Belzoni, Mississippi Population 2022

1,774
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Belzoni is a city located in Humphreys County Mississippi. Belzoni has a 2020 population of 1,774. It is also the county seat of Humphreys County. Belzoni is currently declining at a rate of -2.58% annually and its population has decreased by -20.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,236 in 2010.

The average household income in Belzoni is $54,521 with a poverty rate of 34.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $729 per month, and the median house value is $70,000. The median age in Belzoni is 42.3 years, 35.7 years for males, and 49.9 years for females.

Belzoni Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Belzoniwas:

  • Black or African American: 80.90%
  • White: 15.79%
  • Other race: 2.41%
  • Two or more races: 0.52%
  • Asian: 0.38%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Belzoni, Mississippi is 1,774 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,774.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,236.

Belzoni, Mississippi Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White33415.79%
Black or African American1,71180.90%
Asian80.38%
Some Other Race512.41%
Two or More Races110.52%
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Belzoni Population by Race

Belzoni Population Pyramid 2022

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Belzoni Median Age

40


Total

27.5


Male

48.2


Female

Belzoni Adults

There are 1,519 adults, (311 of whom are seniors) in Belzoni.

Belzoni Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Belzoni Sex Ratio

Female

1,075

50.83%

Male

1,040

49.17%

Belzoni Population by Age

Belzoni Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Belzoni Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.9%17.1%
Non Family65.4%34.6%
All63.8%36.2%
Female51.5%48.5%
Male0%100%

63.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Belzoni Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7932.6263.8
Married2282.9682.9
Male253.360
Female2603.9451.5
Non Family2801.0565.4

3.46

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

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Belzoni Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1309.89%
9th to 12th Grade22016.73%
High School Graduate39630.11%
Some College21116.05%
Associates Degree906.84%
Bachelors Degree13210.04%
Graduate Degree13610.34%
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Belzoni Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Belzoni Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian888
White25124075
Black1,022695185
Other Race2922
Hispanic2922
2+ Races5

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Belzoni Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,179$32,414$25,389
Less Than 9th Grade$18,750$$25,486
High School Graduate$26,068$27,159$
Some College$$33,846$
Bachelors Degree$50,882$55,588$26,250
Graduate Degree$36,161$35,268$38,000

$27,179

Average Earnings

$32,414

Average Male

$25,389

Average Female

Belzoni Earnings by Educational Attainment

Belzoni Language by Age

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Belzoni Language

98.06% of Belzoni residents speak only English, while 1.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.52% of the population.

Belzoni Language

Belzoni Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian88100.00%
Multiple1111100.00%
Black1,70569840.94%
White31051.61%
OtherNaN%

34.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

39.08%

Male Poverty Rate

30.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Belzoni

The race most likely to be in poverty in Belzoni is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Belzoni is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.63%.

Belzoni Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade48.66%
High School11.60%
Some College18.94%
Bachelors or Greater6.72%

Belzoni Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.43%
Male Unemployed5.88%
Female Employed16.72%
Female Unemployed54.39%

Belzoni Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Belzoni Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,963$46,167
Families$39,107$52,085
Married Families$75,000-
Non Families$23,177$34,664
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Income by Household Type

Belzoni Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

31.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.9%

Male Marriage Rate

27.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Belzoni Married by Age and Sex

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Belzoni 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.

Belzoni Marital Status by Race

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Belzoni Marital Status

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66

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War20
First Gulf War20
Vietnam43
Korea8
World War II

Belzoni Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54
55 to 6421
65 to 7434
75+11

Belzoni Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White197.12%
Black473.96%

Belzoni Veterans by Race

Belzoni Veterans by Education

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15.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Belzoni Veterans by Education

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47.9%

Labor Force Participation

40.8%

Employment Rate

14.9%

Unemployment Rate

Belzoni Employment by Age

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Belzoni Employment by Race

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Belzoni 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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92.34%

Born in Belzoni

97.21%

Native Born

2.79%

Foreign Born

2.79%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.21% of Belzoni residents were born in the United States, with 92.34% having been born in Mississippi. 2.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Belzoni Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,2360.00%
20112,234-2-0.09%
20122,207-27-1.21%
20132,148-59-2.67%
20142,103-45-2.09%
20152,079-24-1.14%
20162,049-30-1.44%
20171,985-64-3.12%
20181,962-23-1.16%
20191,915-47-2.40%
20201,868-47-2.45%
20211,821-47-2.52%
20221,774-47-2.58%

Belzoni Population by Year