Jasper County, Mississippi Population 2018

Jasper County, Mississippi's estimated population is 16,582 with a growth rate of 0.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jasper County, Mississippi is the 55th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201716,582440.27%
201616,538-53-0.32%
201616,591430.26%
201516,548190.11%
201416,529420.25%
201316,487-66-0.40%
201216,553-297-1.76%
201116,850-157-0.92%
201017,007-107-0.63%
199017,114-151-0.87%
198017,2651,2717.95%
197015,994-915-5.41%
196016,909-2,003-10.59%
195018,912-572-2.94%
194019,4848504.56%
193018,6341260.68%
192018,508100.05%
191018,4983,10420.16%
190015,3946094.12%
189014,7852,65921.93%
188012,1261,24211.41%
187010,884-123-1.12%
186011,0074,82377.99%
18506,1842,22656.24%
18403,9580.00%

Jasper County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American8,859
White7,576
Two or More Races81
Some Other Race17
Asian4
American Indian and Alaska Native1

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

Jasper 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

Jasper County, Mississippi Median Age

41.6


Total

40.4


Male

42.5


Female

Jasper County, Mississippi Adults

There are 12,701 adults, (3,010 of which are seniors) in Jasper County, Mississippi.

Jasper County, Mississippi Age Dependency

70.5

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Jasper County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

8,500

51.40%

Male

8,038

48.60%

Jasper County, Mississippi Households and Families

Jasper County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jasper County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.2%6.8%
All83.4%16.6%
Non Family76%24%
Male74.6%25.4%
Female69.3%30.7%

83.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jasper County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,7712.4383.4
Married3,4742.8993.2
Non Family1,6411.0376
Female1,3652.9669.3
Male2912.3874.6

2.85

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

1.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jasper County, Mississippi Households

Jasper County, Mississippi Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4063.60%
9th to 12th Grade1,48613.19%
High School Graduate4,24337.67%
Some College2,44721.72%
Associates Degree1,14410.16%
Bachelors Degree9878.76%
Graduate Degree5524.90%

Jasper County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black5,6364,576588
White5,5884,780951
Hispanic19
Multiple Races1917
Other Race17
Asian4
Native American1

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 89.47%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 17.02%.

Jasper County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,988$35,020$25,716
Less Than High School$20,208$$14,833
High School Grad$29,226$37,617$20,304
Some College$26,927$30,742$26,127
Bachelors Degree$35,508$46,012$31,107
Graduate Degree$41,633$45,288$40,648

$29,988

Average Earnings

$35,020

Average Male

$25,716

Average Female

Jasper County, Mississippi Language

Jasper County, Mississippi Language by Age

Jasper County, Mississippi Language

99.24% of Jasper County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 0.76% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.52% of the population.

Jasper County, Mississippi Poverty

Jasper County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,8272,43027.53%
White7,5221,13615.10%
Hispanic5454100.00%
Multiple811822.22%
Other1717100.00%
Asian44100.00%
Native11100.00%

22.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.07%

Male Poverty Rate

23.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jasper County, Mississippi

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jasper County, Mississippi is White, with 15.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.21%.

Jasper County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.53%
High School18.38%
Some College15.45%
Bachelors or Greater2.73%

Jasper County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed39.10%
Female Unemployed36.96%
Male Employed7.16%
Female Employed6.68%

Jasper County, Mississippi Income

Jasper County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,993$47,992
Families$42,284$53,377
Married Families$50,509$
Non Families$14,337$29,108

Jasper County, Mississippi Marital Status

Jasper County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Jasper County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Jasper 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.

Jasper County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Jasper County, Mississippi Veterans

Jasper County, Mississippi Veterans by War

1,160

Number of Veterans

1,132

Male Veterans

28

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam453
First Gulf War142
Second Gulf War124
Korea121
World War II39

Jasper County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+356
65 to 74281
35 to 54261
55 to 64192
18 to 3470

Jasper County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6109.98%
Black5498.44%
2 or More15.26%

Jasper County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

7.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jasper County, Mississippi Employment Status

Jasper County, Mississippi Employment by Age

50.6%

Labor Force Participation

47%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Jasper County, Mississippi Employment by Race

Jasper County, Mississippi Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jasper County, Mississippi

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Bay Springs17941738-56-3.12%
Heidelberg712684-28-3.93%
Louin277268-9-3.25%
Montrose140136-4-2.86%
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