Courtland, Mississippi Population 2021

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Courtland is a city located in Panola County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 521, it is the 199th largest city in Mississippi and the 13124th largest city in the United States . Courtland is currently growing at a rate of 0.97% annually and its population has increased by 1.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 511 in 2010. Courtland reached it's highest population of 521 in 2021. Spanning over 1 miles, Courtland has a population density of 460 people per square mile.

The average household income in Courtland is $46,731 with a poverty rate of 39.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $964 per month, and the median house value is $59,100. The median age in Courtland is 28 years, 33.6 years for males, and 26.3 years for females.

Courtland Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 51.86%
  • White: 44.42%
  • Two or more races: 2.83%
  • Asian: 0.88%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Courtland, Mississippi is 521 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 506.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 511.

Courtland, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American29351.86%
White25144.42%
Two or More Races162.83%
Asian50.88%
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Courtland Population by Race

Courtland Population Pyramid $2021

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Courtland Median Age

28


Total

33.6


Male

26.3


Female

Courtland Adults

There are 373 adults, (51 of whom are seniors) in Courtland.

Courtland Age Dependency

75.5

Age Dependency Ratio

15.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

59.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Courtland Sex Ratio

Female

313

55.40%

Male

252

44.60%

Courtland Population by Age

Courtland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Courtland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married98.5%1.5%
All83.2%16.8%
Non Family69.8%30.2%
Female68.8%31.3%

83.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Courtland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1793.1683.2
Married673.4298.5
Non Family631.1669.8
Female324.5668.8
Male176.88100

4.15

Average Family Size

3.16

Average Household Size

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Courtland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade226.85%
9th to 12th Grade3310.28%
High School Graduate14846.11%
Some College5416.82%
Associates Degree92.80%
Bachelors Degree3811.84%
Graduate Degree175.30%
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Courtland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Courtland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White16814434
Black14811716
Asian555

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Courtland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,192$36,250$21,607
Less Than 9th Grade$31,250$$37,500
High School Graduate$36,042$52,969$24,167
Some College$17,083$$20,750
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$61,563$61,875$

$30,192

Average Earnings

$36,250

Average Male

$21,607

Average Female

Courtland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Courtland Language by Age

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Courtland Language

100.00% of Courtland 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.

Courtland Language

Courtland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black29317559.73%
White2515019.92%

39.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

33.73%

Male Poverty Rate

44.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Courtland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Courtland is Black, with 59.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Courtland is White, with 19.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 20.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 49.58%.

Courtland Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School37.16%
Less Than 9th Grade21.82%
Bachelors or Greater20.00%
Some College17.46%

Courtland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed35.90%
Male Employed7.06%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Courtland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Courtland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$26,442$46,731
Families$31,346$57,527
Married Families$71,875-
Non Families$14,083$21,306
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Income by Household Type

Courtland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

30.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.0%

Male Marriage Rate

27.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Courtland Married by Age and Sex

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Courtland 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 55-64.

Courtland Marital Status by Race

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Courtland Marital Status

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31

Number of Veterans

26

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam10
First Gulf War7
Second Gulf War7
World War II2
Korea

Courtland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6410
35 to 547
18 to 347
65 to 744
75+3

Courtland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2513.37%
Black63.39%

Courtland Veterans by Race

Courtland Veterans by Education

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12.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Courtland Veterans by Education

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43.8%

Labor Force Participation

37.7%

Employment Rate

13.8%

Unemployment Rate

Courtland Employment by Age

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Courtland Employment by Race

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Courtland 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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81.24%

Born in Courtland

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Courtland residents were born in the United States, with 81.24% 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.

Courtland Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202152150.97%
202051650.98%
201951150.99%
201850630.60%
2017503-4-0.79%
2016507-1-0.20%
2015508-6-1.17%
201451420.39%
2013512-2-0.39%
2012514-2-0.39%
201151640.78%
20105120.00%

Courtland Population by Year