th to 12th Grade1,52515.55%
High School Graduate3,89939.75%
Some College1,90319.40%
Associates Degree3753.82%
Bachelors Degree7918.06%
Graduate Degree3233.29%

Mississippi County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,2215,3671,004
Black2,1891,64292
Multiple Races1631052
Hispanic13797
Native American1189316
Other Race1212
Asian99
Islander66

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 13.90%.

Mississippi County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,784$29,844$19,811
Less Than High School$11,529$12,500$10,954
High School Grad$24,444$30,686$19,091
Some College$25,980$27,149$22,939
Bachelors Degree$38,224$48,958$30,981
Graduate Degree$45,893$60,469$45,223

$24,784

Average Earnings

$29,844

Average Male

$19,811

Average Female

Mississippi County, Missouri Language

Mississippi County, Missouri Language by Age

Mississippi County, Missouri Language

99.37% of Mississippi County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 0.63% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.48% of the population.

Mississippi County, Missouri Poverty

Mississippi County, Missouri Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,1562,27524.85%
Black2,6121,42054.36%
Hispanic24111045.64%
Multiple1015756.44%
Native4536.67%

31.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.13%

Male Poverty Rate

35.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mississippi County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mississippi County, Missouri is Multiple, with 56.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mississippi County, Missouri is Native, with 6.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.62%.

Mississippi County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.37%
Some College24.52%
High School20.65%
Bachelors or Greater8.51%

Mississippi County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed75.63%
Male Unemployed55.48%
Female Employed22.87%
Male Employed11.42%

Mississippi County, Missouri Income

Mississippi County, Missouri Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,212$47,483
Families$35,722$54,237
Married Families$51,723$
Non Families$20,083$26,888

Mississippi County, Missouri Marital Status

Mississippi County, Missouri Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.5%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Mississippi County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

Mississippi County, Missouri 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 45To54.

Mississippi County, Missouri Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Mississippi County, Missouri Veterans

Mississippi County, Missouri Veterans by War

844

Number of Veterans

816

Male Veterans

28

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam278
First Gulf War149
Second Gulf War135
Korea98
World War II13

Mississippi County, Missouri Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74197
35 to 54191
75+169
55 to 64154
18 to 34133

Mississippi County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6387.96%
Black1857.41%
2 or More2112.50%

Mississippi County, Missouri Veterans by Education

3.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mississippi County, Missouri Employment Status

Mississippi County, Missouri Employment by Age

47.9%

Labor Force Participation

43.1%

Employment Rate

10%

Unemployment Rate

Mississippi County, Missouri Employment by Race

Mississippi County, Missouri Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Mississippi County, Missouri

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Charleston59475727-220-3.70%
East Prairie31763106-70-2.20%
Miner 984951-33-3.35%
Bertrand821775-46-5.60%
Wyatt319305-14-4.39%
Anniston232222-10-4.31%
Wilson City11511500.00%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990