Holly Springs, Mississippi Population 2021

7,842
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Holly Springs is a city located in Marshall County Mississippi. It is also the county seat of Marshall County. With a 2020 population of 7,842, it is the 48th largest city in Mississippi and the 3676th largest city in the United States . Holly Springs is currently growing at a rate of 0.28% annually and its population has increased by 1.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,699 in 2010. Holly Springs reached it's highest population of 7,957 in 2000. Spanning over 13 miles, Holly Springs has a population density of 614 people per square mile.

The average household income in Holly Springs is $39,479 with a poverty rate of 31.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $674 per month, and the median house value is $85,200. The median age in Holly Springs is 35.2 years, 35.9 years for males, and 33.8 years for females.

Holly Springs Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 80.95%
  • White: 18.04%
  • Two or more races: 0.70%
  • Native American: 0.31%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Holly Springs, Mississippi is 7,842 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,776.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,699.

Holly Springs, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American6,26380.95%
White1,39618.04%
Two or More Races540.70%
American Indian and Alaska Native240.31%
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Holly Springs Population by Race

Holly Springs Population Pyramid $2021

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Holly Springs Median Age

35.2


Total

35.9


Male

33.8


Female

Holly Springs Adults

There are 6,216 adults, (896 of whom are seniors) in Holly Springs.

Holly Springs Age Dependency

45.4

Age Dependency Ratio

16.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Holly Springs Sex Ratio

Female

3,805

49.18%

Male

3,932

50.82%

Holly Springs Population by Age

Holly Springs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Holly Springs Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male73.3%26.7%
Married66.3%33.7%
Female46.2%53.8%
All45.6%54.4%
Non Family34.5%65.5%

45.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Holly Springs Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3692.445.6
Non Family1,1101.1634.5
Female7013.4246.2
Married4983.5366.3
Male603.9773.3

3.41

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Holly Springs Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2985.85%
9th to 12th Grade1,03220.25%
High School Graduate1,65832.54%
Some College1,20923.72%
Associates Degree2935.75%
Bachelors Degree4158.14%
Graduate Degree1913.75%
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Holly Springs Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Holly Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black4,0292,884379
White1,002830227
Hispanic5555
2+ Races174
Native American1313

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 22.65%.

Holly Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,571$31,659$25,221
Less Than 9th Grade$20,670$21,138$17,981
High School Graduate$23,116$31,667$16,042
Some College$29,115$38,203$26,187
Bachelors Degree$30,469$26,686$35,625
Graduate Degree$50,729$73,846$44,432

$26,571

Average Earnings

$31,659

Average Male

$25,221

Average Female

Holly Springs Earnings by Educational Attainment

Holly Springs Language by Age

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Holly Springs Language

96.99% of Holly Springs residents speak only English, while 3.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.19% of the population.

Holly Springs Language

Holly Springs Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,5881,67436.49%
White9609710.10%
Native2424100.00%
Hispanic672029.85%
Multiple471531.91%

31.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.42%

Male Poverty Rate

33.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Holly Springs

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Holly Springs is White, with 10.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.00%.

Holly Springs Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.11%
High School25.19%
Some College20.89%
Bachelors or Greater5.48%

Holly Springs Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed72.30%
Male Unemployed48.20%
Female Employed14.92%
Male Employed7.04%

Holly Springs Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Holly Springs Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$27,190$39,479
Families$38,365$50,282
Married Families$49,667-
Non Families$20,856$24,683
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Income by Household Type

Holly Springs Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

23.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

26.7%

Male Marriage Rate

19.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Holly Springs Married by Age and Sex

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Holly Springs 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.

Holly Springs Marital Status by Race

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Holly Springs Marital Status

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182

Number of Veterans

182

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam76
First Gulf War23
Korea8
World War II
Second Gulf War

Holly Springs Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64106
65 to 7439
35 to 5429
75+8
18 to 34

Holly Springs Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black1342.73%
White483.85%

Holly Springs Veterans by Race

Holly Springs Veterans by Education

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6.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

65.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Holly Springs Veterans by Education

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40.5%

Labor Force Participation

36%

Employment Rate

11.2%

Unemployment Rate

Holly Springs Employment by Age

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Holly Springs Employment by Race

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Holly Springs 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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70.60%

Born in Holly Springs

99.21%

Native Born

0.79%

Foreign Born

0.34%

Non Citizen

0.45%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.21% of Holly Springs residents were born in the United States, with 70.60% having been born in Mississippi. 0.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Holly Springs Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217,842220.28%
20207,820220.28%
20197,798220.28%
20187,776250.32%
20177,751320.41%
20167,719650.85%
20157,654300.39%
20147,624290.38%
20137,595-29-0.38%
20127,624-57-0.74%
20117,681-112-1.44%
20107,793-164-0.21%
20007,9576960.92%
19907,261-24-0.03%
19807,2851,5572.43%
19705,7281070.19%
19605,6212,3455.55%
19503,2765261.77%
19402,750-65-0.06%
19002,815-172-0.15%
18602,9870.00%

Holly Springs Population by Year