Soso, Mississippi Population 2020

392

Soso is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 392, it is the 233rd largest city in Mississippi and the 14345th largest city in the United States. Soso is currently declining at a rate of -0.25% annually and its population has decreased by -3.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 408 in 2010. Soso reached it's highest population of 403 in 2013. Spanning over 2 miles, Soso has a population density of 193 people per square mile.

The average household income in Soso is $64,762 with a poverty rate of 11.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $925 per month, and the median house value is $98,000. The median age in Soso is 39.7 years, 40.6 years for males, and 38.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.9 males.

Soso Demographics

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

  • White: 70.69%
  • Black or African American: 26.94%
  • Two or more races: 1.94%
  • Asian: 0.43%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Soso, Mississippi is 392, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 394.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 408.

Soso, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32870.69%
Black or African American12526.94%
Two or More Races91.94%
Asian20.43%

Soso Population Pyramid 2020

Soso Median Age

39.7


Total

40.6


Male

38.9


Female

Soso Adults

There are 355 adults, (85 of whom are seniors) in Soso.

Soso Age Dependency

71.9

Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Soso Sex Ratio

Female

231

49.78%

Male

233

50.22%

Soso Households and Families

Soso Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Soso Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female92.3%7.7%
Married90.9%9.1%
Male90.5%9.5%
All87.6%12.4%
Non Family77.8%22.2%

87.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1692.7587.6
Married773.0590.9
Non Family451.3377.8
Female263.592.3
Male213.7190.5

3.19

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

10.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Soso Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade195.86%
9th to 12th Grade5817.90%
High School Graduate9930.56%
Some College8425.93%
Associates Degree226.79%
Bachelors Degree3611.11%
Graduate Degree61.85%

Soso Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22119542
Black9850
Hispanic3
Multiple Races3
Asian22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,161$60,313$25,833
Less Than High School$26,875$$
High School Grad$$56,250$
Some College$32,292$51,071$30,208
Bachelors Degree$110,982$111,429$39,375
Graduate Degree$88,125$$

$36,161

Average Earnings

$60,313

Average Male

$25,833

Average Female

Soso Language

Soso Language by Age

Soso Language

97.88% of Soso residents speak only English, while 2.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.18% of the population.

Soso Poverty

Soso Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1252520.00%
White324237.10%
Multiple9444.44%
Asian22100.00%

11.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.30%

Male Poverty Rate

12.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Soso

The race most likely to be in poverty in Soso is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Soso is White, with 7.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.48%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.17%
High School10.10%
Some College9.43%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed60.00%
Female Unemployed30.77%
Female Employed6.38%
Male Employed2.44%

Soso Income

Soso Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,354$64,762
Families$52,250$66,477
Married Families$81,607-
Non Families-$56,809

Soso Marital Status

Soso Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.1%

Male Marriage Rate

39.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Soso Married by Age and Sex

Soso Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Soso Marital Status by Race

Soso Veterans

28

Number of Veterans

27

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam20
Korea2
Second Gulf War2
World War II
First Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+13
65 to 7411
55 to 642
35 to 542
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White208.10%
Black87.92%

$Soso Veterans by Education

21.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Soso Employment Status

55.1%

Labor Force Participation

48.2%

Employment Rate

11.6%

Unemployment Rate

Soso 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

85.56%

Born in Mississippi

98.49%

Native Born

1.51%

Foreign Born

1.51%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.49% of Soso residents were born in the United States, with 85.56% having been born in Mississippi. 1.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020392-1-0.25%
2019393-1-0.25%
2018394-1-0.25%
2017395-1-0.25%
2016396-1-0.25%
2015397-1-0.25%
2014398-5-1.24%
201340341.00%
201239920.50%
2011397-1-0.25%
20103980.00%