Louisville, Mississippi Population 2021

5,795
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Louisville is a city located in Winston County Mississippi. It is also the county seat of Winston County. With a 2020 population of 5,795, it is the 58th largest city in Mississippi and the 4375th largest city in the United States . Louisville is currently declining at a rate of -1.60% annually and its population has decreased by -12.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,631 in 2010. Louisville reached it's highest population of 7,323 in 1980. Spanning over 15 miles, Louisville has a population density of 384 people per square mile.

The average household income in Louisville is $48,523 with a poverty rate of 33.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $688 per month, and the median house value is $83,500. The median age in Louisville is 39 years, 38.4 years for males, and 39.9 years for females.

Louisville Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 63.72%
  • White: 32.63%
  • Two or more races: 1.85%
  • Native American: 0.90%
  • Other race: 0.82%
  • Asian: 0.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Louisville, Mississippi is 5,795 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,077.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,631.

Louisville, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American3,90263.72%
White1,99832.63%
Two or More Races1131.85%
American Indian and Alaska Native550.90%
Some Other Race500.82%
Asian60.10%
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Louisville Population by Race

Louisville Population Pyramid $2021

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Louisville Median Age

39


Total

38.4


Male

39.9


Female

Louisville Adults

There are 4,472 adults, (1,218 of whom are seniors) in Louisville.

Louisville Age Dependency

88.2

Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Louisville Sex Ratio

Female

3,258

53.20%

Male

2,866

46.80%

Louisville Population by Age

Louisville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Louisville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.7%23.3%
Non Family67.1%32.9%
All64.1%35.9%
Female48.2%51.8%
Male48%52%

64.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Louisville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3092.5764.1
Married8073.276.7
Non Family7201.0267.1
Female6553.4148.2
Male127348

3.18

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

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Louisville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3498.66%
9th to 12th Grade42710.60%
High School Graduate1,28931.99%
Some College89522.21%
Associates Degree3769.33%
Bachelors Degree54113.42%
Graduate Degree1533.80%
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Louisville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Louisville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black2,3821,788202
White1,4501,318474
Hispanic1378718
Native American5555
Other Race50
2+ Races2121
Asian66

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 32.69%.

Louisville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,520$34,563$23,833
Less Than 9th Grade$18,300$18,375$
High School Graduate$24,536$33,781$13,537
Some College$28,375$39,639$19,500
Bachelors Degree$34,260$33,409$34,507
Graduate Degree$75,114$123,073$52,917

$30,520

Average Earnings

$34,563

Average Male

$23,833

Average Female

Louisville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Louisville Language by Age

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Louisville Language

99.15% of Louisville residents speak only English, while 0.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.85% of the population.

Louisville Language

Louisville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,8501,65242.91%
White1,85131917.23%
Hispanic1803620.00%
Multiple1132017.70%

33.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.08%

Male Poverty Rate

38.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Louisville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Louisville is Black, with 42.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Louisville is White, with 17.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 41.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.91%.

Louisville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade42.20%
High School33.31%
Some College19.20%
Bachelors or Greater15.20%

Louisville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed30.16%
Male Unemployed23.91%
Male Employed11.30%

Louisville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Louisville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,272$48,523
Families$37,981$57,353
Married Families$65,179-
Non Families$18,673$23,536
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Income by Household Type

Louisville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.1%

Male Marriage Rate

33.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Louisville Married by Age and Sex

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Louisville 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 35-44.

Louisville Marital Status by Race

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Louisville Marital Status

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325

Number of Veterans

295

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam141
Second Gulf War62
First Gulf War47
Korea46
World War II

Louisville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74132
35 to 5476
75+64
55 to 6442
18 to 3411

Louisville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White17511.28%
Black1294.63%
2+ Races21100.00%

Louisville Veterans by Race

Louisville Veterans by Education

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6.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Louisville Veterans by Education

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51.5%

Labor Force Participation

46.5%

Employment Rate

9.8%

Unemployment Rate

Louisville Employment by Age

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Louisville Employment by Race

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Louisville 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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87.70%

Born in Louisville

99.09%

Native Born

0.91%

Foreign Born

0.82%

Non Citizen

0.10%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.09% of Louisville residents were born in the United States, with 87.70% having been born in Mississippi. 0.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Louisville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,795-94-1.60%
20205,889-94-1.57%
20195,983-94-1.55%
20186,077-53-0.86%
20176,130-61-0.99%
20166,191160.26%
20156,175-20-0.32%
20146,195-195-3.05%
20136,390-93-1.43%
20126,483-61-0.93%
20116,544-72-1.09%
20106,616-390-0.57%
20007,006-163-0.23%
19907,169-154-0.21%
19807,3236971.01%
19706,6261,5602.72%
19605,066-216-0.42%
19505,2821,8314.35%
19403,4514381.37%
19303,0130.00%

Louisville Population by Year