Coahoma County, Mississippi Population 2018

Coahoma County, Mississippi's estimated population is 23,154 with a growth rate of -2.80% 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
201724,2961,1424.93%
201723,154-666-2.80%
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 American18,756
White5,247
Asian132
Two or More Races124
American Indian and Alaska Native30
Some Other Race7

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Coahoma County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Coahoma County, Mississippi Median Age

34


Total

31.6


Male

35.7


Female

Coahoma County, Mississippi Adults

There are 17,541 adults, (3,327 of whom are seniors) in Coahoma County, Mississippi.

Coahoma County, Mississippi Age Dependency

70.9

Age Dependency Ratio

23.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Coahoma County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

13,094

53.89%

Male

11,202

46.11%

Coahoma County, Mississippi Households and Families

Coahoma County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Coahoma County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73%27%
All51.2%48.8%
Male50.2%49.8%
Non Family48.4%51.6%
Female32.8%67.2%

51.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Coahoma County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,9692.6351.2
Non Family2,9921.148.4
Female2,7523.6432.8
Married2,7353.1173
Male4903.4750.2

3.31

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

4.7%

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 Grade1,2928.67%
9th to 12th Grade1,91812.88%
High School Graduate4,00826.91%
Some College3,37722.67%
Associates Degree1,77611.92%
Bachelors Degree1,71911.54%
Graduate Degree8055.40%

Coahoma County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black10,7788,2351,520
White4,0073,4211,002
Asian6016
Native American30
Hispanic26262
Multiple Races125
Other Race552

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 40.00%.

Coahoma County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,213$29,866$20,647
Less Than High School$19,785$23,843$17,750
High School Grad$19,702$22,643$17,723
Some College$22,775$32,420$17,731
Bachelors Degree$36,477$41,357$34,518
Graduate Degree$42,212$56,250$40,104

$24,213

Average Earnings

$29,866

Average Male

$20,647

Average Female

Coahoma County, Mississippi Language

Coahoma County, Mississippi Language by Age

Coahoma County, Mississippi Language

98.75% of Coahoma County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 1.25% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.51% of the population.

Coahoma County, Mississippi Poverty

Coahoma County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black18,4577,85142.54%
White5,01662512.46%
Asian1245342.74%
Multiple1153631.30%
Hispanic353085.71%
Native301756.67%
Other7571.43%

36.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

34.73%

Male Poverty Rate

37.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Coahoma County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Coahoma County, Mississippi is Hispanic, with 85.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Coahoma County, Mississippi is White, with 12.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.65%.

Coahoma County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School39.40%
High School34.72%
Some College25.33%
Bachelors or Greater10.66%

Coahoma County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed66.88%
Male Unemployed59.21%
Female Employed20.53%
Male Employed11.09%

Coahoma County, Mississippi Income

Coahoma County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,728$43,464
Families$33,224$48,765
Married Families$54,942$
Non Families$18,459$30,460

Coahoma County, Mississippi Marital Status

Coahoma County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.4%

Male Marriage Rate

29.0%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Coahoma County, Mississippi Veterans

Coahoma County, Mississippi Veterans by War

1,110

Number of Veterans

947

Male Veterans

163

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam394
First Gulf War257
Second Gulf War176
Korea87
World War II34

Coahoma County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54295
55 to 64261
65 to 74244
75+197
18 to 34113

Coahoma County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black8076.19%
White2946.74%
Asian913.24%

Coahoma County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

16.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Coahoma County, Mississippi Employment Status

Coahoma County, Mississippi Employment by Age

56.9%

Labor Force Participation

46%

Employment Rate

19%

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