Marks, Mississippi Population 2022

1,239
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Marks is a city located in Quitman County Mississippi. Marks has a 2020 population of 1,239. It is also the county seat of Quitman County. Marks is currently declining at a rate of -4.62% annually and its population has decreased by -28.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,721 in 2010.

The average household income in Marks is $42,207 with a poverty rate of 22.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $599 per month, and the median house value is $80,000. The median age in Marks is 44 years, 44 years for males, and 45.1 years for females.

Marks Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Markswas:

  • Black or African American: 75.47%
  • White: 23.03%
  • Two or more races: 1.22%
  • Other race: 0.28%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Marks, Mississippi is 1,239 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,239.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,721.

Marks, Mississippi Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White41523.03%
Black or African American1,36075.47%
Some Other Race50.28%
Two or More Races221.22%
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Marks Population by Race

Marks Population Pyramid 2022

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Marks Median Age

44.7


Total

44.1


Male

45.7


Female

Marks Adults

There are 1,498 adults, (313 of whom are seniors) in Marks.

Marks Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Marks Sex Ratio

Female

966

53.61%

Male

836

46.39%

Marks Population by Age

Marks Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Marks Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.9%8.1%
All72.8%27.2%
Non Family71%29%
Female63.2%36.8%
Male57.1%42.9%

72.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Marks Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7772.2272.8
Married1732.6391.9
Male492.1857.1
Female1903.8663.2
Non Family3651.1771

3.08

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

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Marks Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade423.37%
9th to 12th Grade14511.63%
High School Graduate41132.96%
Some College37429.99%
Associates Degree725.77%
Bachelors Degree16313.07%
Graduate Degree403.21%
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Marks Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Marks Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White371332118
Black86772485
2+ Races44
Other Race5
Hispanic5

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 31.81%.

Marks Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,167$26,532$22,656
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$25,446$26,694$22,891
Some College$27,563$$27,625
Bachelors Degree$31,250$74,107$
Graduate Degree$66,250$$

$25,167

Average Earnings

$26,532

Average Male

$22,656

Average Female

Marks Earnings by Educational Attainment

Marks Language by Age

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Marks Language

99.53% of Marks residents speak only English, while 0.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.47% of the population.

Marks Language

Marks Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,33233825.38%
Multiple22313.64%
White3704712.70%
OtherNaN%

22.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.72%

Male Poverty Rate

20.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marks

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marks is Black, with 25.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marks is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.57%.

Marks Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade45.21%
High School22.03%
Some College10.37%
Bachelors or Greater2.51%

Marks Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed20.46%
Male Unemployed9.41%
Female Employed17.97%
Female Unemployed5.45%

Marks Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Marks Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$30,250$47,626
Families$44,565$54,580
Married Families$70,694-
Non Families$17,423$38,728
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Income by Household Type

Marks Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

24.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.1%

Male Marriage Rate

18.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Marks Married by Age and Sex

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Marks Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Marks Marital Status by Race

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Marks Marital Status

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124

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War45
Vietnam35
Korea9
World War II

Marks Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5465
55 to 6415
65 to 7424
75+20

Marks Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4812.34%
Black766.91%

Marks Veterans by Race

Marks Veterans by Education

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5.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marks Veterans by Education

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54.6%

Labor Force Participation

45.5%

Employment Rate

16.7%

Unemployment Rate

Marks Employment by Age

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Marks Employment by Race

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Marks 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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90.12%

Born in Marks

99.72%

Native Born

0.28%

Foreign Born

0.28%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.72% of Marks residents were born in the United States, with 90.12% having been born in Mississippi. 0.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Marks Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,7210.00%
20111,698-23-1.34%
20121,641-57-3.36%
20131,639-2-0.12%
20141,610-29-1.77%
20151,574-36-2.24%
20161,549-25-1.59%
20171,516-33-2.13%
20181,479-37-2.44%
20191,419-60-4.06%
20201,359-60-4.23%
20211,299-60-4.42%
20221,239-60-4.62%

Marks Population by Year