Bay Springs, Mississippi Population 2020

1,675

Bay Springs is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 1,675, it is the 119th largest city in Mississippi and the 8300th largest city in the United States. Bay Springs is currently declining at a rate of -0.53% annually and its population has decreased by -6.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,786 in 2010. Bay Springs reached it's highest population of 1,781 in 2010. Spanning over 15 miles, Bay Springs has a population density of 112 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bay Springs is $47,445 with a poverty rate of 22.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $657 per month, and the median house value is $78,600. The median age in Bay Springs is 37.3 years, 34.1 years for males, and 43.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 79.9 males.

Bay Springs Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 55.59%
  • White: 41.43%
  • Two or more races: 2.91%
  • Native American: 0.07%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Bay Springs, Mississippi is 1,675, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,693.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,786.

Bay Springs, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American84055.59%
White62641.43%
Two or More Races442.91%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.07%

Bay Springs Population Pyramid 2020

Bay Springs Median Age

37.3


Total

34.1


Male

43.5


Female

Bay Springs Adults

There are 1,097 adults, (316 of whom are seniors) in Bay Springs.

Bay Springs Age Dependency

93.5

Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53

Child Dependency Ratio

Bay Springs Sex Ratio

Female

840

55.59%

Male

671

44.41%

Bay Springs Households and Families

Bay Springs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bay Springs Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
Male66.7%33.3%
All64.7%35.3%
Female58.6%41.4%
Non Family47.5%52.5%

64.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6062.3764.7
Non Family2421.0347.5
Married2162.7787.5
Female1334.2158.6
Male15266.7

3.26

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

0.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bay Springs Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade292.95%
9th to 12th Grade9910.06%
High School Graduate36637.20%
Some College20721.04%
Associates Degree646.50%
Bachelors Degree16516.77%
Graduate Degree545.49%

Bay Springs Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White532480146
Black44837373
Multiple Races33
Native American1

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 27.44%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,036$45,000$18,140
Less Than High School$17,656$23,125$
High School Grad$28,750$41,157$16,800
Some College$19,866$52,813$18,661
Bachelors Degree$30,903$63,000$18,393
Graduate Degree$63,250$64,500$54,107

$28,036

Average Earnings

$45,000

Average Male

$18,140

Average Female

Bay Springs Language

Bay Springs Language by Age

Bay Springs Language

99.85% of Bay Springs residents speak only English, while 0.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.15% of the population.

Bay Springs Poverty

Bay Springs Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black81024930.74%
White6048013.25%
Native11100.00%

22.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.57%

Male Poverty Rate

26.41%

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 13.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.53%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.11%
High School25.64%
Some College17.97%
Bachelors or Greater4.57%
Name Poverty
Female Employed15.55%
Male Employed2.48%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Bay Springs Income

Bay Springs Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,429$47,445
Families$45,333$59,914
Married Families$59,722-
Non Families$21,094$28,690

Bay Springs Marital Status

Bay Springs Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

32.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Bay Springs Married by Age and Sex

Bay Springs Marriage

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

Bay Springs Marital Status by Race

Bay Springs Veterans

95

Number of Veterans

81

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam25
Second Gulf War16
First Gulf War11
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6425
75+23
65 to 7420
35 to 5415
18 to 3412
Name Veterans % of Total
White5710.29%
Black387.05%

$Bay Springs Veterans by Education

9.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bay Springs Employment Status

53.1%

Labor Force Participation

50.1%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Bay Springs Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

84.71%

Born in Mississippi

99.87%

Native Born

0.13%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.87% of Bay Springs residents were born in the United States, with 84.71% 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 Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,675-9-0.53%
20191,684-9-0.53%
20181,693-20-1.17%
20171,713-9-0.52%
20161,72220.12%
20151,720-1-0.06%
20141,72150.29%
20131,716-9-0.52%
20121,725-35-1.99%
20111,760-21-1.18%
20101,7810.00%