Winston County, Mississippi Population 2018

Winston County, Mississippi's estimated population is 18,246 with a growth rate of -1.47% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Winston County, Mississippi is the 51st largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201718,246-273-1.47%
201618,5191590.87%
201618,360-87-0.47%
201518,447-154-0.83%
201418,601-156-0.83%
201318,757-216-1.14%
201218,973-67-0.35%
201119,040-160-0.83%
201019,200-233-1.20%
199019,433-41-0.21%
198019,4741,0685.80%
197018,406-840-4.36%
196019,246-2,985-13.43%
195022,231-520-2.29%
194022,7511,5127.12%
193021,2393,10017.09%
192018,1391,0005.83%
191017,1393,01521.35%
190014,1242,03516.83%
189012,0892,00219.85%
188010,0871,10312.28%
18708,984-827-8.43%
18609,8111,85523.32%
18507,9563,30671.10%
18404,6500.00%

Winston County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,476
Black or African American8,869
American Indian and Alaska Native89
Some Other Race73
Two or More Races12

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

Winston County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Winston County, Mississippi Median Age

40.8


Total

38.3


Male

43


Female

Winston County, Mississippi Adults

There are 14,130 adults, (3,278 of which are seniors) in Winston County, Mississippi.

Winston County, Mississippi Age Dependency

70.8

Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Winston County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

9,473

51.15%

Male

9,046

48.85%

Winston County, Mississippi Households and Families

Winston County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Winston County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.7%18.3%
Non Family68.3%31.7%
All68%32%
Male57.3%42.7%
Female42.5%57.5%

68.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Winston County, Mississippi Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6342.3668
Married3,3462.8681.7
Non Family2,2311.0768.3
Female1,6872.9842.5
Male3702.8357.3

2.82

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Winston County, Mississippi Households

Winston County, Mississippi Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8736.86%
9th to 12th Grade1,92115.10%
High School Graduate4,24333.36%
Some College2,42719.08%
Associates Degree1,0598.33%
Bachelors Degree1,50011.79%
Graduate Degree6955.46%

Winston County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,0006,0001,783
Black5,5113,776396
Hispanic144935
Native American766811
Other Race506

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 89.47%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 25.47%.

Winston County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,758$30,678$20,267
Less Than High School$19,924$19,787$20,089
High School Grad$22,273$30,840$14,914
Some College$27,472$32,452$19,524
Bachelors Degree$37,826$62,031$31,667
Graduate Degree$44,821$68,321$36,989

$25,758

Average Earnings

$30,678

Average Male

$20,267

Average Female

Winston County, Mississippi Language

Winston County, Mississippi Language by Age

Winston County, Mississippi Language

99.17% of Winston County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 0.83% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.58% of the population.

Winston County, Mississippi Poverty

Winston County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,6043,82444.44%
White9,2151,27113.79%
Hispanic198168.08%
Multiple4250.00%

28.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.29%

Male Poverty Rate

32.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Winston County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Winston County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Winston County, Mississippi is Hispanic, with 8.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.58%.

Winston County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School41.49%
High School21.17%
Some College14.53%
Bachelors or Greater6.50%

Winston County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed64.49%
Male Unemployed35.82%
Female Employed15.37%
Male Employed11.36%

Winston County, Mississippi Income

Winston County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,820$50,839
Families$40,996$58,158
Married Families$57,227$
Non Families$20,023$29,807

Winston County, Mississippi Marital Status

Winston County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

44.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Winston County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Winston 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 45To54.

Winston County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Winston County, Mississippi Veterans

Winston County, Mississippi Veterans by War

971

Number of Veterans

925

Male Veterans

46

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam413
First Gulf War148
Second Gulf War139
Korea102
World War II21

Winston County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74275
75+245
35 to 54191
55 to 64186
18 to 3474

Winston County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White78510.22%
Black1802.88%
Hispanic138.33%
Other612.00%

Winston County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

5.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Winston County, Mississippi Employment Status

Winston County, Mississippi Employment by Age

56%

Labor Force Participation

49.3%

Employment Rate

11.4%

Unemployment Rate

Winston County, Mississippi Employment by Race

Winston County, Mississippi Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Winston County, Mississippi

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Louisville66316324-307-4.63%
Noxapater475443-32-6.74%
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