In 2020, Mississippi had a population of 2.98M people with a median age of 37.7 and a median household income of $46,511. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Mississippi declined from 2.98M to 2.98M, a −0.0865% decrease and its median household income grew from $45,081 to $46,511, a 3.17% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Mississippi are White (Non-Hispanic) (56.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (37.5%), White (Hispanic) (1.62%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.31%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.991%).
3.98% 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 2020, the median property value in Mississippi was $125,500, and the homeownership rate was 68.8%. Most people in Mississippi drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Mississippi was 2 cars per household.