Alcorn County, Mississippi Population 2022

Alcorn County, Mississippi's estimated population is 37,382 with a growth rate of 0.38% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Alcorn County, Mississippi is the 21st largest county in Mississippi. The 2010 Population was 37,107 and has seen a growth of 0.74% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
187010,4310.00%
188014,2723,84136.82%
189013,115-1,157-8.11%
190014,9871,87214.27%
191018,1593,17221.17%
192021,3693,21017.68%
193023,6532,28410.69%
194026,9693,31614.02%
195027,1581890.70%
196025,282-1,876-6.91%
197027,1791,8977.50%
198033,0365,85721.55%
199031,722-1,314-3.98%
201037,1075,38516.98%
201137,2821750.47%
201237,209-73-0.20%
201337,281720.19%
201437,254-27-0.07%
201537,276220.06%
201637,246-30-0.08%
201737,165-81-0.22%
201836,810-355-0.96%
201936,9531430.39%
202037,0961430.39%
202137,2391430.39%
202237,3821430.38%
map placeholder

Alcorn County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White30,93683.48%
Black or African American4,53512.24%
American Indian and Alaska Native1020.28%
Asian1220.33%
Some Other Race3400.92%
Two or More Races1,0232.76%
Loading...

Alcorn County, Mississippi Population by Race

Alcorn County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2022

Loading...

Alcorn County, Mississippi Median Age

40


Total

37.7


Male

42.4


Female

Alcorn County, Mississippi Adults

There are 28,489 adults, (6,814 of whom are seniors) in Alcorn County, Mississippi.

Alcorn County, Mississippi Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Alcorn County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

18,789

50.70%

Male

18,269

49.30%

Alcorn County, Mississippi Population by Age

Alcorn County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

map placeholder

Alcorn County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.3%14.7%
All66.8%33.2%
Male61.7%38.3%
Non Family53.6%46.4%
Female46%54%

66.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Alcorn County, Mississippi Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,6102.4966.8
Married6,5403.0885.3
Male5073.3361.7
Female2,4773.2846
Non Family5,0861.2553.6

3.06

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

Loading...

Alcorn County, Mississippi Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7466.84%
9th to 12th Grade3,22012.61%
High School Graduate8,08531.67%
Some College5,66022.17%
Associates Degree2,2578.84%
Bachelors Degree2,91711.43%
Graduate Degree1,6456.44%
Loading...

Alcorn County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Alcorn County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian342423
White21,45517,6394,079
2+ Races592567104
Black2,9092,020315
Hispanic61233360
Other Race16381
Native American26

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 95.78%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 67.65%.

Alcorn County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,364$38,110$26,706
Less Than 9th Grade$21,250$22,145$17,981
High School Graduate$27,051$35,667$22,756
Some College$31,236$39,220$25,621
Bachelors Degree$40,818$50,145$36,953
Graduate Degree$66,281$78,694$65,583

$31,364

Average Earnings

$38,110

Average Male

$26,706

Average Female

Alcorn County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Alcorn County, Mississippi Language by Age

Loading...

Alcorn County, Mississippi Language

97.46% of Alcorn County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 2.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.12% of the population.

Alcorn County, Mississippi Language

Alcorn County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,2521,48234.85%
Multiple96932333.33%
Asian1223831.15%
White29,6763,94913.31%
Other19NaN%
Hispanic1,19119616.46%

16.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.77%

Male Poverty Rate

17.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alcorn County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alcorn County, Mississippi is Black, with 34.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alcorn County, Mississippi is Hispanic, with 16.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.55%.

Alcorn County, Mississippi Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.13%
High School16.21%
Some College12.72%
Bachelors or Greater2.71%

Alcorn County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.29%
Male Unemployed42.95%
Female Employed7.72%
Female Unemployed71.43%

Alcorn County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Alcorn County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$40,938$56,099
Families$52,350$69,824
Married Families$66,506-
Non Families$19,406$28,549
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Alcorn County, Mississippi Marital Status

map placeholder

Marriage Rates

45.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.2%

Male Marriage Rate

45.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Alcorn County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Alcorn 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.

Alcorn County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

map placeholder

Alcorn County, Mississippi Marital Status

Loading...

1,532

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War178
First Gulf War403
Vietnam527
Korea185
World War II

Alcorn County, Mississippi Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
18 to 34136
35 to 54445
55 to 64246
65 to 74377
75+328

Alcorn County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4205.88%
Black1023.04%
Asian12.94%
2+ Races91.27%
Hispanic91.24%

Alcorn County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Alcorn County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

Loading...

7.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alcorn County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

Loading...

54.6%

Labor Force Participation

51.2%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Alcorn County, Mississippi Employment by Age

Loading...

Alcorn County, Mississippi Employment by Race

Loading...

Alcorn County, Mississippi Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

68.64%

Born in Alcorn County, Mississippi

98.71%

Native Born

1.29%

Foreign Born

0.73%

Non Citizen

0.56%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.71% of Alcorn County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 68.64% having been born in Mississippi. 0.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Alcorn 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

Sources