Mound Bayou, Mississippi Population 2021

1,328
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Mound Bayou is a city located in Bolivar County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 1,328, it is the 136th largest city in Mississippi and the 9172nd largest city in the United States . Mound Bayou is currently declining at a rate of -1.56% annually and its population has decreased by -13.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,533 in 2010. Mound Bayou reached it's highest population of 1,537 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Mound Bayou has a population density of 1,515 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mound Bayou is $28,896 with a poverty rate of 47.72%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $465 per month, and the median house value is $81,900. The median age in Mound Bayou is 29.1 years, 25.2 years for males, and 33.7 years for females.

Mound Bayou Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 100.00%
  • White: 0.00%
  • 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 Mound Bayou, Mississippi is 1,328 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,391.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,533.

Mound Bayou, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,714100.00%
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Mound Bayou Population by Race

Mound Bayou Population Pyramid $2021

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Mound Bayou Median Age

29.1


Total

25.2


Male

33.7


Female

Mound Bayou Adults

There are 1,217 adults, (211 of whom are seniors) in Mound Bayou.

Mound Bayou Age Dependency

70.4

Age Dependency Ratio

21

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Mound Bayou Sex Ratio

Female

1,018

59.39%

Male

696

40.61%

Mound Bayou Population by Age

Mound Bayou Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mound Bayou Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married54%46%
Male52.9%47.1%
Non Family35.1%64.9%
All32.1%67.9%
Female21%79%

32.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mound Bayou Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6412.6732.1
Female2723.8621
Non Family2651.135.1
Married873.654
Male173.5352.9

3.74

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

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Mound Bayou Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade605.74%
9th to 12th Grade11711.20%
High School Graduate27826.60%
Some College26625.45%
Associates Degree979.28%
Bachelors Degree16715.98%
Graduate Degree605.74%
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Mound Bayou Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mound Bayou Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 83.06%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 21.72%.

Mound Bayou Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,346$25,375$19,904
Less Than 9th Grade$9,423$$
High School Graduate$24,167$19,886$24,583
Some College$18,789$27,500$17,250
Bachelors Degree$26,023$$26,136
Graduate Degree$$$61,875

$21,346

Average Earnings

$25,375

Average Male

$19,904

Average Female

Mound Bayou Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mound Bayou Language by Age

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Mound Bayou Language

99.81% of Mound Bayou residents speak only English, while 0.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.19% of the population.

Mound Bayou Language

Mound Bayou Poverty by Race

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47.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

48.99%

Male Poverty Rate

46.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mound Bayou

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mound Bayou is Black, with 47.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mound Bayou is Black, with 47.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 19.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 56.46%.

Mound Bayou Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade55.37%
High School50.00%
Some College34.99%
Bachelors or Greater25.55%

Mound Bayou Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed71.43%
Female Unemployed57.14%
Female Employed26.38%
Male Employed5.08%

Mound Bayou Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mound Bayou Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$21,622$28,896
Families$27,000$35,304
Married Families$41,146-
Non Families$15,938$19,586
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Income by Household Type

Mound Bayou Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

16.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

21.4%

Male Marriage Rate

13.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Mound Bayou Married by Age and Sex

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Mound Bayou 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 45-54.

Mound Bayou Marital Status by Race

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Mound Bayou Marital Status

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29

Number of Veterans

29

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam11
First Gulf War8
Korea2
World War II
Second Gulf War

Mound Bayou Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5416
65 to 7411
75+2
55 to 64
18 to 34

Mound Bayou Veterans by Age

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Mound Bayou Veterans by Race

Mound Bayou Veterans by Education

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34.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

68.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mound Bayou Veterans by Education

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43.2%

Labor Force Participation

39.3%

Employment Rate

8.9%

Unemployment Rate

Mound Bayou Employment by Age

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Mound Bayou Employment by Race

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Mound Bayou 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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94.17%

Born in Mound Bayou

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Mound Bayou residents were born in the United States, with 94.17% 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.

Mound Bayou Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,328-21-1.56%
20201,349-21-1.53%
20191,370-21-1.51%
20181,391-23-1.63%
20171,414-34-2.35%
20161,448-28-1.90%
20151,476-22-1.47%
20141,498-20-1.32%
20131,518-7-0.46%
20121,525-6-0.39%
20111,531-6-0.39%
20101,5370.00%

Mound Bayou Population by Year