|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Gautier is 18,996. Gautier, Mississippi is the 1,955th largest city in the US.
Gautier is located entirely in Jackson County.
The peak population of Gautier was in 2020, when its population was 19,000. In 2020, Gautier was the 1,940th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,955th largest city in the US. Gautier is currently 0.0% smaller than it was in 2020.
Gautier has grown 12.6% since the 2000. Gautier, Mississippi's growth is about average. 57% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Gautier has a population density of 614.4 people per square mile.
|1954||St. Michael, Minnesota||19,001||103.0%|
|1956||Lynn Haven, Florida||18,990||51.8%|
|1961||Fox Crossing, Wisconsin||18,925|
The total voting age population of Gautier, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 14,241. The voting age population is 50.7% male and 49.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.1% of the residents of Gautier are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Gautier are 59.3% White, 30.8% Black, 6.1% Other, 3.0% Asian and 0.8% Two or more races. Additionally, 11.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Gautier, 16.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 19.6%. On a per-household basis, 11.9% of families are below the poverty line in Gautier.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.0% of Gautier residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.2% of Gautier residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.5% have a bachelor's degree and 8.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Gautier residents aged 5 and older, 10.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 8.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Gautier is 9.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Gautier, 15.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Gautier is $47,399.
In Gautier, 60.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 39.5% of housing units in Gautier.
Of all the housing units in Gautier, 0.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Gautier, 28.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Gautier is $923.
In Gautier, 78.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.