Alligator, Mississippi Population 2021

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Alligator is a city located in Bolivar County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 185, it is the 275th largest city in Mississippi and the 16911th largest city in the United States . Alligator is currently declining at a rate of -0.54% annually and its population has decreased by -11.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 208 in 2010. Alligator reached it's highest population of 208 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Alligator has a population density of 188 people per square mile.

The average household income in Alligator is $27,214 with a poverty rate of 69.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $570 per month, and the median house value is $106,300. The median age in Alligator is 28.4 years, 20.8 years for males, and 28.7 years for females.

Alligator Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Alligator was:

  • Black or African American: 87.18%
  • White: 12.82%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Alligator, Mississippi is 185 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 188.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 208.

Alligator, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American17087.18%
White2512.82%
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Alligator Population by Race

Alligator Population Pyramid $2021

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Alligator Median Age

28.4


Total

20.8


Male

28.7


Female

Alligator Adults

There are 129 adults, (7 of whom are seniors) in Alligator.

Alligator Age Dependency

59.8

Age Dependency Ratio

5.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Alligator Sex Ratio

Female

95

48.72%

Male

100

51.28%

Alligator Population by Age

Alligator Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Alligator Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married100%0%
Male72.7%27.3%
Female57.1%42.9%
All54.3%45.7%
Non Family35%65%

54.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Alligator Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All702.7954.3
Non Family401.3335
Married122.58100
Male117.2772.7
Female74.4357.1

4.47

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

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Alligator Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1110.28%
9th to 12th Grade1816.82%
High School Graduate5551.40%
Some College1110.28%
Associates Degree1211.21%
Bachelors Degree0.00%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Alligator Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Alligator Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 79.35%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 0.00%.

Alligator Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$19,375$30,625$15,000
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$28,125$30,156$
Some College$15,208$$15,208
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$19,375

Average Earnings

$30,625

Average Male

$15,000

Average Female

Alligator Earnings by Educational Attainment

Alligator Language by Age

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Alligator Language

100.00% of Alligator residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Alligator Language

Alligator Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black16411670.73%
White251560.00%

69.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

79.00%

Male Poverty Rate

58.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alligator

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alligator is Black, with 70.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alligator is White, with 60.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 25.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 86.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 76.47%.

Alligator Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or GreaterNaN%
High School69.09%
Less Than 9th Grade65.52%
Some College30.43%

Alligator Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed35.71%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed61.54%

Alligator Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Alligator Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$16,944$27,214
Families$36,563$44,480
Married Families$63,750-
Non Families$9,412$11,355
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Income by Household Type

Alligator Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

19.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

21.9%

Male Marriage Rate

16.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Alligator Married by Age and Sex

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Alligator 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 55-64.

Alligator Marital Status by Race

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Alligator Marital Status

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7

Number of Veterans

3

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Alligator Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 647
75+
65 to 74
35 to 54
18 to 34

Alligator Veterans by Age

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Alligator Veterans by Race

Alligator Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

100.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alligator Veterans by Education

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41.9%

Labor Force Participation

41.9%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Alligator Employment by Age

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Alligator Employment by Race

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Alligator Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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78.46%

Born in Alligator

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Alligator residents were born in the United States, with 78.46% having been born in Mississippi. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Alligator Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021185-1-0.54%
2020186-1-0.53%
2019187-1-0.53%
2018188-3-1.57%
2017191-5-2.55%
2016196-4-2.00%
2015200-4-1.96%
20142040.00%
2013204-1-0.49%
2012205-1-0.49%
2011206-2-0.96%
20102080.00%

Alligator Population by Year