Clarke County, Mississippi Population 2018

Clarke County, Mississippi's estimated population is 15,828 with a growth rate of -2.31% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clarke County, Mississippi is the 57th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201715,828-375-2.31%
201616,2033071.93%
201615,896-127-0.79%
201516,023-254-1.56%
201416,277-144-0.88%
201316,421-111-0.67%
201216,532-164-0.98%
201116,696-35-0.21%
201016,731-582-3.36%
199017,3133682.17%
198016,9451,89612.60%
197015,049-1,444-8.76%
196016,493-2,869-14.82%
195019,362-1,234-5.99%
194020,5969174.66%
193019,6791,7529.77%
192017,927-3,703-17.12%
191021,6303,88921.92%
190017,7411,91512.10%
189015,8268055.36%
188015,0217,516100.15%
18707,505-3,266-30.32%
186010,7715,29496.66%
18505,4772,49183.42%
18402,9860.00%

Clarke County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White10,442
Black or African American5,627
Two or More Races78
Some Other Race25
American Indian and Alaska Native16
Asian15

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

Clarke County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Clarke County, Mississippi Median Age

42


Total

40.6


Male

42.7


Female

Clarke County, Mississippi Adults

There are 12,395 adults, (2,965 of which are seniors) in Clarke County, Mississippi.

Clarke County, Mississippi Age Dependency

71.8

Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Clarke County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

8,587

53.00%

Male

7,616

47.00%

Clarke County, Mississippi Households and Families

Clarke County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clarke County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91%9%
All82.3%17.7%
Non Family79.4%20.6%
Male68.1%31.9%
Female66%34%

82.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clarke County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,5982.4582.3
Married3,1933.0191
Non Family2,0321.0879.4
Female1,1633.2566
Male2102.6568.1

3.01

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clarke County, Mississippi Households

Clarke County, Mississippi Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5294.76%
9th to 12th Grade1,67415.07%
High School Graduate3,97935.82%
Some College2,39421.55%
Associates Degree9688.71%
Bachelors Degree1,0359.32%
Graduate Degree5294.76%

Clarke County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,4666,2601,278
Black3,5652,584264
Multiple Races333318
Hispanic31154
Other Race1212
Asian77

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 54.55%.

Clarke County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,877$36,649$24,550
Less Than High School$26,325$30,096$15,707
High School Grad$30,010$37,308$20,576
Some College$30,578$36,528$24,196
Bachelors Degree$33,265$38,148$31,563
Graduate Degree$45,000$42,443$49,402

$30,877

Average Earnings

$36,649

Average Male

$24,550

Average Female

Clarke County, Mississippi Language

Clarke County, Mississippi Language by Age

Clarke County, Mississippi Language

99.44% of Clarke County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 0.56% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.30% of the population.

Clarke County, Mississippi Poverty

Clarke County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,5941,62729.08%
White10,2311,36613.35%
Hispanic1639457.67%

19.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.72%

Male Poverty Rate

21.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clarke County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clarke County, Mississippi is Hispanic, with 57.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clarke County, Mississippi is White, with 13.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.42%.

Clarke County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.53%
Some College16.04%
High School14.70%
Bachelors or Greater1.15%

Clarke County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.12%
Male Unemployed47.27%
Female Employed10.63%
Male Employed6.16%

Clarke County, Mississippi Income

Clarke County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,441$48,442
Families$47,075$57,305
Married Families$61,288$
Non Families$18,750$27,058

Clarke County, Mississippi Marital Status

Clarke County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Clarke County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Clarke County, Mississippi Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Clarke County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Clarke County, Mississippi Veterans

Clarke County, Mississippi Veterans by War

982

Number of Veterans

908

Male Veterans

74

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam320
First Gulf War211
Korea186
Second Gulf War88
World War II79

Clarke County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+281
35 to 54263
65 to 74211
55 to 64178
18 to 3449

Clarke County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7228.75%
Black2516.15%
Other975.00%
Hispanic610.17%

Clarke County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

8.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clarke County, Mississippi Employment Status

Clarke County, Mississippi Employment by Age

52.9%

Labor Force Participation

47.3%

Employment Rate

10.6%

Unemployment Rate

Clarke County, Mississippi Employment by Race

Clarke County, Mississippi Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Clarke County, Mississippi

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Quitman23232189-134-5.77%
Stonewall10881021-67-6.16%
Enterprise526499-27-5.13%
Shubuta441418-23-5.22%
Pachuta261248-13-4.98%
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