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.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Belzoniwas:
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%.
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.
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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%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Belzoni
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.