Montgomery County, Mississippi Population 2020

Montgomery County, Mississippi's estimated population is 9,719 with a growth rate of -1.54% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Montgomery County, Mississippi is the 71st largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20209,719-152-1.54%
20199,871-152-1.52%
201810,023-152-1.49%
201710,175-61-0.60%
201610,236420.41%
201510,194-167-1.61%
201410,361-216-2.04%
201310,577-23-0.22%
201210,600-169-1.57%
201110,769-125-1.15%
201010,894-1,494-12.06%
199012,388-978-7.32%
198013,3664483.47%
197012,918-402-3.02%
196013,320-1,150-7.95%
195014,470-1,233-7.85%
194015,7036944.62%
193015,0091,2048.72%
192013,805-3,901-22.03%
191017,7061,1707.08%
190016,5362,07714.36%
189014,4591,1118.32%
188013,3480.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-1.54%
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Founded
1871
County Seat

Montgomery County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,39852.93%
Black or African American4,42843.42%
Two or More Races2932.87%
Some Other Race450.44%
Asian340.33%

Montgomery County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2020

Montgomery County, Mississippi Median Age

42.1


Total

39.8


Male

42.9


Female

Montgomery County, Mississippi Adults

There are 7,871 adults, (2,066 of whom are seniors) in Montgomery County, Mississippi.

Montgomery County, Mississippi Age Dependency

75.7

Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Montgomery County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

5,429

53.24%

Male

4,769

46.76%

Montgomery County, Mississippi Households and Families

Montgomery County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Montgomery County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81%19%
Non Family72.2%27.8%
All71.4%28.6%
Male70%30%
Female53.7%46.3%

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,6192.1871.4
Married1,9522.6581
Non Family1,3361.0772.2
Female1,0812.7853.7
Male2501.8470

2.58

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Montgomery County, Mississippi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4576.36%
9th to 12th Grade1,01814.16%
High School Graduate2,46434.27%
Some College1,28417.86%
Associates Degree5037.00%
Bachelors Degree1,02114.20%
Graduate Degree4436.16%

Montgomery County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,9823,510981
Black2,9742,040435
Multiple Races127112
Hispanic872717
Other Race451914
Asian343434

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

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

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,461$34,022$27,219
Less Than High School$22,069$25,950$16,500
High School Grad$30,735$40,764$16,544
Some College$30,962$35,471$22,161
Bachelors Degree$39,837$38,125$42,822
Graduate Degree$42,083$39,934$53,750

$31,461

Average Earnings

$34,022

Average Male

$27,219

Average Female

Montgomery County, Mississippi Language

Montgomery County, Mississippi Language by Age

Montgomery County, Mississippi Language

98.82% of Montgomery County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 1.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.76% of the population.

Montgomery County, Mississippi Poverty

Montgomery County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,3782,09147.76%
White5,23060411.55%
Asian3434100.00%
Multiple293196.48%

27.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.85%

Male Poverty Rate

32.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montgomery County, Mississippi

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 6.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.54%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.21%
Some College23.87%
High School14.78%
Bachelors or Greater10.28%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed40.74%
Female Unemployed33.22%
Female Employed21.71%
Male Employed2.39%

Montgomery County, Mississippi Income

Montgomery County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,667$50,971
Families$41,866$52,804
Married Families$55,805-
Non Families$20,089$42,494

Montgomery County, Mississippi Marital Status

Montgomery County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

43.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Montgomery County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Montgomery County, Mississippi Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Montgomery County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Montgomery County, Mississippi Veterans

510

Number of Veterans

480

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam221
Second Gulf War59
First Gulf War51
Korea50
World War II13
Age Group Veterans
75+174
55 to 64168
65 to 7490
18 to 3445
35 to 5433
Name Veterans % of Total
White2646.07%
Black2206.72%
2 or More2615.57%

$Montgomery County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

9.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montgomery County, Mississippi Employment Status

53.5%

Labor Force Participation

48%

Employment Rate

10.3%

Unemployment Rate

Montgomery 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

87.63%

Born in Mississippi

99.23%

Native Born

0.77%

Foreign Born

0.73%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.23% of Montgomery County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 87.63% having been born in Mississippi. 0.73% 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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