Bay Springs is a city located in Jasper County Mississippi. Bay Springs has a 2020 population of 1,622. Bay Springs is currently declining at a rate of -0.73% annually and its population has decreased by -8.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,780 in 2010.
The average household income in Bay Springs is $50,861 with a poverty rate of 23.84%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $578 per month, and the median house value is $114,500. The median age in Bay Springs is 35.7 years, 35.2 years for males, and 37.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bay Springswas:
99.27% of Bay Springs residents speak only English, while 0.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.59% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Bay Springs is Black, with 35.08% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Bay Springs is Multiple, with 2.56% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.04%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Bay Springs
99.36% of Bay Springs residents were born in the United States, with 83.87% 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 North America.