Hickory Flat, Mississippi Population 2021

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Hickory Flat is a city located in Benton County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 544, it is the 198th largest city in Mississippi and the 12959th largest city in the United States . Hickory Flat is currently declining at a rate of -0.55% annually and its population has decreased by -9.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 601 in 2010. Hickory Flat reached it's highest population of 600 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Hickory Flat has a population density of 568 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hickory Flat is $49,925 with a poverty rate of 36.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $475 per month, and the median house value is $80,300. The median age in Hickory Flat is 30.5 years, 29.2 years for males, and 33.3 years for females.

Hickory Flat Demographics

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

  • White: 83.33%
  • Black or African American: 16.36%
  • Two or more races: 0.31%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Hickory Flat, Mississippi is 544 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 553.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 601.

Hickory Flat, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White54583.33%
Black or African American10716.36%
Two or More Races20.31%
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Hickory Flat Population by Race

Hickory Flat Population Pyramid $2021

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Hickory Flat Median Age

30.5


Total

29.2


Male

33.3


Female

Hickory Flat Adults

There are 446 adults, (88 of whom are seniors) in Hickory Flat.

Hickory Flat Age Dependency

82.7

Age Dependency Ratio

24.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Hickory Flat Sex Ratio

Female

371

56.73%

Male

283

43.27%

Hickory Flat Population by Age

Hickory Flat Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hickory Flat Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.7%20.3%
Female63%37%
All57.5%42.5%
Male42.5%57.5%
Non Family36.1%63.9%

57.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hickory Flat Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2073.1657.5
Married793.8179.7
Non Family611.1136.1
Male402.942.5
Female276.2663

4.01

Average Family Size

3.16

Average Household Size

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Hickory Flat Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade338.25%
9th to 12th Grade297.25%
High School Graduate13734.25%
Some College11729.25%
Associates Degree102.50%
Bachelors Degree6315.75%
Graduate Degree112.75%
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Hickory Flat Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hickory Flat Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White33828674
Black4434
Hispanic2020
2+ Races22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.89%.

Hickory Flat Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,171$46,912$16,964
Less Than 9th Grade$60,938$60,938$
High School Graduate$44,375$46,389$19,688
Some College$14,350$43,750$13,950
Bachelors Degree$40,938$$41,042
Graduate Degree$$$45,833

$42,171

Average Earnings

$46,912

Average Male

$16,964

Average Female

Hickory Flat Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hickory Flat Language by Age

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Hickory Flat Language

93.81% of Hickory Flat residents speak only English, while 6.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.72% of the population.

Hickory Flat Language

Hickory Flat Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White50914227.90%
Black1079386.92%
Multiple22100.00%

36.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.91%

Male Poverty Rate

47.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hickory Flat

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hickory Flat is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hickory Flat is White, with 27.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 57.44%.

Hickory Flat Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater45.95%
Less Than 9th Grade43.55%
Some College32.28%
High School19.71%

Hickory Flat Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed13.25%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Hickory Flat Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hickory Flat Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,250$49,925
Families$44,643$58,574
Married Families$90,391-
Non Families$14,327$29,223
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Income by Household Type

Hickory Flat Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.5%

Male Marriage Rate

30.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Hickory Flat Married by Age and Sex

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Hickory Flat 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 55-64.

Hickory Flat Marital Status by Race

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Hickory Flat Marital Status

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39

Number of Veterans

39

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War29
Vietnam5
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War

Hickory Flat Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3429
75+5
65 to 743
55 to 642
35 to 54

Hickory Flat Veterans by Age

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Hickory Flat Veterans by Race

Hickory Flat Veterans by Education

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74.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hickory Flat Veterans by Education

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45.2%

Labor Force Participation

44.5%

Employment Rate

1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Hickory Flat Employment by Age

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Hickory Flat Employment by Race

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Hickory Flat 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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70.18%

Born in Hickory Flat

97.55%

Native Born

2.45%

Foreign Born

1.22%

Non Citizen

1.22%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.55% of Hickory Flat residents were born in the United States, with 70.18% having been born in Mississippi. 1.22% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hickory Flat Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021544-3-0.55%
2020547-3-0.55%
2019550-3-0.54%
2018553-3-0.54%
2017556-3-0.54%
201655961.08%
2015553-11-1.95%
2014564-15-2.59%
2013579-12-2.03%
2012591-9-1.50%
20116000.00%
20106000.00%

Hickory Flat Population by Year