|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ackerman is 1,536. Ackerman, Mississippi is the 8,608th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Ackerman was in 2000, when its population was 1,691. In 2000, Ackerman was the 8,026th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,608th largest city in the US. Ackerman is currently 9.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Ackerman has shrunk 9.1% since the year 2000. Ackerman, Mississippi's growth is below average. 71% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8602||East Carbon, Utah||1,539||11.2%|
|8603||Eleanor, West Virginia||1,539||12.5%|
|8605||Snow Hill, North Carolina||1,539||-0.8%|
|8606||Lone Jack, Missouri||1,538||190.7%|
|8610||New Plymouth, Idaho||1,535||9.7%|
|8614||Rural Retreat, Virginia||1,533||13.7%|
The total voting age population of Ackerman, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,156. The voting age population is 44.6% male and 55.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.8% of the residents of Ackerman are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ackerman are 56.6% White, 42.2% Black, 0.9% Other, 0.1% Asian and 0.1% Two or more races. Additionally, 1.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ackerman, 28.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 38.1%. On a per-household basis, 26.7% of families are below the poverty line in Ackerman.
Among those aged 16 and older, 34.8% of Ackerman residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 80.7% of Ackerman residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.5% have a bachelor's degree and 6.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ackerman residents aged 5 and older, 1.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ackerman is 11.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ackerman, 25.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ackerman is $30,444.
In Ackerman, 65.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 34.5% of housing units in Ackerman.
Of all the housing units in Ackerman, 5.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Ackerman, 4.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ackerman is $294.
In Ackerman, 78.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.