Itawamba County, Mississippi Population 2018

Itawamba County, Mississippi's estimated population is 23,508 with a growth rate of -0.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Itawamba County, Mississippi is the 40th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201723,508-3-0.01%
201623,5111080.46%
201623,403-115-0.49%
201523,5181240.53%
201423,394240.10%
201323,370700.30%
201223,300320.14%
201123,268-151-0.64%
201023,4193,40217.00%
199020,017-501-2.44%
198020,5183,67121.79%
197016,8471,76711.72%
196015,080-2,136-12.41%
195017,216-2,706-13.58%
194019,9221,6979.31%
193018,2252,57816.48%
192015,6471,1217.72%
191014,5269827.25%
190013,5441,83615.68%
189011,7081,0459.80%
188010,6632,85136.50%
18707,812-9,883-55.85%
186017,6954,16730.80%
185013,5288,153151.68%
18405,3750.00%

Itawamba County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White21,481
Black or African American1,608
Two or More Races222
Some Other Race135
Asian58
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6
American Indian and Alaska Native1

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

Itawamba 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

Itawamba County, Mississippi Median Age

40


Total

37.6


Male

42.1


Female

Itawamba County, Mississippi Adults

There are 18,268 adults, (3,973 of which are seniors) in Itawamba County, Mississippi.

Itawamba County, Mississippi Age Dependency

64.6

Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Itawamba County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

11,868

50.48%

Male

11,643

49.52%

Itawamba County, Mississippi Households and Families

Itawamba County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Itawamba County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
All75.5%24.5%
Non Family71.7%28.3%
Female60%40%
Male59.1%40.9%

75.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Itawamba County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,8582.5375.5
Married4,5983.0983.1
Non Family2,6611.1271.7
Female1,1133.2860
Male4863.2959.1

3.06

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Itawamba County, Mississippi Households

Itawamba County, Mississippi Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2177.77%
9th to 12th Grade2,57116.42%
High School Graduate4,68429.92%
Some College3,69923.63%
Associates Degree1,4279.12%
Bachelors Degree1,3588.67%
Graduate Degree6994.47%

Itawamba County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,57211,0711,917
Black90366875
Hispanic14710830
Other Race703130
Asian504520
Multiple Races463815

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 90.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 42.86%.

Itawamba County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,230$33,178$24,360
Less Than High School$24,554$27,833$18,151
High School Grad$24,655$30,521$16,743
Some College$31,101$36,087$26,215
Bachelors Degree$45,479$51,760$38,705
Graduate Degree$51,277$69,500$45,204

$30,230

Average Earnings

$33,178

Average Male

$24,360

Average Female

Itawamba County, Mississippi Language

Itawamba County, Mississippi Language by Age

Itawamba County, Mississippi Language

98.00% of Itawamba County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 2.00% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.97% of the population.

Itawamba County, Mississippi Poverty

Itawamba County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,6933,92218.95%
Black1,24041633.55%
Hispanic33012437.58%
Multiple2225725.68%
Other1292519.38%
Asian452453.33%
Native11100.00%

20.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.18%

Male Poverty Rate

21.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Itawamba County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Itawamba County, Mississippi is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Itawamba County, Mississippi is White, with 18.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.21%.

Itawamba County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.09%
High School18.89%
Some College12.18%
Bachelors or Greater5.97%

Itawamba County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed45.88%
Female Unemployed25.34%
Female Employed9.45%
Male Employed6.26%

Itawamba County, Mississippi Income

Itawamba County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,380$50,657
Families$43,834$58,585
Married Families$53,204$
Non Families$18,020$30,145

Itawamba County, Mississippi Marital Status

Itawamba County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Itawamba County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Itawamba County, Mississippi Marriage

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

Itawamba County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Itawamba County, Mississippi Veterans

Itawamba County, Mississippi Veterans by War

1,358

Number of Veterans

1,248

Male Veterans

110

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam476
Second Gulf War180
Korea171
First Gulf War146
World War II65

Itawamba County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74364
75+359
55 to 64269
35 to 54224
18 to 34142

Itawamba County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3107.83%
Black403.04%
2 or More710.61%
Other11.18%

Itawamba County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

14.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Itawamba County, Mississippi Employment Status

Itawamba County, Mississippi Employment by Age

52.9%

Labor Force Participation

49.1%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Itawamba County, Mississippi Employment by Race

Itawamba County, Mississippi Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Itawamba County, Mississippi

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Fulton395540661112.81%
Mantachie11441132-12-1.05%
Tremont465464-1-0.22%
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