Coldwater, Mississippi Population 2021

1,495
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Coldwater is a city located in Tate County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 1,495, it is the 125th largest city in Mississippi and the 8718th largest city in the United States . Coldwater is currently declining at a rate of -1.25% annually and its population has decreased by -10.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,677 in 2010. Coldwater reached it's highest population of 1,671 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Coldwater has a population density of 630 people per square mile.

The average household income in Coldwater is $48,038 with a poverty rate of 25.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $800 per month, and the median house value is $74,400. The median age in Coldwater is 42.1 years, 37.4 years for males, and 46.4 years for females.

Coldwater Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 78.92%
  • White: 17.33%
  • Other race: 3.15%
  • Native American: 0.61%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Coldwater, Mississippi is 1,495 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,552.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,677.

Coldwater, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,43078.92%
White31417.33%
Some Other Race573.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.61%
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Coldwater Population by Race

Coldwater Population Pyramid $2021

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Coldwater Median Age

42.1


Total

37.4


Male

46.4


Female

Coldwater Adults

There are 1,467 adults, (314 of whom are seniors) in Coldwater.

Coldwater Age Dependency

57.2

Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Coldwater Sex Ratio

Female

948

52.32%

Male

864

47.68%

Coldwater Population by Age

Coldwater Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Coldwater Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Non Family74.1%25.9%
Married69.8%30.2%
All64.7%35.3%
Female51.3%48.7%

64.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Coldwater Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7112.5564.7
Female2632.9651.3
Married2622.9569.8
Non Family1701.2674.1
Male162.88100

2.92

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

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Coldwater Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1389.99%
9th to 12th Grade19914.41%
High School Graduate51237.07%
Some College27720.06%
Associates Degree1067.68%
Bachelors Degree916.59%
Graduate Degree584.20%
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Coldwater Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Coldwater Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1,084843117
White25217921
Other Race341111
Hispanic23
Native American1111

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 32.35%.

Coldwater Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,614$21,765$25,409
Less Than 9th Grade$23,750$32,143$14,265
High School Graduate$18,571$16,250$19,500
Some College$30,078$21,902$30,956
Bachelors Degree$44,318$$43,750
Graduate Degree$63,472$73,125$47,188

$22,614

Average Earnings

$21,765

Average Male

$25,409

Average Female

Coldwater Earnings by Educational Attainment

Coldwater Language by Age

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Coldwater Language

95.34% of Coldwater residents speak only English, while 4.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.71% of the population.

Coldwater Language

Coldwater Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,43042629.79%
White3144113.06%

25.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.33%

Male Poverty Rate

31.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Coldwater

The race most likely to be in poverty in Coldwater is Black, with 29.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Coldwater is White, with 13.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 45.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.86%.

Coldwater Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.45%
High School26.17%
Some College16.71%
Bachelors or Greater2.68%

Coldwater Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed26.83%
Female Employed22.53%
Male Employed11.82%

Coldwater Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Coldwater Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,052$48,038
Families$43,750$52,601
Married Families$66,875-
Non Families$17,500$32,421
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Income by Household Type

Coldwater Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.0%

Male Marriage Rate

32.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Coldwater Married by Age and Sex

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Coldwater 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 55-64.

Coldwater Marital Status by Race

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Coldwater Marital Status

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71

Number of Veterans

71

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam57
Second Gulf War8
Korea4
First Gulf War2
World War II

Coldwater Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7427
55 to 6426
35 to 5410
75+8
18 to 34

Coldwater Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black564.87%
White155.86%

Coldwater Veterans by Race

Coldwater Veterans by Education

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8.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Coldwater Veterans by Education

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60.7%

Labor Force Participation

57.8%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Coldwater Employment by Age

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Coldwater Employment by Race

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Coldwater 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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72.24%

Born in Coldwater

97.41%

Native Born

2.59%

Foreign Born

2.59%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.41% of Coldwater residents were born in the United States, with 72.24% having been born in Mississippi. 2.59% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Coldwater Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,495-19-1.25%
20201,514-19-1.24%
20191,533-19-1.22%
20181,552-10-0.64%
20171,56220.13%
20161,560-24-1.52%
20151,584-1-0.06%
20141,585-20-1.25%
20131,605-22-1.35%
20121,627-18-1.09%
20111,645-26-1.56%
20101,6710.00%

Coldwater Population by Year