Walnut, Mississippi Population 2020

740

Walnut is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 740, it is the 179th largest city in Mississippi and the 11640th largest city in the United States. Walnut is currently declining at a rate of -0.94% annually and its population has decreased by -4.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 771 in 2010. Walnut reached it's highest population of 769 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Walnut has a population density of 136 people per square mile.

The average household income in Walnut is $37,029 with a poverty rate of 45.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $483 per month, and the median house value is $65,700. The median age in Walnut is 29.8 years, 31.6 years for males, and 29.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.2 males.

Walnut Demographics

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

  • White: 74.31%
  • Black or African American: 24.85%
  • Asian: 0.59%
  • Other race: 0.25%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Walnut, Mississippi is 740, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 754.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 771.

Walnut, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White88874.31%
Black or African American29724.85%
Asian70.59%
Some Other Race30.25%

Walnut Population Pyramid 2020

Walnut Median Age

29.8


Total

31.6


Male

29.3


Female

Walnut Adults

There are 789 adults, (139 of whom are seniors) in Walnut.

Walnut Age Dependency

83.8

Age Dependency Ratio

21.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

62.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Walnut Sex Ratio

Female

663

55.48%

Male

532

44.52%

Walnut Households and Families

Walnut Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Walnut Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.7%8.3%
All50.8%49.2%
Male45.5%54.5%
Non Family35.8%64.2%
Female12.1%87.9%

50.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3543.3850.8
Married1324.6491.7
Non Family1201.0735.8
Female914.7112.1
Male112.2745.5

4.43

Average Family Size

3.38

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Walnut Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade537.76%
9th to 12th Grade547.91%
High School Graduate26839.24%
Some College12318.01%
Associates Degree7410.83%
Bachelors Degree679.81%
Graduate Degree446.44%

Walnut Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White570480111
Black10689
Asian77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.47%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,515$26,618$18,295
Less Than High School$38,750$39,063$38,625
High School Grad$19,583$26,042$16,250
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$46,172$46,146$
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,515

Average Earnings

$26,618

Average Male

$18,295

Average Female

Walnut Language

Walnut Language by Age

Walnut Language

99.63% of Walnut residents speak only English, while 0.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.37% of the population.

Walnut Poverty

Walnut Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White88827731.19%
Black29726288.22%

45.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.38%

Male Poverty Rate

58.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Walnut

The race most likely to be in poverty in Walnut is Black, with 88.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Walnut is White, with 31.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 57.17%.

Name Poverty
High School47.39%
Bachelors or Greater37.84%
Less Than High School33.64%
Some College26.90%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed87.27%
Female Employed27.03%
Male Employed15.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Walnut Income

Walnut Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$24,792$37,029
Families$40,667$46,605
Married Families$49,167-
Non Families$14,615$16,981

Walnut Marital Status

Walnut Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.2%

Male Marriage Rate

38.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Walnut Married by Age and Sex

Walnut Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Walnut Marital Status by Race

Walnut Veterans

33

Number of Veterans

30

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam22
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7419
55 to 646
75+5
35 to 543
18 to 34

$Walnut Veterans by Education

33.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

63.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walnut Employment Status

52.6%

Labor Force Participation

41.6%

Employment Rate

20.9%

Unemployment Rate

Walnut 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

66.36%

Born in Mississippi

99.41%

Native Born

0.59%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.41% of Walnut residents were born in the United States, with 66.36% 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 Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020740-7-0.94%
2019747-7-0.93%
201875420.27%
2017752-7-0.92%
20167590.00%
201575910.13%
2014758-3-0.39%
201376110.13%
2012760-2-0.26%
2011762-7-0.91%
20107690.00%