Benoit, Mississippi Population 2020

402

Benoit is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 402, it is the 232nd largest city in Mississippi and the 14250th largest city in the United States. Benoit is currently declining at a rate of -2.66% annually and its population has decreased by -15.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 477 in 2010. Benoit reached it's highest population of 479 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Benoit has a population density of 413 people per square mile.

The average household income in Benoit is $31,153 with a poverty rate of 47.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $594 per month, and the median house value is $45,600. The median age in Benoit is 37.6 years, 36 years for males, and 37.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.6 males.

Benoit Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 79.45%
  • White: 20.55%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Benoit, Mississippi is 402, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 424.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 477.

Benoit, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American37979.45%
White9820.55%

Benoit Population Pyramid 2020

Benoit Median Age

37.6


Total

36


Male

37.6


Female

Benoit Adults

There are 347 adults, (97 of whom are seniors) in Benoit.

Benoit Age Dependency

90.8

Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52

Child Dependency Ratio

Benoit Sex Ratio

Female

257

53.88%

Male

220

46.12%

Benoit Households and Families

Benoit Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Benoit Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married63.8%36.2%
All51.2%48.8%
Non Family50%50%
Female38.7%61.3%

51.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1722.7751.2
Female624.3538.7
Non Family581.2250
Married472.5163.8
Male53.6100

3.46

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Benoit Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade319.84%
9th to 12th Grade7222.86%
High School Graduate9831.11%
Some College4714.92%
Associates Degree257.94%
Bachelors Degree288.89%
Graduate Degree144.44%

Benoit Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.50%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 35.23%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,125$31,250$19,583
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$22,083$36,250$11,563
Some College$19,583$$19,375
Bachelors Degree$35,625$46,042$
Graduate Degree$$$

$23,125

Average Earnings

$31,250

Average Male

$19,583

Average Female

Benoit Language

Benoit Language by Age

Benoit Language

100.00% of Benoit residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Benoit Poverty

Benoit Poverty by Race

47.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.00%

Male Poverty Rate

62.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Benoit

The race most likely to be in poverty in Benoit is Black, with 60.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Benoit is Black, with 60.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 48.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.67%.

Name Poverty
High School39.80%
Less Than High School38.83%
Some College25.00%
Bachelors or Greater11.90%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed46.94%
Male Unemployed37.50%
Male Employed3.77%

Benoit Income

Benoit Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$24,286$31,153
Families$24,375$33,555
Married Families$53,438-
Non Families$15,000$22,405

Benoit Marital Status

Benoit Marital Status

Marriage Rates

26.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.1%

Male Marriage Rate

22.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Benoit Married by Age and Sex

Benoit 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 45-54.

Benoit Marital Status by Race

Benoit Veterans

19

Number of Veterans

19

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam13
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7414
75+3
55 to 642
35 to 54
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White1011.36%
Black93.47%

$Benoit Veterans by Education

10.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Benoit Employment Status

41%

Labor Force Participation

28.3%

Employment Rate

31.1%

Unemployment Rate

Benoit 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

93.50%

Born in Mississippi

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Benoit residents were born in the United States, with 93.50% 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 Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020402-11-2.66%
2019413-11-2.59%
2018424-9-2.08%
2017433-11-2.48%
2016444-9-1.99%
2015453-8-1.74%
2014461-7-1.50%
2013468-3-0.64%
2012471-4-0.84%
2011475-4-0.84%
20104790.00%