Tippah County, Mississippi Population 2019

Tippah County, Mississippi's estimated population is 21,942 with a growth rate of -0.45% 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
201821,995530.24%
201721,942-99-0.45%
201622,041360.16%
201522,005360.16%
201421,969-25-0.11%
201321,994850.39%
201221,909-125-0.57%
201122,034-151-0.68%
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
White17,496
Black or African American3,734
Some Other Race351
Two or More Races289
Asian102
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander14
American Indian and Alaska Native7

Tippah County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2019

Tippah County, Mississippi Median Age

38.6


Total

37.3


Male

40.2


Female

Tippah County, Mississippi Adults

There are 16,559 adults, (3,506 of whom are seniors) in Tippah County, Mississippi.

Tippah County, Mississippi Age Dependency

68.5

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Tippah County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

11,231

51.07%

Male

10,762

48.93%

Tippah County, Mississippi Households and Families

Tippah County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tippah County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.7%17.3%
All74.1%25.9%
Male70.5%29.5%
Female65.4%34.6%
Non Family60.7%39.3%

74.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,2042.6474.1
Married4,6333.182.7
Non Family2,2271.1960.7
Female9883.5965.4
Male3563.2170.5

3.13

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tippah County, Mississippi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3899.66%
9th to 12th Grade1,82912.73%
High School Graduate4,85033.75%
Some College3,02421.04%
Associates Degree1,1998.34%
Bachelors Degree1,45010.09%
Graduate Degree6314.39%

Tippah County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,6559,1751,858
Black2,2171,722197
Hispanic4331733
Other Race13881
Asian87771
Multiple Races343422
Islander1414
Native American7

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 64.71%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,564$35,591$23,563
Less Than High School$23,938$30,262$17,481
High School Grad$30,010$31,410$20,647
Some College$28,552$38,367$22,500
Bachelors Degree$48,828$62,798$34,881
Graduate Degree$41,190$54,609$40,164

$30,564

Average Earnings

$35,591

Average Male

$23,563

Average Female

Tippah County, Mississippi Language

Tippah County, Mississippi Language by Age

Tippah County, Mississippi Language

96.03% of Tippah County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 3.97% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.62% of the population.

Tippah County, Mississippi Poverty

Tippah County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,8683,40420.18%
Black3,5631,16232.61%
Hispanic1,02635234.31%
Multiple26213150.00%
Other3519226.21%
Islander1414100.00%
Asian751317.33%
Native77100.00%

22.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.86%

Male Poverty Rate

24.69%

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 Asian, with 17.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.19%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.59%
Some College18.84%
High School14.72%
Bachelors or Greater4.35%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed48.47%
Female Unemployed26.65%
Female Employed12.46%
Male Employed9.90%

Tippah County, Mississippi Income

Tippah County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,351$51,048
Families$48,351$58,381
Married Families$56,427-
Non Families$17,725$29,138

Tippah County, Mississippi Marital Status

Tippah County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.3%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Tippah County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Tippah County, Mississippi Veterans

871

Number of Veterans

851

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam477
First Gulf War139
Second Gulf War77
Korea51
World War II19

Tippah County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7835.85%
Black883.30%
Hispanic142.33%

Tippah County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

12.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tippah County, Mississippi Employment Status

58.3%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

8.9%

Unemployment Rate

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%
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