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People in Mississippi

The population in Mississippi is 2,986,220. There are 64 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Mississippi is 36.3, the US median age is 37.4. The number of people per household in Mississippi is 2.6, the US average of people per household is 2.6.

Family in Mississippi
- 48.3% are married
- 11.8% are divorced
- 27.6% are married with children
- 22.4% have children, but are single
Race in Mississippi

- 57.6% are white
- 37.2% are black
- 0.9% are asian
- 0.4% are native american
- 0.1% claim Other
- 2.8% claim Hispanic Ethnicity

ESTIMATED TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE

  PEOPLEMississippi, MississippiUnited States
  Population2,986,220321,004,407
  Population - 20102,941,991308,745,538
  Population - 20002,844,658285,036,114
  Population - 19902,573,177251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now16.05%27.40%
  Pop. 2000 to Now4.98%12.62%
  Pop. Density6491
  Land Area46,9233,531,905
  Water Area1,509264,837
  Median Age36.937.8
  Female Population51.49%50.77%
  Male Population48.51%49.23%
  RACE
  White57.00%61.46%
  Black37.45%12.29%
  Asian0.42%0.65%
  Native American0.96%5.29%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.02%0.16%
  Other0.000790.00223
  Two or More Races1.11%2.32%
  Hispanic2.96%17.60%
  FAMILY
  Households1,103,514118,825,921
  Family Households745,38278,298,703
  Non Family Households358,13240,527,218
  Household Size2.622.63
  Married Population47.72%50.21%
  Single Population52.28%49.80%
  Now Married44.76%48.18%
  Married but Separated2.96%2.02%
  Never Married33.60%33.11%
  Widowed7.00%5.83%
  Divorced11.67%10.85%
  Married, w/children27.06%31.13%
  Married, no children39.17%42.26%
  Single, w/children21.82%16.35%
  Single, no children11.96%10.27%
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    Reviews for Mississippi    19 Reviews
    Jobs? - 3/25/2014
    There is always some type of employment opportunity here in Mississippi. You just have to be open minded and look at all the possibilities. Sometimes a change in... Read More

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    Hattiesburg The Hub City - 10/26/2013
    I just recently moved back to Mississippi from TN. I lived in Jackson before my move to TN and it was decent. I am looking to move from Hattiesburg because it is... Read More

    Mississippi: The South's Most Hospitable State - 7/25/2012
    Mississippi as a whole has a wonderful quality of living. It is a very nice place for a person to live in after... Read More


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