Bay Springs, Mississippi Population 2021

1,634
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Bay Springs is a city located in Jasper County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 1,634, it is the 116th largest city in Mississippi and the 8394th largest city in the United States . Bay Springs is currently declining at a rate of -0.73% annually and its population has decreased by -8.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,786 in 2010. Bay Springs reached it's highest population of 1,780 in 2010. Spanning over 15 miles, Bay Springs has a population density of 109 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bay Springs is $50,861 with a poverty rate of 23.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $564 per month, and the median house value is $78,900. The median age in Bay Springs is 35.7 years, 35.2 years for males, and 37.6 years for females.

Bay Springs Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 61.09%
  • White: 36.89%
  • Two or more races: 1.96%
  • Native American: 0.06%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Bay Springs, Mississippi is 1,634 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,670.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,786.

Bay Springs, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American99761.09%
White60236.89%
Two or More Races321.96%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.06%
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Bay Springs Population by Race

Bay Springs Population Pyramid $2021

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Bay Springs Median Age

35.7


Total

35.2


Male

37.6


Female

Bay Springs Adults

There are 1,187 adults, (345 of whom are seniors) in Bay Springs.

Bay Springs Age Dependency

93.8

Age Dependency Ratio

41

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Bay Springs Sex Ratio

Female

906

55.51%

Male

726

44.49%

Bay Springs Population by Age

Bay Springs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bay Springs Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
Male76.5%23.5%
All59.6%40.4%
Female44.2%55.8%
Non Family41.8%58.2%

59.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bay Springs Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6412.4359.6
Non Family2491.0441.8
Married2462.8384.6
Female1294.344.2
Male172.8876.5

3.29

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Bay Springs Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade212.02%
9th to 12th Grade11010.57%
High School Graduate38236.70%
Some College25524.50%
Associates Degree625.96%
Bachelors Degree18117.39%
Graduate Degree302.88%
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Bay Springs Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bay Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black52243670
White513469141
2+ Races55
Native American1

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 27.49%.

Bay Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,792$51,100$18,892
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$41,771$44,261$20,625
Some College$30,417$52,500$19,850
Bachelors Degree$25,625$$18,125
Graduate Degree$83,000$$

$29,792

Average Earnings

$51,100

Average Male

$18,892

Average Female

Bay Springs Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bay Springs Language by Age

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Bay Springs Language

99.18% of Bay Springs residents speak only English, while 0.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.68% of the population.

Bay Springs Language

Bay Springs Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black96426927.90%
White5799716.75%
Native11100.00%

23.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.79%

Male Poverty Rate

25.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bay Springs

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bay Springs is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bay Springs is White, with 16.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.90%.

Bay Springs Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade50.00%
High School18.11%
Some College16.94%
Bachelors or Greater6.64%

Bay Springs Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed22.22%
Female Employed14.17%
Male Employed1.27%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Bay Springs Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bay Springs Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,097$50,861
Families$47,813$63,794
Married Families$71,250-
Non Families$22,396$30,197
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Income by Household Type

Bay Springs Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

34.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Bay Springs Married by Age and Sex

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Bay Springs Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Bay Springs Marital Status by Race

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Bay Springs Marital Status

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104

Number of Veterans

86

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam30
Second Gulf War14
First Gulf War13
World War II
Korea

Bay Springs Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6435
65 to 7423
75+19
35 to 5416
18 to 3411

Bay Springs Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6011.17%
Black446.83%

Bay Springs Veterans by Race

Bay Springs Veterans by Education

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6.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bay Springs Veterans by Education

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51.5%

Labor Force Participation

48.8%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Bay Springs Employment by Age

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Bay Springs Employment by Race

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Bay Springs 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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82.41%

Born in Bay Springs

99.26%

Native Born

0.74%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.74%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.26% of Bay Springs residents were born in the United States, with 82.41% 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.

Bay Springs Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,634-12-0.73%
20201,646-12-0.72%
20191,658-12-0.72%
20181,670-25-1.47%
20171,695-12-0.70%
20161,707-3-0.18%
20151,710-3-0.18%
20141,71330.18%
20131,710-15-0.87%
20121,725-35-1.99%
20111,760-20-1.12%
20101,7800.00%

Bay Springs Population by Year