Tate County, Mississippi Population 2020

Tate County, Mississippi's estimated population is 28,957 with a growth rate of 0.34% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tate County, Mississippi is the 28th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202028,957990.34%
201928,858990.34%
201828,759990.35%
201728,6603381.19%
201628,322-149-0.52%
201528,4712180.77%
201428,253-97-0.34%
201328,350-180-0.63%
201228,530-213-0.74%
201128,743-249-0.86%
201028,9927,56035.27%
199021,4321,3136.53%
198020,1191,5758.49%
197018,5444062.24%
196018,1381270.71%
195018,011-1,298-6.72%
194019,3091,6389.27%
193017,671-1,965-10.01%
192019,636-78-0.40%
191019,714-904-4.38%
190020,6181,3657.09%
189019,2535322.84%
188018,7210.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.34%
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Founded
1873
County Seat

Tate County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,90866.36%
Black or African American8,35229.31%
Two or More Races8583.01%
Some Other Race2320.81%
Asian520.18%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander510.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native400.14%

Tate County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2020

Tate County, Mississippi Median Age

37.6


Total

36


Male

39.2


Female

Tate County, Mississippi Adults

There are 21,835 adults, (4,465 of whom are seniors) in Tate County, Mississippi.

Tate County, Mississippi Age Dependency

64

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Tate County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

14,665

51.47%

Male

13,828

48.53%

Tate County, Mississippi Households and Families

Tate County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tate County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85%15%
All75.1%24.9%
Male71.7%28.3%
Non Family70.2%29.8%
Female57.8%42.2%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,2642.5975.1
Married4,9923.0285
Non Family2,8181.2370.2
Female1,9593.2357.8
Male4953.4371.7

3.04

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tate County, Mississippi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0215.51%
9th to 12th Grade2,39612.92%
High School Graduate6,04332.59%
Some College3,99721.56%
Associates Degree1,86010.03%
Bachelors Degree2,26812.23%
Graduate Degree9585.17%

Tate County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,65410,7092,382
Black5,1173,924700
Hispanic44616711
Multiple Races208208110
Other Race16688
Islander5151
Native American40408
Asian272715

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 55.56%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,621$42,588$27,883
Less Than High School$27,529$32,841$17,588
High School Grad$26,444$31,564$20,045
Some College$35,222$47,289$28,016
Bachelors Degree$57,198$59,555$55,184
Graduate Degree$62,284$61,336$67,037

$32,621

Average Earnings

$42,588

Average Male

$27,883

Average Female

Tate County, Mississippi Language

Tate County, Mississippi Language by Age

Tate County, Mississippi Language

97.11% of Tate County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 2.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.40% of the population.

Tate County, Mississippi Poverty

Tate County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,3272,64415.26%
Black7,3892,04727.70%
Multiple85829234.03%
Hispanic71418225.49%
Other2258839.11%
Islander513466.67%

19.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.50%

Male Poverty Rate

22.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tate County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tate County, Mississippi is Islander, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tate County, Mississippi is White, with 15.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.87%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.08%
High School18.29%
Some College12.39%
Bachelors or Greater6.73%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.95%
Female Unemployed30.40%
Female Employed13.75%
Male Employed7.41%

Tate County, Mississippi Income

Tate County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,056$64,847
Families$62,228$72,458
Married Families$74,597-
Non Families$29,171$42,219

Tate County, Mississippi Marital Status

Tate County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

45.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Tate County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Tate County, Mississippi Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Tate County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Tate County, Mississippi Veterans

1,446

Number of Veterans

1,309

Male Veterans

137

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam499
First Gulf War224
Second Gulf War212
Korea69
World War II41
Age Group Veterans
55 to 64447
65 to 74369
75+337
35 to 54254
18 to 3439
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1357.69%
Black2834.32%
Hispanic285.69%
Hawaiian1733.33%
Asian1133.33%

$Tate County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

5.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tate County, Mississippi Employment Status

57.3%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Tate 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

58.86%

Born in Mississippi

98.07%

Native Born

1.93%

Foreign Born

1.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.07% of Tate County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 58.86% having been born in Mississippi. 1.00% 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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