Thaxton, Mississippi Population 2020

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Thaxton is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 678, it is the 184th largest city in Mississippi and the 12024th largest city in the United States. Thaxton is currently growing at a rate of 0.30% annually and its population has increased by 5.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 643 in 2010. Spanning over 10 miles, Thaxton has a population density of 66 people per square mile.

The average household income in Thaxton is $71,714 with a poverty rate of 10.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $813 per month, and the median house value is $123,700. The median age in Thaxton is 32.1 years, 34.1 years for males, and 29.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.1 males.

Thaxton Demographics

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

  • White: 91.31%
  • Two or more races: 5.39%
  • Black or African American: 2.97%
  • Other race: 0.33%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Thaxton, Mississippi is 678, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 674.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 643.

Thaxton, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White83091.31%
Two or More Races495.39%
Black or African American272.97%
Some Other Race30.33%
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Thaxton Population Pyramid 2020

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Thaxton Median Age

32.1


Total

34.1


Male

29.7


Female

Thaxton Adults

There are 576 adults, (116 of whom are seniors) in Thaxton.

Thaxton Age Dependency

97.6

Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

72.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Thaxton Sex Ratio

Female

466

51.27%

Male

443

48.73%

Thaxton Households and Families

Thaxton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Thaxton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.8%8.2%
Non Family89.6%10.4%
All80.5%19.5%
Male37.9%62.1%
Female24%76%

80.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2983.0580.5
Married1963.3291.8
Non Family48089.6
Male293.9737.9
Female253.8424

3.34

Average Family Size

3.05

Average Household Size

9.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Thaxton Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade91.71%
9th to 12th Grade5811.01%
High School Graduate15529.41%
Some College16130.55%
Associates Degree529.87%
Bachelors Degree5811.01%
Graduate Degree346.45%
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Thaxton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White50043392
Black1717
Hispanic77
Multiple Races33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.40%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,427$36,477$32,759
Less Than High School$26,964$26,964$
High School Grad$28,558$31,250$11,607
Some College$32,685$29,861$32,731
Bachelors Degree$42,344$70,625$
Graduate Degree$56,250$61,250$51,250

$33,427

Average Earnings

$36,477

Average Male

$32,759

Average Female

Thaxton Language

Thaxton Language by Age

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Thaxton Language

99.64% of Thaxton residents speak only English, while 0.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.36% of the population.

Thaxton Poverty

Thaxton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White805334.10%
Multiple493367.35%
Hispanic441840.91%
Black27725.93%

10.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.58%

Male Poverty Rate

11.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Thaxton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Thaxton is Multiple, with 67.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Thaxton is White, with 4.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.83%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.93%
High School8.39%
Bachelors or Greater4.35%
Some College1.41%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed63.64%
Female Employed8.23%
Male Employed3.35%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Thaxton Income

Thaxton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,250$71,714
Families$60,667$69,376
Married Families$71,250-
Non Families$22,500$71,725
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Thaxton Marital Status

Thaxton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

66.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.8%

Male Marriage Rate

66.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Thaxton Married by Age and Sex

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Thaxton 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.

Thaxton Marital Status by Race

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Thaxton Veterans

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43

Number of Veterans

41

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam25
Korea8
Second Gulf War8
First Gulf War2
World War II
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7413
75+11
55 to 649
18 to 348
35 to 542
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Thaxton Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Thaxton Employment Status

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63.7%

Labor Force Participation

60%

Employment Rate

5.4%

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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84.71%

Born in Mississippi

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Thaxton residents were born in the United States, with 84.71% 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
202067820.30%
201967620.30%
201867420.30%
201767220.30%
2016670131.98%
201565710.15%
2014656-1-0.15%
201365781.23%
2012649101.56%
2011639-5-0.78%
20106440.00%