Benoit, Mississippi Population 2021

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Benoit is a city located in Bolivar County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 409, it is the 230th largest city in Mississippi and the 14179th largest city in the United States . Benoit is currently declining at a rate of -1.68% annually and its population has decreased by -14.26% 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 420 people per square mile.

The average household income in Benoit is $41,538 with a poverty rate of 44.72%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $591 per month, and the median house value is $61,700. The median age in Benoit is 33 years, 23.1 years for males, and 37.7 years for females.

Benoit Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 80.28%
  • White: 19.72%
  • 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 409 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 430.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 477.

Benoit, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American39580.28%
White9719.72%
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Benoit Population by Race

Benoit Population Pyramid $2021

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Benoit Median Age

33


Total

23.1


Male

37.7


Female

Benoit Adults

There are 346 adults, (88 of whom are seniors) in Benoit.

Benoit Age Dependency

90.7

Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Benoit Sex Ratio

Female

251

51.02%

Male

241

48.98%

Benoit Population by Age

Benoit Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Benoit Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married47.2%52.8%
Non Family46.8%53.2%
All43.2%56.8%
Female33.8%66.2%

43.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Benoit Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1692.9143.2
Female653.8933.8
Married533.3447.2
Non Family47046.8
Male43.75100

3.57

Average Family Size

2.91

Average Household Size

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Benoit Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3010.71%
9th to 12th Grade5218.57%
High School Graduate7125.36%
Some College7326.07%
Associates Degree134.64%
Bachelors Degree2810.00%
Graduate Degree134.64%
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Benoit Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Benoit Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.21%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 38.37%.

Benoit Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,125$38,438$21,667
Less Than 9th Grade$31,250$31,250$
High School Graduate$20,417$28,333$
Some College$$42,188$19,107
Bachelors Degree$36,250$46,042$24,375
Graduate Degree$$$

$28,125

Average Earnings

$38,438

Average Male

$21,667

Average Female

Benoit Earnings by Educational Attainment

Benoit Language by Age

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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 Language

Benoit Poverty by Race

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44.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.22%

Male Poverty Rate

60.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Benoit

The race most likely to be in poverty in Benoit is Black, with 55.70% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Benoit is Black, with 55.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 14.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 46.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.97%.

Benoit Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade58.54%
High School43.66%
Some College19.77%
Bachelors or Greater4.88%

Benoit Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed33.33%
Male Employed8.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Benoit Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Benoit Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$25,875$41,538
Families$25,000$46,062
Married Families$73,438-
Non Families$14,688$25,379
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Income by Household Type

Benoit Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

30.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.4%

Male Marriage Rate

27.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Benoit Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Benoit Marital Status

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19

Number of Veterans

19

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam12
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Benoit Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7413
75+4
55 to 642
35 to 54
18 to 34

Benoit Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1112.79%
Black83.08%

Benoit Veterans by Race

Benoit Veterans by Education

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10.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Benoit Veterans by Education

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49.7%

Labor Force Participation

39.2%

Employment Rate

21.2%

Unemployment Rate

Benoit Employment by Age

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Benoit Employment by Race

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Benoit 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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93.09%

Born in Benoit

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Benoit residents were born in the United States, with 93.09% 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.

Benoit Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021409-7-1.68%
2020416-7-1.65%
2019423-7-1.63%
2018430-9-2.05%
2017439-9-2.01%
2016448-9-1.97%
2015457-7-1.51%
2014464-7-1.49%
2013471-3-0.63%
2012474-2-0.42%
2011476-3-0.63%
20104790.00%

Benoit Population by Year