Adams County, Mississippi Population 2018

Adams County, Mississippi's estimated population is 31,003 with a growth rate of -2.34% 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
201731,003-744-2.34%
201631,7473070.98%
201631,440400.13%
201531,400-562-1.76%
201431,962-149-0.46%
201332,111-64-0.20%
201232,175-238-0.73%
201132,413-153-0.47%
201032,566-2,790-7.89%
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 American17,056
White13,522
Some Other Race708
Two or More Races386
Asian42
American Indian and Alaska Native33

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

Adams County, Mississippi 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

Adams County, Mississippi Median Age

40.4


Total

38.2


Male

42.6


Female

Adams County, Mississippi Adults

There are 24,667 adults, (5,333 of which are seniors) in Adams County, Mississippi.

Adams County, Mississippi Age Dependency

64.3

Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Adams County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

15,846

49.91%

Male

15,901

50.09%

Adams County, Mississippi Households and Families

Adams County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Adams County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.2%16.8%
Male72.2%27.8%
All63.6%36.4%
Non Family54.9%45.1%
Female44.1%55.9%

63.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Adams County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,5862.5363.6
Married4,3973.1783.2
Non Family4,0361.0754.9
Female2,7823.5344.1
Male3713.3372.2

3.27

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

2.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Adams County, Mississippi Households

Adams County, Mississippi Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,0459.23%
9th to 12th Grade2,21610.00%
High School Graduate7,63434.46%
Some College4,59120.72%
Associates Degree1,6647.51%
Bachelors Degree2,50211.29%
Graduate Degree1,5036.78%

Adams County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black10,8568,4041,714
White9,1138,2842,249
Hispanic2,0101,08745
Other Race6863768
Multiple Races20614626
Asian4232
Native American3321

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.90%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 24.68%.

Adams County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,967$32,110$25,971
Less Than High School$18,733$25,156$14,181
High School Grad$26,886$28,962$23,618
Some College$27,356$35,000$22,750
Bachelors Degree$36,103$50,000$32,108
Graduate Degree$41,218$55,337$39,537

$28,967

Average Earnings

$32,110

Average Male

$25,971

Average Female

Adams County, Mississippi Language

Adams County, Mississippi Language by Age

Adams County, Mississippi Language

91.65% of Adams County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 8.35% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.87% of the population.

Adams County, Mississippi Poverty

Adams County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black16,6016,67940.23%
White11,6181,42612.27%
Hispanic84054464.76%
Multiple34125675.07%

30.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.55%

Male Poverty Rate

32.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Adams County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 75.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Mississippi is White, with 12.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.45%.

Adams County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.30%
High School21.95%
Some College20.99%
Bachelors or Greater8.75%

Adams County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed40.19%
Female Unemployed37.72%
Female Employed18.78%
Male Employed10.39%

Adams County, Mississippi Income

Adams County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,283$47,036
Families$37,782$55,405
Married Families$59,710$76,378
Non Families$21,616$30,521

Adams County, Mississippi Marital Status

Adams County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.4%

Male Marriage Rate

37.0%

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

Adams County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Adams County, Mississippi Veterans

Adams County, Mississippi Veterans by War

1,573

Number of Veterans

1,486

Male Veterans

87

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam670
Korea237
First Gulf War203
Second Gulf War199
World War II106

Adams County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74380
35 to 54378
55 to 64377
75+364
18 to 3474

Adams County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9218.32%
Black6285.01%
2 or More249.72%
Hispanic120.58%

Adams County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

10.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Adams County, Mississippi Employment Status

Adams County, Mississippi Employment by Age

46.7%

Labor Force Participation

42%

Employment Rate

10.1%

Unemployment Rate

Adams County, Mississippi Employment by Race

Adams County, Mississippi Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Adams County, Mississippi

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Natchez1578715109-678-4.29%
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