Grenada County, Mississippi Population 2020

Grenada County, Mississippi's estimated population is 21,053 with a growth rate of -0.00% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Grenada County, Mississippi is the 45th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202021,053-1-0.00%
201921,054-1-0.00%
201821,055-1-0.00%
201721,056-168-0.79%
201621,224-228-1.06%
201521,452-153-0.71%
201421,605660.31%
201321,539-81-0.37%
201221,620110.05%
201121,609-232-1.06%
201021,8412861.33%
199021,5555122.43%
198021,0431,1895.99%
197019,8541,4457.85%
196018,409-421-2.24%
195018,830-222-1.17%
194019,0522,25013.39%
193016,8023,19523.48%
192013,607-2,120-13.48%
191015,7271,61511.44%
190014,112-862-5.76%
189014,9742,90324.05%
188012,0711,50014.19%
187010,5710.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.00%
County Website
Founded
1870
County Seat
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Grenada County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,73655.16%
Black or African American9,23843.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native1350.63%
Two or More Races1300.61%
Asian230.11%
Some Other Race160.08%
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Grenada County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2020

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Grenada County, Mississippi Median Age

39.8


Total

37.8


Male

41.7


Female

Grenada County, Mississippi Adults

There are 16,207 adults, (3,644 of whom are seniors) in Grenada County, Mississippi.

Grenada County, Mississippi Age Dependency

69.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Grenada County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

11,175

52.52%

Male

10,103

47.48%

Grenada County, Mississippi Households and Families

Grenada County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Grenada County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.5%14.5%
All66.6%33.4%
Non Family62.8%37.2%
Female40%60%
Male22.1%77.9%

66.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,2242.5466.6
Married3,5513.1385.5
Non Family2,7421.1262.8
Female1,6413.6240
Male2902.7522.1

3.15

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Grenada County, Mississippi Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9456.58%
9th to 12th Grade1,92813.43%
High School Graduate3,96327.60%
Some College3,16422.04%
Associates Degree1,53510.69%
Bachelors Degree1,78412.43%
Graduate Degree1,0387.23%
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Grenada County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,2967,0772,072
Black5,8704,243690
Hispanic1058946
Multiple Races606014
Native American5940
Asian232323
Other Race168

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,315$33,111$26,478
Less Than High School$18,259$20,811$16,354
High School Grad$22,191$30,109$14,959
Some College$31,359$35,396$27,618
Bachelors Degree$37,360$45,063$35,644
Graduate Degree$54,646$91,053$52,521

$30,315

Average Earnings

$33,111

Average Male

$26,478

Average Female

Grenada County, Mississippi Language

Grenada County, Mississippi Language by Age

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Grenada County, Mississippi Language

99.17% of Grenada County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 0.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.33% of the population.

Grenada County, Mississippi Poverty

Grenada County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,9092,94133.01%
White11,5302,02117.53%
Native13510880.00%
Multiple130107.69%
Hispanic124108.06%

24.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.14%

Male Poverty Rate

24.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grenada County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grenada County, Mississippi is Native, with 80.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grenada County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 7.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.27%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.33%
High School18.69%
Some College16.21%
Bachelors or Greater2.77%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed57.78%
Male Unemployed14.84%
Male Employed10.92%
Female Employed9.27%

Grenada County, Mississippi Income

Grenada County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,877$54,163
Families$46,250$64,597
Married Families$65,598-
Non Families$21,811$31,520
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Grenada County, Mississippi Marital Status

Grenada County, Mississippi Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.0%

Male Marriage Rate

42.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Grenada County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

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Grenada 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.

Grenada County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

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Grenada County, Mississippi Veterans

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1,104

Number of Veterans

1,022

Male Veterans

82

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam374
Second Gulf War171
First Gulf War156
Korea90
World War II
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74293
35 to 54268
55 to 64248
75+218
18 to 3477
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Name Veterans % of Total
White7498.13%
Black3405.00%
2 or More1525.00%

Grenada County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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6.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grenada County, Mississippi Employment Status

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53.1%

Labor Force Participation

49.4%

Employment Rate

6.9%

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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84.20%

Born in Mississippi

99.67%

Native Born

0.33%

Foreign Born

0.29%

Non Citizen

0.04%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.67% of Grenada County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 84.20% having been born in Mississippi. 0.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  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