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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Heidelberg is 634. Heidelberg, Mississippi is the 12,214th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Heidelberg was in 1990, when its population was 981. In 1990, Heidelberg was the 9,867th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,214th largest city in the US. Heidelberg is currently 35.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Heidelberg has shrunk 24.1% since the year 2000. Heidelberg, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 90% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
The total voting age population of Heidelberg, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 580. The voting age population is 43.8% male and 56.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 26.7% of the residents of Heidelberg are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Heidelberg are 84.8% Black, 15.1% White and 0.1% Two or more races.
In Heidelberg, 27.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 42.6%. On a per-household basis, 25.5% of families are below the poverty line in Heidelberg.
Among those aged 16 and older, 38.4% of Heidelberg residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.9% of Heidelberg residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.3% have a bachelor's degree and 5.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Heidelberg residents aged 5 and older, 0.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Heidelberg is 12.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Heidelberg, 26.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Heidelberg is $25,938.
In Heidelberg, 76.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 23.8% of housing units in Heidelberg.
Of all the housing units in Heidelberg, 5.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Heidelberg, 13.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Heidelberg is $694.
In Heidelberg, 62.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.