Panola County, Mississippi Population 2020

Panola County, Mississippi's estimated population is 34,252 with a growth rate of 0.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Panola County, Mississippi is the 23rd largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202034,252370.11%
201934,215370.11%
201834,178370.11%
201734,141-100-0.29%
201634,241420.12%
201534,199-256-0.74%
201434,455560.16%
201334,399-26-0.08%
201234,425-47-0.14%
201134,472-168-0.48%
201034,6404,64415.48%
199029,9961,8326.50%
198028,1641,3354.98%
197026,829-1,962-6.81%
196028,791-2,480-7.93%
195031,271-3,150-9.15%
194034,4215,77320.15%
193028,6488032.88%
192027,845-3,429-10.96%
191031,2742,2477.74%
190029,0272,0507.60%
189026,977-1,375-4.85%
188028,3527,59836.61%
187020,7546,96050.46%
186013,7942,35020.53%
185011,4446,787145.74%
18404,6570.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.11%
County Website
Founded
February 9, 1836

Panola County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American17,10149.94%
White16,64548.61%
Two or More Races3340.98%
Some Other Race870.25%
American Indian and Alaska Native590.17%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander110.03%
Asian60.02%

Panola County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2020

Panola County, Mississippi Median Age

37.8


Total

36


Male

40


Female

Panola County, Mississippi Adults

There are 25,585 adults, (5,109 of whom are seniors) in Panola County, Mississippi.

Panola County, Mississippi Age Dependency

67.2

Age Dependency Ratio

25

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Panola County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

17,694

51.67%

Male

16,549

48.33%

Panola County, Mississippi Households and Families

Panola County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Panola County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.8%11.2%
All72.8%27.2%
Non Family68.1%31.9%
Female51.1%48.9%
Male40.5%59.5%

72.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,4472.7372.8
Married5,4673.3888.8
Non Family4,1681.1168.1
Female2,2044.0251.1
Male6083.4540.5

3.46

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Panola County, Mississippi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6047.12%
9th to 12th Grade3,26614.50%
High School Graduate8,51137.80%
Some College3,56515.83%
Associates Degree2,2269.89%
Bachelors Degree2,0999.32%
Graduate Degree1,2475.54%

Panola County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,7259,7652,092
Black10,2567,5041,245
Hispanic4553013
Multiple Races9587
Native American5959
Islander1111
Asian666

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,298$35,687$26,853
Less Than High School$20,782$21,559$15,373
High School Grad$29,536$32,302$26,364
Some College$30,736$38,721$26,704
Bachelors Degree$40,168$44,775$31,354
Graduate Degree$44,005$63,380$43,015

$30,298

Average Earnings

$35,687

Average Male

$26,853

Average Female

Panola County, Mississippi Language

Panola County, Mississippi Language by Age

Panola County, Mississippi Language

97.90% of Panola County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 2.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.81% of the population.

Panola County, Mississippi Poverty

Panola County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black17,0344,63027.18%
White15,9262,09213.14%
Multiple32622468.71%
Hispanic69314420.78%
Other8787100.00%

20.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.86%

Male Poverty Rate

21.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Panola County, Mississippi

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Panola County, Mississippi is White, with 13.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.98%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.87%
High School17.36%
Some College13.52%
Bachelors or Greater3.32%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.56%
Male Unemployed33.21%
Female Employed10.30%
Male Employed6.33%

Panola County, Mississippi Income

Panola County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,563$52,156
Families$43,706$60,762
Married Families$58,341-
Non Families$22,251$30,419

Panola County, Mississippi Marital Status

Panola County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.3%

Male Marriage Rate

40.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Panola County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Panola 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 35-44.

Panola County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Panola County, Mississippi Veterans

1,341

Number of Veterans

1,272

Male Veterans

69

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam626
Second Gulf War203
Korea137
First Gulf War116
World War II34
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74457
75+382
55 to 64281
35 to 54134
18 to 3487
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0197.72%
Black3072.53%
2 or More1515.15%
Hispanic30.64%

$Panola County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

8.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Panola County, Mississippi Employment Status

51.9%

Labor Force Participation

48%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Panola 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

80.35%

Born in Mississippi

98.83%

Native Born

1.17%

Foreign Born

0.94%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.83% of Panola County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 80.35% having been born in Mississippi. 0.94% 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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