Lauderdale County, Mississippi Population 2022

Lauderdale County, Mississippi's estimated population is 70,786 with a growth rate of -1.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lauderdale County, Mississippi is the 10th largest county in Mississippi. The 2010 Population was 80,396 and has seen a growth of -11.95% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18405,3580.00%
18508,7173,35962.69%
186013,3134,59652.72%
187013,4621491.12%
188021,5018,03959.72%
189029,6618,16037.95%
190038,1508,48928.62%
191046,9198,76922.99%
192045,897-1,022-2.18%
193052,7486,85114.93%
194058,2475,49910.43%
195064,1715,92410.17%
196067,1192,9484.59%
197067,087-32-0.05%
198077,28510,19815.20%
199075,555-1,730-2.24%
201080,3964,8416.41%
201180,6482520.31%
201280,259-389-0.48%
201380,228-31-0.04%
201479,266-962-1.20%
201578,348-918-1.16%
201677,376-972-1.24%
201776,309-1,067-1.38%
201875,238-1,071-1.40%
201974,125-1,113-1.48%
202073,012-1,113-1.50%
202171,899-1,113-1.52%
202270,786-1,113-1.55%
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Lauderdale County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White40,48253.58%
Black or African American33,11343.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native1140.15%
Asian5380.71%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander230.03%
Some Other Race5060.67%
Two or More Races7811.03%
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Lauderdale County, Mississippi Population by Race

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2022

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Lauderdale County, Mississippi Median Age

37.9


Total

36.2


Male

40.4


Female

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Adults

There are 57,771 adults, (12,976 of whom are seniors) in Lauderdale County, Mississippi.

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

38,916

51.51%

Male

36,641

48.49%

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Population by Age

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lauderdale County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.6%18.4%
All64.2%35.8%
Male54.6%45.4%
Non Family51.2%48.8%
Female49.4%50.6%

64.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,7182.4364.2
Married12,9122.9981.6
Male1,0603.2654.6
Female5,5823.3249.4
Non Family10,1641.1451.2

3.06

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Lauderdale County, Mississippi Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,2194.34%
9th to 12th Grade5,33910.45%
High School Graduate13,90227.20%
Some College12,35224.17%
Associates Degree6,51712.75%
Bachelors Degree6,54912.82%
Graduate Degree4,2248.27%
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Lauderdale County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian356291200
Native American11410663
White28,65526,3687,580
Other Race24214756
Black20,76215,8372,764
2+ Races45242753
Hispanic83952097

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 94.47%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 56.18%.

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,717$40,996$27,432
Less Than 9th Grade$15,451$20,000$12,986
High School Graduate$25,313$35,656$20,361
Some College$32,036$40,719$26,348
Bachelors Degree$47,492$59,414$40,646
Graduate Degree$54,858$68,764$51,154

$33,717

Average Earnings

$40,996

Average Male

$27,432

Average Female

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Language by Age

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Lauderdale County, Mississippi Language

97.10% of Lauderdale County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 2.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.58% of the population.

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Language

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black31,35012,36439.44%
Asian53316931.71%
Native992828.28%
Hispanic1,64842725.91%
White37,8603,3798.92%
Other44NaN%
Multiple756668.73%

22.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.11%

Male Poverty Rate

25.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lauderdale County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lauderdale County, Mississippi is Black, with 39.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lauderdale County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 8.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.87%.

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade44.70%
High School20.45%
Some College16.59%
Bachelors or Greater4.60%

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.06%
Male Unemployed32.31%
Female Employed12.71%
Female Unemployed52.94%

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,922$61,441
Families$54,184$72,113
Married Families$75,211-
Non Families$22,129$39,581
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Income by Household Type

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

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Lauderdale 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 35-44.

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

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Lauderdale County, Mississippi Marital Status

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4,845

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,274
First Gulf War1,144
Vietnam1,523
Korea322
World War II113

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34320
35 to 541,307
55 to 641,134
65 to 741,164
75+920

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,9009.26%
Black1,7777.37%
Native American3536.84%
Asian4311.11%
Islander23100.00%
Other Race4011.20%
2+ Races275.99%
Hispanic444.35%

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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9.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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55.3%

Labor Force Participation

50.9%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Lauderdale County, Mississippi Employment by Age

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Lauderdale County, Mississippi Employment by Race

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Lauderdale 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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77.40%

Born in Lauderdale County, Mississippi

98.27%

Native Born

1.73%

Foreign Born

0.93%

Non Citizen

0.80%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.27% of Lauderdale County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 77.40% having been born in Mississippi. 0.93% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lauderdale 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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