Horn Lake, Mississippi Population 2020

27,479

Horn Lake is a city located in DeSoto County, Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 27,479, it is the 10th largest city in Mississippi and the 1390th largest city in the United States. Horn Lake is currently growing at a rate of 0.64% annually and its population has increased by 5.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 26,066 in 2010. Spanning over 16 miles, Horn Lake has a population density of 1,712 people per square mile.

The average household income in Horn Lake is $58,989 with a poverty rate of 16.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,013 per month, and the median house value is $102,500. The median age in Horn Lake is 33.4 years, 33.1 years for males, and 34 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.3 males.

Horn Lake Ms Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Horn Lake Ms was:

  • White: 50.69%
  • Black or African American: 42.84%
  • Other race: 3.62%
  • Two or more races: 1.70%
  • Asian: 1.03%
  • Native American: 0.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
The current population of Horn Lake, Mississippi is 27,479, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 27,127. The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 26,066.

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,64950.69%
Black or African American11,53442.84%
Some Other Race9753.62%
Two or More Races4591.70%
Asian2761.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native210.08%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander110.04%

Horn Lake Ms Population Pyramid 2020

Horn Lake Ms Median Age

33.4


Total

33.1


Male

34


Female

Horn Lake Ms Adults

There are 19,640 adults, (2,253 of whom are seniors) in Horn Lake Ms.

Horn Lake Ms Age Dependency

54.9

Age Dependency Ratio

13

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Horn Lake Ms Sex Ratio

Female

14,003

52.01%

Male

12,922

47.99%

Horn Lake Ms Households and Families

Horn Lake Ms Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Horn Lake Ms Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73%27%
All58.3%41.7%
Non Family54.8%45.2%
Male43.9%56.1%
Female42.5%57.5%

58.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,5062.8358.3
Married3,6863.4973
Non Family3,0411.3454.8
Female2,1933.6942.5
Male5863.1843.9

3.38

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Horn Lake Ms Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6003.59%
9th to 12th Grade1,69510.13%
High School Graduate5,99335.82%
Some College4,13124.69%
Associates Degree1,78810.69%
Bachelors Degree1,6379.78%
Graduate Degree8875.30%

Horn Lake Ms Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,8287,6541,102
Black6,2945,7191,224
Hispanic1,154719132
Other Race539336115
Asian24318636
Multiple Races19412118
Native American2121
Islander11

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 other race people with a rate of 21.34%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,816$37,854$28,250
Less Than High School$22,458$26,182$14,775
High School Grad$30,869$38,252$24,890
Some College$34,487$39,313$28,361
Bachelors Degree$39,130$44,479$36,063
Graduate Degree$46,369$48,274$46,250

$32,816

Average Earnings

$37,854

Average Male

$28,250

Average Female

Horn Lake Ms Language

Horn Lake Ms Language by Age

Horn Lake Ms Language

92.30% of Horn Lake Ms residents speak only English, while 7.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.19% of the population.

Horn Lake Ms Poverty

Horn Lake Ms Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black11,3622,02917.86%
White12,5381,67213.34%
Hispanic2,03943121.14%
Asian27610437.68%
Multiple4599721.13%
Other975474.82%

16.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.23%

Male Poverty Rate

19.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Horn Lake Ms

The race most likely to be in poverty in Horn Lake Ms is Asian, with 37.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Horn Lake Ms is Other, with 4.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.45%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.22%
High School12.68%
Some College10.15%
Bachelors or Greater10.14%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.35%
Female Employed13.14%
Male Unemployed12.68%
Male Employed4.92%

Horn Lake Ms Income

Horn Lake Ms Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,263$58,989
Families$50,574$63,653
Married Families$70,310-
Non Families$38,328$43,566

Horn Lake Ms Marital Status

Horn Lake Ms Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.0%

Male Marriage Rate

37.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Horn Lake Ms Married by Age and Sex

Horn Lake Ms 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 45-54.

Horn Lake Ms Marital Status by Race

Horn Lake Ms Veterans

1,433

Number of Veterans

1,278

Male Veterans

155

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam492
First Gulf War354
Second Gulf War230
Korea28
World War II23
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0399.86%
Black3474.42%
Hispanic402.88%
Other304.32%
2 or More176.77%

$Horn Lake Ms Veterans by Education

5.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Horn Lake Ms Employment Status

70.6%

Labor Force Participation

64.4%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Horn Lake Ms 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

40.89%

Born in Mississippi

95.26%

Native Born

4.74%

Foreign Born

2.97%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.26% of Horn Lake Ms residents were born in the United States, with 40.89% having been born in Mississippi. 2.97% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202027,4791760.64%
201927,3031760.65%
201827,12770.03%
201727,1201760.65%
201626,9441310.49%
201526,8131420.53%
201426,671980.37%
201326,573500.19%
201226,5231950.74%
201126,3282140.82%
201026,11412,0156.36%
200014,0995,0304.51%
19909,0694,7437.68%
19804,3264,1267.99%
19402000.00%