Chickasaw County, Mississippi Population 2019

Chickasaw County, Mississippi's estimated population is 17,189 with a growth rate of -0.26% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Chickasaw County, Mississippi is the 54th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201817,171-18-0.10%
201717,189-44-0.26%
201617,233-168-0.97%
201517,401-1-0.01%
201417,402190.11%
201317,383-117-0.67%
201217,5000.00%
201117,500600.34%
201017,440-645-3.57%
199018,0852321.30%
198017,8531,0486.24%
197016,805-86-0.51%
196016,891-2,060-10.87%
195018,951-2,476-11.56%
194021,4275922.84%
193020,835-1,377-6.20%
192022,212-634-2.78%
191022,8462,95414.85%
190019,89210.01%
189019,8911,98611.09%
188017,905-1,994-10.02%
187019,8993,47321.14%
186016,426570.35%
185016,36913,414453.94%
18402,9550.00%

How Many People Live in Chickasaw County, Mississippi?

17,189

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,288
Black or African American7,492
Two or More Races342
Some Other Race142
American Indian and Alaska Native23
Asian18

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2019

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Median Age

37


Total

35.5


Male

38.4


Female

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Adults

There are 12,985 adults, (2,746 of whom are seniors) in Chickasaw County, Mississippi.

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Age Dependency

69

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

8,912

51.50%

Male

8,393

48.50%

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Households and Families

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.8%11.2%
Male75.3%24.7%
All70.8%29.2%
Non Family59.2%40.8%
Female47.7%52.3%

70.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4542.6370.8
Married2,9173.2488.8
Non Family2,0041.0959.2
Female1,2943.3847.7
Male2394.2375.3

3.22

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0949.66%
9th to 12th Grade1,79215.82%
High School Graduate4,13436.50%
Some College2,04418.05%
Associates Degree9298.20%
Bachelors Degree1,0098.91%
Graduate Degree3242.86%

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,2384,924950
Black4,5443,240344
Hispanic3409711
Multiple Races21119028
Other Race5831
Native American185
Asian1818

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 white people with a rate of 15.23%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,987$33,469$22,544
Less Than High School$26,175$32,174$20,250
High School Grad$28,217$35,357$21,892
Some College$26,710$28,710$23,142
Bachelors Degree$33,281$38,242$27,833
Graduate Degree$55,294$63,021$50,529

$27,987

Average Earnings

$33,469

Average Male

$22,544

Average Female

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Language

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Language by Age

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Language

96.39% of Chickasaw County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 3.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.37% of the population.

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Poverty

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black7,3532,43833.16%
White8,6051,37916.03%
Hispanic749608.01%
Multiple338113.25%
Native231043.48%

22.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.07%

Male Poverty Rate

26.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chickasaw County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chickasaw County, Mississippi is Native, with 43.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chickasaw County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 3.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.48%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.85%
High School19.16%
Some College10.80%
Bachelors or Greater4.42%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed82.91%
Male Unemployed32.38%
Female Employed13.18%
Male Employed5.85%

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Income

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,579$50,067
Families$44,297$58,767
Married Families$60,107-
Non Families$18,291$28,140

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Marital Status

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

41.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Chickasaw 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 45-54.

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Veterans

631

Number of Veterans

583

Male Veterans

48

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam292
Korea94
Second Gulf War44
World War II32
First Gulf War17

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5036.93%
Black1122.08%
2 or More167.41%

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

6.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Employment Status

54%

Labor Force Participation

49.9%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Chickasaw County, Mississippi

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Houston36233524-99-2.73%
Okolona27122618-94-3.47%
New Houlka626609-17-2.72%
Woodland125122-3-2.40%
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