Blue Mountain, Mississippi Population 2022

879
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Blue Mountain is a city located in Tippah County Mississippi. Blue Mountain has a 2020 population of 879. Blue Mountain is currently declining at a rate of -2.55% annually and its population has decreased by -3.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 915 in 2010.

The average household income in Blue Mountain is $37,478 with a poverty rate of 23.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $425 per month, and the median house value is $67,700. The median age in Blue Mountain is 25.9 years, 22.4 years for males, and 28.2 years for females.

Blue Mountain Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Blue Mountainwas:

  • White: 74.88%
  • Black or African American: 19.15%
  • Other race: 2.86%
  • Two or more races: 1.64%
  • Asian: 1.47%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Blue Mountain, Mississippi is 879 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 879.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 915.

Blue Mountain, Mississippi Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White91574.88%
Black or African American23419.15%
Asian181.47%
Some Other Race352.86%
Two or More Races201.64%
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Blue Mountain Population by Race

Blue Mountain Population Pyramid 2022

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Blue Mountain Median Age

29.2


Total

22.4


Male

40.1


Female

Blue Mountain Adults

There are 971 adults, (134 of whom are seniors) in Blue Mountain.

Blue Mountain Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

16

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30

Child Dependency Ratio

Blue Mountain Sex Ratio

Female

681

55.73%

Male

541

44.27%

Blue Mountain Population by Age

Blue Mountain Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Blue Mountain Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.8%21.2%
Male70.6%29.4%
All56.5%43.5%
Female39.4%60.6%
Non Family35.8%64.2%

56.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Blue Mountain Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3772.756.5
Married1653.4678.8
Male172.1270.6
Female334.6739.4
Non Family1621.5835.8

3.49

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

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Blue Mountain Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade426.38%
9th to 12th Grade9013.68%
High School Graduate23736.02%
Some College13119.91%
Associates Degree233.50%
Bachelors Degree598.97%
Graduate Degree7611.55%
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Blue Mountain Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Blue Mountain Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White507396125
Black12710710
Asian1818
2+ Races33
Other Race32
Hispanic32

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 white people with a rate of 24.65%.

Blue Mountain Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,229$34,750$20,804
Less Than 9th Grade$20,625$16,094$21,750
High School Graduate$18,750$30,357$17,917
Some College$47,750$49,063$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$39,688$56,250$

$28,229

Average Earnings

$34,750

Average Male

$20,804

Average Female

Blue Mountain Earnings by Educational Attainment

Blue Mountain Language by Age

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Blue Mountain Language

95.20% of Blue Mountain residents speak only English, while 4.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.26% of the population.

Blue Mountain Language

Blue Mountain Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic474493.62%
Black1545435.06%
Multiple14321.43%
White78213917.77%
Other29NaN%

23.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.29%

Male Poverty Rate

19.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Blue Mountain

The race most likely to be in poverty in Blue Mountain is Hispanic, with 93.62% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.04%.

Blue Mountain Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.70%
High School18.99%
Some College29.25%
Bachelors or Greater2.22%

Blue Mountain Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed13.42%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed5.96%
Female Unemployed25.00%

Blue Mountain Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Blue Mountain Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,583$43,585
Families$57,232$62,283
Married Families$64,141-
Non Families$13,796$18,770
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Income by Household Type

Blue Mountain Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.3%

Male Marriage Rate

33.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Blue Mountain Married by Age and Sex

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Blue Mountain 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 45-54.

Blue Mountain Marital Status by Race

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Blue Mountain Marital Status

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26

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War
Vietnam22
Korea
World War II

Blue Mountain Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54
55 to 644
65 to 7422
75+

Blue Mountain Veterans by Age

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Blue Mountain Veterans by Race

Blue Mountain Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

69.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blue Mountain Veterans by Education

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48.4%

Labor Force Participation

45.2%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Blue Mountain Employment by Age

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Blue Mountain Employment by Race

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Blue Mountain 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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73.49%

Born in Blue Mountain

97.46%

Native Born

2.54%

Foreign Born

2.05%

Non Citizen

0.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.46% of Blue Mountain residents were born in the United States, with 73.49% having been born in Mississippi. 2.05% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Blue Mountain Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20109150.00%
201192380.87%
2012891-32-3.47%
2013908171.91%
2014936283.08%
2015952161.71%
201695420.21%
201796390.94%
201897180.83%
2019948-23-2.37%
2020925-23-2.43%
2021902-23-2.49%
2022879-23-2.55%

Blue Mountain Population by Year