Greene County, Mississippi Population 2020

Greene County, Mississippi's estimated population is 13,682 with a growth rate of 0.35% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Greene County, Mississippi is the 60th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202013,682480.35%
201913,634480.35%
201813,586480.35%
201713,538-21-0.15%
201613,559140.10%
201513,545-797-5.56%
201414,342510.36%
201314,291-46-0.32%
201214,337100.07%
201114,327-65-0.45%
201014,3924,17240.82%
199010,2203934.00%
19809,8271,28215.00%
19708,5451792.14%
19608,3661511.84%
19508,215-1,297-13.64%
19409,512-1,132-10.64%
193010,6442142.05%
192010,4304,38072.40%
19106,050-745-10.96%
19006,7952,88973.96%
18903,90671222.29%
18803,1941,15656.72%
18702,038-194-8.69%
18602,23221410.60%
18502,01838223.35%
18401,636-218-11.76%
18301,85440928.30%
18201,4450.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.35%
County Website
Founded
1811
County Seat
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Greene County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,05473.31%
Black or African American3,49625.49%
Two or More Races1070.78%
American Indian and Alaska Native530.39%
Some Other Race40.03%
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Greene County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2020

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Greene County, Mississippi Median Age

39.1


Total

38.1


Male

43


Female

Greene County, Mississippi Adults

There are 10,998 adults, (1,776 of whom are seniors) in Greene County, Mississippi.

Greene County, Mississippi Age Dependency

48.7

Age Dependency Ratio

19.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Greene County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

5,420

39.52%

Male

8,294

60.48%

Greene County, Mississippi Households and Families

Greene County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Greene County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.1%6.9%
All84.8%15.2%
Female76.5%23.5%
Non Family74.9%25.1%
Male72.5%27.5%

84.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1722.4584.8
Married2,2713.1493.1
Non Family1,4761.1174.9
Female2433.5376.5
Male1823.1772.5

3.15

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Greene County, Mississippi Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6146.31%
9th to 12th Grade1,61716.62%
High School Graduate3,46335.58%
Some College2,50625.75%
Associates Degree6957.14%
Bachelors Degree6126.29%
Graduate Degree2252.31%
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Greene County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,9615,633626
Black2,5841,714190
Hispanic1219820
Native American5350
Multiple Races1361
Other Race44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 16.53%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,591$42,031$22,927
Less Than High School$16,556$$17,460
High School Grad$26,745$44,830$18,188
Some College$32,423$41,476$21,250
Bachelors Degree$37,237$62,901$34,583
Graduate Degree$62,609$64,130$42,813

$31,591

Average Earnings

$42,031

Average Male

$22,927

Average Female

Greene County, Mississippi Language

Greene County, Mississippi Language by Age

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Greene County, Mississippi Language

98.88% of Greene County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 1.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.03% of the population.

Greene County, Mississippi Poverty

Greene County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,5221,04012.20%
Black1,45739527.11%
Hispanic753749.33%
Native3638.33%

14.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.10%

Male Poverty Rate

14.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greene County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greene County, Mississippi is Hispanic, with 49.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greene County, Mississippi is Native, with 8.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.50%.

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Name Poverty
High School25.70%
Less Than High School18.92%
Bachelors or Greater5.37%
Some College4.28%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed58.56%
Female Unemployed25.35%
Female Employed8.55%
Male Employed5.44%

Greene County, Mississippi Income

Greene County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,447$57,615
Families$62,106$70,555
Married Families$67,847-
Non Families$24,872$33,790
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Greene County, Mississippi Marital Status

Greene County, Mississippi Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.3%

Male Marriage Rate

59.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Greene County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

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Greene 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.

Greene County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

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Greene County, Mississippi Veterans

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841

Number of Veterans

803

Male Veterans

38

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam302
First Gulf War204
Second Gulf War124
World War II56
Korea32
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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54297
65 to 74203
75+166
55 to 64147
18 to 3428
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Name Veterans % of Total
White6608.35%
Black1775.95%
Hispanic2217.19%
Indian47.55%

Greene County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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6.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

56.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greene County, Mississippi Employment Status

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37.8%

Labor Force Participation

34.3%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

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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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70.64%

Born in Mississippi

98.62%

Native Born

1.38%

Foreign Born

1.25%

Non Citizen

0.12%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.62% of Greene County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 70.64% having been born in Mississippi. 1.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

  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