Weir, Mississippi Population 2021

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Weir is a city located in Choctaw County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 421, it is the 226th largest city in Mississippi and the 14061st largest city in the United States . Weir is currently declining at a rate of -0.71% annually and its population has decreased by -8.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 459 in 2010. Weir reached it's highest population of 443 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Weir has a population density of 400 people per square mile.

The average household income in Weir is $43,471 with a poverty rate of 26.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $542 per month, and the median house value is $48,000. The median age in Weir is 28.9 years, 22.5 years for males, and 47.8 years for females.

Weir Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 75.46%
  • White: 24.29%
  • Two or more races: 0.25%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Weir, Mississippi is 421 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 430.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 459.

Weir, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American61275.46%
White19724.29%
Two or More Races20.25%
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Weir Population by Race

Weir Population Pyramid $2021

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Weir Median Age

28.9


Total

22.5


Male

47.8


Female

Weir Adults

There are 568 adults, (77 of whom are seniors) in Weir.

Weir Age Dependency

65.2

Age Dependency Ratio

15.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Weir Sex Ratio

Female

293

36.13%

Male

518

63.87%

Weir Population by Age

Weir Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Weir Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.1%17.9%
Non Family59.7%40.3%
All52.7%47.3%
Female31.1%68.9%
Male0%100%

52.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Weir Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2623.152.7
Married843.2182.1
Non Family771.0359.7
Female744.8831.1
Male273.740

3.96

Average Family Size

3.1

Average Household Size

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Weir Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade316.78%
9th to 12th Grade7416.19%
High School Graduate19542.67%
Some College9520.79%
Associates Degree132.84%
Bachelors Degree367.88%
Graduate Degree132.84%
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Weir Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Weir Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black33523713
White11510836
Hispanic55
2+ Races22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 31.30%.

Weir Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,093$17,113$30,000
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$20,324$17,237$33,365
Some College$16,630$$
Bachelors Degree$42,250$$43,750
Graduate Degree$$$

$20,093

Average Earnings

$17,113

Average Male

$30,000

Average Female

Weir Earnings by Educational Attainment

Weir Language by Age

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Weir Language

99.06% of Weir residents speak only English, while 0.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.94% of the population.

Weir Language

Weir Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black61217127.94%
White1924422.92%
Multiple22100.00%

26.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.64%

Male Poverty Rate

26.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Weir

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Weir is White, with 22.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.04%.

Weir Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.00%
High School15.90%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%

Weir Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed13.04%
Female Employed12.94%
Male Employed3.24%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Weir Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Weir Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$30,714$43,471
Families$36,125$43,995
Married Families$46,304-
Non Families$14,267$42,210
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Income by Household Type

Weir Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

30.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

24.2%

Male Marriage Rate

40.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Weir Married by Age and Sex

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Weir Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Weir Marital Status by Race

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Weir Marital Status

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3

Number of Veterans

3

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Weir Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 743
75+
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

Weir Veterans by Age

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Weir Veterans by Race

Weir Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

100.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Weir Veterans by Education

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53.9%

Labor Force Participation

49.3%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Weir Employment by Age

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Weir Employment by Race

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Weir 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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86.68%

Born in Weir

99.14%

Native Born

0.86%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.86%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.14% of Weir residents were born in the United States, with 86.68% 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.

Weir Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021421-3-0.71%
2020424-3-0.70%
2019427-3-0.70%
201843020.47%
2017428-3-0.70%
2016431-3-0.69%
20154340.00%
2014434-5-1.14%
201343930.69%
2012436-2-0.46%
2011438-5-1.13%
20104430.00%

Weir Population by Year