Stone County, Mississippi Population 2019

Stone County, Mississippi's estimated population is 18,624 with a growth rate of 2.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Stone County, Mississippi is the 50th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201818,717930.50%
201718,6244442.44%
201618,180-89-0.49%
201518,2691831.01%
201418,0861310.73%
201317,955-92-0.51%
201218,0471510.84%
201117,896-10-0.06%
201017,9067,15666.57%
199010,7501,03410.64%
19809,7161,61519.94%
19708,1011,08815.51%
19607,01374911.96%
19506,2641091.77%
19406,1554517.91%
19305,704-824-12.62%
19206,5280.00%

How Many People Live in Stone County, Mississippi?

18,624

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,154
Black or African American3,463
Two or More Races290
American Indian and Alaska Native74

Stone County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2019

Stone County, Mississippi Median Age

37.4


Total

37.1


Male

38.4


Female

Stone County, Mississippi Adults

There are 13,905 adults, (2,524 of whom are seniors) in Stone County, Mississippi.

Stone County, Mississippi Age Dependency

58

Age Dependency Ratio

22.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Stone County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

8,885

49.41%

Male

9,096

50.59%

Stone County, Mississippi Households and Families

Stone County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Stone County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
All78.4%21.6%
Male68.9%31.1%
Non Family66.8%33.2%
Female66.7%33.3%

78.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,9792.8978.4
Married3,4683.4186.7
Non Family1,4601.1266.8
Female8073.7566.7
Male2443.3668.9

3.37

Average Family Size

2.89

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Stone County, Mississippi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5714.89%
9th to 12th Grade1,46712.55%
High School Graduate4,07634.88%
Some College2,79623.93%
Associates Degree1,0268.78%
Bachelors Degree1,30711.19%
Graduate Degree4423.78%

Stone County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,4017,9461,455
Black1,9911,427244
Hispanic17016137
Multiple Races858013
Native American3833

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 94.71%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 21.76%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,497$38,230$25,203
Less Than High School$30,464$31,289$21,525
High School Grad$33,523$36,634$26,589
Some College$32,110$39,970$25,385
Bachelors Degree$26,713$56,250$19,681
Graduate Degree$56,518$$53,721

$32,497

Average Earnings

$38,230

Average Male

$25,203

Average Female

Stone County, Mississippi Language

Stone County, Mississippi Language by Age

Stone County, Mississippi Language

99.15% of Stone County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 0.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.72% of the population.

Stone County, Mississippi Poverty

Stone County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,5221,69712.55%
Black3,16898631.12%
Multiple27619470.29%
Hispanic30211839.07%

17.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.80%

Male Poverty Rate

16.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stone County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stone County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 70.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stone County, Mississippi is White, with 12.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.87%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.35%
High School18.78%
Some College10.82%
Bachelors or Greater6.75%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.32%
Male Unemployed25.60%
Female Employed8.11%
Male Employed4.38%

Stone County, Mississippi Income

Stone County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,283$61,549
Families$55,521$69,506
Married Families$63,564-
Non Families$20,574$32,630

Stone County, Mississippi Marital Status

Stone County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

50.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Stone County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Stone County, Mississippi Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Stone County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Stone County, Mississippi Veterans

1,528

Number of Veterans

1,277

Male Veterans

251

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam608
First Gulf War454
Second Gulf War270
Korea138
World War II13

Stone County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,33012.17%
Black1706.30%
2 or More2016.95%
Hispanic127.14%
Indian812.70%

Stone County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

14.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stone County, Mississippi Employment Status

56.2%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Stone County, Mississippi

  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