Humphreys County, Mississippi Population 2020

Humphreys County, Mississippi's estimated population is 8,349 with a growth rate of -2.79% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Humphreys County, Mississippi is the 77th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20188,257-92-1.10%
20178,349-240-2.79%
20168,589-116-1.33%
20158,705-90-1.02%
20148,795-169-1.89%
20138,964-250-2.71%
20129,214-103-1.11%
20119,317-18-0.19%
20109,335-2,799-23.07%
199012,134-1,797-12.90%
198013,931-670-4.59%
197014,601-4,492-23.53%
196019,093-4,022-17.40%
195023,115-3,142-11.97%
194026,2571,5286.18%
193024,7295,53728.85%
192019,1920.00%

How Many People Live in Humphreys County, Mississippi?

8,349

Humphreys County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American6,48975.99%
White1,84821.64%
Some Other Race1792.10%
American Indian and Alaska Native140.16%
Asian60.07%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.04%

Humphreys County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2020

Humphreys County, Mississippi Median Age

38


Total

34.7


Male

39


Female

Humphreys County, Mississippi Adults

There are 6,265 adults, (1,323 of whom are seniors) in Humphreys County, Mississippi.

Humphreys County, Mississippi Age Dependency

72.8

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46

Child Dependency Ratio

Humphreys County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

4,549

53.27%

Male

3,990

46.73%

Humphreys County, Mississippi Households and Families

Humphreys County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Humphreys County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75%25%
Male64.9%35.1%
All60.5%39.5%
Non Family56.3%43.7%
Female52.5%47.5%

60.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1712.6660.5
Female1,0803.5252.5
Non Family1,0671.1656.3
Married8563.1975
Male1684.0564.9

3.3

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Humphreys County, Mississippi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4938.93%
9th to 12th Grade1,09519.84%
High School Graduate1,81232.84%
Some College1,02818.63%
Associates Degree2965.36%
Bachelors Degree4237.67%
Graduate Degree3716.72%

Humphreys County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black3,9382,651476
White1,3841,210315
Hispanic17551
Other Race10651
Native American1414
Asian632
Islander111

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,643$28,275$18,546
Less Than High School$18,333$22,500$14,083
High School Grad$19,913$26,693$16,958
Some College$30,667$44,583$21,328
Bachelors Degree$30,114$55,588$21,927
Graduate Degree$32,969$30,938$34,318

$24,643

Average Earnings

$28,275

Average Male

$18,546

Average Female

Humphreys County, Mississippi Language

Humphreys County, Mississippi Language by Age

Humphreys County, Mississippi Language

98.39% of Humphreys County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 1.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.54% of the population.

Humphreys County, Mississippi Poverty

Humphreys County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6,4432,87644.64%
White1,73722813.13%
Hispanic26011142.69%
Other1725230.23%

38.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

36.66%

Male Poverty Rate

39.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Humphreys County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Humphreys County, Mississippi is Black, with 44.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Humphreys County, Mississippi is White, with 13.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.03%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.81%
High School31.58%
Some College30.65%
Bachelors or Greater10.71%

Humphreys County, Mississippi Income

Humphreys County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,507$43,307
Families$32,229$50,070
Married Families$70,185-
Non Families$17,311$27,913

Humphreys County, Mississippi Marital Status

Humphreys County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

27.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.8%

Male Marriage Rate

24.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Humphreys County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Humphreys County, Mississippi Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Humphreys County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Humphreys County, Mississippi Veterans

241

Number of Veterans

223

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam92
First Gulf War56
Second Gulf War40
Korea26
World War II

$Humphreys County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

21.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Humphreys County, Mississippi Employment Status

52.5%

Labor Force Participation

42.8%

Employment Rate

18.4%

Unemployment Rate

Humphreys 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

91.33%

Born in Mississippi

98.23%

Native Born

1.77%

Foreign Born

1.26%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.23% of Humphreys County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 91.33% having been born in Mississippi. 1.26% 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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