Tippah County, Mississippi Population 2018

Tippah County, Mississippi's estimated population is 21,969 with a growth rate of -0.42% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tippah County, Mississippi is the 43rd largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201721,969-92-0.42%
201622,061160.07%
201622,045540.25%
201521,991220.10%
201421,969-23-0.10%
201321,992880.40%
201221,904-122-0.55%
201122,026-159-0.72%
201022,1852,66213.64%
199019,5237844.18%
198018,7392,88718.21%
197015,8527595.03%
196015,093-2,429-13.86%
195017,522-2,158-10.97%
194019,6801,0225.48%
193018,6583,23921.01%
192015,4197885.39%
191014,6311,64812.69%
190012,983320.25%
189012,951840.65%
188012,867-7,860-37.92%
187020,727-1,823-8.08%
186022,5501,8098.72%
185020,74111,297119.62%
18409,4440.00%

Tippah County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White17,821
Black or African American3,741
Two or More Races246
Some Other Race153
Asian75
American Indian and Alaska Native13
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander12

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

Tippah 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

Tippah County, Mississippi Median Age

38.7


Total

37.7


Male

39.7


Female

Tippah County, Mississippi Adults

There are 16,590 adults, (3,530 of which are seniors) in Tippah County, Mississippi.

Tippah County, Mississippi Age Dependency

68.9

Age Dependency Ratio

27

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Tippah County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

11,242

50.96%

Male

10,819

49.04%

Tippah County, Mississippi Households and Families

Tippah County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tippah County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83%17%
Male75.5%24.5%
All75.5%24.5%
Female72%28%
Non Family60.9%39.1%

75.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tippah County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,4002.5975.5
Married4,8373.0383
Non Family2,2451.260.9
Female9673.472
Male3513.1475.5

3.05

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tippah County, Mississippi Households

Tippah County, Mississippi Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4169.77%
9th to 12th Grade1,89313.06%
High School Graduate4,92433.98%
Some College3,12221.54%
Associates Degree1,1587.99%
Bachelors Degree1,2708.76%
Graduate Degree7084.89%

Tippah County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,7189,2321,774
Black2,2391,730193
Hispanic5171775
Other Race7245
Asian60602
Multiple Races29294
Native American13
Islander1212

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 15.14%.

Tippah County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,423$35,297$23,820
Less Than High School$20,440$25,669$10,938
High School Grad$30,233$32,656$20,726
Some College$27,328$36,143$23,142
Bachelors Degree$47,682$78,102$41,522
Graduate Degree$41,082$53,387$37,131

$30,423

Average Earnings

$35,297

Average Male

$23,820

Average Female

Tippah County, Mississippi Language

Tippah County, Mississippi Language by Age

Tippah County, Mississippi Language

95.63% of Tippah County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 4.37% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.01% of the population.

Tippah County, Mississippi Poverty

Tippah County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,9123,30719.55%
Black3,6061,31836.55%
Hispanic1,05048045.71%
Other1539159.48%
Multiple2007135.50%
Asian561323.21%
Native1313100.00%
Islander1212100.00%

23.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.31%

Male Poverty Rate

25.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tippah County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tippah County, Mississippi is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tippah County, Mississippi is White, with 19.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.10%.

Tippah County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.55%
Some College18.03%
High School15.30%
Bachelors or Greater2.59%

Tippah County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed51.73%
Female Unemployed37.89%
Female Employed13.66%
Male Employed9.17%

Tippah County, Mississippi Income

Tippah County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,109$49,517
Families$45,995$58,148
Married Families$56,577$
Non Families$15,534$23,892

Tippah County, Mississippi Marital Status

Tippah County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.4%

Male Marriage Rate

56.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Tippah County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Tippah 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.

Tippah County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Tippah County, Mississippi Veterans

Tippah County, Mississippi Veterans by War

945

Number of Veterans

920

Male Veterans

25

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam489
First Gulf War128
Korea98
Second Gulf War52
World War II20

Tippah County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74367
75+226
55 to 64166
35 to 54158
18 to 3428

Tippah County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8145.96%
Black1314.95%
Hispanic233.72%

Tippah County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

8.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tippah County, Mississippi Employment Status

Tippah County, Mississippi Employment by Age

57.3%

Labor Force Participation

51.2%

Employment Rate

10.6%

Unemployment Rate

Tippah County, Mississippi Employment by Race

Tippah County, Mississippi Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Tippah County, Mississippi

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ripley53955373-22-0.41%
Blue Mountain920954343.70%
Walnut771765-6-0.78%
Falkner514510-4-0.78%
Dumas470467-3-0.64%
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