Vicksburg, Mississippi Population 2022

20,429
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Vicksburg is a city located in Warren County Mississippi. Vicksburg has a 2020 population of 20,429. It is also the county seat of Warren County. Vicksburg is currently declining at a rate of -1.96% annually and its population has decreased by -14.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,869 in 2010.

The average household income in Vicksburg is $53,434 with a poverty rate of 32.40%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $708 per month, and the median house value is $111,100. The median age in Vicksburg is 35.5 years, 35.2 years for males, and 35.7 years for females.

Vicksburg Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 69.44%
  • White: 27.02%
  • Two or more races: 2.20%
  • Other race: 0.60%
  • Native American: 0.37%
  • Asian: 0.34%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
The current population of Vicksburg, Mississippi is 20,429 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 20,429.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 23,869.

Vicksburg, Mississippi Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201048,8340.00%
201148,318-516-1.07%
201248,215-103-0.21%
201348,289740.15%
201447,941-348-0.73%
201547,481-460-0.97%
201646,958-523-1.11%
201746,682-276-0.59%
201846,093-589-1.28%
201945,381-712-1.57%
202044,669-712-1.59%
202143,957-712-1.62%

Vicksburg Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,95627.02%
Black or African American15,30769.44%
American Indian and Alaska Native810.37%
Asian750.34%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.04%
Some Other Race1320.60%
Two or More Races4852.20%
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Vicksburg Population by Race

Vicksburg Population Pyramid 2022

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Vicksburg Median Age

35.9


Total

35.9


Male

36


Female

Vicksburg Adults

There are 16,062 adults, (3,325 of whom are seniors) in Vicksburg.

Vicksburg Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47

Child Dependency Ratio

Vicksburg Sex Ratio

Female

11,850

53.75%

Male

10,195

46.25%

Vicksburg Population by Age

Vicksburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Vicksburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.3%24.7%
All51.2%48.8%
Male45.9%54.1%
Non Family45.4%54.6%
Female34%66%

51.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Vicksburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,8982.4151.2
Married2,4563.2975.3
Male3573.4245.9
Female1,9833.734
Non Family4,1021.1745.4

3.42

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Vicksburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6984.84%
9th to 12th Grade1,86012.89%
High School Graduate3,81926.46%
Some College3,29522.83%
Associates Degree1,64911.43%
Bachelors Degree1,89113.10%
Graduate Degree1,2198.45%
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Vicksburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Vicksburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American815757
Asian574634
Hispanic391348148
White4,5834,3071,665
Other Race919132
Black9,3057,1341,237
2+ Races18214922
Islander99

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 70.37%.

Vicksburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,152$31,070$21,361
Less Than 9th Grade$14,036$15,625$10,900
High School Graduate$19,683$28,462$16,050
Some College$22,066$24,678$19,501
Bachelors Degree$55,117$64,911$43,365
Graduate Degree$56,553$65,240$55,417

$26,152

Average Earnings

$31,070

Average Male

$21,361

Average Female

Vicksburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Vicksburg Language by Age

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Vicksburg Language

95.74% of Vicksburg residents speak only English, while 4.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.92% of the population.

Vicksburg Language

Vicksburg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black15,0836,25341.46%
Multiple48514129.07%
Hispanic64717527.05%
Asian661116.67%
White5,4504167.63%
Other124NaN%

32.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.28%

Male Poverty Rate

35.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Vicksburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Vicksburg is Black, with 41.46% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.73%.

Vicksburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade46.38%
High School31.24%
Some College18.28%
Bachelors or Greater7.45%

Vicksburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed9.92%
Male Unemployed26.33%
Female Employed21.30%
Female Unemployed49.71%

Vicksburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Vicksburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,242$54,567
Families$44,316$64,786
Married Families$77,051-
Non Families$26,182$42,271
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Income by Household Type

Vicksburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

31.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.4%

Male Marriage Rate

27.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Vicksburg Married by Age and Sex

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Vicksburg 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 35-44.

Vicksburg Marital Status by Race

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Vicksburg Marital Status

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1,062

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War154
First Gulf War263
Vietnam502
Korea47
World War II

Vicksburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3417
35 to 54324
55 to 64237
65 to 74353
75+131

Vicksburg Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White60712.08%
Black4314.10%
Native American2429.63%

Vicksburg Veterans by Race

Vicksburg Veterans by Education

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8.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Vicksburg Veterans by Education

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54.1%

Labor Force Participation

49.4%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Vicksburg Employment by Age

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Vicksburg Employment by Race

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Vicksburg 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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79.20%

Born in Vicksburg

96.71%

Native Born

3.29%

Foreign Born

1.77%

Non Citizen

1.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.71% of Vicksburg residents were born in the United States, with 79.20% having been born in Mississippi. 1.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Vicksburg Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18503,6780.00%
18604,5919132.24%
187012,4437,85210.48%
188011,814-629-0.52%
189013,3731,5591.25%
190014,8341,4611.04%
191020,8145,9803.45%
192018,072-2,742-1.40%
193022,9434,8712.42%
194024,4601,5170.64%
195027,9483,4881.34%
196029,1431,1950.42%
197025,478-3,665-1.34%
198025,434-44-0.02%
199020,908-4,526-1.94%
200026,4075,4992.36%
201023,869-2,538-1.01%
201123,554-315-1.32%
201223,448-106-0.45%
201323,425-23-0.10%
201423,234-191-0.82%
201522,955-279-1.20%
201622,637-318-1.39%
201722,420-217-0.96%
201822,061-359-1.60%
201921,653-408-1.85%
202021,245-408-1.88%
202120,837-408-1.92%
202220,429-408-1.96%

Vicksburg Population by Year