Corinth, Mississippi Population 2020

14,367
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Corinth is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 14,367, it is the 28th largest city in Mississippi and the 2366th largest city in the United States. Corinth is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually and its population has decreased by -1.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,573 in 2010. Corinth reached it's highest population of 14,775 in 2011. Spanning over 30 miles, Corinth has a population density of 476 people per square mile.

The average household income in Corinth is $47,905 with a poverty rate of 20.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $589 per month, and the median house value is $106,500. The median age in Corinth is 37.7 years, 34.1 years for males, and 41.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.1 males.

Corinth Demographics

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

  • White: 71.23%
  • Black or African American: 23.62%
  • Two or more races: 3.98%
  • Other race: 0.83%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Asian: 0.11%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Corinth, Mississippi is 14,367, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,485.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,573.

Corinth, Mississippi Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202036,369-278-0.76%
201936,647-278-0.76%
201836,925-278-0.75%
201737,203-46-0.12%
201637,249-24-0.06%
201537,273230.06%
201437,250-28-0.08%
201337,278750.20%
201237,203-72-0.19%
201137,2751690.45%
201037,1060.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,43371.23%
Black or African American3,46023.62%
Two or More Races5833.98%
Some Other Race1220.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native330.23%
Asian160.11%
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Corinth Population Pyramid 2020

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Corinth Median Age

37.7


Total

34.1


Male

41.3


Female

Corinth Adults

There are 11,484 adults, (2,748 of whom are seniors) in Corinth.

Corinth Age Dependency

67.7

Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Corinth Sex Ratio

Female

7,871

53.74%

Male

6,776

46.26%

Corinth Households and Families

Corinth Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Corinth Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.4%17.6%
All58.1%41.9%
Non Family54.3%45.7%
Male47.3%52.7%
Female26.3%73.7%

58.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0412.3558.1
Non Family2,4621.1554.3
Married2,0473.0582.4
Female1,1453.2726.3
Male3873.5247.3

3.13

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Corinth Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6866.99%
9th to 12th Grade8818.98%
High School Graduate2,86529.21%
Some College2,31023.55%
Associates Degree8698.86%
Bachelors Degree1,34213.68%
Graduate Degree8568.73%
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Corinth Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,2896,2551,897
Black2,2191,810220
Hispanic25715571
Other Race7844
Multiple Races332515
Asian162
Native American1414

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 multiple races people with a rate of 45.45%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,688$30,872$24,397
Less Than High School$23,083$23,854$
High School Grad$20,906$21,368$17,011
Some College$25,819$30,947$22,813
Bachelors Degree$31,909$37,200$30,957
Graduate Degree$64,107$76,813$62,704

$27,688

Average Earnings

$30,872

Average Male

$24,397

Average Female

Corinth Language

Corinth Language by Age

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Corinth Language

96.18% of Corinth residents speak only English, while 3.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.58% of the population.

Corinth Poverty

Corinth Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,7301,45314.93%
Black3,28786926.44%
Multiple57343275.39%
Hispanic57815526.82%
Native3333100.00%
Asian161487.50%

20.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.45%

Male Poverty Rate

21.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Corinth

The race most likely to be in poverty in Corinth is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Corinth is White, with 14.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.50%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School48.59%
Some College20.87%
High School12.37%
Bachelors or Greater3.45%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed63.57%
Male Unemployed53.32%
Female Employed12.60%
Male Employed6.10%

Corinth Income

Corinth Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,461$47,905
Families$47,665$61,209
Married Families$67,828-
Non Families$20,548$27,909
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Corinth Marital Status

Corinth Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.2%

Male Marriage Rate

34.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Corinth Married by Age and Sex

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Corinth 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 35-44.

Corinth Marital Status by Race

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Corinth Veterans

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682

Number of Veterans

673

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War225
Vietnam138
Korea79
World War II62
Second Gulf War25
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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54201
75+184
65 to 74118
55 to 64103
18 to 3476
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Name Veterans % of Total
White5936.93%
Black893.38%
Hispanic102.29%

Corinth Veterans by Education

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5.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Corinth Employment Status

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55.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.2%

Employment Rate

13.4%

Unemployment Rate

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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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64.91%

Born in Mississippi

97.55%

Native Born

2.45%

Foreign Born

1.72%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.55% of Corinth residents were born in the United States, with 64.91% having been born in Mississippi. 1.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202014,367-59-0.41%
201914,426-59-0.41%
201814,485-140-0.96%
201714,625-59-0.40%
201614,684-42-0.29%
201514,726-8-0.05%
201414,734-36-0.24%
201314,77050.03%
201214,765-10-0.07%
201114,7752001.37%
201014,5755210.36%
200014,0542,2341.75%
199011,820-1,360-1.08%
198013,1801,5991.30%
197011,5811280.11%
196011,4531,6681.59%
19509,7851,9672.27%
19407,8181,5982.31%
19306,2207221.24%
19205,4984780.91%
19105,0201,3593.21%
19003,6610.00%