Helena, Mississippi Population 2021

1,190
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Helena is a city located in Mississippi. Helena has a 2020 population of 1,190. Helena is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 0.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,184 in 2010. Helena reached it's highest population of 1,421 in 2011.

The average household income in Helena is $39,617 with a poverty rate of 19.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $103,500. The median age in Helena is 46.4 years, 46.1 years for males, and 56.2 years for females.

Helena Demographics

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

  • White: 100.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • 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 Helena, Mississippi is 1,190 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,233.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,184.

Helena, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

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Helena Population by Race

Helena Population Pyramid $2021

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Helena Median Age

46.4


Total

46.1


Male

56.2


Female

Helena Adults

There are 947 adults, (254 of whom are seniors) in Helena.

Helena Age Dependency

71.7

Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Helena Sex Ratio

Female

461

38.74%

Male

729

61.26%

Helena Population by Age

Helena Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Helena Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
Female100%0%
All97%3%
Married93.9%6.1%
Male0%0%

97.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Helena Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5702.0997
Married2772.6993.9
Non Family1761.13100
Female1172.12100
Male00

2.52

Average Family Size

2.09

Average Household Size

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Helena Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade566.13%
9th to 12th Grade13414.66%
High School Graduate44548.69%
Some College23625.82%
Associates Degree434.70%
Bachelors Degree0.00%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Helena Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Helena Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 79.21%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 0.00%.

Helena Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,507$$
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$16,294$16,469$
Some College$45,000$42,393$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$20,507

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$

Average Female

Helena Earnings by Educational Attainment

Helena Language by Age

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Helena Language

100.00% of Helena 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.

Helena Language

Helena Poverty by Race

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19.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.26%

Male Poverty Rate

15.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Helena

The race most likely to be in poverty in Helena is White, with 19.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Helena is White, with 19.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.62%.

Helena Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or GreaterNaN%
Less Than 9th Grade30.53%
Some College24.73%
High School22.70%

Helena Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed18.92%

Helena Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Helena Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,728$39,617
Families$36,875$51,846
Married Families$58,125-
Non Families$12,125$12,243
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Income by Household Type

Helena Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.1%

Male Marriage Rate

64.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Helena Married by Age and Sex

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Helena Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Helena Marital Status by Race

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Helena Marital Status

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133

Number of Veterans

133

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam69
Second Gulf War35
Korea22
First Gulf War17
World War II

Helena Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+51
65 to 7447
55 to 6435
35 to 54
18 to 34

Helena Veterans by Age

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Helena Veterans by Race

Helena Veterans by Education

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24.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

87.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Helena Veterans by Education

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42.3%

Labor Force Participation

42.3%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Helena Employment by Age

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Helena Employment by Race

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Helena 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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74.12%

Born in Helena

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Helena residents were born in the United States, with 74.12% 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.

Helena Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,1900.00%
20201,1900.00%
20191,190-43-3.49%
20181,2331008.83%
20171,133292.63%
20161,104555.24%
20151,049494.90%
20141,000-21-2.06%
20131,021-226-18.12%
20121,247-174-12.24%
20111,42123720.02%
20101,1840.00%

Helena Population by Year