Sandersville, Mississippi Population 2020

726

Sandersville is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 726, it is the 181st largest city in Mississippi and the 11718th largest city in the United States. Sandersville is currently declining at a rate of -0.14% annually and its population has decreased by -0.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 731 in 2010. Sandersville reached it's highest population of 736 in 2013. Spanning over 5 miles, Sandersville has a population density of 147 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sandersville is $52,585 with a poverty rate of 30.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $703 per month, and the median house value is $84,100. The median age in Sandersville is 41.6 years, 35.3 years for males, and 47.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 109.7 males.

Sandersville Demographics

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

  • White: 97.68%
  • Black or African American: 2.32%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Sandersville, Mississippi is 726, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 728.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 731.

Sandersville, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White71797.68%
Black or African American172.32%

Sandersville Population Pyramid 2020

Sandersville Median Age

41.6


Total

35.3


Male

47.9


Female

Sandersville Adults

There are 572 adults, (134 of whom are seniors) in Sandersville.

Sandersville Age Dependency

67.6

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37

Child Dependency Ratio

Sandersville Sex Ratio

Female

350

47.68%

Male

384

52.32%

Sandersville Households and Families

Sandersville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sandersville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married96.5%3.5%
All85.3%14.7%
Female68.8%31.3%
Non Family66.7%33.3%

85.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2922.5185.3
Married1713.1996.5
Non Family811.166.7
Female322.4468.8
Male82.75100

3.02

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sandersville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade112.15%
9th to 12th Grade499.57%
High School Graduate23044.92%
Some College10720.90%
Associates Degree397.62%
Bachelors Degree5610.94%
Graduate Degree203.91%

Sandersville Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 58.82%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,083$43,750$26,750
Less Than High School$31,944$$
High School Grad$25,781$30,781$
Some College$33,750$53,667$27,000
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$32,083

Average Earnings

$43,750

Average Male

$26,750

Average Female

Sandersville Language

Sandersville Language by Age

Sandersville Language

99.57% of Sandersville residents speak only English, while 0.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.43% of the population.

Sandersville Poverty

Sandersville Poverty by Race

30.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.88%

Male Poverty Rate

40.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sandersville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sandersville is White, with 31.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sandersville is White, with 31.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.75%.

Name Poverty
High School35.22%
Less Than High School28.33%
Some College13.01%
Bachelors or Greater9.21%
Name Poverty
Female Employed12.77%
Male Employed10.68%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Sandersville Income

Sandersville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,000$52,585
Families$46,964$59,614
Married Families$49,417-
Non Families$19,688$30,775

Sandersville Marital Status

Sandersville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.7%

Male Marriage Rate

57.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Sandersville Married by Age and Sex

Sandersville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Sandersville Marital Status by Race

Sandersville Veterans

26

Number of Veterans

26

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam26
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7424
55 to 642
75+
35 to 54
18 to 34

$Sandersville Veterans by Education

26.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

7.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sandersville Employment Status

53.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.3%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Sandersville 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

82.83%

Born in Mississippi

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Sandersville residents were born in the United States, with 82.83% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020726-1-0.14%
2019727-1-0.14%
201872830.41%
2017725-1-0.14%
2016726-4-0.55%
201573040.55%
2014726-10-1.36%
201373630.41%
201273340.55%
2011729-2-0.27%
20107310.00%