Walls, Mississippi Population 2020

1,639

Walls is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 1,639, it is the 120th largest city in Mississippi and the 8389th largest city in the United States. Walls is currently growing at a rate of 5.67% annually and its population has increased by 41.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,162 in 2010. Spanning over 12 miles, Walls has a population density of 138 people per square mile.

The average household income in Walls is $51,226 with a poverty rate of 24.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $863 per month, and the median house value is $128,500. The median age in Walls is 29.1 years, 25.2 years for males, and 35 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.6 males.

Walls Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 67.85%
  • White: 29.70%
  • Asian: 1.78%
  • Two or more races: 0.67%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Walls, Mississippi is 1,639, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,463.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,162.

Walls, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American91467.85%
White40029.70%
Asian241.78%
Two or More Races90.67%

Walls Population Pyramid 2020

Walls Median Age

29.1


Total

25.2


Male

35


Female

Walls Adults

There are 979 adults, (67 of whom are seniors) in Walls.

Walls Age Dependency

47.7

Age Dependency Ratio

7.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Walls Sex Ratio

Female

675

50.11%

Male

672

49.89%

Walls Households and Families

Walls Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Walls Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married54.3%45.7%
Non Family41.1%58.9%
All36.2%63.8%
Male33.3%66.7%
Female11.9%88.1%

36.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4692.8736.2
Married1513.2654.3
Non Family1411.1641.1
Female1353.9711.9
Male423.7133.3

3.52

Average Family Size

2.87

Average Household Size

2.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Walls Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade202.67%
9th to 12th Grade7910.53%
High School Graduate22329.73%
Some College20327.07%
Associates Degree10013.33%
Bachelors Degree9312.40%
Graduate Degree324.27%

Walls Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black48942165
White24021451
Asian1492
Multiple Races777

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,425$30,543$26,950
Less Than High School$27,143$26,964$28,000
High School Grad$29,141$28,958$29,250
Some College$22,391$41,250$17,361
Bachelors Degree$46,042$46,042$42,500
Graduate Degree$$51,042$

$28,425

Average Earnings

$30,543

Average Male

$26,950

Average Female

Walls Language

Walls Language by Age

Walls Language

97.64% of Walls residents speak only English, while 2.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.65% of the population.

Walls Poverty

Walls Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black91426629.10%
White4006616.50%
Multiple9222.22%
Hispanic22100.00%

24.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.04%

Male Poverty Rate

23.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Walls

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Walls is White, with 16.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.24%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.34%
High School14.80%
Some College11.55%
Bachelors or Greater11.20%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed42.42%
Female Unemployed14.10%
Female Employed12.43%
Male Employed10.22%

Walls Income

Walls Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,583$51,226
Families$46,250$53,366
Married Families$52,375-
Non Families$29,973$42,869

Walls Marital Status

Walls Marital Status

Marriage Rates

29.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.4%

Male Marriage Rate

27.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Walls Married by Age and Sex

Walls 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 Over 65.

Walls Marital Status by Race

Walls Veterans

41

Number of Veterans

38

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam13
First Gulf War10
Second Gulf War10
Korea3
World War II
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6415
35 to 5413
75+7
65 to 746
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White258.71%
Black162.41%

$Walls Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walls Employment Status

76.2%

Labor Force Participation

65.3%

Employment Rate

14.2%

Unemployment Rate

Walls 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

54.05%

Born in Mississippi

98.74%

Native Born

1.26%

Foreign Born

0.37%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.74% of Walls residents were born in the United States, with 54.05% having been born in Mississippi. 0.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,639885.67%
20191,551886.02%
20181,463715.10%
20171,392886.75%
20161,304302.35%
20151,27480.63%
20141,266131.04%
20131,253201.62%
20121,233171.40%
20111,216494.20%
20101,1670.00%