|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Quitman is 1,964. Quitman, Mississippi is the 7,680th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Quitman was in 1990, when its population was 2,753. In 1990, Quitman was the 5,784th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,680th largest city in the US. Quitman is currently 28.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Quitman has shrunk 20.0% since the year 2000. Quitman, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 92% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7676||Star Valley Ranch, Wyoming||1,967||202.1%|
|7678||Mill City, Oregon||1,965||25.7%|
|7681||Spring City, Tennessee||1,964||-7.1%|
|7685||Prairie Grove, Illinois||1,961||89.8%|
The total voting age population of Quitman, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,587. The voting age population is 42.8% male and 57.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 24.4% of the residents of Quitman are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Quitman are 58.2% White, 40.2% Black, 0.7% Other, 0.5% Two or more races and 0.4% American Indian. Additionally, 2.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Quitman, 25.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 63.6%. On a per-household basis, 20.8% of families are below the poverty line in Quitman.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.2% of Quitman residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.9% of Quitman residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 27.4% have a bachelor's degree and 8.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Quitman residents aged 5 and older, 1.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Quitman is 8.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Quitman, 32.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Quitman is $47,321.
In Quitman, 71.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 28.4% of housing units in Quitman.
Of all the housing units in Quitman, 8.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Quitman, 6.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Quitman is $723.
In Quitman, 70.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.