Fulton, Mississippi Population 2020

4,077

Fulton is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 4,077, it is the 71st largest city in Mississippi and the 5341st largest city in the United States. Fulton is currently growing at a rate of 0.54% annually and its population has increased by 2.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,961 in 2010. Spanning over 9 miles, Fulton has a population density of 480 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fulton is $48,788 with a poverty rate of 23.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $540 per month, and the median house value is $103,000. The median age in Fulton is 31.3 years, 28.6 years for males, and 32.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 83.2 males.

Fulton Demographics

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

  • White: 75.77%
  • Black or African American: 20.83%
  • Asian: 1.42%
  • Two or more races: 1.04%
  • Other race: 0.77%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.17%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Fulton, Mississippi is 4,077, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,033.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,961.

Fulton, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,04975.77%
Black or African American83820.83%
Asian571.42%
Two or More Races421.04%
Some Other Race310.77%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70.17%

Fulton Population Pyramid 2020

Fulton Median Age

31.3


Total

28.6


Male

32.4


Female

Fulton Adults

There are 3,185 adults, (554 of whom are seniors) in Fulton.

Fulton Age Dependency

52.9

Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Fulton Sex Ratio

Female

2,196

54.57%

Male

1,828

45.43%

Fulton Households and Families

Fulton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fulton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married80.9%19.1%
All57.9%42.1%
Non Family42.1%57.9%
Female42%58%

57.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2572.3557.9
Non Family5161.1142.1
Married4603.4880.9
Female2452.8442
Male362.14100

3.15

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

0.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fulton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1316.01%
9th to 12th Grade25511.70%
High School Graduate69932.08%
Some College51923.82%
Associates Degree1245.69%
Bachelors Degree24611.29%
Graduate Degree2059.41%

Fulton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7661,477414
Black31522412
Asian494317
Hispanic3131
Other Race3131
Multiple Races18188

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 44.44%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,655$44,306$27,138
Less Than High School$26,641$26,224$30,952
High School Grad$29,063$31,888$25,625
Some College$30,625$49,427$25,735
Bachelors Degree$44,375$41,618$58,700
Graduate Degree$69,567$113,207$41,154

$31,655

Average Earnings

$44,306

Average Male

$27,138

Average Female

Fulton Language

Fulton Language by Age

Fulton Language

97.66% of Fulton residents speak only English, while 2.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.54% of the population.

Fulton Poverty

Fulton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,44347619.48%
Black42017040.48%
Asian4343100.00%
Hispanic31929.03%
Other31929.03%

23.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.64%

Male Poverty Rate

20.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fulton

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fulton is White, with 19.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.22%.

Name Poverty
Some College27.78%
Less Than High School27.00%
High School21.77%
Bachelors or Greater5.61%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed11.02%
Male Employed9.75%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Fulton Income

Fulton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,565$48,788
Families$55,404$68,495
Married Families$70,203-
Non Families$15,856$20,067

Fulton Marital Status

Fulton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

29.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.1%

Male Marriage Rate

28.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Fulton Married by Age and Sex

Fulton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Fulton Marital Status by Race

Fulton Veterans

177

Number of Veterans

151

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War66
Vietnam37
First Gulf War37
Korea23
World War II8
Age Group Veterans
18 to 3454
55 to 6442
65 to 7429
35 to 5429
75+23
Name Veterans % of Total
White1616.91%
Black162.15%

$Fulton Veterans by Education

21.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fulton Employment Status

38%

Labor Force Participation

37.4%

Employment Rate

1.5%

Unemployment Rate

Fulton Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

72.91%

Born in Mississippi

98.58%

Native Born

1.42%

Foreign Born

1.27%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.58% of Fulton residents were born in the United States, with 72.91% having been born in Mississippi. 1.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,077220.54%
20194,055220.55%
20184,0330.00%
20174,033220.55%
20164,011-27-0.67%
20154,038290.72%
20144,009390.98%
20133,970350.89%
20123,935-3-0.08%
20113,938-7-0.18%
20103,945630.16%
20003,8824951.37%
19903,3871490.45%
19803,2383391.11%
19702,8990.00%