Lowndes County, Mississippi Population 2022

Lowndes County, Mississippi's estimated population is 58,100 with a growth rate of -0.28% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lowndes County, Mississippi is the 13th largest county in Mississippi. The 2010 Population was 59,796 and has seen a growth of -2.84% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18303,1730.00%
184014,51311,340357.39%
185019,5445,03134.67%
186023,6254,08120.88%
187030,5026,87729.11%
188028,244-2,258-7.40%
189027,047-1,197-4.24%
190029,0952,0487.57%
191030,7031,6085.53%
192027,632-3,071-10.00%
193029,9872,3558.52%
194035,2455,25817.53%
195037,8522,6077.40%
196046,6398,78723.21%
197049,7003,0616.56%
198057,3047,60415.30%
199059,3082,0043.50%
201059,7964880.82%
201159,615-181-0.30%
201259,604-11-0.02%
201359,8031990.33%
201459,80410.00%
201559,697-107-0.18%
201659,549-148-0.25%
201759,147-402-0.68%
201858,760-387-0.65%
201958,595-165-0.28%
202058,430-165-0.28%
202158,265-165-0.28%
202258,100-165-0.28%
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Lowndes County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White30,81152.31%
Black or African American25,71543.66%
American Indian and Alaska Native1270.22%
Asian5820.99%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.01%
Some Other Race3660.62%
Two or More Races1,2872.19%
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Lowndes County, Mississippi Population by Race

Lowndes County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2022

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Lowndes County, Mississippi Median Age

37.5


Total

35.3


Male

39.1


Female

Lowndes County, Mississippi Adults

There are 44,926 adults, (9,402 of whom are seniors) in Lowndes County, Mississippi.

Lowndes County, Mississippi Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Lowndes County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

30,929

52.51%

Male

27,967

47.49%

Lowndes County, Mississippi Population by Age

Lowndes County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lowndes County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.8%18.2%
All62.2%37.8%
Non Family50.8%49.2%
Male44.3%55.7%
Female35.8%64.2%

62.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lowndes County, Mississippi Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,4572.5462.2
Married10,0383.181.8
Male7293.9644.3
Female3,3813.9235.8
Non Family8,3091.1850.8

3.26

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

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Lowndes County, Mississippi Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6764.27%
9th to 12th Grade3,4978.91%
High School Graduate13,02333.16%
Some College8,14520.74%
Associates Degree3,5218.97%
Bachelors Degree5,78014.72%
Graduate Degree3,6289.24%
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Lowndes County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lowndes County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race17412878
2+ Races528502212
White21,35519,5297,033
Native American767615
Hispanic68460587
Black16,35913,2791,980
Asian41525339

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 other race people with a rate of 44.83%.

Lowndes County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,081$45,161$29,464
Less Than 9th Grade$29,315$34,597$15,750
High School Graduate$31,129$37,738$23,475
Some College$32,404$41,738$26,062
Bachelors Degree$44,536$57,500$35,450
Graduate Degree$60,745$88,443$54,444

$37,081

Average Earnings

$45,161

Average Male

$29,464

Average Female

Lowndes County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lowndes County, Mississippi Language by Age

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Lowndes County, Mississippi Language

97.07% of Lowndes County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 2.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.41% of the population.

Lowndes County, Mississippi Language

Lowndes County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black24,9088,68734.88%
Hispanic1,14517114.93%
Multiple1,25615812.58%
Native116119.48%
White29,2092,1067.21%
Other52NaN%

19.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.89%

Male Poverty Rate

22.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lowndes County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lowndes County, Mississippi is Black, with 34.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lowndes 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 4.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.71%.

Lowndes County, Mississippi Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.45%
High School20.84%
Some College12.06%
Bachelors or Greater4.64%

Lowndes County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.01%
Male Unemployed35.09%
Female Employed10.77%
Female Unemployed53.53%

Lowndes County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lowndes County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,170$64,726
Families$63,977$79,612
Married Families$81,960-
Non Families$22,414$38,258
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Income by Household Type

Lowndes County, Mississippi Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Lowndes County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

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Lowndes 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 45-54.

Lowndes County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

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Lowndes County, Mississippi Marital Status

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4,061

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War885
First Gulf War1,192
Vietnam1,152
Korea178
World War II10

Lowndes County, Mississippi Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34415
35 to 541,279
55 to 64930
65 to 74888
75+549

Lowndes County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,68411.55%
Black1,2546.62%
Native American44.88%
Asian61.26%
Other Race9835.25%
2+ Races152.15%
Hispanic7711.94%

Lowndes County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Lowndes County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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7.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lowndes County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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58.5%

Labor Force Participation

51.6%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Lowndes County, Mississippi Employment by Age

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Lowndes County, Mississippi Employment by Race

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Lowndes 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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71.41%

Born in Lowndes County, Mississippi

97.33%

Native Born

2.67%

Foreign Born

1.13%

Non Citizen

1.54%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.33% of Lowndes County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 71.41% having been born in Mississippi. 1.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Lowndes 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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