Adams County, Mississippi Population 2022

Adams County, Mississippi's estimated population is 29,640 with a growth rate of -1.17% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Adams County, Mississippi is the 27th largest county in Mississippi. The 2010 Population was 32,574 and has seen a growth of -9.01% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18004,6600.00%
181010,0025,342114.64%
182012,0762,07420.74%
183014,9372,86123.69%
184019,4344,49730.11%
185018,601-833-4.29%
186020,1651,5648.41%
187019,084-1,081-5.36%
188022,6493,56518.68%
189026,0313,38214.93%
190030,1114,08015.67%
191025,265-4,846-16.09%
192022,183-3,082-12.20%
193023,5641,3816.23%
194027,2383,67415.59%
195032,2565,01818.42%
196037,7305,47416.97%
197037,293-437-1.16%
198038,0357421.99%
199035,356-2,679-7.04%
201032,574-2,782-7.87%
201132,435-139-0.43%
201232,191-244-0.75%
201332,111-80-0.25%
201432,072-39-0.12%
201531,561-511-1.59%
201631,56980.03%
201731,462-107-0.34%
201831,044-418-1.33%
201930,693-351-1.13%
202030,342-351-1.14%
202129,991-351-1.16%
202229,640-351-1.17%
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Adams County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,12542.20%
Black or African American16,46252.93%
American Indian and Alaska Native970.31%
Asian1850.59%
Some Other Race7982.57%
Two or More Races4361.40%
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Adams County, Mississippi Population by Race

Adams County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2022

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Adams County, Mississippi Median Age

39.9


Total

38.3


Male

43.1


Female

Adams County, Mississippi Adults

There are 24,458 adults, (5,811 of whom are seniors) in Adams County, Mississippi.

Adams County, Mississippi Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Adams County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

15,923

51.19%

Male

15,180

48.81%

Adams County, Mississippi Population by Age

Adams County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Adams County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.2%22.8%
Male76.2%23.8%
All62.1%37.9%
Non Family57.3%42.7%
Female44.5%55.5%

62.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Adams County, Mississippi Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,1292.5762.1
Married3,8153.1977.2
Male4494.6276.2
Female2,4473.7944.5
Non Family4,4181.1557.3

3.4

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

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Adams County, Mississippi Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8808.63%
9th to 12th Grade3,45515.86%
High School Graduate6,91831.76%
Some College3,98718.30%
Associates Degree1,6717.67%
Bachelors Degree2,21110.15%
Graduate Degree1,6637.63%
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Adams County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Adams County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian996837
2+ Races17916642
White8,6857,2181,988
Black10,7338,2841,807
Native American3131
Hispanic2,104759
Other Race55686

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 asian people with a rate of 37.37%.

Adams County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,641$31,838$24,342
Less Than 9th Grade$17,298$25,680$12,656
High School Graduate$25,644$36,959$16,786
Some College$27,336$35,464$25,102
Bachelors Degree$34,304$44,038$32,754
Graduate Degree$40,528$42,670$40,322

$28,641

Average Earnings

$31,838

Average Male

$24,342

Average Female

Adams County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Adams County, Mississippi Language by Age

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Adams County, Mississippi Language

88.11% of Adams County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 11.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.74% of the population.

Adams County, Mississippi Language

Adams County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native393794.87%
Asian1709455.29%
Hispanic2,00690445.06%
Black16,0786,70941.73%
White10,1511,66616.41%
Other30NaN%
Multiple41712930.94%

33.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.63%

Male Poverty Rate

33.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Adams County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Mississippi is Native, with 94.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 30.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.91%.

Adams County, Mississippi Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade42.42%
High School27.28%
Some College22.35%
Bachelors or Greater11.60%

Adams County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed13.77%
Male Unemployed60.36%
Female Employed22.34%
Female Unemployed45.07%

Adams County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Adams County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$30,633$47,331
Families$38,438$59,698
Married Families$59,229-
Non Families$18,111$27,993
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Income by Household Type

Adams County, Mississippi Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.8%

Male Marriage Rate

32.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Adams County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

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Adams County, Mississippi Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Adams County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

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Adams County, Mississippi Marital Status

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1,582

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War159
First Gulf War232
Vietnam616
Korea98
World War II67

Adams County, Mississippi Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3428
35 to 54301
55 to 64457
65 to 74437
75+359

Adams County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8347.54%
Black7005.71%
Other Race304.14%
2+ Races188.57%
Hispanic481.94%

Adams County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Adams County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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14.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Adams County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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45.1%

Labor Force Participation

40.9%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Adams County, Mississippi Employment by Age

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Adams County, Mississippi Employment by Race

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Adams County, Mississippi 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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73.02%

Born in Adams County, Mississippi

91.44%

Native Born

8.56%

Foreign Born

6.12%

Non Citizen

2.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.44% of Adams County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 73.02% having been born in Mississippi. 6.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Adams County, Mississippi Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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