Calhoun County, Mississippi Population 2019

Calhoun County, Mississippi's estimated population is 14,525 with a growth rate of -0.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Calhoun County, Mississippi is the 59th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201814,436-89-0.61%
201714,525-30-0.21%
201614,555-84-0.57%
201514,639-63-0.43%
201414,702-10-0.07%
201314,712-121-0.82%
201214,833-77-0.52%
201114,910-61-0.41%
201014,971630.42%
199014,908-756-4.83%
198015,6641,0417.12%
197014,623-1,318-8.27%
196015,941-2,428-13.22%
195018,369-2,524-12.08%
194020,8932,81315.56%
193018,0801,2577.47%
192016,823-903-5.09%
191017,7261,2147.35%
190016,5121,82412.42%
189014,6881,1968.86%
188013,4922,93127.75%
187010,5611,04310.96%
18609,5180.00%

How Many People Live in Calhoun County, Mississippi?

14,525

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,786
Black or African American3,984
Some Other Race540
Two or More Races239
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander38
Asian30

Calhoun County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2019

Calhoun County, Mississippi Median Age

40.5


Total

39.4


Male

41.5


Female

Calhoun County, Mississippi Adults

There are 11,092 adults, (2,580 of whom are seniors) in Calhoun County, Mississippi.

Calhoun County, Mississippi Age Dependency

71.7

Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Calhoun County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

7,623

52.15%

Male

6,994

47.85%

Calhoun County, Mississippi Households and Families

Calhoun County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Calhoun County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
All71.2%28.8%
Non Family64.3%35.7%
Male62.6%37.4%
Female53.3%46.7%

71.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,8532.4671.2
Married2,5723.0984.5
Non Family1,9421.1164.3
Female1,0023.2653.3
Male3373.0262.6

3.03

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Calhoun County, Mississippi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8488.56%
9th to 12th Grade1,59416.09%
High School Graduate3,55735.90%
Some College1,93019.48%
Associates Degree8668.74%
Bachelors Degree5795.84%
Graduate Degree5345.39%

Calhoun County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,8945,445978
Black2,6231,871127
Hispanic3431054
Other Race23570
Asian3030
Multiple Races22194

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 multiple races people with a rate of 18.18%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,497$32,458$24,619
Less Than High School$21,643$25,278$11,964
High School Grad$26,209$30,972$21,373
Some College$28,017$35,179$24,093
Bachelors Degree$46,719$51,346$43,561
Graduate Degree$48,668$77,644$47,083

$27,497

Average Earnings

$32,458

Average Male

$24,619

Average Female

Calhoun County, Mississippi Language

Calhoun County, Mississippi Language by Age

Calhoun County, Mississippi Language

94.65% of Calhoun County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 5.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.85% of the population.

Calhoun County, Mississippi Poverty

Calhoun County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,2831,81119.51%
Black3,9111,37935.26%
Hispanic78549963.57%
Other49627054.44%
Multiple23214763.36%
Asian30516.67%

26.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.43%

Male Poverty Rate

29.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Calhoun County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Calhoun County, Mississippi is Hispanic, with 63.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Calhoun County, Mississippi is Asian, with 16.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.03%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.45%
High School23.11%
Some College17.19%
Bachelors or Greater2.34%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed55.33%
Male Unemployed32.98%
Female Employed14.51%
Male Employed10.08%

Calhoun County, Mississippi Income

Calhoun County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,370$42,919
Families$43,207$51,066
Married Families$51,381-
Non Families$18,050$23,511

Calhoun County, Mississippi Marital Status

Calhoun County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.6%

Male Marriage Rate

41.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Calhoun County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Calhoun 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.

Calhoun County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Calhoun County, Mississippi Veterans

505

Number of Veterans

460

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam217
First Gulf War59
Korea55
Second Gulf War55
World War II49

Calhoun County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4115.35%
Black802.64%
Asian1446.67%

Calhoun County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

8.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Calhoun County, Mississippi Employment Status

50%

Labor Force Participation

45.8%

Employment Rate

8.4%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Calhoun County, Mississippi

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Bruce19391887-52-2.68%
Calhoun City17741725-49-2.76%
Vardaman13161291-25-1.90%
Derma10251000-25-2.44%
Pittsboro202197-5-2.48%
Big Creek154150-4-2.60%
Slate Springs110107-3-2.73%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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