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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Mississippi State is 3,637. The Mississippi State population density is 1,544.65 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 Mississippi State is white, which represent 67.97% of the total population. The average Mississippi State education level is higher than the state average and is higher 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: 3,637. #85

Population Growth Since 2006-2010, see rank

Mississippi State, MS

*The Mississippi State, MS population growth rate is since 2006-2010. The Mississippi and U.S population growth rate is since 2000.

Population Density, #24

Mississippi State, MS
1,544.65 per square mile
61.62 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:2,472 (67.97%, #131)
Black:1,067 (29.34%, #220)
Hispanic:59 (1.62%, #129)
Asian:40 (1.10%, #71)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):16 (0.44%, #47)
One Race, Other:31 (0.85%, see rank)
Two or More Races:11 (0.30%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Chinese:6 (15.00%, see rank)
Filipino:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Japanese:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Korean:34 (85.00%, 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

3,523 (96.87%) out of the total population of 3,637 reported first ancestry.

 Mississippi State, MS% of the Total PopulationMississippiU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.19%0.56%
Czech00.00%, see rank0.07%0.47%
Danish120.33%, see rank0.08%0.42%
Dutch90.25%, see rank0.62%1.40%
English61816.99%, see rank7.58%8.02%
French2877.89%, see rank2.69%3.34%
German58015.95%, see rank5.56%15.03%
Greek30.08%, see rank0.10%0.41%
Hungarian00.00%, see rank0.07%0.46%
Irish68218.75%, see rank8.44%10.80%
Italian1433.93%, see rank1.87%5.52%
Norwegian330.91%, see rank0.20%1.42%
Polish531.46%, see rank0.44%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.06%0.44%
Russian40.11%, see rank0.13%0.92%
Scotch-Irish892.45%, see rank1.58%0.99%
Scottish1684.62%, see rank1.46%1.72%
Subsaharan African00.00%, see rank0.62%0.95%
Swedish651.79%, see rank0.27%1.27%
Swiss60.16%, see rank0.07%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.03%0.31%
American3289.02%, see rank11.78%7.12%
Welsh90.25%, see rank0.28%0.57%

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

Population by Gender

Male: 1,743 (47.92%, see rank)
Females: 1,894 (52.08%, see rank)

Mississippi State, MS
Male: 47.92%
Female: 52.08%
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)
Mississippi State, MS
19.60 years old
36.30 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Mississippi State, MS
19.70 years old
34.90 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Mississippi State, MS
19.50 years old
37.80 years old
38.80 years old

 Mississippi State, MS% of the Total PopulationMississippiU.S.
Under 5 years00.00%, see rank6.75%6.36%
5 to 9 years00.00%, see rank6.89%6.51%
10 to 14 years160.44%, see rank7.08%6.59%
15 to 19 years2,19360.30%, see rank7.18%6.85%
20 to 24 years1,28435.30%, see rank7.44%7.13%
25 to 34 years772.12%, see rank12.98%13.47%
35 to 44 years551.51%, see rank12.50%12.96%
45 to 54 years120.33%, see rank13.50%14.09%
55 to 64 years00.00%, see rank12.18%12.29%
65 to 74 years00.00%, see rank7.75%7.64%
75 to 84 00.00%, see rank4.21%4.25%
85 years and over00.00%, see rank1.55%1.85%

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

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Mississippi State, MSMississippiU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population144, 100%1,929,591209,056,129
Less Than High School0, 0.00%, see rank18.06%13.67%
High School Graduate18, 12.50%, see rank30.25%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree40, 27.78%, see rank31.29%29.09%
Bachelor Degree19, 13.19%, see rank12.90%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree67, 46.53%, see rank7.51%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#16.34, 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

 Mississippi State, MS MississippiU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)16100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank89.76%10.24%89.86%10.14%
College3,52499.83%, see rank0.17%, see rank87.67%12.33%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School45100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank74.93%25.07%58.86%41.14%

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

Household and Family

 Mississippi State, MSMississippiU.S.
Total Households76, 100%1,092,627116,211,092
Average Household Size2.78, see rank2.642.63
1 Person Households40, 52.63%, see rank27.31%27.57%
2 or More Person Households36, 47.37%, see rank72.69%72.43%
Family Households (Families)15, 19.74%, see rank68.69%66.22%
Average Family Size4.60, see rank3.303.32
Married-Couple Family15, 19.74%, see rank45.22%48.42%
Nonfamily Households61, 80.26%, see rank31.31%33.78%

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

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Mississippi State, MS%MississippiU.S.
15 Years and Over Total3,621see rank2,365,897252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over1,727100%, see rank1,133,229123,281,364
Never Married1,67196.76%, see rank35.54%35.77%
Married523.01%, see rank50.55%52.04%
Widowed40.23%, see rank2.91%2.57%
Divorced00.00%, see rank11.00%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over1,894100%, see rank1,232,668129,692,771
Never Married1,87999.21%, see rank30.41%29.48%
Married150.79%, see rank46.21%49.19%
Widowed00.00%, see rank10.86%9.16%
Divorced00.00%, see rank12.51%12.16%

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

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Mississippi State, MS%MississippiU.S.
Native3,56898.10%, see rank97.76%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence1,61144.29%, see rank71.47%58.73%
Born in Different State1,93353.15%, see rank25.73%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
240.66%, see rank0.56%1.42%
Foreign Born691.90%, see rank2.24%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship40.11%, see rank0.79%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship651.79%, see rank1.46%7.09%
Born In Europe60.16%, see rank0.23%1.53%
Born In Asia541.48%, 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 America90.25%, 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

 Mississippi State, MS%MississippiU.S.
English76100.00%, see rank95.53%79.39%
Spanish00.00%, see rank2.64%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages00.00%, see rank0.89%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages00.00%, 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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