Lee County Population 2017

Lee County's estimated population is 85,381 with a growth rate of 0.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lee County is the 7th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201685,381860.10%
201585,295450.05%
201485,250-134-0.16%
201385,3842910.34%
201285,0939211.09%
201184,1721,2621.52%
201082,91017,32926.42%
199065,5818,52014.93%
198057,06110,91323.65%
197046,1485,55913.70%
196040,5892,3526.15%
195038,237-601-1.55%
194038,8383,5259.98%
193035,3135,69519.23%
192029,6187242.51%
191028,8946,93831.60%
190021,9561,9169.56%
189020,040-430-2.10%
188020,4704,51528.30%
187015,9550.00%

Lee County Population Growth

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Lee County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White58,52668.55%
Black or African American24,69928.93%
Two or More Races1,0841.27%
Asian7370.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native2260.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander230.03%

Lee County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Lee County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Tupelo376883884211543.06%
Saltillo475250082565.39%
Baldwyn32973332351.06%
Verona29783019411.38%
Guntown2083272063730.58%
Shannon17531772191.08%
Plantersville1155116160.52%
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