Pike County, Mississippi Population 2018

Pike County, Mississippi's estimated population is 39,468 with a growth rate of -1.18% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pike County, Mississippi is the 19th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201739,468-471-1.18%
201639,9393310.84%
201639,608-254-0.64%
201539,862-75-0.19%
201439,937-5-0.01%
201339,942-144-0.36%
201240,086-344-0.85%
201140,430-17-0.04%
201040,4473,5659.67%
199036,8827091.96%
198036,1734,41713.91%
197031,756-3,307-9.43%
196035,063-74-0.21%
195035,1371350.39%
194035,0022,8018.70%
193032,2013,47612.10%
192028,725-8,547-22.93%
191037,2729,72735.31%
190027,5456,34229.91%
189021,2034,51527.06%
188016,6885,38547.64%
187011,3031681.51%
186011,1353,77551.29%
18507,3601,20919.66%
18406,15174913.87%
18305,40296421.72%
18204,4380.00%

Pike County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American21,160
White17,907
Some Other Race259
Two or More Races247
Asian194
American Indian and Alaska Native167
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander5

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

Pike 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

Pike County, Mississippi Median Age

36.9


Total

34.8


Male

39


Female

Pike County, Mississippi Adults

There are 29,275 adults, (6,191 of which are seniors) in Pike County, Mississippi.

Pike County, Mississippi Age Dependency

73

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Pike County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

21,014

52.62%

Male

18,925

47.38%

Pike County, Mississippi Households and Families

Pike County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pike County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.8%17.2%
Male75.4%24.6%
All68.1%31.9%
Non Family62.9%37.1%
Female45.2%54.8%

68.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pike County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,7172.6568.1
Married5,8193.1282.8
Non Family5,2231.1762.9
Female2,8224.1445.2
Male8533.575.4

3.36

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pike County, Mississippi Households

Pike County, Mississippi Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7026.68%
9th to 12th Grade3,56514.00%
High School Graduate8,40232.99%
Some College5,53521.73%
Associates Degree2,2658.89%
Bachelors Degree2,5239.91%
Graduate Degree1,4745.79%

Pike County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,53210,8172,765
Black12,4249,0341,103
Hispanic28222252
Asian1478960
Other Race12780
Multiple Races885314
Native American391717

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.32%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 43.59%.

Pike County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,027$32,324$23,136
Less Than High School$16,573$24,500$11,810
High School Grad$24,665$30,418$17,742
Some College$28,775$37,018$25,609
Bachelors Degree$42,016$62,750$32,444
Graduate Degree$41,714$41,883$41,250

$28,027

Average Earnings

$32,324

Average Male

$23,136

Average Female

Pike County, Mississippi Language

Pike County, Mississippi Language by Age

Pike County, Mississippi Language

96.61% of Pike County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 3.39% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.34% of the population.

Pike County, Mississippi Poverty

Pike County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black20,6469,35145.29%
White17,1302,75816.10%
Hispanic57012421.75%
Other25910841.70%
Asian1833418.58%
Multiple241239.54%

31.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.09%

Male Poverty Rate

34.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pike County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pike County, Mississippi is Black, with 45.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pike County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 9.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.58%.

Pike County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.07%
High School31.56%
Some College19.94%
Bachelors or Greater5.47%

Pike County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.48%
Male Unemployed38.85%
Female Employed19.75%
Male Employed8.13%

Pike County, Mississippi Income

Pike County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,511$44,507
Families$40,919$52,123
Married Families$55,660$
Non Families$16,105$28,360

Pike County, Mississippi Marital Status

Pike County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.2%

Male Marriage Rate

37.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Pike County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Pike 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 45To54.

Pike County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Pike County, Mississippi Veterans

Pike County, Mississippi Veterans by War

2,127

Number of Veterans

1,989

Male Veterans

138

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam724
First Gulf War259
Korea252
Second Gulf War194
World War II129

Pike County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74619
75+494
55 to 64474
35 to 54413
18 to 34127

Pike County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2308.79%
Black8715.92%
Indian1722.97%
Hispanic133.57%
2 or More97.56%

Pike County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

13.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pike County, Mississippi Employment Status

Pike County, Mississippi Employment by Age

50.9%

Labor Force Participation

46.1%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Pike County, Mississippi Employment by Race

Pike County, Mississippi Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Pike County, Mississippi

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
McComb1278912811220.17%
Magnolia24202330-90-3.72%
Summit17051651-54-3.17%
Osyka440427-13-2.95%
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