In 2017, Decatur, MS had a population of 1.89k people with a median age of 22.2 and a median household income of $24,063. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Decatur, MS declined from 2,087 to 1,888, a -9.54% decrease and its median household income declined from $36,908 to $24,063, a -34.8% decrease.
The population of Decatur, MS is 59.9% White Alone, 36.9% Black or African American Alone, and 2.33% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Decatur, MS speak a non-English language, and 99.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Decatur, MS are East Central Community College (567 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Decatur, MS is $105,800, and the homeownership rate is 50.1%. Most people in Decatur, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Decatur, MS is 2 cars per household.