Neshoba County, Mississippi Population 2021

Neshoba County, Mississippi's estimated population is 29,052 with a growth rate of -0.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Neshoba County, Mississippi is the 30th largest county in Mississippi. The 2010 Population was 29,695 and has seen a growth of -2.17% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202129,052-33-0.11%
202029,085-33-0.11%
201929,118-33-0.11%
201829,151-284-0.96%
201729,435-38-0.13%
201629,473-8-0.03%
201529,481210.07%
201429,460-73-0.25%
201329,533-209-0.70%
201229,742-15-0.05%
201129,757620.21%
201029,6954,89519.74%
199024,8001,0114.25%
198023,7892,98714.36%
197020,802-125-0.60%
196020,927-4,803-18.67%
195025,730-2,152-7.72%
194027,8821,1914.46%
193026,6917,38838.27%
192019,3031,3237.36%
191017,9805,25441.29%
190012,7261,58014.18%
189011,1462,40527.51%
18808,7411,30217.50%
18707,439-904-10.84%
18608,3433,61576.46%
18504,7282,29194.01%
18402,4370.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.11%
County Website
Founded
1833
County Seat
2010 Population
29,695
Growth Since 2010
-2.17%
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Neshoba County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,59359.98%
Black or African American6,14520.95%
American Indian and Alaska Native4,89516.69%
Two or More Races4771.63%
Asian1590.54%
Some Other Race550.19%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.03%
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Neshoba County, Mississippi Population by Race

Neshoba County, Mississippi Population Pyramid $2021

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Neshoba County, Mississippi Median Age

37.3


Total

35.7


Male

38.8


Female

Neshoba County, Mississippi Adults

There are 21,228 adults, (4,601 of whom are seniors) in Neshoba County, Mississippi.

Neshoba County, Mississippi Age Dependency

76.4

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Neshoba County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

15,344

52.31%

Male

13,988

47.69%

Neshoba County, Mississippi Population by Age

Neshoba County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Neshoba County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.5%14.5%
All71.5%28.5%
Male65.9%34.1%
Non Family62.7%37.3%
Female58.1%41.9%

71.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Neshoba County, Mississippi Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,6572.7171.5
Married4,4803.285.5
Non Family3,4731.1862.7
Female2,1263.7958.1
Male5784.2265.9

3.33

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

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Neshoba County, Mississippi Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1366.11%
9th to 12th Grade2,52813.60%
High School Graduate6,62535.65%
Some College4,43623.87%
Associates Degree1,7049.17%
Bachelors Degree1,3977.52%
Graduate Degree7584.08%
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Neshoba County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Neshoba County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White12,0309,9641,738
Black3,5112,789214
Native American2,4651,812129
Hispanic37717528
2+ Races14413136
Asian904110
Other Race5527
Islander88

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 25.00%.

Neshoba County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,143$38,071$26,439
Less Than 9th Grade$18,653$26,698$14,036
High School Graduate$26,812$31,661$21,571
Some College$32,073$39,862$27,482
Bachelors Degree$40,867$62,500$37,778
Graduate Degree$51,585$53,807$49,479

$30,143

Average Earnings

$38,071

Average Male

$26,439

Average Female

Neshoba County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Neshoba County, Mississippi Language by Age

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Neshoba County, Mississippi Language

90.58% of Neshoba County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 9.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 7.14% of the population.

Neshoba County, Mississippi Language

Neshoba County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,6982,96517.76%
Black6,0542,58642.72%
Native4,8711,72035.31%
Multiple46510322.15%
Hispanic620304.84%
Islander88100.00%
Asian15963.77%

25.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.80%

Male Poverty Rate

27.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Neshoba County, Mississippi

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Neshoba County, Mississippi is Asian, with 3.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.25%.

Neshoba County, Mississippi Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.56%
High School23.15%
Some College17.09%
Bachelors or Greater3.81%

Neshoba County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed48.95%
Male Unemployed47.45%
Female Employed13.17%
Male Employed8.22%

Neshoba County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Neshoba County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,987$51,839
Families$48,150$60,832
Married Families$61,957-
Non Families$17,651$28,955
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Income by Household Type

Neshoba County, Mississippi Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.3%

Male Marriage Rate

40.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Neshoba County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

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Neshoba 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.

Neshoba County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

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Neshoba County, Mississippi Marital Status

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1,287

Number of Veterans

1,135

Male Veterans

152

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam430
First Gulf War354
Second Gulf War277
Korea122
World War II23

Neshoba County, Mississippi Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74461
35 to 54371
75+274
18 to 3499
55 to 6482

Neshoba County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9787.21%
Black2004.77%
Native American933.08%
Hispanic296.47%
2+ Races83.65%
Islander8100.00%

Neshoba County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Neshoba County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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6.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Neshoba County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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57.3%

Labor Force Participation

51.4%

Employment Rate

10%

Unemployment Rate

Neshoba County, Mississippi Employment by Age

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Neshoba County, Mississippi Employment by Race

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Neshoba 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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87.28%

Born in Neshoba County, Mississippi

98.55%

Native Born

1.45%

Foreign Born

1.16%

Non Citizen

0.29%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.55% of Neshoba County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 87.28% having been born in Mississippi. 1.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Neshoba 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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