Webster County, Mississippi Population 2020

Webster County, Mississippi's estimated population is 9,757 with a growth rate of 0.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Webster County, Mississippi is the 72nd largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20189,788310.32%
20179,75780.08%
20169,749-114-1.16%
20159,863-120-1.20%
20149,983470.47%
20139,936-139-1.38%
201210,075-104-1.02%
201110,179-76-0.74%
201010,255330.32%
199010,222-78-0.76%
198010,3002532.52%
197010,047-533-5.04%
196010,580-1,027-8.85%
195011,607-2,553-18.03%
194014,1602,03216.75%
193012,128-516-4.08%
192012,644-2,209-14.87%
191014,8531,2349.06%
190013,6191,55912.93%
189012,0602,52626.49%
18809,5340.00%

How Many People Live in Webster County, Mississippi?

9,757

Webster County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,80579.42%
Black or African American1,89519.28%
Two or More Races991.01%
Asian140.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.09%
Some Other Race60.06%

Webster County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2020

Webster County, Mississippi Median Age

39.8


Total

37.7


Male

42.9


Female

Webster County, Mississippi Adults

There are 7,479 adults, (1,720 of whom are seniors) in Webster County, Mississippi.

Webster County, Mississippi Age Dependency

70.7

Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Webster County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

5,040

51.28%

Male

4,788

48.72%

Webster County, Mississippi Households and Families

Webster County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Webster County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.4%14.6%
All73.9%26.1%
Non Family69.8%30.2%
Male63.4%36.6%
Female40.8%59.2%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7872.5773.9
Married2,0413.1485.4
Non Family1,0391.1669.8
Female5243.0840.8
Male1832.8463.4

3.1

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

1.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Webster County, Mississippi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3655.48%
9th to 12th Grade6609.91%
High School Graduate2,45336.82%
Some College1,31519.74%
Associates Degree71610.75%
Bachelors Degree74111.12%
Graduate Degree4136.20%

Webster County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,3674,7341,022
Black1,182821114
Hispanic7243
Multiple Races333313
Asian975
Other Race63

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races 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$31,622$36,567$24,638
Less Than High School$20,966$21,750$
High School Grad$30,254$31,416$
Some College$26,139$39,390$19,293
Bachelors Degree$45,417$60,000$38,047
Graduate Degree$45,341$50,208$44,653

$31,622

Average Earnings

$36,567

Average Male

$24,638

Average Female

Webster County, Mississippi Language

Webster County, Mississippi Language by Age

Webster County, Mississippi Language

98.69% of Webster County, Mississippi residents speak only English, while 1.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.68% of the population.

Webster County, Mississippi Poverty

Webster County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,6251,51919.92%
Black1,85987647.12%
Multiple996060.61%
Hispanic1383223.19%

25.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.84%

Male Poverty Rate

27.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Webster County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Webster County, Mississippi is Multiple, with 60.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Webster County, Mississippi is White, with 19.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.64%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.79%
High School19.31%
Some College13.96%
Bachelors or Greater4.18%

Webster County, Mississippi Income

Webster County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,683$52,955
Families$54,722$61,809
Married Families$66,683-
Non Families$22,862$29,320

Webster County, Mississippi Marital Status

Webster County, Mississippi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.9%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Webster County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

Webster 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 35-44.

Webster County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

Webster County, Mississippi Veterans

494

Number of Veterans

453

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam239
First Gulf War109
Korea53
Second Gulf War24
World War II2

$Webster County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

14.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Webster County, Mississippi Employment Status

51.2%

Labor Force Participation

48.6%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Webster 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

83.44%

Born in Mississippi

99.29%

Native Born

0.71%

Foreign Born

0.17%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.29% of Webster County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 83.44% having been born in Mississippi. 0.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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