|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Itta Bena is 1,608. Itta Bena, Mississippi is the 8,429th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Itta Bena was in 1990, when its population was 2,432. In 1990, Itta Bena was the 6,210th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,429th largest city in the US. Itta Bena is currently 33.9% smaller than it was in 1990.
Itta Bena has shrunk 26.4% since the year 2000. Itta Bena, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8424||Stanfield, North Carolina||1,614||44.3%|
|8427||Pewee Valley, Kentucky||1,612||11.4%|
|8429||Itta Bena, Mississippi||1,608||-26.4%|
|8432||Bunker Hill, Illinois||1,606||-11.1%|
|8434||Harvey, North Dakota||1,606||-18.8%|
|8435||Nissequogue, New York||1,606||4.0%|
The total voting age population of Itta Bena, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,184. The voting age population is 42.1% male and 57.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.9% of the residents of Itta Bena are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Itta Bena are 90.2% Black, 8.7% White and 1.1% Two or more races. Additionally, 1.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Itta Bena, 49.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 58.3%. On a per-household basis, 47.2% of families are below the poverty line in Itta Bena.
Among those aged 16 and older, 44.2% of Itta Bena residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 75.4% of Itta Bena residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.3% have a bachelor's degree and 3.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Itta Bena residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Itta Bena is 23.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Itta Bena, 12.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Itta Bena is $17,210.
In Itta Bena, 41.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 58.2% of housing units in Itta Bena.
Of all the housing units in Itta Bena, 5.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Itta Bena, 5.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Itta Bena is $582.
In Itta Bena, 25.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.