Arcola, Mississippi Population 2021

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Arcola is a city located in Washington County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 303, it is the 248th largest city in Mississippi and the 15278th largest city in the United States . Arcola is currently declining at a rate of -2.88% annually and its population has decreased by -16.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 361 in 2010. Arcola reached it's highest population of 364 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Arcola has a population density of 1,381 people per square mile.

The average household income in Arcola is $33,478 with a poverty rate of 39.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $558 per month, and the median house value is $41,700. The median age in Arcola is 35.8 years, 23.5 years for males, and 36.1 years for females.

Arcola Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 90.27%
  • White: 9.73%
  • 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 Arcola, Mississippi is 303 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 330.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 361.

Arcola, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American29790.27%
White329.73%
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Arcola Population by Race

Arcola Population Pyramid $2021

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Arcola Median Age

35.8


Total

23.5


Male

36.1


Female

Arcola Adults

There are 220 adults, (52 of whom are seniors) in Arcola.

Arcola Age Dependency

95.8

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

64.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Arcola Sex Ratio

Female

205

62.31%

Male

124

37.69%

Arcola Population by Age

Arcola Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Arcola Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married100%0%
Female82.4%17.6%
All69.5%30.5%
Non Family23.3%76.7%
Male0%0%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Arcola Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All953.4669.5
Female345.2682.4
Married313.68100
Non Family301.223.3
Male00

4.48

Average Family Size

3.46

Average Household Size

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Arcola Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade199.95%
9th to 12th Grade3116.23%
High School Graduate6232.46%
Some College6232.46%
Associates Degree52.62%
Bachelors Degree105.24%
Graduate Degree21.05%
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Arcola Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Arcola Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 74.85%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.00%.

Arcola Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,412$33,750$23,676
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$19,375$25,938$14,000
Some College$$41,250$24,271
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$24,412

Average Earnings

$33,750

Average Male

$23,676

Average Female

Arcola Earnings by Educational Attainment

Arcola Language by Age

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Arcola Language

100.00% of Arcola 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.

Arcola Language

Arcola Poverty by Race

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39.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

39.52%

Male Poverty Rate

39.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Arcola

The race most likely to be in poverty in Arcola is Black, with 43.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Arcola is Black, with 43.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 47.40%.

Arcola Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School50.00%
Bachelors or Greater41.67%
Less Than 9th Grade30.00%
Some College19.40%

Arcola Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed78.57%
Male Employed15.38%
Female Employed13.73%

Arcola Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Arcola Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$19,750$33,478
Families$33,393$41,652
Married Families$45,417-
Non Families$12,000$15,183
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Income by Household Type

Arcola Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

26.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.3%

Male Marriage Rate

22.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Arcola Married by Age and Sex

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Arcola 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 45-54.

Arcola Marital Status by Race

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Arcola Marital Status

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1

Number of Veterans

1

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Arcola Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 741
75+
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

Arcola Veterans by Age

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Arcola Veterans by Race

Arcola Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Arcola Veterans by Education

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40.4%

Labor Force Participation

32.1%

Employment Rate

20.6%

Unemployment Rate

Arcola Employment by Age

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Arcola Employment by Race

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Arcola 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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88.45%

Born in Arcola

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Arcola residents were born in the United States, with 88.45% 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.

Arcola Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021303-9-2.88%
2020312-9-2.80%
2019321-9-2.73%
2018330-9-2.65%
2017339-7-2.02%
2016346-6-1.70%
2015352-4-1.12%
2014356-5-1.39%
201336161.69%
2012355-4-1.11%
2011359-5-1.37%
20103640.00%

Arcola Population by Year