|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Pickens is 896. Pickens, Mississippi is the 10,705th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Pickens was in 2000, when its population was 1,311. In 2000, Pickens was the 9,036th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,705th largest city in the US. Pickens is currently 31.7% smaller than it was in 2000.
Pickens has shrunk 31.6% since the year 2000. Pickens, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10702||Grand Ridge, Florida||896||13.2%|
|10703||Log Lane Village, Colorado||896||-12.1%|
|10704||Oriental, North Carolina||896||1.7%|
|10707||Van Wyck, South Carolina||896|
|10708||Walhalla, North Dakota||896||-14.8%|
|10709||Deal, New Jersey||895||-16.5%|
|10711||Iron Ridge, Wisconsin||895||-9.4%|
The total voting age population of Pickens, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 723. The voting age population is 34.7% male and 65.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.7% of the residents of Pickens are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Pickens are 99.0% Black and 1.0% White.
In Pickens, 33.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 37.0%. On a per-household basis, 28.8% of families are below the poverty line in Pickens.
Among those aged 16 and older, 50.5% of Pickens residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 80.5% of Pickens residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 24.8% have a bachelor's degree and 3.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Pickens 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 Pickens is 10.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Pickens, 40.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Pickens is $26,282.
In Pickens, 61.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 38.5% of housing units in Pickens.
Of all the housing units in Pickens, 2.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Pickens, 19.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Pickens is $492.
In Pickens, 58.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.