Magee, Mississippi Population 2021

4,055
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Magee is a city located in Simpson County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 4,055, it is the 70th largest city in Mississippi and the 5367th largest city in the United States . Magee is currently declining at a rate of -0.52% annually and its population has decreased by -8.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,408 in 2010. Magee reached it's highest population of 4,425 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Magee has a population density of 771 people per square mile.

The average household income in Magee is $46,844 with a poverty rate of 24.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $618 per month, and the median house value is $89,800. The median age in Magee is 40.6 years, 36.6 years for males, and 43.9 years for females.

Magee Demographics

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

  • White: 51.55%
  • Black or African American: 47.81%
  • Two or more races: 0.43%
  • Asian: 0.12%
  • Native American: 0.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Magee, Mississippi is 4,055 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,118.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,408.

Magee, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,16851.55%
Black or African American2,01147.81%
Two or More Races180.43%
Asian50.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.10%
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Magee Population by Race

Magee Population Pyramid $2021

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Magee Median Age

40.6


Total

36.6


Male

43.9


Female

Magee Adults

There are 3,111 adults, (777 of whom are seniors) in Magee.

Magee Age Dependency

80.2

Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Magee Sex Ratio

Female

1,903

45.24%

Male

2,303

54.76%

Magee Population by Age

Magee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Magee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.1%23.9%
Male57.9%42.1%
All57.6%42.4%
Non Family50.2%49.8%
Female45.2%54.8%

57.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Magee Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4652.4857.6
Non Family5321.0650.2
Married4862.9276.1
Female4093.7545.2
Male383.0557.9

3.13

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

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Magee Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1976.94%
9th to 12th Grade52118.35%
High School Graduate90331.80%
Some College63822.46%
Associates Degree2599.12%
Bachelors Degree1475.18%
Graduate Degree1756.16%
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Magee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Magee Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,5691,236214
Black1,230845103
Hispanic32325
Asian55
Native American44

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 15.63%.

Magee Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,743$25,492$22,526
Less Than 9th Grade$15,750$19,750$6,680
High School Graduate$20,291$23,850$11,274
Some College$24,719$37,574$22,717
Bachelors Degree$25,583$32,708$
Graduate Degree$37,007$$36,796

$23,743

Average Earnings

$25,492

Average Male

$22,526

Average Female

Magee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Magee Language by Age

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Magee Language

98.53% of Magee residents speak only English, while 1.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.22% of the population.

Magee Language

Magee Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,77356932.09%
White1,84130316.46%
Multiple1818100.00%

24.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.74%

Male Poverty Rate

27.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Magee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Magee is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Magee is White, with 16.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.68%.

Magee Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade47.36%
High School21.73%
Some College15.36%
Bachelors or Greater4.56%

Magee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed40.68%
Male Unemployed32.84%
Male Employed15.08%
Female Employed12.06%

Magee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Magee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,769$46,844
Families$40,481$53,931
Married Families$60,577-
Non Families$16,056$31,636
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Income by Household Type

Magee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

32.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.0%

Male Marriage Rate

34.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Magee Married by Age and Sex

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Magee 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.

Magee Marital Status by Race

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Magee Marital Status

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220

Number of Veterans

220

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War77
Vietnam61
Korea52
First Gulf War14
World War II

Magee Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+101
35 to 5458
18 to 3429
55 to 6422
65 to 7410

Magee Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White18110.43%
Black392.93%
Hispanic2268.75%

Magee Veterans by Race

Magee Veterans by Education

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9.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Magee Veterans by Education

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50.3%

Labor Force Participation

42.3%

Employment Rate

14.9%

Unemployment Rate

Magee Employment by Age

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Magee Employment by Race

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Magee 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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86.66%

Born in Magee

99.64%

Native Born

0.36%

Foreign Born

0.12%

Non Citizen

0.24%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.64% of Magee residents were born in the United States, with 86.66% having been born in Mississippi. 0.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Magee Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,055-21-0.52%
20204,076-21-0.51%
20194,097-21-0.51%
20184,118-101-2.39%
20174,219-41-0.96%
20164,260-50-1.16%
20154,310-68-1.55%
20144,378-23-0.52%
20134,401150.34%
20124,386-13-0.30%
20114,399-26-0.59%
20104,4252250.52%
20004,2005931.53%
19903,6071100.31%
19803,4975241.64%
19702,9730.00%

Magee Population by Year