Hinds County, Mississippi Population 2022

Hinds County, Mississippi's estimated population is 219,888 with a growth rate of -1.78% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hinds County, Mississippi is the 2nd largest county in Mississippi. The 2010 Population was 245,720 and has seen a growth of -10.51% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18308,6450.00%
184019,09810,453120.91%
185025,3406,24232.68%
186031,3395,99923.67%
187030,488-851-2.72%
188043,95813,47044.18%
189039,279-4,679-10.64%
190052,57713,29833.86%
191063,72611,14921.21%
192057,110-6,616-10.38%
193085,11828,00849.04%
1940107,27322,15526.03%
1950142,16434,89132.53%
1960187,04544,88131.57%
1970214,97327,92814.93%
1980250,99836,02516.76%
1990254,4413,4431.37%
2010245,720-8,721-3.43%
2011248,2052,4851.01%
2012247,997-208-0.08%
2013246,250-1,747-0.70%
2014245,291-959-0.39%
2015244,216-1,075-0.44%
2016242,176-2,040-0.84%
2017239,929-2,247-0.93%
2018235,824-4,105-1.71%
2019231,840-3,984-1.69%
2020227,856-3,984-1.72%
2021223,872-3,984-1.75%
2022219,888-3,984-1.78%
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Hinds County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White58,51024.83%
Black or African American171,89972.96%
American Indian and Alaska Native2720.12%
Asian1,7010.72%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander730.03%
Some Other Race1,0560.45%
Two or More Races2,0930.89%
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Hinds County, Mississippi Population by Race

Hinds County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2022

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Hinds County, Mississippi Median Age

35.3


Total

33.2


Male

36.7


Female

Hinds County, Mississippi Adults

There are 178,579 adults, (33,586 of whom are seniors) in Hinds County, Mississippi.

Hinds County, Mississippi Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Hinds County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

125,622

53.32%

Male

109,982

46.68%

Hinds County, Mississippi Population by Age

Hinds County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hinds County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.5%19.5%
All57.9%42.1%
Male56%44%
Non Family46.2%53.8%
Female44%56%

57.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hinds County, Mississippi Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All88,8322.5557.9
Married30,3583.2580.5
Male4,0623.4756
Female20,3423.6144
Non Family34,0701.1946.2

3.3

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

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Hinds County, Mississippi Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,4553.57%
9th to 12th Grade12,6358.27%
High School Graduate36,32123.79%
Some College36,47523.89%
Associates Degree15,68110.27%
Bachelors Degree26,35017.26%
Graduate Degree19,78512.96%
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Hinds County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hinds County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander525248
Asian1,018728587
White42,40440,22519,640
2+ Races1,109982372
Other Race524393170
Hispanic1,6811,353533
Black106,69291,50824,952
Native American15612728

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 92.31%.

Hinds County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,781$36,217$29,150
Less Than 9th Grade$19,872$22,127$14,807
High School Graduate$25,889$30,243$21,308
Some College$28,635$34,828$25,337
Bachelors Degree$42,524$50,898$37,659
Graduate Degree$53,678$67,060$48,738

$31,781

Average Earnings

$36,217

Average Male

$29,150

Average Female

Hinds County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hinds County, Mississippi Language by Age

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Hinds County, Mississippi Language

97.33% of Hinds County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 2.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.50% of the population.

Hinds County, Mississippi Language

Hinds County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black165,87440,21824.25%
Multiple2,03643321.27%
Asian1,64027016.46%
Hispanic3,45550714.67%
Native2413514.52%
White54,5174,8048.81%
Other237NaN%

20.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.16%

Male Poverty Rate

21.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hinds County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hinds County, Mississippi is Black, with 24.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hinds County, Mississippi is Other, with NaN% 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 23.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.32%.

Hinds County, Mississippi Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.47%
High School19.49%
Some College15.43%
Bachelors or Greater5.79%

Hinds County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.75%
Male Unemployed33.14%
Female Employed10.46%
Female Unemployed43.16%

Hinds County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hinds County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,380$61,997
Families$57,625$73,896
Married Families$80,169$97,535
Non Families$29,216$40,318
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Income by Household Type

Hinds County, Mississippi Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.7%

Male Marriage Rate

32.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Hinds County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

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Hinds 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.

Hinds County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

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Hinds County, Mississippi Marital Status

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10,680

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,775
First Gulf War2,395
Vietnam3,686
Korea896
World War II276

Hinds County, Mississippi Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34609
35 to 542,800
55 to 642,239
65 to 742,500
75+2,532

Hinds County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,6357.52%
Black6,9075.47%
Native American6134.27%
Islander45.48%
2+ Races735.42%
Hispanic964.55%

Hinds County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Hinds County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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7.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hinds County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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61.8%

Labor Force Participation

55.9%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Hinds County, Mississippi Employment by Age

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Hinds County, Mississippi Employment by Race

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Hinds County, Mississippi Employment by Education

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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82.75%

Born in Hinds County, Mississippi

98.44%

Native Born

1.56%

Foreign Born

0.98%

Non Citizen

0.58%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.44% of Hinds County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 82.75% having been born in Mississippi. 0.98% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Hinds 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

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