In 2021, Mississippi had a population of 2.97M people with a median age of 37.8 and a median household income of $49,111. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Mississippi declined from 2.98M to 2.97M, a −0.497% decrease and its median household income grew from $46,511 to $49,111, a 5.59% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Mississippi are White (Non-Hispanic) (56%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (37.4%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.75%), White (Hispanic) (1.35%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.06%).
3.92% of the households in Mississippi reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
98.7% of the residents in Mississippi are U.S. citizens.
In 2021, the median property value in Mississippi was $133,000, and the homeownership rate was 68.9%.
Most people in Mississippi drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Mississippi was 2 cars per household.