Saltillo, Mississippi Population 2021

5,122
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Saltillo is a city located in Lee County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 5,122, it is the 62nd largest city in Mississippi and the 4699th largest city in the United States . Saltillo is currently growing at a rate of 0.59% annually and its population has increased by 7.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,752 in 2010. Saltillo reached it's highest population of 5,122 in 2021. Spanning over 8 miles, Saltillo has a population density of 626 people per square mile.

The average household income in Saltillo is $74,447 with a poverty rate of 8.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $769 per month, and the median house value is $129,100. The median age in Saltillo is 35 years, 32.8 years for males, and 37.2 years for females.

Saltillo Demographics

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

  • White: 86.70%
  • Black or African American: 10.04%
  • Asian: 2.40%
  • Two or more races: 0.86%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Saltillo, Mississippi is 5,122 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,032.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,752.

Saltillo, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,34386.70%
Black or African American50310.04%
Asian1202.40%
Two or More Races430.86%
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Saltillo Population by Race

Saltillo Population Pyramid $2021

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Saltillo Median Age

35


Total

32.8


Male

37.2


Female

Saltillo Adults

There are 3,626 adults, (563 of whom are seniors) in Saltillo.

Saltillo Age Dependency

63.5

Age Dependency Ratio

18.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Saltillo Sex Ratio

Female

2,350

46.92%

Male

2,659

53.08%

Saltillo Population by Age

Saltillo Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Saltillo Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male85.5%14.5%
Married84.8%15.2%
All68%32%
Non Family50.3%49.7%
Female23.9%76.1%

68.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Saltillo Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8392.7268
Married9583.5284.8
Non Family6881.3850.3
Female1172.9423.9
Male764.5885.5

3.49

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Saltillo Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade772.36%
9th to 12th Grade34810.68%
High School Graduate85126.11%
Some College65320.04%
Associates Degree45814.05%
Bachelors Degree45113.84%
Graduate Degree42112.92%
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Saltillo Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Saltillo Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,9312,618842
Black14411930
Asian12085
Hispanic52
2+ Races1212

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 28.73%.

Saltillo Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,266$54,552$36,358
Less Than 9th Grade$$53,047$
High School Graduate$53,782$54,116$30,078
Some College$40,285$54,345$35,171
Bachelors Degree$62,759$63,726$40,987
Graduate Degree$54,754$74,276$53,214

$49,266

Average Earnings

$54,552

Average Male

$36,358

Average Female

Saltillo Earnings by Educational Attainment

Saltillo Language by Age

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Saltillo Language

99.06% of Saltillo residents speak only English, while 0.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.74% of the population.

Saltillo Language

Saltillo Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,1723889.30%
Black503285.57%

8.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.20%

Male Poverty Rate

8.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Saltillo

The race most likely to be in poverty in Saltillo is White, with 9.30% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Saltillo is Black, with 5.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.73%.

Saltillo Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College17.82%
Less Than 9th Grade6.59%
High School1.53%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Saltillo Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed6.73%
Male Employed2.43%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Saltillo Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Saltillo Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,198$74,447
Families$85,284$94,224
Married Families$104,519-
Non Families$28,370$40,151
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Income by Household Type

Saltillo Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.6%

Male Marriage Rate

54.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Saltillo Married by Age and Sex

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Saltillo 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 35-44.

Saltillo Marital Status by Race

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Saltillo Marital Status

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165

Number of Veterans

165

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam84
Second Gulf War34
Korea22
First Gulf War15
World War II

Saltillo Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5459
75+48
65 to 7440
55 to 6418
18 to 34

Saltillo Veterans by Age

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Saltillo Veterans by Race

Saltillo Veterans by Education

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7.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Saltillo Veterans by Education

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64.1%

Labor Force Participation

61.1%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Saltillo Employment by Age

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Saltillo Employment by Race

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Saltillo 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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72.43%

Born in Saltillo

99.32%

Native Born

0.68%

Foreign Born

0.18%

Non Citizen

0.50%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.32% of Saltillo residents were born in the United States, with 72.43% having been born in Mississippi. 0.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Saltillo Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,122300.59%
20205,092300.59%
20195,062300.60%
20185,032320.64%
20175,000220.44%
20164,97870.14%
20154,971-4-0.08%
20144,975100.20%
20134,965250.51%
20124,9401082.24%
20114,832781.64%
20104,7541,3613.43%
20003,3930.00%

Saltillo Population by Year