Humphreys County, Mississippi Population 2018

Humphreys County, Mississippi's estimated population is 8,342 with a growth rate of -2.93% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Humphreys County, Mississippi is the 75th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20178,342-252-2.93%
20168,594-228-2.58%
20168,8221191.37%
20158,703-87-0.99%
20148,790-173-1.93%
20138,963-250-2.71%
20129,213-103-1.11%
20119,316-19-0.20%
20109,335-2,799-23.07%
199012,134-1,797-12.90%
198013,931-670-4.59%
197014,601-4,492-23.53%
196019,093-4,022-17.40%
195023,115-3,142-11.97%
194026,2571,5286.18%
193024,7295,53728.85%
192019,1920.00%

Humphreys County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American6,698
White1,936
Two or More Races93
Some Other Race77
Asian9
American Indian and Alaska Native9

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

Humphreys 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

Humphreys County, Mississippi Median Age

35.6


Total

32.8


Male

37.7


Female

Humphreys County, Mississippi Adults

There are 6,396 adults, (1,244 of which are seniors) in Humphreys County, Mississippi.

Humphreys County, Mississippi Age Dependency

71.1

Age Dependency Ratio

24.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Humphreys County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

4,645

52.65%

Male

4,177

47.35%

Humphreys County, Mississippi Households and Families

Humphreys County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Humphreys County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.1%28.9%
All56.6%43.4%
Non Family54.4%45.6%
Female49.5%50.5%
Male30.7%69.3%

56.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Humphreys County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0582.8656.6
Non Family1,1431.1354.4
Female8824.1449.5
Married8803.5471.1
Male1534.4230.7

3.72

Average Family Size

2.86

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Humphreys County, Mississippi Households

Humphreys County, Mississippi Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade66311.88%
9th to 12th Grade1,27422.84%
High School Graduate1,53727.55%
Some College1,07919.34%
Associates Degree2484.45%
Bachelors Degree4768.53%
Graduate Degree3025.41%

Humphreys County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black3,9932,450440
White1,4581,166329
Hispanic12199
Multiple Races448
Other Race25
Native American99
Asian999

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Humphreys County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,071$26,966$16,167
Less Than High School$16,291$17,195$13,542
High School Grad$18,068$28,958$15,259
Some College$26,205$44,792$16,042
Bachelors Degree$27,067$78,125$22,273
Graduate Degree$31,328$$37,891

$21,071

Average Earnings

$26,966

Average Male

$16,167

Average Female

Humphreys County, Mississippi Language

Humphreys County, Mississippi Language by Age

Humphreys County, Mississippi Language

98.52% of Humphreys County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 1.48% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.38% of the population.

Humphreys County, Mississippi Poverty

Humphreys County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6,6273,28149.51%
White1,86136519.61%
Hispanic2377832.91%
Other772735.06%

42.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

42.41%

Male Poverty Rate

42.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Humphreys County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Humphreys County, Mississippi is Black, with 49.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Humphreys County, Mississippi is White, with 19.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 49.46%.

Humphreys County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School48.09%
Some College34.37%
High School31.79%
Bachelors or Greater18.37%

Humphreys County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed74.51%
Male Unemployed70.82%
Female Employed23.65%
Male Employed12.41%

Humphreys County, Mississippi Income

Humphreys County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$23,442$37,496
Families$30,013$43,141
Married Families$46,705$
Non Families$15,299$26,020

Humphreys County, Mississippi Marital Status

Humphreys County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

28.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.7%

Male Marriage Rate

27.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Humphreys County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Humphreys County, Mississippi Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Humphreys County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Humphreys County, Mississippi Veterans

Humphreys County, Mississippi Veterans by War

308

Number of Veterans

270

Male Veterans

38

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam119
Korea38
Second Gulf War34
First Gulf War20
World War II13

Humphreys County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+93
55 to 6493
65 to 7445
35 to 5445
18 to 3432

Humphreys County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black1673.60%
White1398.49%
Hispanic42.56%
Asian222.22%

Humphreys County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

23.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Humphreys County, Mississippi Employment Status

Humphreys County, Mississippi Employment by Age

52.5%

Labor Force Participation

39.3%

Employment Rate

25.1%

Unemployment Rate

Humphreys County, Mississippi Employment by Race

Humphreys County, Mississippi Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Humphreys County, Mississippi

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Belzoni22352029-206-9.22%
Isola713652-61-8.56%
Silver City322295-27-8.39%
Louise199182-17-8.54%
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