Marshall County, Mississippi Population 2021

Marshall County, Mississippi's estimated population is 35,010 with a growth rate of -0.40% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Marshall County, Mississippi is the 22nd largest county in Mississippi. The 2010 Population was 37,062 and has seen a growth of -5.54% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202135,010-142-0.40%
202035,152-142-0.40%
201935,294-142-0.40%
201835,436-154-0.43%
201735,590-195-0.54%
201635,785-106-0.30%
201535,891-282-0.78%
201436,173-284-0.78%
201336,457-94-0.26%
201236,551-205-0.56%
201136,756-306-0.83%
201037,0626,70122.07%
199030,3611,0653.64%
198029,2965,26921.93%
197024,027-476-1.94%
196024,503-603-2.40%
195025,106-416-1.63%
194025,5226532.63%
193024,869-1,236-4.73%
192026,105-691-2.58%
191026,796-878-3.17%
190027,6741,6316.26%
189026,043-3,287-11.21%
188029,330-86-0.29%
187029,4165932.06%
186028,823-866-2.92%
185029,68912,16369.40%
184017,5260.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.40%
County Website
Founded
1836
County Seat
2010 Population
37,062
Growth Since 2010
-5.54%
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Marshall County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,61649.48%
Black or African American17,01747.80%
Some Other Race6371.79%
Two or More Races3030.85%
American Indian and Alaska Native260.07%
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Marshall County, Mississippi Population by Race

Marshall County, Mississippi Population Pyramid $2021

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Marshall County, Mississippi Median Age

40.4


Total

40


Male

40.8


Female

Marshall County, Mississippi Adults

There are 28,000 adults, (6,043 of whom are seniors) in Marshall County, Mississippi.

Marshall County, Mississippi Age Dependency

62.1

Age Dependency Ratio

27.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Marshall County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

18,040

50.68%

Male

17,559

49.32%

Marshall County, Mississippi Population by Age

Marshall County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Marshall County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
All75.5%24.5%
Non Family68.6%31.4%
Female64.4%35.6%
Male57%43%

75.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Marshall County, Mississippi Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,7722.6275.5
Married5,8513.1586.7
Non Family3,9401.1468.6
Female2,2953.4164.4
Male6863.9657

3.2

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

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Marshall County, Mississippi Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0404.25%
9th to 12th Grade3,34913.69%
High School Graduate9,48438.77%
Some College5,67023.18%
Associates Degree1,5476.32%
Bachelors Degree2,49310.19%
Graduate Degree8813.60%
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Marshall County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Marshall County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White12,65510,7721,852
Black11,0178,7711,464
Hispanic56832514
Other Race298142
2+ Races25824144
Native American1313

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 2+ races people with a rate of 17.05%.

Marshall County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,264$38,222$29,858
Less Than 9th Grade$23,205$24,754$18,900
High School Graduate$31,450$34,219$28,108
Some College$32,264$47,594$26,429
Bachelors Degree$39,203$45,318$37,841
Graduate Degree$51,684$74,423$51,291

$32,264

Average Earnings

$38,222

Average Male

$29,858

Average Female

Marshall County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Marshall County, Mississippi Language by Age

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Marshall County, Mississippi Language

95.16% of Marshall County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 4.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.33% of the population.

Marshall County, Mississippi Language

Marshall County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black15,3234,14327.04%
White16,3981,5299.32%
Hispanic1,31057043.51%
Other63716125.27%
Multiple296279.12%
Native2626100.00%

18.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.90%

Male Poverty Rate

21.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marshall County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marshall County, Mississippi is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marshall County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 9.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.81%.

Marshall County, Mississippi Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.59%
High School15.32%
Some College9.51%
Bachelors or Greater6.06%

Marshall County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed51.92%
Male Unemployed33.80%
Female Employed8.99%
Male Employed3.05%

Marshall County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Marshall County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,233$58,572
Families$50,079$65,384
Married Families$65,476-
Non Families$26,390$39,984
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Income by Household Type

Marshall County, Mississippi Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

41.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Marshall County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

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Marshall 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.

Marshall County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

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Marshall County, Mississippi Marital Status

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1,803

Number of Veterans

1,774

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam841
First Gulf War239
Korea193
Second Gulf War129
World War II15

Marshall County, Mississippi Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64585
65 to 74563
75+377
35 to 54276
18 to 342

Marshall County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3209.33%
Black4563.46%
Hispanic293.49%
2+ Races279.64%

Marshall County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Marshall County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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4.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marshall County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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53.3%

Labor Force Participation

49.7%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Marshall County, Mississippi Employment by Age

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Marshall County, Mississippi Employment by Race

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Marshall 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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55.66%

Born in Marshall County, Mississippi

98.44%

Native Born

1.56%

Foreign Born

1.06%

Non Citizen

0.50%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.44% of Marshall County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 55.66% having been born in Mississippi. 1.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Marshall 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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