Sardis, Mississippi Population 2022

1,554
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Sardis is a city located in Panola County Mississippi. Sardis has a 2020 population of 1,554. Sardis is currently declining at a rate of -0.58% annually and its population has decreased by -8.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,695 in 2010.

The average household income in Sardis is $44,974 with a poverty rate of 17.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $718 per month, and the median house value is $63,800. The median age in Sardis is 40 years, 37.7 years for males, and 46.1 years for females.

Sardis Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 55.93%
  • White: 42.81%
  • Two or more races: 1.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.22%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Sardis, Mississippi is 1,554 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,554.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,695.

Sardis, Mississippi Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White98242.81%
Black or African American1,28355.93%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.22%
Two or More Races241.05%
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Sardis Population by Race

Sardis Population Pyramid 2022

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Sardis Median Age

43.9


Total

43.4


Male

47.1


Female

Sardis Adults

There are 1,983 adults, (550 of whom are seniors) in Sardis.

Sardis Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Sardis Sex Ratio

Female

1,028

44.81%

Male

1,266

55.19%

Sardis Population by Age

Sardis Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sardis Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.6%18.4%
All62.9%37.1%
Non Family61%39%
Female52.7%47.3%
Male33.8%66.2%

62.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sardis Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9102.4662.9
Married2392.9881.6
Male683.9933.8
Female1654.5652.7
Non Family4381.1561

3.5

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Sardis Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade19912.08%
9th to 12th Grade28617.36%
High School Graduate46228.05%
Some College32319.61%
Associates Degree1519.17%
Bachelors Degree1227.41%
Graduate Degree1046.31%
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Sardis Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sardis Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White703519157
Black87261969
Islander55
2+ Races2419
Hispanic43

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.33%.

Sardis Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,917$38,906$20,990
Less Than 9th Grade$58,490$65,581$
High School Graduate$22,222$30,417$
Some College$25,156$39,271$20,104
Bachelors Degree$31,875$31,875$
Graduate Degree$36,500$$35,500

$27,917

Average Earnings

$38,906

Average Male

$20,990

Average Female

Sardis Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sardis Language by Age

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Sardis Language

95.29% of Sardis residents speak only English, while 4.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.48% of the population.

Sardis Language

Sardis Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple241458.33%
Black1,24932225.78%
White845404.73%
OtherNaN%

17.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.51%

Male Poverty Rate

17.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sardis

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sardis is Multiple, with 58.33% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.01%.

Sardis Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.81%
High School36.59%
Some College19.83%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Sardis Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.36%
Male Unemployed84.44%
Female Employed1.96%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Sardis Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sardis Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,583$44,324
Families$45,400$58,554
Married Families$48,618-
Non Families$19,107$27,486
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Income by Household Type

Sardis Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

27.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

26.2%

Male Marriage Rate

28.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Sardis Married by Age and Sex

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Sardis 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.

Sardis Marital Status by Race

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Sardis Marital Status

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68

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War25
First Gulf War9
Vietnam19
Korea6
World War II2

Sardis Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5411
55 to 6425
65 to 7420
75+12

Sardis Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White616.92%
Black70.65%

Sardis Veterans by Race

Sardis Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sardis Veterans by Education

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43.8%

Labor Force Participation

39.1%

Employment Rate

10.7%

Unemployment Rate

Sardis Employment by Age

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Sardis Employment by Race

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Sardis 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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80.25%

Born in Sardis

96.47%

Native Born

3.53%

Foreign Born

1.87%

Non Citizen

1.66%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.47% of Sardis residents were born in the United States, with 80.25% having been born in Mississippi. 1.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sardis Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,6950.00%
20111,678-17-1.00%
20121,668-10-0.60%
20131,657-11-0.66%
20141,649-8-0.48%
20151,628-21-1.27%
20161,619-9-0.55%
20171,602-17-1.05%
20181,590-12-0.75%
20191,581-9-0.57%
20201,572-9-0.57%
20211,563-9-0.57%
20221,554-9-0.58%

Sardis Population by Year