Magee, Mississippi Population 2020

4,148

Magee is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 4,148, it is the 70th largest city in Mississippi and the 5292nd largest city in the United States. Magee is currently declining at a rate of -0.74% annually and its population has decreased by -5.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,408 in 2010. Magee reached it's highest population of 4,427 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Magee has a population density of 789 people per square mile.

The average household income in Magee is $46,582 with a poverty rate of 26.72%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $599 per month, and the median house value is $89,200. The median age in Magee is 36 years, 34.9 years for males, and 37.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 118.0 males.

Magee Demographics

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

  • White: 53.59%
  • Black or African American: 45.78%
  • Two or more races: 0.44%
  • Asian: 0.12%
  • Native American: 0.07%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Magee, Mississippi is 4,148, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,210.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,408.

Magee, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,30553.59%
Black or African American1,96945.78%
Two or More Races190.44%
Asian50.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.07%

Magee Population Pyramid 2020

Magee Median Age

36


Total

34.9


Male

37.7


Female

Magee Adults

There are 3,114 adults, (712 of whom are seniors) in Magee.

Magee Age Dependency

79.1

Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Magee Sex Ratio

Female

1,973

45.87%

Male

2,328

54.13%

Magee Households and Families

Magee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Magee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.6%27.4%
All58.8%41.2%
Non Family56.1%43.9%
Female49.6%50.4%
Male30%70%

58.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4372.5958.8
Non Family5541.3856.1
Married4523.1572.6
Female3913.6649.6
Male402.6830

3.18

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Magee Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1926.83%
9th to 12th Grade44415.80%
High School Graduate89231.74%
Some College73326.09%
Associates Degree2448.68%
Bachelors Degree1334.73%
Graduate Degree1726.12%

Magee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6211,344212
Black1,15179288
Hispanic30305
Asian55
Native American33

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 16.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,037$24,241$23,715
Less Than High School$23,466$23,778$
High School Grad$20,722$21,841$11,454
Some College$24,137$26,402$23,486
Bachelors Degree$27,188$$
Graduate Degree$$$36,815

$24,037

Average Earnings

$24,241

Average Male

$23,715

Average Female

Magee Language

Magee Language by Age

Magee Language

98.30% of Magee residents speak only English, while 1.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.34% of the population.

Magee Poverty

Magee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,70867039.23%
White2,02731415.49%
Multiple1919100.00%

26.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.40%

Male Poverty Rate

28.14%

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 15.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.37%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.75%
Some College30.02%
High School16.92%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed61.29%
Female Employed14.73%
Male Employed13.46%
Male Unemployed4.84%

Magee Income

Magee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,072$46,582
Families$36,410$54,411
Married Families$56,563-
Non Families$16,314$31,877

Magee Marital Status

Magee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

29.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

27.3%

Male Marriage Rate

32.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Magee Married by Age and Sex

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 55-64.

Magee Marital Status by Race

Magee Veterans

165

Number of Veterans

165

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea50
Second Gulf War46
Vietnam40
First Gulf War9
World War II
Age Group Veterans
75+71
35 to 5431
18 to 3427
55 to 6424
65 to 7412
Name Veterans % of Total
White1427.98%
Black231.79%

$Magee Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Magee Employment Status

52.1%

Labor Force Participation

45.9%

Employment Rate

10.8%

Unemployment Rate

Magee 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

85.79%

Born in Mississippi

99.53%

Native Born

0.47%

Foreign Born

0.07%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.53% of Magee residents were born in the United States, with 85.79% having been born in Mississippi. 0.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,148-31-0.74%
20194,179-31-0.74%
20184,210-43-1.01%
20174,253-31-0.72%
20164,284-47-1.09%
20154,331-64-1.46%
20144,395-19-0.43%
20134,414210.48%
20124,393-10-0.23%
20114,403-24-0.54%
20104,4272270.53%
20004,2005931.53%
19903,6071100.31%
19803,4975241.64%
19702,9730.00%