Wilkinson County, Mississippi Population 2018

Wilkinson County, Mississippi's estimated population is 8,804 with a growth rate of -4.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wilkinson County, Mississippi is the 74th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20178,804-429-4.65%
20169,2332252.50%
20169,008-77-0.85%
20159,085-97-1.06%
20149,182-161-1.72%
20139,343-116-1.23%
20129,459-125-1.30%
20119,584-279-2.83%
20109,8631851.91%
19909,678-343-3.42%
198010,021-1,078-9.71%
197011,099-2,136-16.14%
196013,235-881-6.24%
195014,116-1,839-11.53%
194015,9551,99814.32%
193013,957-1,362-8.89%
192015,319-2,756-15.25%
191018,075-3,378-15.75%
190021,4533,86121.95%
189017,592-223-1.25%
188017,8155,11040.22%
187012,705-3,228-20.26%
186015,933-981-5.80%
185016,9142,72119.17%
184014,1932,50721.45%
183011,6861,96820.25%
18209,7184,65091.75%
18105,0680.00%

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American6,598
White2,584
Some Other Race35
Two or More Races13
Asian3

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

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Median Age

36.8


Total

34.5


Male

43.6


Female

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Adults

There are 7,202 adults, (1,431 of which are seniors) in Wilkinson County, Mississippi.

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Age Dependency

59.9

Age Dependency Ratio

24.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

4,345

47.06%

Male

4,888

52.94%

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Households and Families

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.6%6.4%
Male91.9%8.1%
All80.5%19.5%
Non Family79.5%20.5%
Female61.1%38.9%

80.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8772.8580.5
Non Family1,0411.1279.5
Married1,0263.2293.6
Female6994.6661.1
Male1114.1691.9

3.8

Average Family Size

2.85

Average Household Size

0.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Households

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade69810.94%
9th to 12th Grade1,25419.66%
High School Graduate2,50039.19%
Some College84113.18%
Associates Degree2543.98%
Bachelors Degree5899.23%
Graduate Degree2433.81%

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black4,4052,924446
White1,9391,468386
Other Race3535
Hispanic32

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 19.91%.

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,354$37,434$24,226
Less Than High School$29,167$33,261$16,176
High School Grad$30,490$55,390$19,821
Some College$20,954$15,080$26,136
Bachelors Degree$34,022$58,396$26,765
Graduate Degree$34,143$$33,911

$30,354

Average Earnings

$37,434

Average Male

$24,226

Average Female

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Language

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Language by Age

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Language

99.60% of Wilkinson County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 0.40% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.23% of the population.

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Poverty

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,7062,61745.86%
White2,42028311.69%
Multiple1313100.00%

35.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.49%

Male Poverty Rate

38.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wilkinson County, Mississippi

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wilkinson County, Mississippi is White, with 11.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.62%.

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School44.35%
High School35.61%
Some College16.19%
Bachelors or Greater3.52%

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed81.20%
Male Unemployed47.56%
Female Employed15.14%
Male Employed7.23%

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Income

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$25,846$39,635
Families$36,467$48,655
Married Families$52,571$
Non Families$15,104$23,453

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Marital Status

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.5%

Male Marriage Rate

32.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Veterans

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Veterans by War

267

Number of Veterans

265

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam119
First Gulf War16
Korea9
Second Gulf War6
World War II

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64126
65 to 7484
75+49
35 to 548
18 to 34

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1406.40%
Black1272.55%

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Employment Status

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Employment by Age

38.4%

Labor Force Participation

34.6%

Employment Rate

9.8%

Unemployment Rate

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Employment by Race

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wilkinson County, Mississippi

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Centreville 16831542-141-8.38%
Woodville1074986-88-8.19%
Crosby 318294-24-7.55%
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