Edwards, Mississippi Population 2022

960
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Edwards is a city located in Hinds County Mississippi. Edwards has a 2020 population of 960. Edwards is currently declining at a rate of -1.54% annually and its population has decreased by -9.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,056 in 2010.

The average household income in Edwards is $29,382 with a poverty rate of 34.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $506 per month, and the median house value is $77,800. The median age in Edwards is 56.6 years, 51.1 years for males, and 59.2 years for females.

Edwards Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 95.43%
  • White: 3.67%
  • Native American: 0.90%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Edwards, Mississippi is 960 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 960.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,056.

Edwards, Mississippi Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White413.67%
Black or African American1,06695.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.90%
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Edwards Population by Race

Edwards Population Pyramid 2022

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Edwards Median Age

45


Total

45.6


Male

41.5


Female

Edwards Adults

There are 861 adults, (185 of whom are seniors) in Edwards.

Edwards Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Edwards Sex Ratio

Female

727

65.09%

Male

390

34.91%

Edwards Population by Age

Edwards Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Edwards Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female80.4%19.6%
Married69.7%30.3%
All59.4%40.6%
Non Family40.7%59.3%

59.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Edwards Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4702.3859.4
Married993.1869.7
Male282.75100
Female1074.1480.4
Non Family2361.1940.7

3.5

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

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Edwards Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade15019.21%
9th to 12th Grade9612.29%
High School Graduate12816.39%
Some College13917.80%
Associates Degree18523.69%
Bachelors Degree648.19%
Graduate Degree192.43%
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Edwards Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Edwards Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White414127
Black74049456
Hispanic55

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 65.85%.

Edwards Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$18,333$28,047$16,830
Less Than 9th Grade$20,938$$
High School Graduate$29,375$29,844$
Some College$16,786$$16,979
Bachelors Degree$30,893$31,964$
Graduate Degree$$$

$18,333

Average Earnings

$28,047

Average Male

$16,830

Average Female

Edwards Earnings by Educational Attainment

Edwards Language by Age

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Edwards Language

95.91% of Edwards residents speak only English, while 4.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.82% of the population.

Edwards Language

Edwards Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,06638436.02%
White4149.76%
OtherNaN%

34.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

52.82%

Male Poverty Rate

25.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Edwards

The race most likely to be in poverty in Edwards is Black, with 36.02% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 40.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 54.85%.

Edwards Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade71.95%
High School38.28%
Some College20.99%
Bachelors or Greater22.89%

Edwards Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed24.24%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed12.02%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Edwards Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Edwards Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$28,061$30,250
Families$37,692$40,442
Married Families$38,750-
Non Families$18,222$18,267
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Income by Household Type

Edwards Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

23.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.3%

Male Marriage Rate

19.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Edwards Married by Age and Sex

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Edwards 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 35-44.

Edwards Marital Status by Race

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Edwards Marital Status

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22

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War
Vietnam3
Korea2
World War II

Edwards Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 542
55 to 64
65 to 743
75+17

Edwards Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White49.76%
Black182.22%

Edwards Veterans by Race

Edwards Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

72.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Edwards Veterans by Education

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41.1%

Labor Force Participation

38.8%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Edwards Employment by Age

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Edwards Employment by Race

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Edwards 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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95.26%

Born in Edwards

99.10%

Native Born

0.90%

Foreign Born

0.90%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.10% of Edwards residents were born in the United States, with 95.26% having been born in Mississippi. 0.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Edwards Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,0560.00%
20111,069131.23%
20121,067-2-0.19%
20131,058-9-0.84%
20141,055-3-0.28%
20151,049-6-0.57%
20161,040-9-0.86%
20171,031-9-0.87%
20181,020-11-1.07%
20191,005-15-1.47%
2020990-15-1.49%
2021975-15-1.52%
2022960-15-1.54%

Edwards Population by Year