Walthall County, Mississippi Population 2018

Walthall County, Mississippi's estimated population is 14,499 with a growth rate of -2.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Walthall County, Mississippi is the 58th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201714,499-313-2.11%
201614,8122421.66%
201614,570-20-0.14%
201514,590-247-1.66%
201414,837-19-0.13%
201314,856-217-1.44%
201215,073-301-1.96%
201115,374-27-0.18%
201015,4011,0497.31%
199014,3525914.29%
198013,7611,26110.09%
197012,500-1,012-7.49%
196013,512-2,051-13.18%
195015,563-1,971-11.24%
194017,5343,66326.41%
193013,8714163.09%
192013,4550.00%

Walthall County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,864
Black or African American6,782
Two or More Races93
Asian48
Some Other Race25

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

Walthall 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

Walthall County, Mississippi Median Age

40.3


Total

37.2


Male

43


Female

Walthall County, Mississippi Adults

There are 11,183 adults, (2,637 of which are seniors) in Walthall County, Mississippi.

Walthall County, Mississippi Age Dependency

73.3

Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Walthall County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

7,559

51.03%

Male

7,253

48.97%

Walthall County, Mississippi Households and Families

Walthall County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Walthall County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.1%8.9%
All85.5%14.5%
Non Family83.9%16.1%
Male78.6%21.4%
Female76.1%23.9%

85.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Walthall County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,8792.585.5
Married2,4373.3491.1
Non Family2,3011.0783.9
Female8753.6276.1
Male2663.3878.6

3.25

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Walthall County, Mississippi Households

Walthall County, Mississippi Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6566.68%
9th to 12th Grade1,57516.03%
High School Graduate4,25043.25%
Some College1,57115.99%
Associates Degree8178.31%
Bachelors Degree5665.76%
Graduate Degree3913.98%

Walthall County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,7224,711603
Black3,9612,781342
Hispanic52326
Multiple Races51516
Asian4020
Other Race33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 11.76%.

Walthall County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,513$30,246$19,404
Less Than High School$24,393$27,004$14,286
High School Grad$23,292$29,375$19,670
Some College$25,152$29,546$14,092
Bachelors Degree$42,500$53,110$37,039
Graduate Degree$36,597$51,406$36,181

$25,513

Average Earnings

$30,246

Average Male

$19,404

Average Female

Walthall County, Mississippi Language

Walthall County, Mississippi Language by Age

Walthall County, Mississippi Language

98.82% of Walthall County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 1.18% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.84% of the population.

Walthall County, Mississippi Poverty

Walthall County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6,6892,30034.38%
White7,4851,39318.61%
Hispanic772735.06%
Asian481225.00%
Multiple931010.75%

25.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.49%

Male Poverty Rate

28.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Walthall County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Walthall County, Mississippi is Hispanic, with 35.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Walthall County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 10.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.09%.

Walthall County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.09%
High School28.11%
Some College15.04%
Bachelors or Greater5.57%

Walthall County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed73.09%
Male Unemployed54.01%
Female Employed13.15%
Male Employed9.35%

Walthall County, Mississippi Income

Walthall County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,571$45,289
Families$41,751$59,704
Married Families$51,723$
Non Families$13,939$21,487

Walthall County, Mississippi Marital Status

Walthall County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.0%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Walthall County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Walthall County, Mississippi Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Walthall County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Walthall County, Mississippi Veterans

Walthall County, Mississippi Veterans by War

763

Number of Veterans

751

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam274
Second Gulf War152
First Gulf War104
Korea54
World War II29

Walthall County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+192
65 to 74180
35 to 54174
55 to 64127
18 to 3490

Walthall County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4136.60%
Black3216.65%
2 or More2956.86%

Walthall County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

8.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walthall County, Mississippi Employment Status

Walthall County, Mississippi Employment by Age

50.3%

Labor Force Participation

46%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Walthall County, Mississippi Employment by Race

Walthall County, Mississippi Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Walthall County, Mississippi

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Tylertown16091508-101-6.28%
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