Tchula, Mississippi Population 2020

1,952

Tchula is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 1,952, it is the 102nd largest city in Mississippi and the 7700th largest city in the United States. Tchula is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually and its population has decreased by -6.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,096 in 2010. Tchula reached it's highest population of 2,088 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Tchula has a population density of 1,386 people per square mile.

The average household income in Tchula is $20,983 with a poverty rate of 57.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $313 per month, and the median house value is $51,900. The median age in Tchula is 30.9 years, 26.9 years for males, and 39 years for females. For every 100 females there are 79.9 males.

Tchula Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 98.30%
  • White: 1.54%
  • Two or more races: 0.16%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Tchula, Mississippi is 1,952, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,970.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,096.

Tchula, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,85298.30%
White291.54%
Two or More Races30.16%

Tchula Population Pyramid 2020

Tchula Median Age

30.9


Total

26.9


Male

39


Female

Tchula Adults

There are 1,372 adults, (238 of whom are seniors) in Tchula.

Tchula Age Dependency

66.1

Age Dependency Ratio

21

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Tchula Sex Ratio

Female

1,047

55.57%

Male

837

44.43%

Tchula Households and Families

Tchula Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tchula Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.1%14.9%
All34.4%65.6%
Female32.2%67.8%
Non Family26%74%
Male19.4%80.6%

34.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7162.6334.4
Non Family3191.0326
Female2923.9832.2
Married743.7485.1
Male313.8119.4

3.82

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

3.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tchula Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade15312.94%
9th to 12th Grade18815.91%
High School Graduate55546.95%
Some College19316.33%
Associates Degree352.96%
Bachelors Degree413.47%
Graduate Degree171.44%

Tchula Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black1,15080946
White292912
Multiple Races33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 41.38%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,302$19,044$21,136
Less Than High School$16,375$16,023$
High School Grad$18,333$$17,750
Some College$27,083$39,792$21,528
Bachelors Degree$28,393$$28,393
Graduate Degree$$$

$20,302

Average Earnings

$19,044

Average Male

$21,136

Average Female

Tchula Language

Tchula Language by Age

Tchula Language

100.00% of Tchula 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.

Tchula Poverty

Tchula Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,8501,05857.19%
White292275.86%

57.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

49.94%

Male Poverty Rate

63.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tchula

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tchula is White, with 75.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tchula is Black, with 57.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 69.88%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School59.24%
High School54.41%
Bachelors or Greater44.83%
Some College39.91%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed88.71%
Male Unemployed43.75%
Female Employed20.98%
Male Employed8.24%

Tchula Income

Tchula Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$13,958$20,983
Families$19,228$21,263
Married Families$31,667-
Non Families$9,740$17,678

Tchula Marital Status

Tchula Marital Status

Marriage Rates

12.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

14.6%

Male Marriage Rate

10.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Tchula Married by Age and Sex

Tchula 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 55-64.

Tchula Marital Status by Race

Tchula Veterans

3

Number of Veterans

3

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 743
75+
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

$Tchula Veterans by Education

100.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tchula Employment Status

37.2%

Labor Force Participation

28.4%

Employment Rate

23.7%

Unemployment Rate

Tchula 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

95.65%

Born in Mississippi

99.79%

Native Born

0.21%

Foreign Born

0.21%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.79% of Tchula residents were born in the United States, with 95.65% having been born in Mississippi. 0.21% 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
20201,952-9-0.46%
20191,961-9-0.46%
20181,970-8-0.40%
20171,978-9-0.45%
20161,987-28-1.39%
20152,015-4-0.20%
20142,019-16-0.79%
20132,03510.05%
20122,034-18-0.88%
20112,052-36-1.72%
20102,0880.00%