Chickasaw County, Mississippi Population 2020

Chickasaw County, Mississippi's estimated population is 17,189 with a growth rate of -0.26% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Chickasaw County, Mississippi is the 54th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201817,171-18-0.10%
201717,189-44-0.26%
201617,233-168-0.97%
201517,401-1-0.01%
201417,402190.11%
201317,383-117-0.67%
201217,5000.00%
201117,500600.34%
201017,440-645-3.57%
199018,0852321.30%
198017,8531,0486.24%
197016,805-86-0.51%
196016,891-2,060-10.87%
195018,951-2,476-11.56%
194021,4275922.84%
193020,835-1,377-6.20%
192022,212-634-2.78%
191022,8462,95414.85%
190019,89210.01%
189019,8911,98611.09%
188017,905-1,994-10.02%
187019,8993,47321.14%
186016,426570.35%
185016,36913,414453.94%
18402,9550.00%

How Many People Live in Chickasaw County, Mississippi?

17,189

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,06352.45%
Black or African American7,50543.43%
Two or More Races4232.45%
Some Other Race2551.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native210.12%
Asian120.07%

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2020

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Median Age

36.8


Total

35.7


Male

38.3


Female

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Adults

There are 12,972 adults, (2,798 of whom are seniors) in Chickasaw County, Mississippi.

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Age Dependency

69.8

Age Dependency Ratio

27.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

8,948

51.79%

Male

8,331

48.21%

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Households and Families

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
Male77.4%22.6%
All71.2%28.8%
Non Family61.9%38.1%
Female48.7%51.3%

71.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4262.6371.2
Married2,7603.3186.8
Non Family2,0251.0761.9
Female1,2113.2648.7
Male4303.8277.4

3.27

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0399.16%
9th to 12th Grade2,10318.53%
High School Graduate4,19736.98%
Some College1,73115.25%
Associates Degree8737.69%
Bachelors Degree1,0549.29%
Graduate Degree3513.09%

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,1684,9101,032
Black4,6383,029344
Hispanic3701175
Multiple Races21318224
Other Race9164
Native American184
Asian1212

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 white people with a rate of 16.73%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,130$38,017$23,441
Less Than High School$34,232$38,372$20,755
High School Grad$29,506$38,586$22,452
Some College$27,733$31,679$23,475
Bachelors Degree$33,690$41,875$28,500
Graduate Degree$58,229$65,694$50,781

$30,130

Average Earnings

$38,017

Average Male

$23,441

Average Female

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Language

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Language by Age

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Language

96.73% of Chickasaw County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 3.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.07% of the population.

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Poverty

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black7,2992,28031.24%
White8,4801,23614.58%
Hispanic801404.99%
Multiple418133.11%
Native21733.33%

21.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.95%

Male Poverty Rate

24.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chickasaw County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chickasaw County, Mississippi is Native, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chickasaw County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 3.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.03%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.45%
High School17.38%
Some College12.23%
Bachelors or Greater5.42%

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Income

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,939$49,593
Families$46,865$59,262
Married Families$63,245-
Non Families$18,454$26,593

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Marital Status

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.6%

Male Marriage Rate

41.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Chickasaw 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 35-44.

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Veterans

539

Number of Veterans

495

Male Veterans

44

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam221
Korea71
Second Gulf War42
First Gulf War24
World War II12

$Chickasaw County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

10.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chickasaw County, Mississippi Employment Status

52.9%

Labor Force Participation

49.8%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Chickasaw 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

86.06%

Born in Mississippi

98.02%

Native Born

1.98%

Foreign Born

1.44%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.02% of Chickasaw County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 86.06% having been born in Mississippi. 1.44% 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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