McComb, Mississippi Population 2020

13,411

McComb is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 13,411, it is the 31st largest city in Mississippi and the 2493rd largest city in the United States. McComb is currently growing at a rate of 1.38% annually and its population has increased by 4.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,790 in 2010. Spanning over 12 miles, McComb has a population density of 1,138 people per square mile.

The average household income in McComb is $38,609 with a poverty rate of 47.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $655 per month, and the median house value is $87,600. The median age in McComb is 34.9 years, 30.4 years for males, and 37.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.4 males.

McComb Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 72.73%
  • White: 26.62%
  • Asian: 0.32%
  • Two or more races: 0.30%
  • Other race: 0.03%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of McComb, Mississippi is 13,411, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,045.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,790.

McComb, Mississippi Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202051,575-157-0.30%
201951,732-157-0.30%
201851,889-157-0.30%
201752,046-18-0.03%
201652,064-409-0.79%
201552,473-82-0.16%
201452,555-244-0.46%
201352,799-227-0.43%
201253,026-545-1.03%
201153,571-7-0.01%
201053,5780.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American9,25372.73%
White3,38726.62%
Asian410.32%
Two or More Races380.30%
Some Other Race40.03%

McComb Population Pyramid 2020

McComb Median Age

34.9


Total

30.4


Male

37.8


Female

McComb Adults

There are 8,794 adults, (1,805 of whom are seniors) in McComb.

McComb Age Dependency

82

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.2

Child Dependency Ratio

McComb Sex Ratio

Female

6,861

53.93%

Male

5,862

46.07%

McComb Households and Families

McComb Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

McComb Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married69.2%30.8%
All46.9%53.1%
Non Family42.7%57.3%
Male39%61%
Female31.8%68.2%

46.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,9552.4946.9
Non Family2,2951.0742.7
Married1,3083.1169.2
Female1,1934.3931.8
Male1593.5839

3.64

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

2.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

McComb Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5647.21%
9th to 12th Grade1,06113.57%
High School Graduate3,13440.07%
Some College1,30116.63%
Associates Degree84010.74%
Bachelors Degree5997.66%
Graduate Degree3224.12%

McComb Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black5,0423,845320
White2,6212,276551
Hispanic797550
Asian41
Multiple Races38
Other Race4

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 94.94%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 63.29%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,432$30,521$18,827
Less Than High School$14,711$$14,766
High School Grad$23,984$28,644$15,830
Some College$25,729$30,505$22,700
Bachelors Degree$39,783$88,000$30,833
Graduate Degree$$$33,844

$24,432

Average Earnings

$30,521

Average Male

$18,827

Average Female

McComb Language

McComb Language by Age

McComb Language

96.12% of McComb residents speak only English, while 3.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.69% of the population.

McComb Poverty

McComb Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black9,1095,37759.03%
White2,96839713.38%
Asian412868.29%

47.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

41.73%

Male Poverty Rate

51.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in McComb

The race most likely to be in poverty in McComb is Asian, with 68.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in McComb is White, with 13.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 53.12%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School58.24%
High School38.96%
Some College29.76%
Bachelors or Greater4.28%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed91.77%
Female Employed30.91%
Male Employed14.99%

McComb Income

McComb Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,982$38,609
Families$31,194$42,351
Married Families$44,919-
Non Families$20,101$33,516

McComb Marital Status

McComb Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.4%

Male Marriage Rate

31.9%

Female Marriage Rate

McComb Married by Age and Sex

McComb Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

McComb Marital Status by Race

McComb Veterans

551

Number of Veterans

537

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam236
Korea85
Second Gulf War60
First Gulf War28
World War II23
Age Group Veterans
75+170
65 to 74142
35 to 54121
55 to 64118
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White2879.96%
Black2644.53%

$McComb Veterans by Education

20.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

McComb Employment Status

49.6%

Labor Force Participation

47.2%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

McComb 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

81.44%

Born in Mississippi

99.45%

Native Born

0.55%

Foreign Born

0.26%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.45% of McComb residents were born in the United States, with 81.44% having been born in Mississippi. 0.26% 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
202013,4111831.38%
201913,2281831.40%
201813,0452171.69%
201712,8281831.45%
201612,6451281.02%
201512,517-63-0.50%
201412,580-26-0.21%
201312,606-91-0.72%
201212,697-145-1.13%
201112,842390.30%
201012,803-534-0.41%
200013,3371,7461.41%
199011,591-740-0.62%
198012,3313620.30%
197011,969-51-0.04%
196012,0201,6191.46%
195010,4015030.50%
19409,898-159-0.16%
193010,0572,2822.61%
19207,7751,5382.23%
19106,2371,7603.37%
19004,4770.00%