Potts Camp, Mississippi Population 2020

456

Potts Camp is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 456, it is the 217th largest city in Mississippi and the 13732nd largest city in the United States. Potts Camp is currently declining at a rate of -1.72% annually and its population has decreased by -12.81% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 523 in 2010. Potts Camp reached it's highest population of 521 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Potts Camp has a population density of 469 people per square mile.

The average household income in Potts Camp is $31,340 with a poverty rate of 38.99%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $717 per month, and the median house value is $80,500. The median age in Potts Camp is 36.5 years, 37.3 years for males, and 31.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 79.8 males.

Potts Camp Demographics

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

  • White: 51.55%
  • Black or African American: 38.17%
  • Other race: 9.14%
  • Two or more races: 0.65%
  • Asian: 0.33%
  • Native American: 0.16%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Potts Camp, Mississippi is 456, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 472.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 523.

Potts Camp, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31651.55%
Black or African American23438.17%
Some Other Race569.14%
Two or More Races40.65%
Asian20.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.16%

Potts Camp Population Pyramid 2020

Potts Camp Median Age

36.5


Total

37.3


Male

31.9


Female

Potts Camp Adults

There are 436 adults, (98 of whom are seniors) in Potts Camp.

Potts Camp Age Dependency

81.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Potts Camp Sex Ratio

Female

341

55.63%

Male

272

44.37%

Potts Camp Households and Families

Potts Camp Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Potts Camp Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Non Family66.7%33.3%
Married55.3%44.7%
All53.4%46.6%
Female30.8%69.2%

53.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2662.353.4
Non Family108066.7
Female783.130.8
Married763.3655.3
Male42100

3.13

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

0.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Potts Camp Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5013.30%
9th to 12th Grade5213.83%
High School Graduate14939.63%
Some College7720.48%
Associates Degree266.91%
Bachelors Degree174.52%
Graduate Degree51.33%

Potts Camp Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22217618
Black128962
Hispanic24
Other Race18
Asian222

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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,341$30,667$28,750
Less Than High School$16,818$16,726$
High School Grad$31,080$32,250$24,375
Some College$40,000$$40,104
Bachelors Degree$32,500$$28,750
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,341

Average Earnings

$30,667

Average Male

$28,750

Average Female

Potts Camp Language

Potts Camp Language by Age

Potts Camp Language

90.70% of Potts Camp residents speak only English, while 9.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.77% of the population.

Potts Camp Poverty

Potts Camp Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2349540.60%
White3108126.13%
Hispanic6262100.00%
Other5656100.00%
Native11100.00%

38.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

44.49%

Male Poverty Rate

34.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Potts Camp

The race most likely to be in poverty in Potts Camp is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Potts Camp is White, with 26.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 58.90%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School58.82%
High School37.58%
Bachelors or Greater31.82%
Some College30.10%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.86%
Male Employed26.73%
Male Unemployed25.00%
Female Employed6.60%

Potts Camp Income

Potts Camp Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,786$31,340
Families$32,197$41,547
Married Families$51,250-
Non Families$9,615$15,991

Potts Camp Marital Status

Potts Camp Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.4%

Male Marriage Rate

30.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Potts Camp Married by Age and Sex

Potts Camp Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Potts Camp Marital Status by Race

Potts Camp Veterans

14

Number of Veterans

12

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3
Second Gulf War3
First Gulf War2
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
75+5
35 to 545
65 to 742
55 to 642
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White124.82%
Black21.20%

$Potts Camp Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Potts Camp Employment Status

50.7%

Labor Force Participation

46.4%

Employment Rate

8.4%

Unemployment Rate

Potts Camp Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

78.79%

Born in Mississippi

96.74%

Native Born

3.26%

Foreign Born

3.26%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.74% of Potts Camp residents were born in the United States, with 78.79% having been born in Mississippi. 3.26% 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
2020456-8-1.72%
2019464-8-1.69%
2018472-6-1.26%
2017478-8-1.65%
2016486-5-1.02%
2015491-6-1.21%
2014497-8-1.58%
2013505-3-0.59%
2012508-5-0.97%
2011513-8-1.54%
20105210.00%