Sherman, Mississippi Population 2020

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Sherman is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 714, it is the 182nd largest city in Mississippi and the 11794th largest city in the United States. Sherman is currently growing at a rate of 0.99% annually and its population has increased by 9.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 650 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Sherman has a population density of 410 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sherman is $41,354 with a poverty rate of 35.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $563 per month, and the median house value is $101,700. The median age in Sherman is 33.4 years, 40.1 years for males, and 27.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 54.7 males.

Sherman Demographics

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

  • White: 61.81%
  • Black or African American: 36.65%
  • Two or more races: 1.02%
  • Native American: 0.51%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Sherman, Mississippi is 714, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 700.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 650.

Sherman, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White48461.81%
Black or African American28736.65%
Two or More Races81.02%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.51%
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Sherman Population Pyramid 2020

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Sherman Median Age

33.4


Total

40.1


Male

27.7


Female

Sherman Adults

There are 552 adults, (166 of whom are seniors) in Sherman.

Sherman Age Dependency

102.8

Age Dependency Ratio

43

Old Age Dependency Ratio

59.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Sherman Sex Ratio

Female

506

64.62%

Male

277

35.38%

Sherman Households and Families

Sherman Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sherman Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married69.8%30.2%
All51.3%48.7%
Non Family50%50%
Female8.8%91.2%

51.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2692.9151.3
Married1163.6469.8
Non Family88050
Female574.288.8
Male83.63100

3.77

Average Family Size

2.91

Average Household Size

3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Sherman Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade51.10%
9th to 12th Grade7015.42%
High School Graduate17438.33%
Some College12427.31%
Associates Degree408.81%
Bachelors Degree275.95%
Graduate Degree143.08%
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Sherman Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White35129327
Black998214
Hispanic44
Native American44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 14.14%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,944$37,083$18,693
Less Than High School$$$15,125
High School Grad$30,714$33,125$28,750
Some College$21,429$$17,440
Bachelors Degree$21,094$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$21,944

Average Earnings

$37,083

Average Male

$18,693

Average Female

Sherman Language

Sherman Language by Age

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Sherman Language

100.00% of Sherman residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Sherman Poverty

Sherman Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black28721675.26%
White4846513.43%

35.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.66%

Male Poverty Rate

43.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sherman

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sherman is Black, with 75.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sherman is White, with 13.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 57.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.10%.

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Name Poverty
Some College30.49%
Less Than High School29.33%
High School17.24%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed27.98%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Sherman Income

Sherman Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$23,472$41,354
Families$37,344$52,969
Married Families$53,750-
Non Families$12,174$16,256
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Sherman Marital Status

Sherman Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

37.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Sherman Married by Age and Sex

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Sherman 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.

Sherman Marital Status by Race

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Sherman Veterans

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53

Number of Veterans

49

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
World War II16
Vietnam13
Second Gulf War12
First Gulf War11
Korea
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Age Group Veterans
75+16
35 to 5412
65 to 7410
18 to 349
55 to 646
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Sherman Veterans by Education

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15.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sherman Employment Status

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47.8%

Labor Force Participation

45.4%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

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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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83.40%

Born in Mississippi

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Sherman residents were born in the United States, with 83.40% 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
202071470.99%
201970771.00%
201870091.30%
201769171.02%
2016684121.79%
201567240.60%
2014668142.14%
201365420.31%
201265291.40%
2011643-5-0.77%
20106480.00%