Lake, Mississippi Population 2020

319

Lake is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 319, it is the 243rd largest city in Mississippi and the 15105th largest city in the United States. Lake is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -1.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 324 in 2010. Lake reached it's highest population of 325 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Lake has a population density of 287 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lake is $43,961 with a poverty rate of 29.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $600 per month, and the median house value is $81,900. The median age in Lake is 28.7 years, 43.3 years for males, and 24.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 63.4 males.

Lake Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 61.96%
  • White: 37.28%
  • Other race: 0.76%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Lake, Mississippi is 319, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 319.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 324.

Lake, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American24661.96%
White14837.28%
Some Other Race30.76%

Lake Population Pyramid 2020

Lake Median Age

28.7


Total

43.3


Male

24.5


Female

Lake Adults

There are 272 adults, (74 of whom are seniors) in Lake.

Lake Age Dependency

100.5

Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

63.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake Sex Ratio

Female

243

61.21%

Male

154

38.79%

Lake Households and Families

Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lake Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family92.1%7.9%
Married85.7%14.3%
All68.3%31.7%
Female33.3%66.7%
Male0%100%

68.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1422.868.3
Married563.0785.7
Female424.1933.3
Non Family38092.1
Male61.830

3.35

Average Family Size

2.8

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lake Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade114.91%
9th to 12th Grade3415.18%
High School Graduate8035.71%
Some College6830.36%
Associates Degree167.14%
Bachelors Degree125.36%
Graduate Degree31.34%

Lake Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 85.83%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 7.50%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,846$35,625$24,583
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$29,250$29,000$36,250
Some College$31,875$43,000$29,375
Bachelors Degree$6,250$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$28,846

Average Earnings

$35,625

Average Male

$24,583

Average Female

Lake Language

Lake Language by Age

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 Poverty

Lake Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black24611245.53%
White14853.38%

29.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.44%

Male Poverty Rate

42.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake is Black, with 45.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake is White, with 3.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.40%.

Name Poverty
Some College21.43%
Less Than High School20.00%
High School2.50%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed18.75%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Lake Income

Lake Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,625$43,961
Families$51,364$49,512
Married Families$61,875-
Non Families$19,423$25,189

Lake Marital Status

Lake Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.6%

Male Marriage Rate

35.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake Married by Age and Sex

Lake 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.

Lake Marital Status by Race

Lake Veterans

9

Number of Veterans

9

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam6
First Gulf War2
Second Gulf War2
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
65 to 744
55 to 644
75+1
35 to 54
18 to 34

$Lake Veterans by Education

22.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake Employment Status

49.6%

Labor Force Participation

43.5%

Employment Rate

12.3%

Unemployment Rate

Lake 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

90.43%

Born in Mississippi

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Lake residents were born in the United States, with 90.43% 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
20203190.00%
20193190.00%
2018319-4-1.24%
20173230.00%
201632310.31%
2015322-2-0.62%
201432410.31%
20133230.00%
2012323-1-0.31%
2011324-1-0.31%
20103250.00%