Escatawpa, Mississippi Population 2021

2,257
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Escatawpa is a city located in Jackson County Mississippi. Escatawpa has a 2020 population of 2,257. Escatawpa is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -39.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,722 in 2010. Escatawpa reached it's highest population of 3,857 in 2012.

The average household income in Escatawpa is $65,085 with a poverty rate of 17.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $654 per month, and the median house value is $88,600. The median age in Escatawpa is 55.6 years, 53.9 years for males, and 57.7 years for females.

Escatawpa Demographics

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

  • White: 79.88%
  • Black or African American: 18.87%
  • Native American: 1.24%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Escatawpa, Mississippi is 2,257 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,811.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,722.

Escatawpa, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,80379.88%
Black or African American42618.87%
American Indian and Alaska Native281.24%
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Escatawpa Population by Race

Escatawpa Population Pyramid $2021

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Escatawpa Median Age

55.6


Total

53.9


Male

57.7


Female

Escatawpa Adults

There are 2,078 adults, (693 of whom are seniors) in Escatawpa.

Escatawpa Age Dependency

63

Age Dependency Ratio

50

Old Age Dependency Ratio

12.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Escatawpa Sex Ratio

Female

1,103

48.87%

Male

1,154

51.13%

Escatawpa Population by Age

Escatawpa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Escatawpa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.4%9.6%
Female81.3%18.7%
All70.2%29.8%
Non Family61.5%38.5%
Male0%100%

70.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Escatawpa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1991.8870.2
Non Family7021.0461.5
Married3862.8490.4
Female753.9981.3
Male363.560

3.01

Average Family Size

1.88

Average Household Size

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Escatawpa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade412.12%
9th to 12th Grade21911.31%
High School Graduate1,09156.32%
Some College32016.52%
Associates Degree1336.87%
Bachelors Degree1125.78%
Graduate Degree211.08%
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Escatawpa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Escatawpa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,5411,354133
Black368295
Native American2828

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 8.63%.

Escatawpa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,219$26,817$32,689
Less Than 9th Grade$44,362$44,362$
High School Graduate$25,819$22,472$29,969
Some College$43,297$$
Bachelors Degree$49,875$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$28,219

Average Earnings

$26,817

Average Male

$32,689

Average Female

Escatawpa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Escatawpa Language by Age

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Escatawpa Language

100.00% of Escatawpa 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.

Escatawpa Language

Escatawpa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black42619545.77%
White1,8031749.65%
Native2828100.00%

17.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.54%

Male Poverty Rate

16.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Escatawpa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Escatawpa is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Escatawpa is White, with 9.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.14%.

Escatawpa Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School24.75%
Bachelors or Greater20.30%
Some College8.39%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Escatawpa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed43.59%
Female Employed6.10%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Escatawpa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Escatawpa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$38,242$65,085
Families$60,863$63,560
Married Families$68,173-
Non Families$26,195$65,652
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Income by Household Type

Escatawpa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.5%

Male Marriage Rate

40.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Escatawpa Married by Age and Sex

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Escatawpa 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 45-54.

Escatawpa Marital Status by Race

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Escatawpa Marital Status

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222

Number of Veterans

203

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam76
Korea20
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Escatawpa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64103
75+63
65 to 7456
35 to 54
18 to 34

Escatawpa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1227.25%
Black8422.83%
Native American1657.14%

Escatawpa Veterans by Race

Escatawpa Veterans by Education

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53.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

70.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Escatawpa Veterans by Education

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43.5%

Labor Force Participation

38%

Employment Rate

12.6%

Unemployment Rate

Escatawpa Employment by Age

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Escatawpa Employment by Race

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Escatawpa 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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67.35%

Born in Escatawpa

99.42%

Native Born

0.58%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.58%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.42% of Escatawpa residents were born in the United States, with 67.35% 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.

Escatawpa Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,2570.00%
20202,2570.00%
20192,257-554-19.71%
20182,811-430-13.27%
20173,241-341-9.52%
20163,582-243-6.35%
20153,825-23-0.60%
20143,8481413.80%
20133,707-150-3.89%
20123,8572516.96%
20113,606-116-3.12%
20103,7220.00%

Escatawpa Population by Year