Current Black Or African American Population demographics in Mississippi 2020, 2019 by gender and age


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population totals

Total Black Or African American population in Mississippi

Total Population:1,098,385
Male Population:517,058
Female Population:581,327

median age by sex

Median age of Black Or African American in Mississippi

Both sexes30


sex by age for the population in households

Population of Black Or African American in households in Mississippi

Total Population:1,054,994
Male Population:486,427
Under 5 years:46,860
5 to 9 years:44,362
10 to 14 years:45,886
15 to 17 years:29,132
18 and 19 years:17,261
20 years:7,918
21 years:7,468
22 to 24 years:20,659
25 to 29 years:33,022
30 to 34 years:30,435
35 to 39 years:28,791
40 to 44 years:28,254
45 to 49 years:31,469
50 to 54 years:32,179
55 to 59 years:27,956
60 and 61 years:9,430
62 to 64 years:11,035
65 and 66 years:5,901
67 to 69 years:7,191
70 to 74 years:9,309
75 to 79 years:5,554
80 to 84 years:3,590
85 years and over:2,765
Female Population:568,567
Under 5 years:45,257
5 to 9 years:43,226
10 to 14 years:44,694
15 to 17 years:29,295
18 and 19 years:17,283
20 years:8,557
21 years:8,414
22 to 24 years:24,845
25 to 29 years:42,166
30 to 34 years:39,972
35 to 39 years:37,714
40 to 44 years:36,750
45 to 49 years:39,409
50 to 54 years:39,730
55 to 59 years:33,335
60 and 61 years:11,005
62 to 64 years:13,395
65 and 66 years:7,142
67 to 69 years:9,580
70 to 74 years:13,120
75 to 79 years:9,615
80 to 84 years:7,170
85 years and over:6,893

average population of home by age

Average Black Or African American household size in Mississippi

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

household type

Number of Black Or African American occupied homes in Mississippi

Family led homes:265,609
Husband-wife family:110,526
Other family:155,083
Population of male led with no wife present:24,260
Population female led with no husband present:130,823
Population of Nonfamily homes:118,188
Population living alone:102,655
Population not living alone:15,533

population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes of Black Or African American in Mississippi with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:166,457
Population of family homes:165,463
Husband-wife family:57,000
Under 6 years only:10,249
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:14,585
6 to 17 years only:32,166
Other family:108,463
Male householder, no wife present:13,536
Under 6 years only:3,875
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,812
6 to 17 years only:6,849
Female led with no husband present:94,927
Under 6 years only:20,936
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:25,651
6 to 17 years only:48,340
Nonfamily households:994
Male led households:714
Under 6 years only:154
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:105
6 to 17 years only:455
Female led householder:280
Under 6 years only:96
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:18
6 to 17 years only:166
Households with no people under 18 years:217,340
Family households:100,146
Husband-wife family:53,526
Other family:46,620
Male led with no wife present:10,724
Female led with no husband present:35,896
Nonfamily households:117,194
Male led householder:56,101
Female led householder:61,093

type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number of Black Or African American led homes in Mississippi, by type

Total Home Population:383,797
Population of Family homes:265,609
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:12,608
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:53,828
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:59,864
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:59,463
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:24,869
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:18,445
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:22,252
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:10,779
Population of 85 year olds and over:3,501
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:118,188
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:7,121
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:15,561
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:14,946
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:25,969
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:14,322
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:11,761
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:15,480
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:9,252
Population of 85 year olds and over:3,776

population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

Black Or African American households in Mississippi containing people over 60

Total Population:383,797
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:106,187
1-person household:37,938
2-or-more-person household:68,249
Family households:65,274
Nonfamily households:2,975
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:277,610
1-person household:64,717
2-or-more-person household:212,893
Family homes:200,335
Nonfamily homes:12,558

population of multigenerational homes

Black Or African American homes in Mississippi with multiple generations.

Total Population:383,797
Home has three or more generations:35,733
Home does not have three or more generations:348,064

presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried Black Or African American population in Mississippi under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:328,524
Unmarried partner of home lead present:36,415
In family homes:35,642
Population of male led and male partner homes:664
Population of male led and female partner households:10,270
Population of female led and female partner households:1,354
Population of female led and male partner households:23,354
In nonfamily homes:773
Population of male led and male partner homes:12
Population of male led and female partner homes:699
Population of female led and female partner homes:15
Population of female led and male partner homes:47
No unmarried partner of home lead present:292,109
In family homes:291,398
Population of husband-wife family homes:110,693
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:12,790
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:167,915
In nonfamily homes:711

population in families by age

Population in Black Or African American families living in Mississippi

Total Population:888,735
Population Under 18 years:326,031
Population 18 years and over:562,704

tenure of people in homes

How long Black Or African American in Mississippi have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:217,563
Family home:160,026
Nonfamily homess:57,537
Male led home:26,275
Living alone:23,278
Not living alone:2,997
Female led home:31,262
Living alone:28,590
Not living alone:2,672
Population of Renter occupied homes:166,234
Family run homes:105,583
Husband-wife family:24,462
Other family:81,121
Male led with no wife present:10,335
Female led with no husband present:70,786
Nonfamily Homes:60,651
Male led homes:30,540
Male living alone:25,296
Male not living alone:5,244
Female led homes:30,111
Females living alone:25,491
Females not living alone:4,620