Itawamba County, Mississippi Population 2022

Itawamba County, Mississippi's estimated population is 23,177 with a growth rate of -0.31% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Itawamba County, Mississippi is the 41st largest county in Mississippi. The 2010 Population was 23,419 and has seen a growth of -1.03% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18405,3750.00%
185013,5288,153151.68%
186017,6954,16730.80%
18707,812-9,883-55.85%
188010,6632,85136.50%
189011,7081,0459.80%
190013,5441,83615.68%
191014,5269827.25%
192015,6471,1217.72%
193018,2252,57816.48%
194019,9221,6979.31%
195017,216-2,706-13.58%
196015,080-2,136-12.41%
197016,8471,76711.72%
198020,5183,67121.79%
199020,017-501-2.44%
201023,4193,40217.00%
201123,269-150-0.64%
201223,299300.13%
201323,373740.32%
201423,397240.10%
201523,5431460.62%
201623,416-127-0.54%
201723,499830.35%
201823,461-38-0.16%
201923,390-71-0.30%
202023,319-71-0.30%
202123,248-71-0.30%
202223,177-71-0.31%
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Itawamba County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,29691.02%
Black or African American1,6927.23%
American Indian and Alaska Native640.27%
Asian60.03%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70.03%
Some Other Race1170.50%
Two or More Races2140.91%
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Itawamba County, Mississippi Population by Race

Itawamba County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2022

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Itawamba County, Mississippi Median Age

40.5


Total

38.3


Male

42.2


Female

Itawamba County, Mississippi Adults

There are 18,308 adults, (4,122 of whom are seniors) in Itawamba County, Mississippi.

Itawamba County, Mississippi Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Itawamba County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

11,635

49.73%

Male

11,761

50.27%

Itawamba County, Mississippi Population by Age

Itawamba County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Itawamba County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88%12%
All78.5%21.5%
Non Family70.9%29.1%
Male67.6%32.4%
Female61.5%38.5%

78.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Itawamba County, Mississippi Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,5252.6278.5
Married4,4673.1588
Male4843.2667.6
Female1,0463.0561.5
Non Family2,5281.470.9

3.02

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

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Itawamba County, Mississippi Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8645.49%
9th to 12th Grade2,36815.05%
High School Graduate5,15232.74%
Some College3,88724.70%
Associates Degree1,2818.14%
Bachelors Degree1,1297.17%
Graduate Degree1,0566.71%
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Itawamba County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Itawamba County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White14,53211,6532,143
2+ Races846212
Black84561530
Other Race113113
Hispanic224162
Native American6425

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 white people with a rate of 14.75%.

Itawamba County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,660$40,202$29,627
Less Than 9th Grade$26,438$30,082$20,132
High School Graduate$29,178$34,082$22,039
Some College$36,115$44,592$31,124
Bachelors Degree$41,000$44,901$32,179
Graduate Degree$49,765$71,528$48,939

$33,660

Average Earnings

$40,202

Average Male

$29,627

Average Female

Itawamba County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Itawamba County, Mississippi Language by Age

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Itawamba County, Mississippi Language

98.60% of Itawamba County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 1.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.08% of the population.

Itawamba County, Mississippi Language

Itawamba County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native643960.94%
Hispanic3608423.33%
Black1,25817914.23%
White20,0802,16110.76%
Other16NaN%
Multiple21352.35%

11.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.20%

Male Poverty Rate

13.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Itawamba County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Itawamba County, Mississippi is Native, with 60.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Itawamba County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 2.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.50%.

Itawamba County, Mississippi Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.28%
High School11.22%
Some College6.49%
Bachelors or Greater2.34%

Itawamba County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.72%
Male Unemployed6.94%
Female Employed9.20%
Female Unemployed31.11%

Itawamba County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Itawamba County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,649$67,059
Families$55,990$68,222
Married Families$73,175-
Non Families$28,214$60,538
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Income by Household Type

Itawamba County, Mississippi Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.0%

Male Marriage Rate

47.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Itawamba County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

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Itawamba County, Mississippi Marriage

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

Itawamba County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

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Itawamba County, Mississippi Marital Status

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1,162

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War175
First Gulf War304
Vietnam414
Korea93
World War II47

Itawamba County, Mississippi Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3484
35 to 54290
55 to 64191
65 to 74268
75+329

Itawamba County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0866.54%
Black674.92%
Native American812.50%
Other Race10.85%

Itawamba County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Itawamba County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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7.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Itawamba County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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54.5%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

1.6%

Unemployment Rate

Itawamba County, Mississippi Employment by Age

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Itawamba County, Mississippi Employment by Race

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Itawamba 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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77.87%

Born in Itawamba County, Mississippi

99.94%

Native Born

0.06%

Foreign Born

0.06%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.94% of Itawamba County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 77.87% having been born in Mississippi. 0.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Itawamba 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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