Lake, Mississippi Population 2022

315
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Lake is a city located in Scott County Mississippi. Lake has a 2020 population of 315. Lake is currently declining at a rate of -0.94% annually and its population has decreased by -6.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 336 in 2010.

The average household income in Lake is $51,328 with a poverty rate of 14.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $638 per month, and the median house value is $90,900. The median age in Lake is 28.7 years, 28.5 years for males, and 33.3 years for females.

Lake Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lakewas:

  • Black or African American: 57.20%
  • White: 42.80%
  • 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 Lake, Mississippi is 315 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 315.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 336.

Lake, Mississippi Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21742.80%
Black or African American29057.20%
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Lake Population by Race

Lake Population Pyramid 2022

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Lake Median Age

29.7


Total

28.4


Male

36.6


Female

Lake Adults

There are 355 adults, (97 of whom are seniors) in Lake.

Lake Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake Sex Ratio

Female

244

48.13%

Male

263

51.87%

Lake Population by Age

Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lake Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Non Family81.8%18.2%
All66.3%33.7%
Female60.5%39.5%
Married60.2%39.8%

66.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lake Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1722.9566.3
Married883.1760.2
Male83.13100
Female433.9160.5
Non Family331.0681.8

3.19

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

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Lake Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade72.23%
9th to 12th Grade3711.78%
High School Graduate11235.67%
Some College11135.35%
Associates Degree4113.06%
Bachelors Degree51.59%
Graduate Degree10.32%
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Lake Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lake Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.27%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 3.03%.

Lake Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,769$32,356$22,426
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$31,394$31,827$28,594
Some College$$40,588$20,938
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,769

Average Earnings

$32,356

Average Male

$22,426

Average Female

Lake Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lake Language by Age

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Lake Language

100.00% of Lake 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.

Lake Language

Lake Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2906221.38%
White217104.61%
OtherNaN%

14.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.80%

Male Poverty Rate

25.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake is Black, with 21.38% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.31%.

Lake Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.55%
High School0.00%
Some College6.58%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Lake Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.05%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed12.09%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Lake Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lake Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,091$58,845
Families$50,938$64,694
Married Families$51,250-
Non Families$24,306$27,527
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Income by Household Type

Lake Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.1%

Male Marriage Rate

47.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake Married by Age and Sex

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Lake 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.

Lake Marital Status by Race

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Lake Marital Status

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16

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1
First Gulf War11
Vietnam3
Korea
World War II

Lake Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5410
55 to 641
65 to 743
75+2

Lake Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White158.72%
Black10.55%

Lake Veterans by Race

Lake Veterans by Education

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6.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake Veterans by Education

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54%

Labor Force Participation

49.7%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Lake Employment by Age

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Lake Employment by Race

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Lake 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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84.02%

Born in Lake

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Lake residents were born in the United States, with 84.02% 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.

Lake Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20103360.00%
2011335-1-0.30%
2012334-1-0.30%
2013333-1-0.30%
201433520.60%
2015333-2-0.60%
2016331-2-0.60%
20173310.00%
2018327-4-1.21%
2019324-3-0.92%
2020321-3-0.93%
2021318-3-0.93%
2022315-3-0.94%

Lake Population by Year