|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ruleville is 2,572. Ruleville, Mississippi is the 6,738th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Ruleville was in 1990, when its population was 3,265. In 1990, Ruleville was the 5,279th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,738th largest city in the US. Ruleville is currently 21.2% smaller than it was in 1990.
Ruleville has shrunk 20.1% since the year 2000. Ruleville, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6733||Santa Claus, Indiana||2,579||25.0%|
|6736||Franklinton, North Carolina||2,572||46.8%|
|6737||Loris, South Carolina||2,572||23.5%|
|6739||White Pine, Tennessee||2,572||27.6%|
|6740||Center Point, Iowa||2,570||27.0%|
The total voting age population of Ruleville, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,101. The voting age population is 46.9% male and 53.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.8% of the residents of Ruleville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ruleville are 76.5% Black, 23.4% White and 0.1% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ruleville, 34.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 47.8%. On a per-household basis, 34.5% of families are below the poverty line in Ruleville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.0% of Ruleville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.0% of Ruleville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.1% have a bachelor's degree and 6.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ruleville residents aged 5 and older, 0.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ruleville is 14.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ruleville, 30.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ruleville is $32,188.
In Ruleville, 52.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 47.5% of housing units in Ruleville.
Of all the housing units in Ruleville, 5.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Ruleville, 7.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ruleville is $499.
In Ruleville, 59.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.