Wilkinson County, Mississippi Population 2018

Wilkinson County, Mississippi's estimated population is 8,804 with a growth rate of -2.26% 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
20179,0842803.18%
20178,804-204-2.26%
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 American6,477
White2,537
Some Other Race39
Two or More Races25
Asian6

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500 Male Population100200300400500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Median Age

37.3


Total

33.5


Male

44.8


Female

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Adults

There are 7,108 adults, (1,448 of whom are seniors) in Wilkinson County, Mississippi.

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Age Dependency

60.5

Age Dependency Ratio

25.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

4,258

46.87%

Male

4,826

53.13%

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Households and Families

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.4%5.6%
Male88.6%11.4%
All80.7%19.3%
Non Family80.5%19.5%
Female62.4%37.6%

80.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8822.7980.7
Non Family1,1221.1480.5
Married9493.1794.4
Female7324.6862.4
Male79488.6

3.82

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

0.6%

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 Grade71711.37%
9th to 12th Grade1,18518.79%
High School Graduate2,30536.54%
Some College80012.68%
Associates Degree3595.69%
Bachelors Degree5859.27%
Graduate Degree3575.66%

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black4,3492,985631
White1,9111,373311
Other Race3939
Hispanic26
Multiple Races77
Asian22

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 16.27%.

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,483$31,600$24,580
Less Than High School$24,258$29,144$16,389
High School Grad$30,902$42,734$19,609
Some College$23,356$$24,051
Bachelors Degree$31,875$32,241$31,058
Graduate Degree$33,951$$33,904

$29,483

Average Earnings

$31,600

Average Male

$24,580

Average Female

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Language

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Language by Age

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Language

99.80% of Wilkinson County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 0.20% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.15% of the population.

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Poverty

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,5922,73448.89%
White2,36534814.71%
Multiple2525100.00%

38.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

36.61%

Male Poverty Rate

40.64%

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 14.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 46.98%.

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School40.94%
Less Than High School40.61%
Some College16.15%
Bachelors or Greater9.54%

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed72.73%
Female Employed16.58%
Male Unemployed14.22%
Male Employed6.16%

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Income

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$23,340$35,263
Families$31,645$43,423
Married Families$47,220$
Non Families$16,310$22,317

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Marital Status

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

29.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

27.1%

Male Marriage Rate

32.3%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Veterans

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Veterans by War

266

Number of Veterans

263

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam95
First Gulf War13
Korea8
Second Gulf War8
World War II

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64138
65 to 7469
75+51
35 to 548
18 to 34

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black1372.79%
White1296.00%

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Employment Status

Wilkinson County, Mississippi Employment by Age

36.4%

Labor Force Participation

31.9%

Employment Rate

12.5%

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