|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Bay Springs is 1,585. Bay Springs, Mississippi is the 8,480th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Bay Springs was in 2000, when its population was 2,106. In 2000, Bay Springs was the 7,176th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,480th largest city in the US. Bay Springs is currently 24.7% smaller than it was in 2000.
Bay Springs has shrunk 24.7% since the year 2000. Bay Springs, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8479||Addison, New York||1,585||-11.7%|
|8480||Bay Springs, Mississippi||1,585||-24.7%|
|8482||Fox Lake, Wisconsin||1,585||7.6%|
|8483||Archer City, Texas||1,584||-14.7%|
|8486||Allegany, New York||1,582||-15.7%|
The total voting age population of Bay Springs, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,187. The voting age population is 41.4% male and 58.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.1% of the residents of Bay Springs are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Bay Springs are 61.1% Black, 36.9% White, 2.0% Two or more races and 0.1% American Indian.
In Bay Springs, 23.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 33.0%. On a per-household basis, 19.1% of families are below the poverty line in Bay Springs.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.5% of Bay Springs residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.4% of Bay Springs residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.3% have a bachelor's degree and 2.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Bay Springs residents aged 5 and older, 0.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Bay Springs is 5.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Bay Springs, 14.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Bay Springs is $39,097.
In Bay Springs, 59.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.4% of housing units in Bay Springs.
Of all the housing units in Bay Springs, 6.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Bay Springs, 17.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 140 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Bay Springs is $564.
In Bay Springs, 44.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.