|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Houston is 3,772. Houston, Mississippi is the 5,587th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Houston was in 1990, when its population was 4,084. In 1990, Houston was the 4,650th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,587th largest city in the US. Houston is currently 7.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Houston has shrunk 7.1% since the year 2000. Houston, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 88% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5583||Hudson, North Carolina||3,777||23.0%|
|5584||Golf Manor, Ohio||3,776||-5.1%|
|5589||South Point, Ohio||3,772||0.2%|
|5592||Juno Beach, Florida||3,770||15.0%|
The total voting age population of Houston, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,498. The voting age population is 39.0% male and 61.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.5% of the residents of Houston are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Houston are 49.0% Black, 44.4% White, 5.4% Other, 0.6% Asian and 0.6% Two or more races. Additionally, 8.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Houston, 20.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 36.0%. On a per-household basis, 20.7% of families are below the poverty line in Houston.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.8% of Houston residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 77.8% of Houston residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 14.5% have a bachelor's degree and 3.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Houston residents aged 5 and older, 4.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Houston is 5.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Houston, 26.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Houston is $32,105.
In Houston, 57.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.7% of housing units in Houston.
Of all the housing units in Houston, 2.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Houston, 4.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Houston is $628.
In Houston, 70.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.