Mathiston, Mississippi Population 2020

687

Mathiston is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 687, it is the 183rd largest city in Mississippi and the 11968th largest city in the United States. Mathiston is currently growing at a rate of 0.73% annually but its population has decreased by -1.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 698 in 2010. Mathiston reached it's highest population of 693 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Mathiston has a population density of 279 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mathiston is $57,713 with a poverty rate of 13.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $495 per month, and the median house value is $87,200. The median age in Mathiston is 36.4 years, 42.5 years for males, and 33.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 81.9 males.

Mathiston Demographics

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

  • White: 75.27%
  • Black or African American: 18.15%
  • Two or more races: 2.67%
  • Asian: 2.31%
  • Native American: 1.60%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Mathiston, Mississippi is 687, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 677.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 698.

Mathiston, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White42375.27%
Black or African American10218.15%
Two or More Races152.67%
Asian132.31%
American Indian and Alaska Native91.60%

Mathiston Population Pyramid 2020

Mathiston Median Age

36.4


Total

42.5


Male

33.3


Female

Mathiston Adults

There are 426 adults, (109 of whom are seniors) in Mathiston.

Mathiston Age Dependency

77.3

Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Mathiston Sex Ratio

Female

309

54.98%

Male

253

45.02%

Mathiston Households and Families

Mathiston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mathiston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.6%10.4%
All68%32%
Male50%50%
Non Family49.3%50.7%
Female34.5%65.5%

68.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2252.4268
Married1153.1789.6
Non Family67049.3
Female292.6934.5
Male142.4350

3

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mathiston Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade287.22%
9th to 12th Grade4411.34%
High School Graduate10827.84%
Some College6416.49%
Associates Degree328.25%
Bachelors Degree7018.04%
Graduate Degree4210.82%

Mathiston Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White304252101
Black6547
Multiple Races11117
Asian864

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 63.64%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,353$47,344$32,625
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$30,313$32,500$20,625
Some College$33,000$54,167$20,833
Bachelors Degree$49,821$51,000$39,107
Graduate Degree$41,875$75,250$38,750

$37,353

Average Earnings

$47,344

Average Male

$32,625

Average Female

Mathiston Language

Mathiston Language by Age

Mathiston Language

97.47% of Mathiston residents speak only English, while 2.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.75% of the population.

Mathiston Poverty

Mathiston Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White414419.90%
Black933133.33%
Multiple15426.67%

13.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.79%

Male Poverty Rate

17.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mathiston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mathiston is Black, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mathiston is White, with 9.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.61%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.63%
Some College15.63%
High School14.14%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed14.63%
Male Employed5.93%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Mathiston Income

Mathiston Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,750$57,713
Families$67,500$70,293
Married Families$85,096-
Non Families$22,708$26,958

Mathiston Marital Status

Mathiston Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.0%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Mathiston Married by Age and Sex

Mathiston 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.

Mathiston Marital Status by Race

Mathiston Veterans

22

Number of Veterans

22

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam18
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7412
55 to 646
75+4
35 to 54
18 to 34

$Mathiston Veterans by Education

13.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mathiston Employment Status

57.7%

Labor Force Participation

55.7%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Mathiston 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

79.18%

Born in Mississippi

97.51%

Native Born

2.49%

Foreign Born

0.36%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.51% of Mathiston residents were born in the United States, with 79.18% having been born in Mississippi. 0.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202068750.73%
201968250.74%
201867760.89%
201767150.75%
2016666-5-0.75%
2015671-8-1.18%
201467940.59%
2013675-6-0.88%
2012681-8-1.16%
2011689-4-0.58%
20106930.00%