Monticello, Mississippi Population 2020

1,430

Monticello is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 1,430, it is the 132nd largest city in Mississippi and the 8902nd largest city in the United States. Monticello is currently declining at a rate of -1.92% annually and its population has decreased by -8.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,571 in 2010. Monticello reached it's highest population of 1,566 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Monticello has a population density of 343 people per square mile.

The average household income in Monticello is $47,973 with a poverty rate of 27.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $591 per month, and the median house value is $96,100. The median age in Monticello is 31.8 years, 34.2 years for males, and 31.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 66.8 males.

Monticello Demographics

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

  • White: 66.76%
  • Black or African American: 30.44%
  • Asian: 1.15%
  • Two or more races: 1.08%
  • Native American: 0.57%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Monticello, Mississippi is 1,430, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,486.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,571.

Monticello, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White93066.76%
Black or African American42430.44%
Asian161.15%
Two or More Races151.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.57%

Monticello Population Pyramid 2020

Monticello Median Age

31.8


Total

34.2


Male

31.4


Female

Monticello Adults

There are 963 adults, (246 of whom are seniors) in Monticello.

Monticello Age Dependency

94.3

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

60

Child Dependency Ratio

Monticello Sex Ratio

Female

835

59.94%

Male

558

40.06%

Monticello Households and Families

Monticello Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Monticello Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.1%20.9%
All59%41%
Non Family55.6%44.4%
Male40.7%59.3%
Female37.6%62.4%

59.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6192.2559
Non Family2791.155.6
Married1963.2279.1
Female1173.0637.6
Male273.5640.7

3.14

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Monticello Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade121.38%
9th to 12th Grade627.15%
High School Graduate28532.87%
Some College15217.53%
Associates Degree10412.00%
Bachelors Degree12314.19%
Graduate Degree12914.88%

Monticello Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White627567179
Black22921568
Multiple Races441
Native American444
Asian33

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,500$44,688$26,083
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,250$45,313$16,667
Some College$27,778$81,667$22,037
Bachelors Degree$39,150$40,000$38,068
Graduate Degree$62,708$$71,250

$31,500

Average Earnings

$44,688

Average Male

$26,083

Average Female

Monticello Language

Monticello Language by Age

Monticello Language

98.07% of Monticello residents speak only English, while 1.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.29% of the population.

Monticello Poverty

Monticello Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black42420949.29%
White92616217.49%
Multiple151280.00%

27.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.90%

Male Poverty Rate

28.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monticello

The race most likely to be in poverty in Monticello is Multiple, with 80.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monticello is White, with 17.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 40.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.88%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School41.89%
High School30.18%
Some College20.70%
Bachelors or Greater1.19%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed80.00%
Male Unemployed60.00%
Female Employed23.85%
Male Employed6.45%

Monticello Income

Monticello Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,578$47,973
Families$53,214$62,245
Married Families$76,429-
Non Families$23,906$29,353

Monticello Marital Status

Monticello Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.7%

Male Marriage Rate

35.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Monticello Married by Age and Sex

Monticello 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 20-34.

Monticello Marital Status by Race

Monticello Veterans

41

Number of Veterans

39

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War23
Vietnam14
Korea8
Second Gulf War3
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5416
75+11
65 to 7411
55 to 643
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White345.26%
Black41.41%
Indian225.00%
2 or More116.67%

$Monticello Veterans by Education

7.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

4.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monticello Employment Status

54.2%

Labor Force Participation

52.3%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Monticello 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

85.14%

Born in Mississippi

98.85%

Native Born

1.15%

Foreign Born

0.93%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.85% of Monticello residents were born in the United States, with 85.14% having been born in Mississippi. 0.93% 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
20201,430-28-1.92%
20191,458-28-1.88%
20181,486-28-1.85%
20171,514-28-1.82%
20161,542110.72%
20151,53160.39%
20141,52530.20%
20131,522-12-0.78%
20121,534-8-0.52%
20111,542-24-1.53%
20101,5660.00%