Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Population 2022

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi's estimated population is 50,601 with a growth rate of 0.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Oktibbeha County, Mississippi is the 16th largest county in Mississippi. The 2010 Population was 47,723 and has seen a growth of 6.03% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18404,2760.00%
18509,1714,895114.48%
186012,9773,80641.50%
187014,8911,91414.75%
188015,9781,0877.30%
189017,6941,71610.74%
190020,1832,48914.07%
191019,676-507-2.51%
192016,872-2,804-14.25%
193019,1192,24713.32%
194022,1513,03215.86%
195024,5692,41810.92%
196026,1751,6066.54%
197028,7522,5779.85%
198036,0187,26625.27%
199038,3752,3576.54%
201047,7239,34824.36%
201147,764410.09%
201248,8221,0582.22%
201349,1052830.58%
201449,061-44-0.09%
201549,5104490.92%
201649,534240.05%
201749,6781440.29%
201849,249-429-0.86%
201949,5873380.69%
202049,9253380.68%
202150,2633380.68%
202250,6013380.67%
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Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28,22356.91%
Black or African American18,42737.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native550.11%
Asian1,6373.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander810.16%
Some Other Race2120.43%
Two or More Races9581.93%
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Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Population by Race

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2022

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Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Median Age

26.1


Total

24.8


Male

27.4


Female

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Adults

There are 40,914 adults, (5,651 of whom are seniors) in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi.

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

16

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

24,957

50.32%

Male

24,636

49.68%

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Population by Age

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.4%20.6%
All49.7%50.3%
Female45.8%54.2%
Male42.3%57.7%
Non Family30.5%69.5%

49.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,8492.3949.7
Married6,5273.0879.4
Male4663.0342.3
Female2,4863.3745.8
Non Family9,3701.6130.5

3.13

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7823.03%
9th to 12th Grade1,4785.72%
High School Graduate5,71522.13%
Some College4,54317.59%
Associates Degree2,2378.66%
Bachelors Degree5,39320.88%
Graduate Degree5,67721.98%
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Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American10109
Asian924810679
White14,16413,5758,177
2+ Races31730798
Black10,1228,6312,054
Other Race1369125
Hispanic36030464
Islander2828

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 native american people with a rate of 90.00%.

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,171$41,818$26,548
Less Than 9th Grade$18,859$23,952$
High School Graduate$22,255$36,659$17,233
Some College$26,509$32,356$23,350
Bachelors Degree$35,912$46,894$27,578
Graduate Degree$52,581$63,053$45,909

$35,171

Average Earnings

$41,818

Average Male

$26,548

Average Female

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Language by Age

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Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Language

95.18% of Oktibbeha County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 4.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.47% of the population.

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Language

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native554581.82%
Asian1,57362739.86%
Hispanic72626536.50%
Black17,0785,27030.86%
White24,8516,68526.90%
Other37NaN%
Multiple85718021.00%

28.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.27%

Male Poverty Rate

29.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi is Native, with 81.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 21.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 43.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.91%.

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.50%
High School30.15%
Some College13.75%
Bachelors or Greater8.67%

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed14.65%
Male Unemployed63.02%
Female Employed20.52%
Female Unemployed50.64%

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,490$60,395
Families$62,046$81,083
Married Families$82,788-
Non Families$18,520$39,263
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Income by Household Type

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.3%

Male Marriage Rate

31.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

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Oktibbeha 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 45-54.

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

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Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Marital Status

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1,865

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War691
First Gulf War351
Vietnam416
Korea159
World War II117

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34265
35 to 54544
55 to 64296
65 to 74336
75+424

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2555.14%
Black5143.61%
Islander1139.29%
2+ Races8514.89%
Hispanic607.81%

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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12.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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54.5%

Labor Force Participation

49.9%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Employment by Age

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Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Employment by Race

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Oktibbeha 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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69.65%

Born in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi

95.97%

Native Born

4.03%

Foreign Born

3.18%

Non Citizen

0.85%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.97% of Oktibbeha County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 69.65% having been born in Mississippi. 3.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Oktibbeha 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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