Tishomingo County, Mississippi Population 2019

Tishomingo County, Mississippi's estimated population is 19,577 with a growth rate of 0.66% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tishomingo County, Mississippi is the 47th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201819,454-123-0.63%
201719,5771290.66%
201619,448-35-0.18%
201519,483560.29%
201419,427-76-0.39%
201319,503-111-0.57%
201219,614-16-0.08%
201119,63040.02%
201019,6261,94310.99%
199017,683-751-4.07%
198018,4343,49423.39%
197014,9401,0517.57%
196013,889-1,655-10.65%
195015,544-1,430-8.42%
194016,9745633.43%
193016,4111,3208.75%
192015,0912,02415.49%
191013,0672,94329.07%
190010,1248228.84%
18909,3025286.02%
18808,7741,42419.37%
18707,350-16,799-69.56%
186024,1498,65955.90%
185015,4908,809131.85%
18406,6810.00%

How Many People Live in Tishomingo County, Mississippi?

19,577

Population by Race

Race Population
White18,472
Black or African American488
Some Other Race268
Two or More Races180
American Indian and Alaska Native50
Asian18

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2019

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Median Age

42.6


Total

42.3


Male

42.8


Female

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Adults

There are 15,166 adults, (3,871 of whom are seniors) in Tishomingo County, Mississippi.

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Age Dependency

72.4

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

10,076

51.74%

Male

9,400

48.26%

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Households and Families

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.3%13.7%
Male82.6%17.4%
All75.9%24.1%
Non Family66.6%33.4%
Female48%52%

75.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6062.5375.9
Married4,1463.0686.3
Non Family2,1821.1266.6
Female9113.248
Male3673.2482.6

3.02

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9186.74%
9th to 12th Grade1,92714.15%
High School Graduate5,57540.93%
Some College2,35717.30%
Associates Degree1,2769.37%
Bachelors Degree1,0547.74%
Graduate Degree5143.77%

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,80310,1951,469
Black36823471
Hispanic3392527
Other Race203149
Native American5050
Multiple Races503612
Asian181616

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 88.89%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,419$32,042$21,626
Less Than High School$18,910$19,870$12,403
High School Grad$26,967$32,208$20,456
Some College$27,315$34,408$20,965
Bachelors Degree$36,797$43,462$35,689
Graduate Degree$42,208$105,268$36,188

$27,419

Average Earnings

$32,042

Average Male

$21,626

Average Female

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Language

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Language by Age

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Language

97.86% of Tishomingo County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 2.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.07% of the population.

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Poverty

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White18,0063,39218.84%
Hispanic57111119.44%
Other2688230.60%
Multiple1795128.49%
Black3954010.13%

18.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.04%

Male Poverty Rate

20.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tishomingo County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tishomingo County, Mississippi is Other, with 30.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tishomingo County, Mississippi is Black, with 10.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.04%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.12%
High School17.20%
Some College11.45%
Bachelors or Greater2.66%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.74%
Male Unemployed31.44%
Female Employed7.36%
Male Employed6.81%

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Income

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,672$48,362
Families$44,634$56,349
Married Families$51,402$63,943
Non Families$20,139$26,584

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Marital Status

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.7%

Male Marriage Rate

51.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Tishomingo 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 35-44.

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Veterans

1,190

Number of Veterans

1,128

Male Veterans

62

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam522
First Gulf War136
Korea126
Second Gulf War113
World War II26

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1898.25%
Hispanic143.81%
2 or More11.49%

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

10.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tishomingo County, Mississippi Employment Status

56.5%

Labor Force Participation

50.4%

Employment Rate

10.8%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Tishomingo County, Mississippi

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Iuka30282989-39-1.29%
Belmont20372032-5-0.25%
Burnsville936930-6-0.64%
Tishomingo339336-3-0.88%
Golden191189-2-1.05%
Paden116115-1-0.86%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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