Walnut, Mississippi Population 2021

750
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Walnut is a city located in Tippah County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 750, it is the 179th largest city in Mississippi and the 11573rd largest city in the United States . Walnut is currently declining at a rate of -0.27% annually and its population has decreased by -2.72% 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 138 people per square mile.

The average household income in Walnut is $41,849 with a poverty rate of 42.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $443 per month, and the median house value is $68,800. The median age in Walnut is 29 years, 28.4 years for males, and 29.3 years for females.

Walnut Demographics

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

  • White: 80.30%
  • Black or African American: 18.58%
  • Asian: 0.87%
  • Other race: 0.17%
  • Native American: 0.09%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Walnut, Mississippi is 750 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 756.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 771.

Walnut, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White92580.30%
Black or African American21418.58%
Asian100.87%
Some Other Race20.17%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.09%
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Walnut Population by Race

Walnut Population Pyramid $2021

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Walnut Median Age

29


Total

28.4


Male

29.3


Female

Walnut Adults

There are 764 adults, (128 of whom are seniors) in Walnut.

Walnut Age Dependency

81.1

Age Dependency Ratio

20.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

61

Child Dependency Ratio

Walnut Sex Ratio

Female

622

53.99%

Male

530

46.01%

Walnut Population by Age

Walnut Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Walnut Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married86%14%
All51.9%48.1%
Non Family49%51%
Female16.9%83.1%

51.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Walnut Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3453.3451.9
Married1214.4386
Female1184.1916.9
Non Family1001.0649
Male62.5100

4.14

Average Family Size

3.34

Average Household Size

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Walnut Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade365.36%
9th to 12th Grade9914.73%
High School Graduate21431.85%
Some College13019.35%
Associates Degree6810.12%
Bachelors Degree629.23%
Graduate Degree639.38%
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Walnut Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Walnut Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White586464125
Black7562
Asian1010
Native American11

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.33%.

Walnut Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,750$27,014$17,734
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$26,923$25,865$30,750
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$45,583$46,146$
Graduate Degree$$71,250$

$23,750

Average Earnings

$27,014

Average Male

$17,734

Average Female

Walnut Earnings by Educational Attainment

Walnut Language by Age

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Walnut Language

99.50% of Walnut residents speak only English, while 0.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.50% of the population.

Walnut Language

Walnut Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White92531834.38%
Black21416778.04%

42.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

33.40%

Male Poverty Rate

49.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Walnut

The race most likely to be in poverty in Walnut is Black, with 78.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Walnut is White, with 34.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 47.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 49.55%.

Walnut Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade44.44%
Bachelors or Greater37.60%
High School36.45%
Some College32.83%

Walnut Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed69.23%
Female Employed37.31%
Male Employed19.13%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Walnut Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Walnut Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,837$41,849
Families$43,250$49,496
Married Families$68,162-
Non Families$17,250$20,735
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Income by Household Type

Walnut Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.6%

Male Marriage Rate

38.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Walnut Married by Age and Sex

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Walnut Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Walnut Marital Status by Race

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Walnut Marital Status

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28

Number of Veterans

26

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam18
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Walnut Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7414
55 to 649
75+5
35 to 54
18 to 34

Walnut Veterans by Age

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Walnut Veterans by Race

Walnut Veterans by Education

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42.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

64.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walnut Veterans by Education

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57.4%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Walnut Employment by Age

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Walnut Employment by Race

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Walnut 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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64.24%

Born in Walnut

99.13%

Native Born

0.87%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.87%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.13% of Walnut residents were born in the United States, with 64.24% 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.

Walnut Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021750-2-0.27%
2020752-2-0.27%
2019754-2-0.26%
201875610.13%
2017755-6-0.79%
201676130.40%
201575810.13%
2014757-4-0.53%
201376130.40%
2012758-5-0.66%
2011763-6-0.78%
20107690.00%

Walnut Population by Year