De Kalb is a city located in Kemper County Mississippi. De Kalb has a 2020 population of 962. It is also the county seat of Kemper County. De Kalb is currently declining at a rate of -1.54% annually and its population has decreased by -15.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,135 in 2010.
The average household income in De Kalb is $40,429 with a poverty rate of 30.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $485 per month, and the median house value is $59,800. The median age in De Kalb is 44.7 years, 40.4 years for males, and 47.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of De Kalbwas:
99.11% of De Kalb residents speak only English, while 0.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.89% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in De Kalb is Black, with 41.72% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in De Kalb is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.94%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in De Kalb
100.00% of De Kalb residents were born in the United States, with 90.37% 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.