Madison is a city located in Madison County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 28,467, it is the 11th largest city in Mississippi and the 1600th largest city in the United States. Madison is currently growing at a rate of 1.28% annually and its population has increased by 2.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 27,747 in 2020. Spanning over 26 miles, Madison has a population density of 1,128 people per square mile.
The average household income in Madison is $139,275 with a poverty rate of 4.40%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,566 per month, and the median house value is $271,100. The median age in Madison is 40.6 years, 40.7 years for males, and 40.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Madisonwas:
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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 hispanic people with a rate of 75.74%.
91.36% of Madison residents speak only English, while 8.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.24% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Madison is Hispanic, with 26.97% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Madison is Multiple, with 17.94% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.83%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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93.25% of Madison residents were born in the United States, with 64.90% having been born in Mississippi. 2.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.