Southaven, Mississippi Population 2022

58,183
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Southaven is a city located in Mississippi. Southaven has a 2020 population of 58,183. Southaven is currently growing at a rate of 1.40% annually and its population has increased by 18.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 49,125 in 2010.

The average household income in Southaven is $74,129 with a poverty rate of 11.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,055 per month, and the median house value is $160,500. The median age in Southaven is 36 years, 35 years for males, and 37 years for females.

Southaven Demographics

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

  • White: 62.17%
  • Black or African American: 31.86%
  • Two or more races: 2.23%
  • Asian: 2.14%
  • Other race: 1.50%
  • Native American: 0.09%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Southaven, Mississippi is 58,183 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 58,183.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 49,125.

Southaven, Mississippi Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White34,21162.17%
Black or African American17,53431.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native510.09%
Asian1,1792.14%
Some Other Race8261.50%
Two or More Races1,2252.23%
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Southaven Population by Race

Southaven Population Pyramid 2022

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Southaven Median Age

37


Total

35.6


Male

37.7


Female

Southaven Adults

There are 40,850 adults, (7,371 of whom are seniors) in Southaven.

Southaven Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Southaven Sex Ratio

Female

29,099

52.88%

Male

25,927

47.12%

Southaven Population by Age

Southaven Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Southaven Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.8%18.2%
All71.1%28.9%
Male68.2%31.8%
Non Family66.9%33.1%
Female45.4%54.6%

71.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Southaven Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,2262.7171.1
Married9,7053.381.8
Male1,7543.3368.2
Female2,8813.3145.4
Non Family5,8861.2466.9

3.22

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

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Southaven Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9882.76%
9th to 12th Grade1,8165.07%
High School Graduate10,63429.68%
Some College9,38826.21%
Associates Degree4,72913.20%
Bachelors Degree5,57715.57%
Graduate Degree2,6937.52%
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Southaven Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Southaven Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian865843294
2+ Races32725378
Black10,2749,6732,416
White23,12721,2915,221
Hispanic1,3791,080284
Other Race32023657
Native American2919

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 97.46%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 33.99%.

Southaven Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,764$48,500$36,999
Less Than 9th Grade$27,019$34,214$16,974
High School Graduate$35,100$36,330$32,171
Some College$40,564$50,498$31,219
Bachelors Degree$54,994$66,956$43,550
Graduate Degree$58,989$65,484$56,921

$41,764

Average Earnings

$48,500

Average Male

$36,999

Average Female

Southaven Earnings by Educational Attainment

Southaven Language by Age

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Southaven Language

93.80% of Southaven residents speak only English, while 6.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.90% of the population.

Southaven Language

Southaven Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native511835.29%
Hispanic2,66551819.44%
Black17,4302,37113.60%
Multiple1,22516613.55%
White32,3113,34110.34%
Other402NaN%

11.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.07%

Male Poverty Rate

14.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Southaven

The race most likely to be in poverty in Southaven is Native, with 35.29% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.22%.

Southaven Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.49%
High School13.18%
Some College6.12%
Bachelors or Greater2.12%

Southaven Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.75%
Male Unemployed10.54%
Female Employed6.94%
Female Unemployed34.84%

Southaven Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Southaven Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,321$76,771
Families$70,720$85,138
Married Families$86,923$95,313
Non Families$40,411$51,693
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Income by Household Type

Southaven Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.7%

Male Marriage Rate

46.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Southaven Married by Age and Sex

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Southaven 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.

Southaven Marital Status by Race

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Southaven Marital Status

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3,580

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War937
First Gulf War1,185
Vietnam925
Korea87
World War II79

Southaven Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34382
35 to 541,025
55 to 641,002
65 to 74717
75+454

Southaven Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,4969.25%
Black1,0088.46%
Native American1123.40%
Other Race112.63%
2+ Races5413.43%
Hispanic694.16%

Southaven Veterans by Race

Southaven Veterans by Education

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5.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Southaven Veterans by Education

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67%

Labor Force Participation

63.5%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Southaven Employment by Age

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Southaven Employment by Race

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Southaven 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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36.39%

Born in Southaven

95.95%

Native Born

4.05%

Foreign Born

2.06%

Non Citizen

1.99%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.95% of Southaven residents were born in the United States, with 36.39% having been born in Mississippi. 2.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Southaven Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19708,9000.00%
198016,0717,1716.09%
199017,9491,8781.11%
200028,97711,0284.91%
201049,12520,1485.42%
201149,7566311.28%
201250,4076511.31%
201350,9775701.13%
201451,7407631.50%
201552,5297891.52%
201653,2006711.28%
201754,1559551.80%
201854,9798241.52%
201955,7808011.46%
202056,5818011.44%
202157,3828011.42%
202258,1838011.40%

Southaven Population by Year