|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Gloster is 887. Gloster, Mississippi is the 10,744th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Gloster was in 1990, when its population was 1,316. In 1990, Gloster was the 8,566th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,744th largest city in the US. Gloster is currently 32.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Gloster has shrunk 17.0% since the year 2000. Gloster, Mississippi's growth is below average. 77% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10738||Mount Olive, Mississippi||889||-5.8%|
|10741||Loch Lloyd, Missouri||888||140.6%|
|10742||Point Hope, Alaska||888||17.6%|
|10746||Longport, New Jersey||887||-15.7%|
|10749||Oak Ridge, Texas||887||82.8%|
|10750||Rowland, North Carolina||887||-22.4%|
The total voting age population of Gloster, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 741. The voting age population is 42.5% male and 57.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 6.6% of the residents of Gloster are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Gloster are 81.1% Black and 18.9% White.
In Gloster, 54.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 77.1%. On a per-household basis, 51.6% of families are below the poverty line in Gloster.
Among those aged 16 and older, 42.1% of Gloster residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.6% of Gloster residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 4.4% have a bachelor's degree and 0.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Gloster residents aged 5 and older, 0.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Gloster is 5.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Gloster, 26.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Gloster is $17,375.
In Gloster, 47.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 52.5% of housing units in Gloster.
Of all the housing units in Gloster, 3.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Gloster, 20.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 120 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Gloster is $470.
In Gloster, 52.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.