Itawamba County, Mississippi Population 2018

Itawamba County, Mississippi's estimated population is 23,508 with a growth rate of 0.45% 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
201723,439-69-0.29%
201723,5081050.45%
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
White21,354
Black or African American1,801
Some Other Race123
Two or More Races113
Asian39
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander7
American Indian and Alaska Native2

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

Itawamba County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Itawamba County, Mississippi Median Age

39.8


Total

37.6


Male

41.9


Female

Itawamba County, Mississippi Adults

There are 18,263 adults, (3,913 of whom are seniors) in Itawamba County, Mississippi.

Itawamba County, Mississippi Age Dependency

63.3

Age Dependency Ratio

27.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Itawamba County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

11,788

50.29%

Male

11,651

49.71%

Itawamba County, Mississippi Households and Families

Itawamba County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Itawamba County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.9%16.1%
All75.3%24.7%
Non Family68.4%31.6%
Female64.3%35.7%
Male53.8%46.2%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Itawamba County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,8132.5475.3
Married4,6213.183.9
Non Family2,6061.1168.4
Female1,1703.2164.3
Male4163.3153.8

3.05

Average Family Size

2.54

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 Grade1,1127.10%
9th to 12th Grade2,37515.17%
High School Graduate4,72030.14%
Some College3,95425.25%
Associates Degree1,4699.38%
Bachelors Degree1,2758.14%
Graduate Degree7534.81%

Itawamba County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,48311,2551,861
Black973802108
Hispanic21613836
Other Race863736
Asian312611
Multiple Races292412
Native American22

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 41.86%.

Itawamba County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,966$35,563$25,522
Less Than High School$26,303$31,181$18,418
High School Grad$25,523$30,775$19,575
Some College$31,945$37,143$26,499
Bachelors Degree$45,859$54,337$37,756
Graduate Degree$50,671$68,171$42,057

$30,966

Average Earnings

$35,563

Average Male

$25,522

Average Female

Itawamba County, Mississippi Language

Itawamba County, Mississippi Language by Age

Itawamba County, Mississippi Language

98.04% of Itawamba County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 1.96% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.02% of the population.

Itawamba County, Mississippi Poverty

Itawamba County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,5593,60517.53%
Black1,41838427.08%
Hispanic3317622.96%
Asian2626100.00%
Other1232117.07%
Multiple1131614.16%

18.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.58%

Male Poverty Rate

19.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Itawamba County, Mississippi

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Itawamba County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 14.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.07%.

Itawamba County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.16%
High School18.29%
Some College11.58%
Bachelors or Greater3.83%

Itawamba County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed45.58%
Female Unemployed18.04%
Female Employed10.15%
Male Employed6.30%

Itawamba County, Mississippi Income

Itawamba County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,358$54,103
Families$49,708$62,691
Married Families$60,026$
Non Families$18,767$30,930

Itawamba County, Mississippi Marital Status

Itawamba County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.4%

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


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

Itawamba County, Mississippi Veterans

Itawamba County, Mississippi Veterans by War

1,308

Number of Veterans

1,236

Male Veterans

72

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam492
Second Gulf War210
Korea182
First Gulf War149
World War II40

Itawamba County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+341
65 to 74330
55 to 64261
35 to 54237
18 to 34139

Itawamba County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2657.59%
Black402.81%
Indian2100.00%
Other11.04%

Itawamba County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

15.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Itawamba County, Mississippi Employment Status

Itawamba County, Mississippi Employment by Age

52.9%

Labor Force Participation

49.6%

Employment Rate

6.1%

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