Quitman, Mississippi Population 2022

2,069
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Quitman is a city located in Clarke County Mississippi. Quitman has a 2020 population of 2,069. It is also the county seat of Clarke County. Quitman is currently declining at a rate of -0.67% annually and its population has decreased by -10.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,321 in 2010.

The average household income in Quitman is $65,386 with a poverty rate of 26.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $770 per month, and the median house value is $94,000. The median age in Quitman is 50.8 years, 50.8 years for males, and 50.9 years for females.

Quitman Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Quitmanwas:

  • White: 54.75%
  • Black or African American: 43.41%
  • Other race: 1.28%
  • Two or more races: 0.56%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Quitman, Mississippi is 2,069 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,069.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,321.

Quitman, Mississippi Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White98054.75%
Black or African American77743.41%
Some Other Race231.28%
Two or More Races100.56%
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Quitman Population by Race

Quitman Population Pyramid 2022

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Quitman Median Age

49.7


Total

51.4


Male

45.2


Female

Quitman Adults

There are 1,449 adults, (467 of whom are seniors) in Quitman.

Quitman Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

47.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Quitman Sex Ratio

Female

1,010

56.42%

Male

780

43.58%

Quitman Population by Age

Quitman Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Quitman Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married77.4%22.6%
Non Family75.2%24.8%
All65.9%34.1%
Female36.7%63.3%

65.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Quitman Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8322.0865.9
Married3362.2577.4
Male82.5100
Female2262.8236.7
Non Family2621.2375.2

2.44

Average Family Size

2.08

Average Household Size

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Quitman Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade805.90%
9th to 12th Grade755.53%
High School Graduate43832.30%
Some College27820.50%
Associates Degree1259.22%
Bachelors Degree23517.33%
Graduate Degree1259.22%
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Quitman Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Quitman Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic625244
Black508415141
White763711175
Other Race1515
2+ Races1010

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 70.97%.

Quitman Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,432$44,625$30,526
Less Than 9th Grade$17,266$$
High School Graduate$31,250$41,250$23,000
Some College$35,743$42,679$31,250
Bachelors Degree$46,563$56,392$
Graduate Degree$39,442$38,333$39,575

$37,432

Average Earnings

$44,625

Average Male

$30,526

Average Female

Quitman Earnings by Educational Attainment

Quitman Language by Age

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Quitman Language

97.89% of Quitman residents speak only English, while 2.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.21% of the population.

Quitman Language

Quitman Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black74436448.92%
White8438810.44%
OtherNaN%

26.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.34%

Male Poverty Rate

30.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Quitman

The race most likely to be in poverty in Quitman is Black, with 48.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Quitman is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 38.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.85%.

Quitman Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade63.45%
High School14.80%
Some College13.57%
Bachelors or Greater12.04%

Quitman Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.77%
Male Unemployed13.33%
Female Employed19.75%
Female Unemployed40.00%

Quitman Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Quitman Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,412$58,739
Families$49,444$56,117
Married Families$72,794-
Non Families$20,887$63,581
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Income by Household Type

Quitman Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.4%

Male Marriage Rate

38.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Quitman Married by Age and Sex

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Quitman 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.

Quitman Marital Status by Race

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Quitman Marital Status

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142

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War18
First Gulf War39
Vietnam52
Korea9
World War II4

Quitman Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3415
35 to 5423
55 to 6457
65 to 7428
75+19

Quitman Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9811.32%
Black386.81%
Other Race640.00%

Quitman Veterans by Race

Quitman Veterans by Education

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7.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Quitman Veterans by Education

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51.1%

Labor Force Participation

46.8%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Quitman Employment by Age

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Quitman Employment by Race

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Quitman Employment by Education

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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73.80%

Born in Quitman

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Quitman residents were born in the United States, with 73.80% 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.

Quitman Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,3210.00%
20112,313-8-0.34%
20122,287-26-1.12%
20132,267-20-0.87%
20142,244-23-1.01%
20152,203-41-1.83%
20162,178-25-1.13%
20172,163-15-0.69%
20182,125-38-1.76%
20192,111-14-0.66%
20202,097-14-0.66%
20212,083-14-0.67%
20222,069-14-0.67%

Quitman Population by Year