Pelahatchie, Mississippi Population 2020

1,375
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Pelahatchie is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 1,375, it is the 137th largest city in Mississippi and the 9037th largest city in the United States. Pelahatchie is currently growing at a rate of 0.51% annually and its population has increased by 3.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,334 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, Pelahatchie has a population density of 231 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pelahatchie is $66,375 with a poverty rate of 14.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $742 per month, and the median house value is $86,300. The median age in Pelahatchie is 37.6 years, 31.6 years for males, and 42.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.3 males.

Pelahatchie Demographics

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

  • White: 62.04%
  • Black or African American: 35.24%
  • Two or more races: 1.40%
  • Other race: 0.70%
  • Asian: 0.63%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Pelahatchie, Mississippi is 1,375, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,361.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,334.

Pelahatchie, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White88962.04%
Black or African American50535.24%
Two or More Races201.40%
Some Other Race100.70%
Asian90.63%
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Pelahatchie Population Pyramid 2020

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Pelahatchie Median Age

37.6


Total

31.6


Male

42.4


Female

Pelahatchie Adults

There are 1,013 adults, (337 of whom are seniors) in Pelahatchie.

Pelahatchie Age Dependency

112

Age Dependency Ratio

49.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

62.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Pelahatchie Sex Ratio

Female

749

52.27%

Male

684

47.73%

Pelahatchie Households and Families

Pelahatchie Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pelahatchie Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married84.7%15.3%
All75.3%24.7%
Female66.7%33.3%
Non Family62.7%37.3%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5102.7875.3
Married2553.1684.7
Female1293.6266.7
Non Family1181.0962.7
Male82.13100

3.27

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Pelahatchie Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade566.12%
9th to 12th Grade16417.92%
High School Graduate38441.97%
Some College16918.47%
Associates Degree515.57%
Bachelors Degree465.03%
Graduate Degree454.92%
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Pelahatchie Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White59249288
Black3071943
Asian99
Hispanic7
Other Race7

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 white people with a rate of 14.86%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,750$50,938$32,679
Less Than High School$39,479$54,375$
High School Grad$30,938$49,183$20,966
Some College$50,278$62,667$43,958
Bachelors Degree$40,417$$
Graduate Degree$49,896$48,542$77,614

$41,750

Average Earnings

$50,938

Average Male

$32,679

Average Female

Pelahatchie Language

Pelahatchie Language by Age

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Pelahatchie Language

97.78% of Pelahatchie residents speak only English, while 2.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.92% of the population.

Pelahatchie Poverty

Pelahatchie Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black50513326.34%
White889616.86%
Hispanic1010100.00%
Other1010100.00%

14.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.94%

Male Poverty Rate

12.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pelahatchie

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pelahatchie is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pelahatchie is White, with 6.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.83%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School39.09%
High School13.02%
Some College2.27%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed14.29%
Female Employed4.55%
Male Employed3.24%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Pelahatchie Income

Pelahatchie Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,676$66,375
Families$61,563$78,247
Married Families$88,894-
Non Families$17,500$25,315
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Pelahatchie Marital Status

Pelahatchie Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.5%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Pelahatchie Married by Age and Sex

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Pelahatchie 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 35-44.

Pelahatchie Marital Status by Race

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Pelahatchie Veterans

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49

Number of Veterans

49

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam39
First Gulf War9
Second Gulf War7
World War II
Korea
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7435
35 to 549
75+4
55 to 641
18 to 34
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Name Veterans % of Total
White487.29%
Black10.29%

Pelahatchie Veterans by Education

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2.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pelahatchie Employment Status

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52.9%

Labor Force Participation

50.3%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

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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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83.74%

Born in Mississippi

98.88%

Native Born

1.12%

Foreign Born

0.63%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.88% of Pelahatchie residents were born in the United States, with 83.74% having been born in Mississippi. 0.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,37570.51%
20191,36870.51%
20181,36180.59%
20171,35370.52%
20161,3460.00%
20151,346-4-0.30%
20141,3500.00%
20131,350-2-0.15%
20121,35250.37%
20111,347120.90%
20101,3350.00%