Mound Bayou, Mississippi Population 2024

1,355

Mound Bayou is a city located in Bolivar County and Sunflower County Mississippi. Mound Bayou has a 2024 population of 1,355. Mound Bayou is currently declining at a rate of -3.01% annually and its population has decreased by -11.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,525 in 2020.

The average household income in Mound Bayou is $37,036 with a poverty rate of 46.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Mound Bayou is 37.8 years, 30.9 years for males, and 42.2 years for females.

Mound Bayou Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 99.63%
  • Two or more races: 0.37%
  • White: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
0.9 sq mi
Density (mi²)
1,545.70/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-11.15% (-170)
The current population of Mound Bayou, Mississippi is 1,355 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,525.

Mound Bayou, Mississippi Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
Black or African American1,61799.63%
Two or more races60.37%
White00%
Native American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%

Black or African American

Two or more races

White

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Mound Bayou Population by Race

Mound Bayou Population Pyramid 2024

Mound Bayou Median Age

37.8

Total

30.9

Male

42.2

Female

Mound Bayou Adults

There are 1,161 adults, (190 of whom are seniors) in Mound Bayou.

Mound Bayou Age Dependency

67.1

Age Dependency Ratio

19.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Mound Bayou Sex Ratio

Female91856.56%
Male70543.44%

Mound Bayou Population by Age

Mound Bayou Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All6092.6731.568.5
Non Family2621.4125.274.8
Female1923.3334.965.1
Married1433.9939.960.1
Male123.516.783.3

3.6

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

31.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Mound Bayou Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade484.56%
9th to 12th Grade595.6%
High School Graduate21520.42%
Some College30729.15%
Associates Degree17216.33%
Bachelors Degree14413.68%
Graduate Degree10810.26%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Mound Bayou Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mound Bayou Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
Black1,047942252
2+ Races640

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 89.97%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 24.07%.

Mound Bayou Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Overall$24,810$41,164$23,073
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
High School Graduate$26,346$0$26,058
Some College$23,664$27,202$22,866
Bachelors Degree$41,350$42,583$0
Graduate Degree$0$0$0

$24,810

Average Earnings

$41,164

Average Male

$23,073

Average Female

Mound Bayou Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mound Bayou Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Mound Bayou Language

99.73% of Mound Bayou residents speak only English, while 0.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.27% of the population.

Mound Bayou Language

Mound Bayou Poverty by Race

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Black1,58173546.49%

46.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

49.03%

Male Poverty Rate

44.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mound Bayou

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mound Bayou is Black, with 46.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mound Bayou is Black, with 46.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.4%. Among those working part-time, it was 40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 58.06%.

Mound Bayou Poverty

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade60.75%
High School46.98%
Some College46.14%
Bachelors or Greater16.27%

Mound Bayou Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed88.24%
Male Unemployed50%
Male Employed17.39%
Female Employed16.22%

Mound Bayou Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mound Bayou Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Households$31,058$37,036
Families$40,642$45,249
Married Families$47,083$-999,999,999
Non Families$20,970$26,092

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Mound Bayou Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

23.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.7%

Male Marriage Rate

19.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Mound Bayou Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Mound Bayou 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 55-64.

Mound Bayou Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Mound Bayou Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

81

Number of Veterans

81

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
First Gulf War52
Vietnam11
Second Gulf War7
Korea2
World War II0

Mound Bayou Veterans by War

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Age Group
Veterans
55 to 6461
65 to 749
35 to 547
75+4
18 to 340

Mound Bayou Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
Black817.01%

Mound Bayou Veterans by Race

Mound Bayou Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

70.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mound Bayou Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

47.1%

Labor Force Participation

45.2%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Mound Bayou Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Mound Bayou Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Mound Bayou Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

89.9%

Born in Mound Bayou

100%

Native Born

0%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Mound Bayou residents were born in the United States, with 89.9% having been born in Mississippi. 0% 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

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20291,142-43-3.63%
20281,185-42-3.42%
20271,227-43-3.39%
20261,270-42-3.2%
20251,312-43-3.17%
20241,355-42-3.01%
20231,397-43-2.99%
20221,440-47-3.16%
20211,487-38-2.49%
20201,52515611.4%
20191,369-20-1.44%
20181,389-24-1.7%
20171,413-35-2.42%
20161,448-27-1.83%
20151,475-22-1.47%
20141,497-20-1.32%
20131,517-7-0.46%
20121,524-3-0.2%
20111,527-9-0.59%
20101,53600%

Mound Bayou Population by Year