Sunflower County Population 2017

Sunflower County's estimated population is 26,407 with a growth rate of -1.92% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sunflower County is the 36th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201626,407-516-1.92%
201526,923-509-1.86%
201427,432-509-1.82%
201327,941-476-1.68%
201228,417-98-0.34%
201128,515-436-1.51%
201028,951-3,916-11.91%
199032,867-1,977-5.67%
198034,844-2,203-5.95%
197037,047-8,703-19.02%
196045,750-10,281-18.35%
195056,031-4,976-8.16%
194061,007-5,357-8.07%
193066,36419,99043.11%
192046,37417,58761.09%
191028,78712,70378.98%
190016,0846,70071.40%
18909,3844,723101.33%
18804,661-354-7.06%
18705,015-4-0.08%
18605,0193,917355.44%
18501,1020.00%

Sunflower County Population Growth

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Sunflower County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American19,84675.15%
White6,74125.53%
Two or More Races1350.51%
Asian1100.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native800.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander110.04%

Sunflower County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Sunflower County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Indianola106189655-963-9.07%
Ruleville30072727-280-9.31%
Moorhead24052215-190-7.90%
Drew19271731-196-10.17%
Sunflower11591049-110-9.49%
Inverness1019927-92-9.03%
Doddsville9889-9-9.18%
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