Humphreys County, Mississippi Population 2019

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%
20168,594-109-1.25%
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 American6,556
White1,878
Some Other Race143
Two or More Races73
Asian14
American Indian and Alaska Native14

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

Humphreys County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2019

100200300400 Male Population100200300400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Humphreys County, Mississippi Median Age

36.4


Total

33.2


Male

38.4


Female

Humphreys County, Mississippi Adults

There are 6,325 adults, (1,298 of whom are seniors) in Humphreys County, Mississippi.

Humphreys County, Mississippi Age Dependency

72.6

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Humphreys County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

4,570

52.66%

Male

4,108

47.34%

Humphreys County, Mississippi Households and Families

Humphreys County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Humphreys County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.9%27.1%
All58.2%41.8%
Non Family53.6%46.4%
Female52.4%47.6%
Male45.6%54.4%

58.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Humphreys County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1192.7558.2
Non Family1,1441.1453.6
Female9793.9152.4
Married8603.3672.9
Male1364.1845.6

3.54

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

4.7%

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 Grade60610.95%
9th to 12th Grade1,14920.77%
High School Graduate1,71831.06%
Some College1,03918.78%
Associates Degree2674.83%
Bachelors Degree4257.68%
Graduate Degree3285.93%

Humphreys County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black3,9472,497436
White1,4231,213306
Hispanic12835
Other Race7035
Multiple Races336
Native American1414
Asian141211

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 78.57%.

Humphreys County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,371$29,182$16,069
Less Than High School$17,929$22,212$14,007
High School Grad$20,191$27,091$15,514
Some College$30,154$46,667$14,160
Bachelors Degree$26,319$55,833$21,779
Graduate Degree$35,368$28,833$37,426

$22,371

Average Earnings

$29,182

Average Male

$16,069

Average Female

Humphreys County, Mississippi Language

Humphreys County, Mississippi Language by Age

Humphreys County, Mississippi Language

98.26% of Humphreys County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 1.74% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.61% of the population.

Humphreys County, Mississippi Poverty

Humphreys County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6,5013,07847.35%
White1,80733518.54%
Hispanic2415623.24%
Other1362921.32%

40.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

38.88%

Male Poverty Rate

41.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Humphreys County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Humphreys County, Mississippi is Black, with 47.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Humphreys County, Mississippi is White, with 18.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.17%.

Humphreys County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School44.70%
Some College31.30%
High School31.23%
Bachelors or Greater18.02%

Humphreys County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed71.12%
Male Unemployed60.31%
Female Employed24.57%
Male Employed11.65%

Humphreys County, Mississippi Income

Humphreys County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,188$41,432
Families$31,397$47,085
Married Families$52,143$
Non Families$16,733$29,772

Humphreys County, Mississippi Marital Status

Humphreys County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

27.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.2%

Male Marriage Rate

24.6%

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


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

Humphreys County, Mississippi Veterans

Humphreys County, Mississippi Veterans by War

258

Number of Veterans

237

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam98
First Gulf War34
Korea28
Second Gulf War26
World War II12

Humphreys County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 6496
75+66
35 to 5441
65 to 7440
18 to 3415

Humphreys County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black1783.91%
White774.84%
Asian321.43%
Hispanic21.16%

Humphreys County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

17.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Humphreys County, Mississippi Employment Status

Humphreys County, Mississippi Employment by Age

52.3%

Labor Force Participation

41.3%

Employment Rate

21.1%

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