Coahoma County, Mississippi Population 2018

Coahoma County, Mississippi's estimated population is 23,154 with a growth rate of -6.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Coahoma County, Mississippi is the 41st largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201723,154-1,650-6.65%
201624,8049844.13%
201623,820-661-2.70%
201524,481-361-1.45%
201424,842-339-1.35%
201325,181-432-1.69%
201225,613-233-0.90%
201125,846-260-1.00%
201026,106-5,559-17.56%
199031,665-5,253-14.23%
198036,918-3,529-8.72%
197040,447-5,765-12.48%
196046,212-3,149-6.38%
195049,3611,0282.13%
194048,3332,0064.33%
193046,3274,81611.60%
192041,5117,29421.32%
191034,2177,92430.14%
190026,2937,95143.35%
189018,3424,77435.19%
188013,5686,42489.92%
18707,1445388.14%
18606,6063,826137.63%
18502,7801,490115.50%
18401,2900.00%

Coahoma County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American19,158
White5,460
Two or More Races109
Asian63
American Indian and Alaska Native9
Some Other Race5

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

Coahoma 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

Coahoma County, Mississippi Median Age

33.9


Total

31.5


Male

35.7


Female

Coahoma County, Mississippi Adults

There are 17,908 adults, (3,299 of which are seniors) in Coahoma County, Mississippi.

Coahoma County, Mississippi Age Dependency

69.7

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Coahoma County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

13,328

53.73%

Male

11,476

46.27%

Coahoma County, Mississippi Households and Families

Coahoma County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Coahoma County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.8%24.2%
All52.6%47.4%
Non Family49.2%50.8%
Male43.8%56.2%
Female35%65%

52.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Coahoma County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,0842.6552.6
Non Family3,0821.1249.2
Female2,7693.7435
Married2,7353.1675.8
Male4983.2443.8

3.34

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Coahoma County, Mississippi Households

Coahoma County, Mississippi Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4299.41%
9th to 12th Grade1,98413.06%
High School Graduate4,00226.35%
Some College3,49222.99%
Associates Degree1,66310.95%
Bachelors Degree1,81611.96%
Graduate Degree8005.27%

Coahoma County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black10,9588,2431,553
White4,1683,4921,062
Hispanic494933
Asian2418
Multiple Races103
Native American9
Other Race331

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 67.35%.

Coahoma County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,108$26,352$21,517
Less Than High School$17,938$19,331$15,880
High School Grad$19,838$23,725$17,845
Some College$22,799$28,707$19,448
Bachelors Degree$35,309$50,633$32,674
Graduate Degree$50,671$52,199$38,958

$24,108

Average Earnings

$26,352

Average Male

$21,517

Average Female

Coahoma County, Mississippi Language

Coahoma County, Mississippi Language by Age

Coahoma County, Mississippi Language

98.59% of Coahoma County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 1.41% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.55% of the population.

Coahoma County, Mississippi Poverty

Coahoma County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black18,8127,94842.25%
White5,26455010.45%
Multiple1013938.61%
Hispanic5147.84%
Other5480.00%

35.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.86%

Male Poverty Rate

37.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Coahoma County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Coahoma County, Mississippi is Other, with 80.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Coahoma County, Mississippi is Hispanic, with 7.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.91%.

Coahoma County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.73%
High School34.03%
Some College23.36%
Bachelors or Greater8.23%

Coahoma County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed72.92%
Male Unemployed46.47%
Female Employed18.95%
Male Employed11.92%

Coahoma County, Mississippi Income

Coahoma County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,217$42,030
Families$33,070$47,656
Married Families$55,295$
Non Families$18,814$28,392

Coahoma County, Mississippi Marital Status

Coahoma County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.7%

Male Marriage Rate

28.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Coahoma County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Coahoma 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.

Coahoma County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Coahoma County, Mississippi Veterans

Coahoma County, Mississippi Veterans by War

1,131

Number of Veterans

1,015

Male Veterans

116

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam383
First Gulf War279
Second Gulf War161
Korea104
World War II51

Coahoma County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54340
65 to 74267
55 to 64239
75+204
18 to 3481

Coahoma County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black7865.91%
White3457.60%

Coahoma County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

16.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Coahoma County, Mississippi Employment Status

Coahoma County, Mississippi Employment by Age

58%

Labor Force Participation

45.7%

Employment Rate

21.1%

Unemployment Rate

Coahoma County, Mississippi Employment by Race

Coahoma County, Mississippi Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Coahoma County, Mississippi

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Clarksdale1796016272-1688-9.40%
Jonestown13001172-128-9.85%
Friars Point12001082-118-9.83%
Coahoma377343-34-9.02%
Lyon350319-31-8.86%
Lula298272-26-8.72%
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