Poverty in Mississippi State, Mississippi

What is the poverty rate in Mississippi State, Mississippi?
The poverty rate in Mississippi State is 35.9%. One out of every 2.8 residents of Mississippi State lives in poverty.

How many people in Mississippi State, Mississippi live in poverty?
133 of 370 Mississippi State residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.

How does the poverty rate in Mississippi State compare to the rest of Mississippi?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Mississippi is 21.5%, meaning Mississippi State has a dramatically higher than average percentage of residents below the poverty line when compared to the rest of Mississippi.

Source: 2017 ACS 5 Year

Mississippi State, Mississippi Poverty Rate By Sex

What is the poverty rate for men vs women living in Mississippi State, Mississippi?

Male

The Poverty Rate for men who live in Mississippi State, Mississippi is 51.4%.

Female

The Poverty Rate for women who live in Mississippi State, Mississippi is 0.0%.

Poverty Rate Disparity for Male vs Female Residents of Mississippi State, Mississippi

Male residents of Mississippi State, Mississippi are slightly(0%) more likely to live in poverty than females.

133 of 259 males in Mississippi State live below the poverty line.

0 of 111 females in Mississippi State live below the poverty line.

Mississippi State, Mississippi Poverty Rate By Place of Birth

What is the poverty rate for residents of Mississippi State, Mississippi born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born?

US Citizen

The Poverty Rate for residents of Mississippi State, Mississippi who were born citizens of the United States is 37.4%.

Foreign

The Poverty Rate for residents of Mississippi State, Mississippi who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 0.0%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Mississippi State, Mississippi born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Residents of Mississippi State, Mississippi who were born as US Citizens have a higher poverty rate than those who were born citizens of a country outside of the United States.

Of the 356 residents of Mississippi State, Mississippi who were born citizens of the United States, 133 (37.4%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 0 (0.0%) of 14 residents of Mississippi State, Mississippi who were born citizens of a country other than the US reported income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Poverty Rate in Mississippi State, Mississippi

The poverty rate in Mississippi State is 35.9%.
Mississippi State is in Oktibbeha County.
Mississippi Poverty Rate by City
Here is a comparison of Poverty Rate by city(minimum 1,000 residents) in Oktibbeha County.
City Poverty Rate
Mississippi State 35.9%
Starkville 30.2%

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