Silver City, Mississippi Population 2021

276
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Silver City is a city located in Humphreys County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 276, it is the 251st largest city in Mississippi and the 15607th largest city in the United States . Silver City is currently declining at a rate of -2.13% annually and its population has decreased by -18.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 337 in 2010. Silver City reached it's highest population of 335 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Silver City has a population density of 457 people per square mile.

The average household income in Silver City is $35,061 with a poverty rate of 61.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $292 per month, and the median house value is $65,000. The median age in Silver City is 33.2 years, 29.4 years for males, and 34.9 years for females.

Silver City Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 81.62%
  • White: 18.38%
  • 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 Silver City, Mississippi is 276 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 294.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 337.

Silver City, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American30281.62%
White6818.38%
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Silver City Population by Race

Silver City Population Pyramid $2021

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Silver City Median Age

33.2


Total

29.4


Male

34.9


Female

Silver City Adults

There are 244 adults, (44 of whom are seniors) in Silver City.

Silver City Age Dependency

85

Age Dependency Ratio

22

Old Age Dependency Ratio

63

Child Dependency Ratio

Silver City Sex Ratio

Female

189

51.08%

Male

181

48.92%

Silver City Population by Age

Silver City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Silver City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.3%16.7%
All52.1%47.9%
Female51.3%48.7%
Male50%50%
Non Family28.3%71.7%

52.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Silver City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1422.6152.1
Non Family53028.3
Married422.8883.3
Female393.7451.3
Male86.2550

3.47

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

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Silver City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3515.63%
9th to 12th Grade4620.54%
High School Graduate7433.04%
Some College188.04%
Associates Degree104.46%
Bachelors Degree2812.50%
Graduate Degree135.80%
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Silver City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Silver City Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 83.61%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 60.66%.

Silver City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$17,014$$20,357
Less Than 9th Grade$15,313$$
High School Graduate$16,346$$16,923
Some College$$26,875$2,679
Bachelors Degree$55,455$$55,455
Graduate Degree$43,611$$

$17,014

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$20,357

Average Female

Silver City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Silver City Language by Age

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Silver City Language

100.00% of Silver City 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.

Silver City Language

Silver City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black30222373.84%
White6834.41%

61.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

64.09%

Male Poverty Rate

58.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Silver City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Silver City is Black, with 73.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Silver City is White, with 4.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 25.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 42.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 65.91%.

Silver City Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School56.76%
Less Than 9th Grade55.56%
Some College50.00%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Silver City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed83.33%
Male Unemployed60.00%
Female Employed32.26%
Male Employed22.45%

Silver City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Silver City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$18,333$35,061
Families$29,792$46,696
Married Families$77,813-
Non Families$10,774$14,717
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Income by Household Type

Silver City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.3%

Male Marriage Rate

31.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Silver City Married by Age and Sex

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Silver City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Silver City Marital Status by Race

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Silver City Marital Status

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9

Number of Veterans

9

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam6
Korea1
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Silver City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 644
75+3
65 to 742
35 to 54
18 to 34

Silver City Veterans by Age

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Silver City Veterans by Race

Silver City Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

77.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Silver City Veterans by Education

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51.2%

Labor Force Participation

44.4%

Employment Rate

13.3%

Unemployment Rate

Silver City Employment by Age

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Silver City Employment by Race

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Silver City 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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96.22%

Born in Silver City

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Silver City residents were born in the United States, with 96.22% 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.

Silver City Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021276-6-2.13%
2020282-6-2.08%
2019288-6-2.04%
2018294-3-1.01%
2017297-11-3.57%
2016308-3-0.96%
2015311-3-0.96%
2014314-6-1.88%
2013320-11-3.32%
2012331-3-0.90%
2011334-1-0.30%
20103350.00%

Silver City Population by Year