Calhoun County, Mississippi Population 2020

Calhoun County, Mississippi's estimated population is 14,258 with a growth rate of -0.62% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Calhoun County, Mississippi is the 59th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202014,258-89-0.62%
201914,347-89-0.62%
201814,436-89-0.61%
201714,525-30-0.21%
201614,555-84-0.57%
201514,639-63-0.43%
201414,702-10-0.07%
201314,712-121-0.82%
201214,833-77-0.52%
201114,910-61-0.41%
201014,971630.42%
199014,908-756-4.83%
198015,6641,0417.12%
197014,623-1,318-8.27%
196015,941-2,428-13.22%
195018,369-2,524-12.08%
194020,8932,81315.56%
193018,0801,2577.47%
192016,823-903-5.09%
191017,7261,2147.35%
190016,5121,82412.42%
189014,6881,1968.86%
188013,4922,93127.75%
187010,5611,04310.96%
18609,5180.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.62%
County Website
Founded
1852
County Seat

Calhoun County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,54265.49%
Black or African American3,96227.19%
Some Other Race7465.12%
Two or More Races2641.81%
Asian330.23%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander240.16%

Calhoun County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2020

Calhoun County, Mississippi Median Age

40.8


Total

39.3


Male

42.5


Female

Calhoun County, Mississippi Adults

There are 11,085 adults, (2,623 of whom are seniors) in Calhoun County, Mississippi.

Calhoun County, Mississippi Age Dependency

72.2

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Calhoun County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

7,580

52.02%

Male

6,991

47.98%

Calhoun County, Mississippi Households and Families

Calhoun County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Calhoun County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
All71.9%28.1%
Male69%31%
Non Family65.2%34.8%
Female51.9%48.1%

71.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,7972.4771.9
Married2,6033.0984.4
Non Family1,9401.0965.2
Female9383.4151.9
Male3163.0469

3.06

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Calhoun County, Mississippi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7597.67%
9th to 12th Grade1,50815.24%
High School Graduate3,67637.15%
Some College1,81018.29%
Associates Degree1,02210.33%
Bachelors Degree5935.99%
Graduate Degree5285.34%

Calhoun County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,8665,460984
Black2,6271,987126
Hispanic3421275
Other Race298107
Asian3333
Multiple Races28226

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 21.43%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,922$35,660$25,960
Less Than High School$23,208$27,685$16,563
High School Grad$30,159$35,453$21,207
Some College$30,213$36,806$26,475
Bachelors Degree$51,111$55,458$42,260
Graduate Degree$51,328$80,323$48,361

$30,922

Average Earnings

$35,660

Average Male

$25,960

Average Female

Calhoun County, Mississippi Language

Calhoun County, Mississippi Language by Age

Calhoun County, Mississippi Language

94.66% of Calhoun County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 5.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.01% of the population.

Calhoun County, Mississippi Poverty

Calhoun County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,2321,73518.79%
Black3,8861,21631.29%
Hispanic80846157.05%
Other69640858.62%
Multiple25716162.65%
Asian33721.21%

25.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.24%

Male Poverty Rate

26.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Calhoun County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Calhoun County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 62.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Calhoun County, Mississippi is White, with 18.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.15%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.73%
High School19.16%
Some College16.36%
Bachelors or Greater4.48%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.23%
Male Unemployed28.00%
Female Employed12.05%
Male Employed8.47%

Calhoun County, Mississippi Income

Calhoun County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,440$46,008
Families$45,076$54,705
Married Families$55,218-
Non Families$20,472$25,736

Calhoun County, Mississippi Marital Status

Calhoun County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

41.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Calhoun County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Calhoun 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 45-54.

Calhoun County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Calhoun County, Mississippi Veterans

482

Number of Veterans

456

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam185
First Gulf War71
Second Gulf War68
Korea66
World War II34
Age Group Veterans
75+152
65 to 74143
55 to 6495
35 to 5478
18 to 3414
Name Veterans % of Total
White4075.37%
Black601.98%
Asian1545.45%

$Calhoun County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

7.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Calhoun County, Mississippi Employment Status

50.5%

Labor Force Participation

46.9%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Calhoun County, Mississippi 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

86.49%

Born in Mississippi

97.00%

Native Born

3.00%

Foreign Born

2.19%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.00% of Calhoun County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 86.49% having been born in Mississippi. 2.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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