Stone County, Mississippi Population 2018

Stone County, Mississippi's estimated population is 18,112 with a growth rate of 0.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Stone County, Mississippi is the 52nd largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201718,1121170.65%
201617,995440.25%
201617,951-84-0.47%
201518,0351831.03%
201417,852-103-0.57%
201317,955-87-0.48%
201218,0421520.85%
201117,890-14-0.08%
201017,9047,15466.55%
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%

Stone County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,161
Black or African American3,506
Two or More Races187
American Indian and Alaska Native117
Asian24

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

Stone County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Stone County, Mississippi Median Age

37.6


Total

35.7


Male

39.3


Female

Stone County, Mississippi Adults

There are 13,928 adults, (2,483 of which are seniors) in Stone County, Mississippi.

Stone County, Mississippi Age Dependency

57.3

Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Stone County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

8,798

48.89%

Male

9,197

51.11%

Stone County, Mississippi Households and Families

Stone County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Stone County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89%11%
All77.6%22.4%
Male74.2%25.8%
Non Family68%32%
Female53.4%46.6%

77.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Stone County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,8052.9877.6
Married3,2333.4289
Non Family1,3341.2168
Female9593.753.4
Male279474.2

3.39

Average Family Size

2.98

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Stone County, Mississippi Households

Stone County, Mississippi Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5924.97%
9th to 12th Grade1,45612.22%
High School Graduate4,28235.94%
Some College2,84023.84%
Associates Degree1,0759.02%
Bachelors Degree1,24410.44%
Graduate Degree4253.57%

Stone County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,3807,9491,416
Black2,2611,686225
Hispanic15212828
Native American6049
Multiple Races3730
Asian2424

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 18.42%.

Stone County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,507$36,716$23,824
Less Than High School$21,880$25,909$21,110
High School Grad$32,194$36,622$24,634
Some College$29,511$36,408$25,022
Bachelors Degree$35,923$64,474$19,958
Graduate Degree$53,108$81,207$44,318

$30,507

Average Earnings

$36,716

Average Male

$23,824

Average Female

Stone County, Mississippi Language

Stone County, Mississippi Language by Age

Stone County, Mississippi Language

98.77% of Stone County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 1.23% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.02% of the population.

Stone County, Mississippi Poverty

Stone County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,5042,20416.32%
Black3,2371,05232.50%
Multiple17915184.36%
Hispanic28310637.46%

20.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.58%

Male Poverty Rate

19.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stone County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stone County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 84.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stone County, Mississippi is White, with 16.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.69%.

Stone County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.59%
High School19.07%
Some College14.81%
Bachelors or Greater7.71%

Stone County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed45.50%
Female Unemployed38.03%
Female Employed10.67%
Male Employed6.06%

Stone County, Mississippi Income

Stone County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,995$54,619
Families$51,501$60,031
Married Families$60,313$
Non Families$18,917$32,245

Stone County, Mississippi Marital Status

Stone County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

49.0%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Stone County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Stone County, Mississippi Veterans

Stone County, Mississippi Veterans by War

1,467

Number of Veterans

1,258

Male Veterans

209

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam683
First Gulf War332
Second Gulf War184
Korea100
World War II15

Stone County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64434
65 to 74396
35 to 54352
75+199
18 to 3486

Stone County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,22211.15%
Black2117.84%
2 or More2464.86%
Hispanic126.32%
Indian109.80%

Stone County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

17.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stone County, Mississippi Employment Status

Stone County, Mississippi Employment by Age

54.6%

Labor Force Participation

49.3%

Employment Rate

8.4%

Unemployment Rate

Stone County, Mississippi Employment by Race

Stone County, Mississippi Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Stone County, Mississippi

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wiggins439045451553.53%
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