Lena, Mississippi Population 2020

137

Lena is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 137, it is the 285th largest city in Mississippi and the 17691st largest city in the United States. Lena is currently declining at a rate of -0.72% annually and its population has decreased by -7.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 148 in 2010. Lena reached it's highest population of 147 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Lena has a population density of 82 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lena is $56,523 with a poverty rate of 11.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $88,300. The median age in Lena is 50.6 years, 47.5 years for males, and 56.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.0 males.

Lena Demographics

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

  • White: 90.06%
  • Black or African American: 9.94%
  • 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 Lena, Mississippi is 137, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 139.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 148.

Lena, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14590.06%
Black or African American169.94%

Lena Population Pyramid 2020

Lena Median Age

50.6


Total

47.5


Male

56.9


Female

Lena Adults

There are 144 adults, (44 of whom are seniors) in Lena.

Lena Age Dependency

61

Age Dependency Ratio

44

Old Age Dependency Ratio

17

Child Dependency Ratio

Lena Sex Ratio

Female

83

51.55%

Male

78

48.45%

Lena Households and Families

Lena Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lena Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married96.9%3.1%
All90.1%9.9%
Non Family88%12%
Female70%30%

90.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All712.2790.1
Married323.1996.9
Non Family251.0888
Female102.570
Male41.75100

2.91

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lena Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade10.80%
9th to 12th Grade97.20%
High School Graduate4233.60%
Some College2721.60%
Associates Degree64.80%
Bachelors Degree2620.80%
Graduate Degree1411.20%

Lena Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 33.94%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,875$56,607$26,563
Less Than High School$21,250$$
High School Grad$$55,714$
Some College$26,563$63,125$25,625
Bachelors Degree$64,167$71,250$62,813
Graduate Degree$2,500$$2,500

$36,875

Average Earnings

$56,607

Average Male

$26,563

Average Female

Lena Language

Lena Language by Age

Lena Language

100.00% of Lena 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.

Lena Poverty

Lena Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1451510.34%
Black16318.75%

11.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.69%

Male Poverty Rate

14.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lena

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lena is Black, with 18.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lena is White, with 10.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.06%.

Name Poverty
High School30.95%
Some College3.03%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed2.38%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Lena Income

Lena Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,375$56,523
Families$67,500$72,941
Married Families$73,750-
Non Families$17,188$26,316

Lena Marital Status

Lena Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Lena Married by Age and Sex

Lena 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 45-54.

Lena Marital Status by Race

Lena Veterans

10

Number of Veterans

10

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
World War II
Korea
Vietnam
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+6
65 to 742
55 to 642
35 to 54
18 to 34

$Lena Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

60.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lena Employment Status

51.4%

Labor Force Participation

51.4%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Lena 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

86.96%

Born in Mississippi

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Lena residents were born in the United States, with 86.96% 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
2020137-1-0.72%
2019138-1-0.72%
20181390.00%
2017139-1-0.71%
20161400.00%
2015140-2-1.41%
201414210.71%
2013141-3-2.08%
2012144-1-0.69%
2011145-2-1.36%
20101470.00%