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Guntown, MS Population and Races

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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Guntown is 2,306, which is 94.93% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 4.91% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Guntown population density is 493.61 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 61.62 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Guntown is white, which represent 72.20% of the total population. The average Guntown education level is about the same as the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 2,306. #109

Population Growth Since 2000, #11

Guntown, MS

Population Density, #176

Guntown, MS
493.61 per square mile
61.62 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:1,665 (72.20%, #118)
Black:481 (20.86%, #250)
Hispanic:33 (1.43%, #134)
Asian:66 (2.86%, #31)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):16 (0.69%, #36)
One Race, Other:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Two or More Races:78 (3.38%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Chinese:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Filipino:66 (100.00%, see rank)
Japanese:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Korean:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Vietnamese:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Asian, Other:0 (0.00%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

1,864 (80.83%) out of the total population of 2,306 reported first ancestry.

 Guntown, MS% of the Total PopulationMississippiU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.19%0.56%
Czech90.39%, see rank0.07%0.47%
Danish00.00%, see rank0.08%0.42%
Dutch150.65%, see rank0.62%1.40%
English2159.32%, see rank7.58%8.02%
French00.00%, see rank2.69%3.34%
German1556.72%, see rank5.56%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.10%0.41%
Hungarian341.47%, see rank0.07%0.46%
Irish2149.28%, see rank8.44%10.80%
Italian80.35%, see rank1.87%5.52%
Norwegian40.17%, see rank0.20%1.42%
Polish361.56%, see rank0.44%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.06%0.44%
Russian00.00%, see rank0.13%0.92%
Scotch-Irish421.82%, see rank1.58%0.99%
Scottish220.95%, see rank1.46%1.72%
Subsaharan African20.09%, see rank0.62%0.95%
Swedish00.00%, see rank0.27%1.27%
Swiss00.00%, see rank0.07%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.03%0.31%
American39217.00%, see rank11.78%7.12%
Welsh20.09%, see rank0.28%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 1,030 (44.67%, see rank)
Females: 1,276 (55.33%, see rank)

Guntown, MS
Male: 44.67%
Female: 55.33%
Male: 48.55%
Female: 51.45%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Guntown, MS
31.30 years old
36.30 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Guntown, MS
29.90 years old
34.90 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Guntown, MS
31.70 years old
37.80 years old
38.80 years old

 Guntown, MS% of the Total PopulationMississippiU.S.
Under 5 years1637.07%, see rank6.75%6.36%
5 to 9 years2109.11%, see rank6.89%6.51%
10 to 14 years27211.80%, see rank7.08%6.59%
15 to 19 years1476.37%, see rank7.18%6.85%
20 to 24 years1134.90%, see rank7.44%7.13%
25 to 34 years42918.60%, see rank12.98%13.47%
35 to 44 years39717.22%, see rank12.50%12.96%
45 to 54 years23810.32%, see rank13.50%14.09%
55 to 64 years1466.33%, see rank12.18%12.29%
65 to 74 years1375.94%, see rank7.75%7.64%
75 to 84 512.21%, see rank4.21%4.25%
85 years and over30.13%, see rank1.55%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Guntown, MSMississippiU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population1,401, 100%1,929,591209,056,129
Less Than High School241, 17.20%, see rank18.06%13.67%
High School Graduate364, 25.98%, see rank30.25%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree466, 33.26%, see rank31.29%29.09%
Bachelor Degree229, 16.35%, see rank12.90%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree101, 7.21%, see rank7.51%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.14, see rank12.9413.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Guntown, MS MississippiU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten7294.44%5.56%79.87%20.13%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)35298.58%, see rank1.42%, see rank89.76%10.24%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)11283.04%, see rank16.96%, see rank88.29%11.71%90.60%9.40%
College9893.88%, see rank6.12%, see rank87.67%12.33%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School3073.33%, see rank26.67%, see rank74.93%25.07%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Guntown, MSMississippiU.S.
Total Households793, 100%1,092,627116,211,092
Average Household Size2.91, see rank2.642.63
1 Person Households176, 22.19%, see rank27.31%27.57%
2 or More Person Households617, 77.81%, see rank72.69%72.43%
Family Households (Families)595, 75.03%, see rank68.69%66.22%
Average Family Size3.51, see rank3.303.32
Married-Couple Family417, 52.59%, see rank45.22%48.42%
Nonfamily Households198, 24.97%, see rank31.31%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Guntown, MS%MississippiU.S.
15 Years and Over Total1,661see rank2,365,897252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over740100%, see rank1,133,229123,281,364
Never Married18625.14%, see rank35.54%35.77%
Married46062.16%, see rank50.55%52.04%
Widowed202.70%, see rank2.91%2.57%
Divorced7410.00%, see rank11.00%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over921100%, see rank1,232,668129,692,771
Never Married22023.89%, see rank30.41%29.48%
Married45148.97%, see rank46.21%49.19%
Widowed879.45%, see rank10.86%9.16%
Divorced16317.70%, see rank12.51%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Guntown, MS%MississippiU.S.
Native2,26998.40%, see rank97.76%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence1,68473.03%, see rank71.47%58.73%
Born in Different State58325.28%, see rank25.73%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
20.09%, see rank0.56%1.42%
Foreign Born371.60%, see rank2.24%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship80.35%, see rank0.79%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship291.26%, see rank1.46%7.09%
Born In Europe00.00%, see rank0.23%1.53%
Born In Asia190.82%, see rank0.75%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.06%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.01%0.07%
Born In Latin America180.78%, see rank1.15%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.05%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Guntown, MS%MississippiU.S.
English75995.71%, see rank95.53%79.39%
Spanish263.28%, see rank2.64%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages00.00%, see rank0.89%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages81.01%, see rank0.67%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.28%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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