|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Drew is 1,780. Drew, Mississippi is the 8,029th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Drew was in 2000, when its population was 2,419. In 2000, Drew was the 6,643rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,029th largest city in the US. Drew is currently 26.4% smaller than it was in 2000.
Drew has shrunk 26.4% since the year 2000. Drew, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8024||Mayville, North Dakota||1,783||-8.6%|
|8025||Cedar Point, North Carolina||1,782||116.5%|
|8027||Idaho Springs, Colorado||1,781||-7.7%|
|8034||West Carthage, New York||1,778||-15.3%|
|8035||Zolfo Springs, Florida||1,777||6.0%|
The total voting age population of Drew, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,394. The voting age population is 43.6% male and 56.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.6% of the residents of Drew are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Drew are 86.7% Black, 13.0% White and 0.3% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Drew, 42.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 59.2%. On a per-household basis, 40.8% of families are below the poverty line in Drew.
Among those aged 16 and older, 52.7% of Drew residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 78.8% of Drew residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.4% have a bachelor's degree and 3.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Drew residents aged 5 and older, 0.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Drew is 17.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Drew, 32.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Drew is $25,396.
In Drew, 46.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 54.0% of housing units in Drew.
Of all the housing units in Drew, 8.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Drew, 3.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Drew is $494.
In Drew, 52.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.