Weir, Mississippi Population 2020

440

Weir is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 440, it is the 220th largest city in Mississippi and the 13874th largest city in the United States. Weir is currently declining at a rate of -0.23% annually and its population has decreased by -4.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 459 in 2010. Weir reached it's highest population of 460 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Weir has a population density of 419 people per square mile.

The average household income in Weir is $42,903 with a poverty rate of 41.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $673 per month, and the median house value is $58,900. The median age in Weir is 30.1 years, 22.8 years for males, and 48.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 175.3 males.

Weir Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 74.13%
  • White: 25.60%
  • Two or more races: 0.27%
  • 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 440, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 442.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 459.

Weir, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American55374.13%
White19125.60%
Two or More Races20.27%

Weir Population Pyramid 2020

Weir Median Age

30.1


Total

22.8


Male

48.1


Female

Weir Adults

There are 525 adults, (72 of whom are seniors) in Weir.

Weir Age Dependency

64.7

Age Dependency Ratio

15.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Weir Sex Ratio

Female

271

36.33%

Male

475

63.67%

Weir Households and Families

Weir Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Weir Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family63.4%36.6%
Married61.3%38.7%
All51.7%48.3%
Female28.2%71.8%
Male0%100%

51.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2323.2251.7
Married933.5961.3
Non Family821.1363.4
Female396.0828.2
Male184.560

4.35

Average Family Size

3.22

Average Household Size

2.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Weir Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade296.79%
9th to 12th Grade6014.05%
High School Graduate18944.26%
Some College8519.91%
Associates Degree143.28%
Bachelors Degree409.37%
Graduate Degree102.34%

Weir Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black2922123
White13312447
Multiple Races22

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 white people with a rate of 35.34%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$17,449$17,312$
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$17,009$17,232$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$39,531$$39,531
Graduate Degree$41,000$$41,750

$17,449

Average Earnings

$17,312

Average Male

$

Average Female

Weir Language

Weir Language by Age

Weir Language

98.70% of Weir residents speak only English, while 1.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 1.30% of the population.

Weir Poverty

Weir Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black55324544.30%
White1916031.41%
Multiple22100.00%

41.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

37.26%

Male Poverty Rate

47.97%

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 31.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 50.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 49.39%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School61.80%
High School26.46%
Bachelors or Greater14.00%
Some College0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed71.43%
Female Employed29.59%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed4.48%

Weir Income

Weir Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$25,500$42,903
Families$35,952$46,312
Married Families$46,339-
Non Families$14,063$36,667

Weir Marital Status

Weir Marital Status

Marriage Rates

33.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

27.5%

Male Marriage Rate

42.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Weir Married by Age and Sex

Weir 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.

Weir Marital Status by Race

Weir Veterans

3

Number of Veterans

3

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 743
75+
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

$Weir Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

100.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Weir Employment Status

58.4%

Labor Force Participation

52.3%

Employment Rate

10.5%

Unemployment Rate

Weir 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

84.32%

Born in Mississippi

98.79%

Native Born

1.21%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.79% of Weir residents were born in the United States, with 84.32% 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
2020440-1-0.23%
2019441-1-0.23%
20184420.00%
2017442-1-0.23%
2016443-5-1.12%
2015448-1-0.22%
2014449-4-0.88%
20134530.00%
20124530.00%
2011453-7-1.52%
20104600.00%