Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Population 2018

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi's estimated population is 49,799 with a growth rate of 0.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Oktibbeha County, Mississippi is the 15th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201749,392-407-0.82%
201749,7992200.44%
201649,579990.20%
201549,4804560.93%
201449,024-52-0.11%
201349,0762680.55%
201248,8081,0872.28%
201147,721-17-0.04%
201047,7389,36324.40%
199038,3752,3576.54%
198036,0187,26625.27%
197028,7522,5779.85%
196026,1751,6066.54%
195024,5692,41810.92%
194022,1513,03215.86%
193019,1192,24713.32%
192016,872-2,804-14.25%
191019,676-507-2.51%
190020,1832,48914.07%
189017,6941,71610.74%
188015,9781,0877.30%
187014,8911,91414.75%
186012,9773,80641.50%
18509,1714,895114.48%
18404,2760.00%

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White28,496
Black or African American18,328
Asian1,449
Two or More Races704
Some Other Race355
American Indian and Alaska Native52
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

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

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2018

1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,0007,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,0007,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Median Age

25.4


Total

24


Male

26.6


Female

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Adults

There are 40,748 adults, (5,081 of whom are seniors) in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi.

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Age Dependency

38.5

Age Dependency Ratio

14.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

24,532

49.67%

Male

24,860

50.33%

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Households and Families

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.8%19.2%
All53.2%46.8%
Female42.6%57.4%
Non Family37.2%62.8%
Male27.9%72.1%

53.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,3932.5453.2
Non Family8,5391.737.2
Married6,2753.1880.8
Female1,9583.9842.6
Male6213.0527.9

3.27

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Households

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1274.50%
9th to 12th Grade1,8627.43%
High School Graduate5,28721.09%
Some College4,14416.53%
Associates Degree1,9747.87%
Bachelors Degree5,04420.12%
Graduate Degree5,63222.47%

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,96913,3678,039
Black9,5857,4801,743
Asian747704574
Hispanic511256145
Other Race3006941
Multiple Races290282191
Native American191919
Islander88

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 100.00%.

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,203$40,278$30,128
Less Than High School$17,469$19,333$
High School Grad$24,109$30,620$18,947
Some College$26,403$40,448$23,116
Bachelors Degree$34,823$45,139$31,441
Graduate Degree$54,906$67,203$47,917

$33,203

Average Earnings

$40,278

Average Male

$30,128

Average Female

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Language

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Language by Age

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Language

94.34% of Oktibbeha County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 5.66% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.92% of the population.

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Poverty

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White24,5736,50726.48%
Black16,8135,84634.77%
Asian1,41251636.54%
Multiple65221633.13%
Hispanic700649.14%
Other342288.19%
Native432455.81%

29.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.23%

Male Poverty Rate

31.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi is Native, with 55.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi is Other, with 8.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 51.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.95%.

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.41%
High School29.62%
Some College16.20%
Bachelors or Greater8.73%

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed76.36%
Female Unemployed61.08%
Female Employed19.97%
Male Employed14.60%

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Income

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,348$56,906
Families$58,167$79,498
Married Families$78,804$
Non Families$19,499$32,314

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Marital Status

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

32.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.2%

Male Marriage Rate

32.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Oktibbeha 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 35To44.

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race


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

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Veterans

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Veterans by War

1,823

Number of Veterans

1,547

Male Veterans

276

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam599
Second Gulf War402
First Gulf War304
Korea176
World War II84

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54511
65 to 74509
75+391
55 to 64242
18 to 34170

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3715.55%
Black3742.70%
2 or More5710.73%
Hispanic232.83%
Indian1325.00%
Hawaiian8100.00%

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

8.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Employment Status

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Employment by Age

55.3%

Labor Force Participation

50%

Employment Rate

9.5%

Unemployment Rate

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Employment by Race

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Starkville239092557016616.95%
Maben 877864-13-1.48%
Sturgis26426510.38%
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