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.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Edwardswas:
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.
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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%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Edwards
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.