Winston County, Mississippi Population 2022

Winston County, Mississippi's estimated population is 17,328 with a growth rate of -1.19% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Winston County, Mississippi is the 53rd largest county in Mississippi. The 2010 Population was 19,203 and has seen a growth of -9.76% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18404,6500.00%
18507,9563,30671.10%
18609,8111,85523.32%
18708,984-827-8.43%
188010,0871,10312.28%
189012,0892,00219.85%
190014,1242,03516.83%
191017,1393,01521.35%
192018,1391,0005.83%
193021,2393,10017.09%
194022,7511,5127.12%
195022,231-520-2.29%
196019,246-2,985-13.43%
197018,406-840-4.36%
198019,4741,0685.80%
199019,433-41-0.21%
201019,203-230-1.18%
201119,044-159-0.83%
201218,977-67-0.35%
201318,757-220-1.16%
201418,601-156-0.83%
201518,447-154-0.83%
201618,340-107-0.58%
201718,237-103-0.56%
201818,164-73-0.40%
201917,955-209-1.15%
202017,746-209-1.16%
202117,537-209-1.18%
202217,328-209-1.19%
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Winston County, Mississippi Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,11750.33%
Black or African American8,54447.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native1780.98%
Asian60.03%
Some Other Race600.33%
Two or More Races2111.16%
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Winston County, Mississippi Population by Race

Winston County, Mississippi Population Pyramid 2022

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Winston County, Mississippi Median Age

41.5


Total

39.2


Male

43.1


Female

Winston County, Mississippi Adults

There are 14,051 adults, (3,689 of whom are seniors) in Winston County, Mississippi.

Winston County, Mississippi Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Winston County, Mississippi Sex Ratio

Female

9,316

51.42%

Male

8,800

48.58%

Winston County, Mississippi Population by Age

Winston County, Mississippi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Winston County, Mississippi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89%11%
All74.5%25.5%
Non Family71.2%28.8%
Male61.7%38.3%
Female52.1%47.9%

74.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Winston County, Mississippi Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,1002.4874.5
Married2,9062.989
Male3763.1661.7
Female1,3123.9452.1
Non Family2,5061.1271.2

3.14

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

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Winston County, Mississippi Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7535.98%
9th to 12th Grade1,2419.85%
High School Graduate4,75137.71%
Some College2,58420.51%
Associates Degree1,2419.85%
Bachelors Degree1,37310.90%
Graduate Degree6565.21%
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Winston County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Winston County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races868051
Hispanic21614565
White6,7846,1101,514
Black5,4724,238445
Asian66
Native American10893
Other Race60

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 2+ races people with a rate of 59.30%.

Winston County, Mississippi Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,572$33,606$23,327
Less Than 9th Grade$17,983$18,286$15,714
High School Graduate$28,231$32,281$19,130
Some College$27,134$40,281$20,466
Bachelors Degree$36,094$48,203$32,944
Graduate Degree$53,237$85,859$50,076

$28,572

Average Earnings

$33,606

Average Male

$23,327

Average Female

Winston County, Mississippi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Winston County, Mississippi Language by Age

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Winston County, Mississippi Language

98.69% of Winston 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 0.83% of the population.

Winston County, Mississippi Language

Winston County, Mississippi Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1789653.93%
Black8,3012,90835.03%
Multiple2113918.48%
White8,7971,17113.31%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic2234017.94%

23.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.65%

Male Poverty Rate

27.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Winston County, Mississippi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Winston County, Mississippi is Native, with 53.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Winston County, Mississippi is Hispanic, with 17.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.97%.

Winston County, Mississippi Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.06%
High School17.57%
Some College15.20%
Bachelors or Greater8.53%

Winston County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.31%
Male Unemployed21.94%
Female Employed18.66%
Female Unemployed43.36%

Winston County, Mississippi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Winston County, Mississippi Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$38,986$60,856
Families$47,455$68,629
Married Families$65,294-
Non Families$23,727$44,680
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Income by Household Type

Winston County, Mississippi Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.9%

Male Marriage Rate

41.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Winston County, Mississippi Married by Age and Sex

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Winston 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 55-64.

Winston County, Mississippi Marital Status by Race

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Winston County, Mississippi Marital Status

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923

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War108
First Gulf War154
Vietnam364
Korea57
World War II60

Winston County, Mississippi Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54193
55 to 64140
65 to 74386
75+204

Winston County, Mississippi Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5857.88%
Black2924.65%
Native American158.43%
2+ Races3136.05%
Hispanic135.86%

Winston County, Mississippi Veterans by Race

Winston County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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3.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Winston County, Mississippi Veterans by Education

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51.6%

Labor Force Participation

47.3%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Winston County, Mississippi Employment by Age

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Winston County, Mississippi Employment by Race

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Winston 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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86.75%

Born in Winston County, Mississippi

99.45%

Native Born

0.55%

Foreign Born

0.33%

Non Citizen

0.22%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.45% of Winston County, Mississippi residents were born in the United States, with 86.75% having been born in Mississippi. 0.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Winston 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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