Como, Mississippi Population 2022

1,164
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Como is a city located in Panola County Mississippi. Como has a 2020 population of 1,164. Como is currently declining at a rate of -0.68% annually and its population has decreased by -8.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,272 in 2010.

The average household income in Como is $43,033 with a poverty rate of 37.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $388 per month, and the median house value is $126,600. The median age in Como is 31.6 years, 23 years for males, and 40.5 years for females.

Como Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Comowas:

  • Black or African American: 71.60%
  • White: 21.99%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 6.41%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Como, Mississippi is 1,164 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,164.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,272.

Como, Mississippi Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White42221.99%
Black or African American1,37471.60%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1236.41%
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Como Population by Race

Como Population Pyramid 2022

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Como Median Age

31.6


Total

31.3


Male

31.8


Female

Como Adults

There are 1,403 adults, (466 of whom are seniors) in Como.

Como Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

49.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Como Sex Ratio

Female

1,001

52.16%

Male

918

47.84%

Como Population by Age

Como Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Como Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
All28.2%71.8%
Female28%72%
Non Family20%80%
Male15.6%84.4%

28.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Como Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8052.3828.2
Married862.2786
Male774.4515.6
Female1574.7828
Non Family4851.320

3.84

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

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Como Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1139.44%
9th to 12th Grade27623.06%
High School Graduate33227.74%
Some College27522.97%
Associates Degree978.10%
Bachelors Degree574.76%
Graduate Degree473.93%
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Como Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Como Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White32931899
Black7453675
Islander123123
Hispanic13

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 30.09%.

Como Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$17,537$26,695$14,388
Less Than 9th Grade$11,736$11,359$14,375
High School Graduate$26,362$26,540$
Some College$14,715$36,484$14,299
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$126,375$

$17,537

Average Earnings

$26,695

Average Male

$14,388

Average Female

Como Earnings by Educational Attainment

Como Language by Age

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Como Language

100.00% of Como 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.

Como Language

Como Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,37466748.54%
White4225011.85%
OtherNaN%

37.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

33.55%

Male Poverty Rate

40.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Como

The race most likely to be in poverty in Como is Black, with 48.54% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.90%.

Como Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.91%
High School43.37%
Some College18.01%
Bachelors or Greater12.50%

Como Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed32.77%
Female Unemployed27.81%

Como Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Como Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$18,341$32,900
Families$33,750$47,178
Married Families$100,375-
Non Families$16,042$21,655
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Income by Household Type

Como Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

12.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

15.7%

Male Marriage Rate

9.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Como Married by Age and Sex

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Como Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Como Marital Status by Race

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Como Marital Status

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201

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War139
First Gulf War1
Vietnam9
Korea6
World War II

Como Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34139
35 to 541
55 to 6446
65 to 749
75+6

Como Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White133.56%
Black657.10%
Islander123100.00%

Como Veterans by Race

Como Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Como Veterans by Education

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41.4%

Labor Force Participation

27.2%

Employment Rate

34.5%

Unemployment Rate

Como Employment by Age

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Como Employment by Race

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Como 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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71.03%

Born in Como

93.23%

Native Born

6.77%

Foreign Born

0.36%

Non Citizen

6.41%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.23% of Como residents were born in the United States, with 71.03% having been born in Mississippi. 0.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Oceania.

Como Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,2720.00%
20111,258-14-1.10%
20121,250-8-0.64%
20131,244-6-0.48%
20141,238-6-0.48%
20151,223-15-1.21%
20161,216-7-0.57%
20171,205-11-0.90%
20181,196-9-0.75%
20191,188-8-0.67%
20201,180-8-0.67%
20211,172-8-0.68%
20221,164-8-0.68%

Como Population by Year