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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataMississippi

Demographic Statistics

Columbus, Mississippi,

Number

Percent

Total population25,944100.0
SEX AND AGE
Male11,73745.2
Female14,20754.8
Under 5 years1,8427.1
5 to 9 years1,8857.3
10 to 14 years1,8837.3
15 to 19 years1,9717.6
20 to 24 years2,2888.8
25 to 34 years3,50913.5
35 to 44 years3,38713.1
45 to 54 years3,04311.7
55 to 59 years1,1304.4
60 to 64 years9723.7
65 to 74 years1,9047.3
75 to 84 years1,4355.5
85 years and over6952.7
Median age (years)33.8(X)
18 years and over19,19874.0
Male
8,24731.8
Female
10,95142.2
21 years and over17,91569.1
62 years and over4,63117.8
65 years and over4,03415.5
Male
1,3725.3
Female
2,66210.3
RACE
One race25,73999.2
White
11,31743.6
Black or African American
14,11754.4
American Indian and Alaska Native
250.1
Asian
1440.6
Asian Indian
330.1
Chinese
380.1
Filipino
210.1
Japanese
90.0
Korean
180.1
Vietnamese
70.0

Other Asian 1

180.1
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
30.0
Native Hawaiian
00.0
Guamanian or Chamorro
20.0
Samoan
10.0

Other Pacific Islander 2

00.0
Some other race
1330.5
Two or more races2050.8

Race alone or in combination with one or more other races 3

White11,44944.1
Black or African American14,23554.9
American Indian and Alaska Native840.3
Asian1960.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander290.1
Some other race1770.7
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Total population25,944100.0
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)2921.1
Mexican
1570.6
Puerto Rican
160.1
Cuban
80.0
Other Hispanic or Latino
1110.4
Not Hispanic or Latino25,65298.9
White alone
11,22443.3
RELATIONSHIP
Total population25,944100.0
In households24,37093.9
Householder
10,06238.8
Spouse
3,82714.8
Child
7,59729.3
Own child under 18 years
5,53021.3
Other relatives
1,8887.3
Under 18 years
1,0073.9
Nonrelatives
9963.8
Unmarried partner
4301.7
In group quarters1,5746.1
Institutionalized population
9033.5
Noninstitutionalized population
6712.6
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE
Total households10,062100.0
Family households (families)6,42063.8
With own children under 18 years
2,99929.8
Married-couple family
3,82738.0
With own children under 18 years
1,50014.9
Female householder, no husband present
2,18621.7
With own children under 18 years
1,31613.1
Nonfamily households3,64236.2
Householder living alone
3,14731.3
Householder 65 years and over
1,22312.2
Households with individuals under 18 years3,50034.8
Households with individuals 65 years and over2,71827.0
Average household size2.42(X)
Average family size3.07(X)
HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total housing units11,112100.0
Occupied housing units10,06290.6
Vacant housing units1,0509.4
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use
610.5
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent)2.2(X)
Rental vacancy rate (percent)9.2(X)
HOUSING TENURE
Occupied housing units10,062100.0
Owner-occupied housing units5,46154.3
Renter-occupied housing units4,60145.7
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.48(X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.35(X)
(X) Not applicable
1 Other Asian alone, or two or more Asian categories.
2 Other Pacific Islander alone, or two or more Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander categories.
3 In combination with one or more other races listed. The six numbers may add to more than the total population and the six percentages may add to more than 100 percent because individuals may report more than one race.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 1, Matrices P1, P3, P4, P8, P9, P12, P13, P,17, P18, P19, P20, P23, P27, P28, P33, PCT5, PCT8, PCT11, PCT15, H1, H3, H4, H5, H11, and H12.

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