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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Derma is 954. Derma, Mississippi is the 10,411th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Derma was in 2000, when its population was 1,177. In 2000, Derma was the 9,488th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,411th largest city in the US. Derma is currently 18.9% smaller than it was in 2000.
Derma has shrunk 18.9% since the year 2000. Derma, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 87% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
The total voting age population of Derma, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 786. The voting age population is 38.2% male and 61.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.4% of the residents of Derma are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Derma are 50.3% Black, 37.5% White and 12.2% Two or more races.
In Derma, 32.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 62.3%. On a per-household basis, 22.2% of families are below the poverty line in Derma.
Among those aged 16 and older, 46.1% of Derma residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.1% of Derma residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.4% have a bachelor's degree and 3.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Derma residents aged 5 and older, 1.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Derma is 0.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Derma, 8.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Derma is $29,180.
In Derma, 64.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 35.7% of housing units in Derma.
Of all the housing units in Derma, 4.9% of them were build before 1940.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Derma is $609.
In Derma, 62.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.