Philadelphia, Mississippi Population 2020

7,080
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Philadelphia is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 7,080, it is the 52nd largest city in Mississippi and the 3921st largest city in the United States. Philadelphia is currently declining at a rate of -0.65% annually and its population has decreased by -5.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,477 in 2010. Philadelphia reached it's highest population of 7,476 in 2011. Spanning over 12 miles, Philadelphia has a population density of 580 people per square mile.

The average household income in Philadelphia is $52,584 with a poverty rate of 28.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $740 per month, and the median house value is $79,900. The median age in Philadelphia is 33.9 years, 31.1 years for males, and 40.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 84.2 males.

Philadelphia Demographics

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

  • White: 48.06%
  • Black or African American: 47.36%
  • Native American: 1.88%
  • Two or more races: 1.65%
  • Other race: 0.60%
  • Asian: 0.44%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Philadelphia, Mississippi is 7,080, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,172.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,477.

Philadelphia, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,50148.06%
Black or African American3,45047.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native1371.88%
Two or More Races1201.65%
Some Other Race440.60%
Asian320.44%
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Philadelphia Population Pyramid 2020

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Philadelphia Median Age

33.9


Total

31.1


Male

40.2


Female

Philadelphia Adults

There are 5,337 adults, (1,228 of whom are seniors) in Philadelphia.

Philadelphia Age Dependency

77.3

Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Philadelphia Sex Ratio

Female

3,955

54.30%

Male

3,329

45.70%

Philadelphia Households and Families

Philadelphia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Philadelphia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.8%32.2%
All54.9%45.1%
Male53.9%46.1%
Non Family53.3%46.7%
Female39.8%60.2%

54.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7012.6154.9
Married9863.267.8
Non Family8281.1453.3
Female7463.3539.8
Male1413.1853.9

3.19

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Philadelphia Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2275.00%
9th to 12th Grade71515.74%
High School Graduate1,61735.59%
Some College78317.24%
Associates Degree3417.51%
Bachelors Degree50711.16%
Graduate Degree3537.77%
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Philadelphia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3322,007692
Black1,8011,288118
Hispanic23516822
Native American847915
Multiple Races595913
Other Race4422
Asian32

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 29.67%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,420$32,721$22,434
Less Than High School$13,396$13,750$13,108
High School Grad$21,463$30,641$18,667
Some College$30,724$52,153$26,790
Bachelors Degree$40,357$64,604$33,047
Graduate Degree$53,398$57,969$49,063

$28,420

Average Earnings

$32,721

Average Male

$22,434

Average Female

Philadelphia Language

Philadelphia Language by Age

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Philadelphia Language

95.30% of Philadelphia residents speak only English, while 4.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.64% of the population.

Philadelphia Poverty

Philadelphia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,3831,42041.97%
White3,04053717.66%
Native1233125.20%
Multiple1202722.50%

28.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.37%

Male Poverty Rate

32.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Philadelphia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Philadelphia is Black, with 41.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Philadelphia is White, with 17.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.28%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.63%
High School34.19%
Some College18.68%
Bachelors or Greater1.07%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.59%
Female Unemployed29.13%
Female Employed20.44%
Male Employed10.09%

Philadelphia Income

Philadelphia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,496$52,584
Families$43,430$62,048
Married Families$62,500-
Non Families$18,611$29,346
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Philadelphia Marital Status

Philadelphia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.2%

Male Marriage Rate

32.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Philadelphia Married by Age and Sex

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Philadelphia 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 45-54.

Philadelphia Marital Status by Race

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Philadelphia Veterans

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360

Number of Veterans

258

Male Veterans

102

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam162
Second Gulf War65
Korea31
World War II16
First Gulf War16
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74149
75+100
18 to 3455
55 to 6434
35 to 5422
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Name Veterans % of Total
White2589.15%
Black944.23%
Hispanic3814.39%
Indian86.96%

Philadelphia Veterans by Education

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15.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Philadelphia Employment Status

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54.9%

Labor Force Participation

47.6%

Employment Rate

12.6%

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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88.55%

Born in Mississippi

97.13%

Native Born

2.87%

Foreign Born

2.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.13% of Philadelphia residents were born in the United States, with 88.55% having been born in Mississippi. 2.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20207,080-46-0.65%
20197,126-46-0.64%
20187,172-93-1.28%
20177,265-46-0.63%
20167,311-23-0.31%
20157,334-18-0.24%
20147,352-44-0.59%
20137,396-67-0.90%
20127,463-13-0.17%
20117,47630.04%
20107,4731700.23%
20007,3035450.78%
19906,7583240.49%
19806,4341600.25%
19706,2741,2572.26%
19605,0175451.16%
19504,4727611.88%
19403,7111,1513.78%
19302,5600.00%