Stone County, Mississippi Population 2022

Stone County, Mississippi's estimated population is 19,353 with a growth rate of 1.78% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Stone County, Mississippi is the 51st largest county in Mississippi. The 2010 Population was 17,907 and has seen a growth of 8.08% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19206,5280.00%
19305,704-824-12.62%
19406,1554517.91%
19506,2641091.77%
19607,01374911.96%
19708,1011,08815.51%
19809,7161,61519.94%
199010,7501,03410.64%
201017,9077,15766.58%
201117,901-6-0.03%
201218,0511500.84%
201317,960-91-0.50%
201418,0891290.72%
201518,2711821.01%
201618,183-88-0.48%
201718,5934102.25%
201817,997-596-3.21%
201918,3363391.88%
202018,6753391.85%
202119,0143391.82%
202219,3533391.78%
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Stone County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,30878.26%
Black or African American3,28417.96%
American Indian and Alaska Native230.13%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander180.10%
Two or More Races6493.55%
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Stone County, Mississippi Population by Race

Stone County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2022

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Stone County, Mississippi Median Age

39.7


Total

39.3


Male

40


Female

Stone County, Mississippi Adults

There are 14,305 adults, (3,069 of whom are seniors) in Stone County, Mississippi.

Stone County, Mississippi Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Stone County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

9,079

49.66%

Male

9,203

50.34%

Stone County, Mississippi Population by Age

Stone County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Stone County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
All76.5%23.5%
Non Family72.4%27.6%
Female60.4%39.6%
Male32.7%67.3%

76.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Stone County, Mississippi Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,3042.7776.5
Married3,4403.3986.9
Male3303.4532.7
Female8783.2860.4
Non Family1,6561.172.4

3.26

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

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Stone County, Mississippi Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5884.77%
9th to 12th Grade1,49912.16%
High School Graduate4,14033.58%
Some College2,98224.19%
Associates Degree1,25110.15%
Bachelors Degree1,2089.80%
Graduate Degree6605.35%
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Stone County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Stone County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races29828589
Hispanic22820352
White9,6148,2661,606
Black2,1731,477130
Native American2319
Islander18

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 95.64%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 29.87%.

Stone County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,068$38,439$24,600
Less Than 9th Grade$30,096$31,250$23,500
High School Graduate$25,291$39,287$23,297
Some College$27,500$42,781$20,660
Bachelors Degree$39,463$39,597$39,298
Graduate Degree$71,083$$71,033

$31,068

Average Earnings

$38,439

Average Male

$24,600

Average Female

Stone County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Stone County, Mississippi Language by Age

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Stone County, Mississippi Language

97.42% of Stone County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 2.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.62% of the population.

Stone County, Mississippi Language

Stone County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander1818100.00%
Multiple61521534.96%
Black2,96768523.09%
White13,5242,01514.90%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic3524011.36%

17.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.63%

Male Poverty Rate

19.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stone County, Mississippi

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stone County, Mississippi is Hispanic, with 11.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.19%.

Stone County, Mississippi Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.62%
High School15.45%
Some College16.56%
Bachelors or Greater2.89%

Stone County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.54%
Male Unemployed85.99%
Female Employed11.34%
Female Unemployed9.82%

Stone County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Stone County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,683$64,810
Families$56,857$75,577
Married Families$68,502-
Non Families$20,741$30,858
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Income by Household Type

Stone County, Mississippi Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.2%

Male Marriage Rate

48.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Stone County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

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Stone 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 55-64.

Stone County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

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Stone County, Mississippi Marital Status

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1,382

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War252
First Gulf War574
Vietnam387
Korea85
World War II8

Stone County, Mississippi Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3489
35 to 54561
55 to 64152
65 to 74441
75+139

Stone County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0929.75%
Black1786.94%
Native American417.39%
2+ Races10829.03%
Hispanic3413.44%

Stone County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Stone County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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6.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stone County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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54.4%

Labor Force Participation

50%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Stone County, Mississippi Employment by Age

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Stone County, Mississippi Employment by Race

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Stone 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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68.05%

Born in Stone County, Mississippi

99.31%

Native Born

0.69%

Foreign Born

0.20%

Non Citizen

0.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.31% of Stone County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 68.05% having been born in Mississippi. 0.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Oceania.

Stone 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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