Neshoba County, Mississippi Population 2023

Neshoba County, Mississippi's estimated 2023 population is 28,910 with a growth rate of -0.20% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Neshoba County, Mississippi is the 27th largest county in Mississippi. The 2010 population was 29,676 and has seen a growth of -2.58% since that time.

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Neshoba County, Mississippi Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Native American

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Neshoba County, Mississippi Population by Race

Neshoba County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2023

Neshoba County, Mississippi Median Age

37.3

Total

35.2

Male

38.3

Female

Neshoba County, Mississippi Adults

There are 21,255 adults, (4,770 of whom are seniors) in Neshoba County, Mississippi.

Neshoba County, Mississippi Age Dependency

77.4

Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Neshoba County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female15,26852.20%
Male13,98247.80%

Neshoba County, Mississippi Population by Age

Neshoba County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.43

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Neshoba County, Mississippi Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Neshoba County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Neshoba County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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 20.16%.

Neshoba County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$30,709

Average Earnings

$38,413

Average Male

$26,319

Average Female

Neshoba County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Neshoba County, Mississippi Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Neshoba County, Mississippi Language

89.67% of Neshoba County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 10.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 7.92% of the population.

Neshoba County, Mississippi Language

Neshoba County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

rate

29.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.67%

Male Poverty Rate

25.35%

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 Multiple, with 3.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.09%.

Neshoba County, Mississippi Poverty

Neshoba County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

Neshoba County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Neshoba County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Neshoba County, Mississippi Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

44.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.3%

Male Marriage Rate

42.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Neshoba County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

male

female

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

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Neshoba County, Mississippi Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,200

Number of Veterans

994

Male Veterans

206

Female Veterans

Neshoba County, Mississippi Veterans by War

Neshoba County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

count

Neshoba County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Neshoba County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Neshoba County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

56.3%

Labor Force Participation

50.8%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Neshoba County, Mississippi Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Neshoba County, Mississippi Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Neshoba County, Mississippi Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

87.59%

Born in Neshoba County, Mississippi

98.80%

Native Born

1.76%

Foreign Born

1.24%

Non Citizen

0.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.80% of Neshoba County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 87.59% having been born in Mississippi. 1.24% 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

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