Sandersville, Mississippi Population 2021

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Sandersville is a city located in Jones County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 730, it is the 181st largest city in Mississippi and the 11694th largest city in the United States . Sandersville is currently growing at a rate of 0.14% annually but its population has decreased by -0.14% 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 $55,194 with a poverty rate of 39.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $836 per month, and the median house value is $95,000. The median age in Sandersville is 29.8 years, 28.5 years for males, and 42.2 years for females.

Sandersville Demographics

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

  • White: 98.14%
  • Black or African American: 1.86%
  • 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 730 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 727.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 731.

Sandersville, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White73898.14%
Black or African American141.86%
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Sandersville Population by Race

Sandersville Population Pyramid $2021

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Sandersville Median Age

29.8


Total

28.5


Male

42.2


Female

Sandersville Adults

There are 551 adults, (129 of whom are seniors) in Sandersville.

Sandersville Age Dependency

78.2

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Sandersville Sex Ratio

Female

325

43.22%

Male

427

56.78%

Sandersville Population by Age

Sandersville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sandersville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.8%5.2%
All86.1%13.9%
Non Family85.5%14.5%
Male69%31%
Female66.7%33.3%

86.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sandersville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2802.6986.1
Married1353.4294.8
Non Family831.1785.5
Female332.766.7
Male293.5969

3.28

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

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Sandersville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade163.51%
9th to 12th Grade398.55%
High School Graduate19041.67%
Some College10222.37%
Associates Degree316.80%
Bachelors Degree5111.18%
Graduate Degree275.92%
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Sandersville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sandersville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White44038764
Black141212
Hispanic222

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

Sandersville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,339$32,273$32,500
Less Than 9th Grade$31,818$31,023$
High School Graduate$24,792$30,139$10,000
Some College$36,731$38,750$35,125
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$75,938$$

$32,339

Average Earnings

$32,273

Average Male

$32,500

Average Female

Sandersville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sandersville Language by Age

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Sandersville Language

99.42% of Sandersville residents speak only English, while 0.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.58% of the population.

Sandersville Language

Sandersville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White73629239.67%
Black14214.29%

39.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.91%

Male Poverty Rate

49.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sandersville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sandersville is White, with 39.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sandersville is Black, with 14.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 52.32%.

Sandersville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.00%
High School39.47%
Some College15.04%
Bachelors or Greater14.10%

Sandersville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed60.00%
Female Employed13.70%
Male Employed6.80%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Sandersville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sandersville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$38,250$55,194
Families$44,583$63,548
Married Families$60,972-
Non Families$21,406$30,730
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Income by Household Type

Sandersville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.0%

Male Marriage Rate

55.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Sandersville Married by Age and Sex

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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 35-44.

Sandersville Marital Status by Race

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Sandersville Marital Status

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32

Number of Veterans

32

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam29
First Gulf War3
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

Sandersville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7427
55 to 645
75+
35 to 54
18 to 34

Sandersville Veterans by Age

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Sandersville Veterans by Race

Sandersville Veterans by Education

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25.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

6.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sandersville Veterans by Education

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53.6%

Labor Force Participation

50.5%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Sandersville Employment by Age

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Sandersville Employment by Race

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Sandersville 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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84.31%

Born in Sandersville

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Sandersville residents were born in the United States, with 84.31% 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.

Sandersville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202173010.14%
202072910.14%
201972810.14%
201872710.14%
2017726-1-0.14%
2016727-2-0.27%
201572910.14%
2014728-8-1.09%
201373640.55%
201273230.41%
2011729-2-0.27%
20107310.00%

Sandersville Population by Year