Yazoo City is a city located in Yazoo County Mississippi. It is also the county seat of Yazoo County. With a 2020 population of 10,779, it is the 39th largest city in Mississippi and the 2947th largest city in the United States . Yazoo City is currently declining at a rate of -0.42% annually and its population has decreased by -5.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,403 in 2010. Yazoo City reached it's highest population of 14,550 in 2000. Spanning over 10 miles, Yazoo City has a population density of 1,096 people per square mile.
The average household income in Yazoo City is $38,221 with a poverty rate of 44.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $625 per month, and the median house value is $70,900. The median age in Yazoo City is 31.4 years, 30.1 years for males, and 34.3 years for females.