Durant, Mississippi Population 2022

2,046
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Durant is a city located in Holmes County Mississippi. Durant has a 2020 population of 2,046. Durant is currently declining at a rate of -3.40% annually and its population has decreased by -23.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,676 in 2010.

The average household income in Durant is $35,904 with a poverty rate of 39.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $600 per month, and the median house value is $50,200. The median age in Durant is 33.5 years, 28.8 years for males, and 38.8 years for females.

Durant Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 87.74%
  • White: 12.26%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Durant, Mississippi is 2,046 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,046.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,676.

Durant, Mississippi Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White33212.26%
Black or African American2,37787.74%
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Durant Population by Race

Durant Population Pyramid 2022

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Durant Median Age

33.4


Total

33.2


Male

33.4


Female

Durant Adults

There are 1,870 adults, (431 of whom are seniors) in Durant.

Durant Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Durant Sex Ratio

Female

1,386

51.16%

Male

1,323

48.84%

Durant Population by Age

Durant Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Durant Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married69%31%
Non Family56.7%43.3%
All52.2%47.8%
Female38.9%61.1%
Male19.4%80.6%

52.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Durant Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9312.8452.2
Married2943.2369
Male312.3519.4
Female3733.6238.9
Non Family2331.1856.7

3.35

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

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Durant Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1206.79%
9th to 12th Grade23613.36%
High School Graduate75242.56%
Some College49728.13%
Associates Degree774.36%
Bachelors Degree714.02%
Graduate Degree140.79%
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Durant Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Durant Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White32028124
Black1,4471,13061
Hispanic84

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.81%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 7.50%.

Durant Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,018$23,800$21,496
Less Than 9th Grade$22,950$$21,389
High School Graduate$14,633$11,484$15,360
Some College$34,286$44,722$29,455
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$50,556$$

$22,018

Average Earnings

$23,800

Average Male

$21,496

Average Female

Durant Earnings by Educational Attainment

Durant Language by Age

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Durant Language

99.44% of Durant residents speak only English, while 0.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.56% of the population.

Durant Language

Durant Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,35595640.59%
White2938930.38%
OtherNaN%

39.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

36.52%

Male Poverty Rate

42.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Durant

The race most likely to be in poverty in Durant is Black, with 40.59% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 47.08%.

Durant Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.81%
High School42.15%
Some College23.17%
Bachelors or Greater16.67%

Durant Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.23%
Male Unemployed16.07%
Female Employed24.60%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Durant Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Durant Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$23,575$38,725
Families$25,227$41,090
Married Families$44,951-
Non Families$13,450$29,433
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Income by Household Type

Durant Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.4%

Male Marriage Rate

29.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Durant Married by Age and Sex

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Durant 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.

Durant Marital Status by Race

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Durant Marital Status

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93

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War3
Vietnam9
Korea10
World War II27

Durant Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5428
55 to 6422
65 to 74
75+43

Durant Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4614.24%
Black473.04%
Hispanic450.00%

Durant Veterans by Race

Durant Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Durant Veterans by Education

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47.6%

Labor Force Participation

41.8%

Employment Rate

12.2%

Unemployment Rate

Durant Employment by Age

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Durant Employment by Race

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Durant 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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87.30%

Born in Durant

99.30%

Native Born

0.70%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.70%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.30% of Durant residents were born in the United States, with 87.30% 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 Asia.

Durant Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19402,5100.00%
19602,6171070.21%
19702,7521350.50%
19802,8891370.49%
19902,838-51-0.18%
20002,932940.33%
20102,676-256-0.91%
20112,619-57-2.13%
20122,588-31-1.18%
20132,559-29-1.12%
20142,507-52-2.03%
20152,473-34-1.36%
20162,413-60-2.43%
20172,371-42-1.74%
20182,334-37-1.56%
20192,262-72-3.08%
20202,190-72-3.18%
20212,118-72-3.29%
20222,046-72-3.40%

Durant Population by Year