Myrtle is a city located in Union County Mississippi. Myrtle has a 2020 population of 504. Myrtle is currently growing at a rate of 0.40% annually and its population has increased by 2.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 490 in 2010.
The average household income in Myrtle is $47,479 with a poverty rate of 18.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $830 per month, and the median house value is $92,900. The median age in Myrtle is 39.8 years, 35.3 years for males, and 42.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Myrtlewas:
96.83% of Myrtle residents speak only English, while 3.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.17% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Myrtle is Black, with 24.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Myrtle is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.38%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Myrtle
98.65% of Myrtle residents were born in the United States, with 76.25% 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.