Hickory, Mississippi Population 2020

514

Hickory is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 514, it is the 202nd largest city in Mississippi and the 13188th largest city in the United States. Hickory is currently declining at a rate of -0.39% annually and its population has decreased by -3.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 530 in 2010. Hickory reached it's highest population of 528 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Hickory has a population density of 549 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hickory is $45,862 with a poverty rate of 52.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $384 per month, and the median house value is $53,700. The median age in Hickory is 28.6 years, 31.5 years for males, and 28.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.1 males.

Hickory Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 70.18%
  • White: 29.20%
  • Two or more races: 0.61%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Hickory, Mississippi is 514, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 518.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 530.

Hickory, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American45970.18%
White19129.20%
Two or More Races40.61%

Hickory Population Pyramid 2020

Hickory Median Age

28.6


Total

31.5


Male

28.5


Female

Hickory Adults

There are 434 adults, (52 of whom are seniors) in Hickory.

Hickory Age Dependency

71.2

Age Dependency Ratio

13.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Hickory Sex Ratio

Female

344

52.60%

Male

310

47.40%

Hickory Households and Families

Hickory Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hickory Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married96%4%
Non Family94.1%5.9%
All81.8%18.2%
Female54.2%45.8%

81.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2093.1381.8
Married993.2396
Female723.7654.2
Male212.05100
Non Family171.1894.1

3.23

Average Family Size

3.13

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hickory Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade72.05%
9th to 12th Grade216.14%
High School Graduate13940.64%
Some College8825.73%
Associates Degree7221.05%
Bachelors Degree92.63%
Graduate Degree61.75%

Hickory Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.80%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 12.61%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,083$35,500$25,375
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$31,477$35,500$17,125
Some College$26,288$27,212$25,688
Bachelors Degree$42,083$$42,083
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,083

Average Earnings

$35,500

Average Male

$25,375

Average Female

Hickory Language

Hickory Language by Age

Hickory Language

99.84% of Hickory residents speak only English, while 0.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.16% of the population.

Hickory Poverty

Hickory Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black45932470.59%
White1912211.52%

52.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

47.10%

Male Poverty Rate

58.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hickory

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hickory is Black, with 70.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hickory is White, with 11.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 29.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 64.06%.

Name Poverty
Some College46.25%
High School41.73%
Less Than High School25.00%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed40.60%
Male Unemployed20.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Hickory Income

Hickory Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,250$45,862
Families$26,402$47,823
Married Families$58,281-
Non Families-$23,718

Hickory Marital Status

Hickory Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.3%

Male Marriage Rate

32.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Hickory Married by Age and Sex

Hickory Marriage

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

Hickory Marital Status by Race

Hickory Veterans

26

Number of Veterans

26

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War16
Second Gulf War11
Vietnam7
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6418
65 to 745
75+2
35 to 541
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White1612.60%
Black103.30%

$Hickory Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

88.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hickory Employment Status

43.3%

Labor Force Participation

40.2%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Hickory 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

94.65%

Born in Mississippi

99.39%

Native Born

0.61%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.39% of Hickory residents were born in the United States, with 94.65% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020514-2-0.39%
2019516-2-0.39%
2018518-1-0.19%
2017519-2-0.38%
2016521-2-0.38%
2015523-4-0.76%
201452710.19%
20135260.00%
201252630.57%
2011523-5-0.95%
20105280.00%