Mendenhall, Mississippi Population 2020

2,396

Mendenhall is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 2,396, it is the 91st largest city in Mississippi and the 6962nd largest city in the United States. Mendenhall is currently declining at a rate of -0.37% annually and its population has decreased by -4.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,504 in 2010. Mendenhall reached it's highest population of 2,555 in 2000. Spanning over 5 miles, Mendenhall has a population density of 448 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mendenhall is $45,050 with a poverty rate of 35.75%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $706 per month, and the median house value is $94,700. The median age in Mendenhall is 35.7 years, 36.2 years for males, and 33.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 66.6 males.

Mendenhall Demographics

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

  • White: 56.33%
  • Black or African American: 43.67%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Mendenhall, Mississippi is 2,396, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,414.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,504.

Mendenhall, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,59756.33%
Black or African American1,23843.67%

Mendenhall Population Pyramid 2020

Mendenhall Median Age

35.7


Total

36.2


Male

33.9


Female

Mendenhall Adults

There are 1,890 adults, (525 of whom are seniors) in Mendenhall.

Mendenhall Age Dependency

107.7

Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

69.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Mendenhall Sex Ratio

Female

1,702

60.04%

Male

1,133

39.96%

Mendenhall Households and Families

Mendenhall Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mendenhall Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.3%15.7%
All66.6%33.4%
Non Family65.2%34.8%
Female47.1%52.9%
Male36.8%63.2%

66.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9193.0166.6
Non Family3331.1165.2
Married3253.6184.3
Female2424.7647.1
Male193.9536.8

4.05

Average Family Size

3.01

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mendenhall Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade18210.69%
9th to 12th Grade1649.63%
High School Graduate53231.24%
Some College39623.25%
Associates Degree1267.40%
Bachelors Degree1679.81%
Graduate Degree1367.99%

Mendenhall Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,050985263
Black64237240
Hispanic11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.81%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.05%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,313$48,750$13,209
Less Than High School$$34,688$
High School Grad$18,438$$13,819
Some College$15,682$$
Bachelors Degree$55,852$88,098$43,750
Graduate Degree$48,750$51,313$

$23,313

Average Earnings

$48,750

Average Male

$13,209

Average Female

Mendenhall Language

Mendenhall Language by Age

Mendenhall Language

98.55% of Mendenhall residents speak only English, while 1.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.45% of the population.

Mendenhall Poverty

Mendenhall Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,23888171.16%
White1,5761298.19%

35.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.23%

Male Poverty Rate

40.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mendenhall

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mendenhall is Black, with 71.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mendenhall is White, with 8.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 42.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.37%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School63.01%
Some College20.88%
High School16.54%
Bachelors or Greater2.97%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed19.32%
Male Employed12.89%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Mendenhall Income

Mendenhall Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,554$45,050
Families$41,842$55,966
Married Families$74,479-
Non Families$15,742$25,631

Mendenhall Marital Status

Mendenhall Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

29.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Mendenhall Married by Age and Sex

Mendenhall 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 35-44.

Mendenhall Marital Status by Race

Mendenhall Veterans

115

Number of Veterans

115

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam44
Second Gulf War33
World War II15
First Gulf War12
Korea7
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5436
65 to 7430
55 to 6430
75+19
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White827.27%
Black334.33%
Hispanic436.36%

$Mendenhall Veterans by Education

13.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mendenhall Employment Status

47.1%

Labor Force Participation

42.1%

Employment Rate

10.6%

Unemployment Rate

Mendenhall 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

89.91%

Born in Mississippi

99.68%

Native Born

0.32%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.68% of Mendenhall residents were born in the United States, with 89.91% having been born in Mississippi. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,396-9-0.37%
20192,405-9-0.37%
20182,414-23-0.94%
20172,437-9-0.37%
20162,446-20-0.81%
20152,466-27-1.08%
20142,49310.04%
20132,49220.08%
20122,49010.04%
20112,489-16-0.64%
20102,505-50-0.20%
20002,555220.04%
19802,5330.00%