Myrtle is a city located in Union County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 502, it is the 204th largest city in Mississippi and the 13289th largest city in the United States . Myrtle is currently growing at a rate of 0.40% annually and its population has increased by 2.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 490 in 2010. Myrtle reached it's highest population of 502 in 2021. Spanning over 2 miles, Myrtle has a population density of 241 people per square mile.
The average household income in Myrtle is $47,479 with a poverty rate of 31.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $669 per month, and the median house value is $88,300. The median age in Myrtle is 39.8 years, 35.3 years for males, and 42.5 years for females.