Mount Olive is a city located in Covington County Mississippi. Mount Olive has a 2020 population of 876. Mount Olive is currently declining at a rate of -1.35% annually and its population has decreased by -10.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 983 in 2010.
The average household income in Mount Olive is $54,727 with a poverty rate of 21.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $625 per month, and the median house value is $64,000. The median age in Mount Olive is 31.7 years, 32.4 years for males, and 31.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mount Olivewas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
99.30% of Mount Olive residents speak only English, while 0.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.38% of the population.
Overall Poverty Rate
Male Poverty Rate
Female Poverty Rate
The race most likely to be in poverty in Mount Olive is Black, with 28.94% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Mount Olive is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.57%.
Veteran Poverty Rate
Veteran Disability Rate
Labor Force Participation
Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Mount Olive
99.49% of Mount Olive residents were born in the United States, with 82.26% 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 Latin America.