Walthall County, Mississippi Population 2022

Walthall County, Mississippi's estimated population is 13,836 with a growth rate of -1.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Walthall County, Mississippi is the 60th largest county in Mississippi. The 2010 Population was 15,396 and has seen a growth of -10.13% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
192013,4550.00%
193013,8714163.09%
194017,5343,66326.41%
195015,563-1,971-11.24%
196013,512-2,051-13.18%
197012,500-1,012-7.49%
198013,7611,26110.09%
199014,3525914.29%
201015,3961,0447.27%
201115,372-24-0.16%
201215,068-304-1.98%
201314,852-216-1.43%
201414,842-10-0.07%
201514,601-241-1.62%
201614,556-45-0.31%
201714,505-51-0.35%
201814,436-69-0.48%
201914,286-150-1.04%
202014,136-150-1.05%
202113,986-150-1.06%
202213,836-150-1.07%
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Walthall County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,65853.10%
Black or African American6,47144.87%
Asian90.06%
Some Other Race2051.42%
Two or More Races800.55%
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Walthall County, Mississippi Population by Race

Walthall County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2022

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Walthall County, Mississippi Median Age

39.6


Total

37.9


Male

41.6


Female

Walthall County, Mississippi Adults

There are 11,093 adults, (2,841 of whom are seniors) in Walthall County, Mississippi.

Walthall County, Mississippi Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Walthall County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

7,285

50.51%

Male

7,138

49.49%

Walthall County, Mississippi Population by Age

Walthall County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Walthall County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.1%8.9%
All85.2%14.8%
Male84.6%15.4%
Non Family83.6%16.4%
Female72.5%27.5%

85.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Walthall County, Mississippi Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,7072.585.2
Married2,4723.1891.1
Male1045.2484.6
Female8454.172.5
Non Family2,2861.0683.6

3.41

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

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Walthall County, Mississippi Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8068.33%
9th to 12th Grade1,22512.66%
High School Graduate4,17843.19%
Some College1,23312.75%
Associates Degree7277.52%
Bachelors Degree8438.71%
Graduate Degree6616.83%
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Walthall County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Walthall County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian888
Black3,9873,061729
White5,4844,459757
Hispanic160808
2+ Races70532
Other Race557

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Walthall County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,510$42,193$31,267
Less Than 9th Grade$25,682$30,136$15,038
High School Graduate$35,438$41,102$18,750
Some College$41,458$47,197$37,690
Bachelors Degree$33,792$75,625$32,712
Graduate Degree$46,351$60,833$45,181

$37,510

Average Earnings

$42,193

Average Male

$31,267

Average Female

Walthall County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Walthall County, Mississippi Language by Age

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Walthall County, Mississippi Language

97.84% of Walthall County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 2.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.85% of the population.

Walthall County, Mississippi Language

Walthall County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple802835.00%
Hispanic2978428.28%
Black6,4331,58124.58%
White7,4441,07414.43%
Other67NaN%

19.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.77%

Male Poverty Rate

22.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Walthall County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Walthall County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 35.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Walthall County, Mississippi is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.96%.

Walthall County, Mississippi Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade44.01%
High School22.98%
Some College7.24%
Bachelors or Greater5.22%

Walthall County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.96%
Male Unemployed17.27%
Female Employed4.72%
Female Unemployed93.84%

Walthall County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Walthall County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,566$52,131
Families$49,663$65,771
Married Families$57,257-
Non Families$13,798$31,620
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Income by Household Type

Walthall County, Mississippi Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.6%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Walthall County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

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Walthall 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.

Walthall County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

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Walthall County, Mississippi Marital Status

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402

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War81
First Gulf War
Vietnam193
Korea53
World War II30

Walthall County, Mississippi Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5473
55 to 6470
65 to 74150
75+109

Walthall County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3325.38%
Black701.47%

Walthall County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Walthall County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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11.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walthall County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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46.9%

Labor Force Participation

44.7%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Walthall County, Mississippi Employment by Age

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Walthall County, Mississippi Employment by Race

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Walthall 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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80.64%

Born in Walthall County, Mississippi

98.87%

Native Born

1.13%

Foreign Born

0.96%

Non Citizen

0.17%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.87% of Walthall County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 80.64% having been born in Mississippi. 0.96% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Walthall 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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