Adams County, Mississippi Population 2019

Adams County, Mississippi's estimated population is 31,337 with a growth rate of -0.72% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Adams County, Mississippi is the 27th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201831,192-145-0.46%
201731,337-226-0.72%
201631,563-7-0.02%
201531,570-502-1.57%
201432,072-44-0.14%
201332,116-77-0.24%
201232,193-240-0.74%
201132,433-143-0.44%
201032,576-2,780-7.86%
199035,356-2,679-7.04%
198038,0357421.99%
197037,293-437-1.16%
196037,7305,47416.97%
195032,2565,01818.42%
194027,2383,67415.59%
193023,5641,3816.23%
192022,183-3,082-12.20%
191025,265-4,846-16.09%
190030,1114,08015.67%
189026,0313,38214.93%
188022,6493,56518.68%
187019,084-1,081-5.36%
186020,1651,5648.41%
185018,601-833-4.29%
184019,4344,49730.11%
183014,9372,86123.69%
182012,0762,07420.74%
181010,0025,342114.64%
18004,6600.00%

Adams County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American16,798
White13,449
Some Other Race538
Two or More Races523
Asian197
American Indian and Alaska Native78

Adams County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2019

Adams County, Mississippi Median Age

40.3


Total

38


Male

41.9


Female

Adams County, Mississippi Adults

There are 24,276 adults, (5,454 of whom are seniors) in Adams County, Mississippi.

Adams County, Mississippi Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Adams County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

15,903

50.35%

Male

15,680

49.65%

Adams County, Mississippi Households and Families

Adams County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Adams County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.2%18.8%
Male78.7%21.3%
All62.5%37.5%
Non Family54.7%45.3%
Female43.7%56.3%

62.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,5092.5362.5
Married4,1733.1481.2
Non Family4,0721.0954.7
Female2,8413.5643.7
Male4233.4778.7

3.26

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Adams County, Mississippi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,0489.38%
9th to 12th Grade2,41811.08%
High School Graduate7,58734.76%
Some College4,36820.01%
Associates Degree1,6107.38%
Bachelors Degree2,32710.66%
Graduate Degree1,4716.74%

Adams County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black10,7738,4071,535
White8,9427,7772,200
Hispanic1,83597541
Other Race5312408
Multiple Races20517245
Asian11775
Native American5440

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.97%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 24.60%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,588$30,385$25,237
Less Than High School$19,609$26,071$13,519
High School Grad$23,446$26,855$18,919
Some College$27,784$32,281$23,087
Bachelors Degree$33,784$41,969$31,326
Graduate Degree$39,735$54,844$36,641

$27,588

Average Earnings

$30,385

Average Male

$25,237

Average Female

Adams County, Mississippi Language

Adams County, Mississippi Language by Age

Adams County, Mississippi Language

90.52% of Adams County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 9.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.78% of the population.

Adams County, Mississippi Poverty

Adams County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black16,3686,78941.48%
White11,0551,80116.29%
Hispanic1,25387069.43%
Multiple47429361.81%
Asian18115686.19%
Native4141100.00%

34.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.64%

Male Poverty Rate

36.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Adams County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Mississippi is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Mississippi is White, with 16.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.96%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.30%
High School25.43%
Some College22.90%
Bachelors or Greater10.61%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed57.04%
Female Unemployed41.68%
Female Employed18.46%
Male Employed10.70%

Adams County, Mississippi Income

Adams County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,359$46,234
Families$35,019$55,102
Married Families$54,226-
Non Families$21,500$29,284

Adams County, Mississippi Marital Status

Adams County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.8%

Male Marriage Rate

35.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Adams County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Adams County, Mississippi 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.

Adams County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Adams County, Mississippi Veterans

1,469

Number of Veterans

1,345

Male Veterans

124

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam551
Korea173
Second Gulf War161
First Gulf War146
World War II101

Adams County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8367.68%
Black6134.95%
Hispanic251.34%
2 or More207.69%

Adams County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

11.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Adams County, Mississippi Employment Status

45.5%

Labor Force Participation

40.4%

Employment Rate

10.9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Adams County, Mississippi

  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