|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Shannon is 1,489. Shannon, Mississippi is the 8,729th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Shannon was in 2010, when its population was 1,753. In 2010, Shannon was the 8,071st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,729th largest city in the US. Shannon is currently 15.1% smaller than it was in 2010.
Shannon has shrunk 10.4% since the year 2000. Shannon, Mississippi's growth is below average. 68% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8724||Bell Acres, Pennsylvania||1,491||10.7%|
|8727||East Dubuque, Illinois||1,489||-25.4%|
|8732||New Paris, Ohio||1,488||-7.8%|
|8733||Fort Recovery, Ohio||1,487||16.0%|
|8734||Glen Dale, West Virginia||1,486||-3.8%|
|8735||Head of the Harbor, New York||1,486||2.0%|
The total voting age population of Shannon, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,264. The voting age population is 48.8% male and 51.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.9% of the residents of Shannon are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Shannon are 61.4% Black, 36.3% White and 2.3% Other. Additionally, 3.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Shannon, 28.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 37.4%. On a per-household basis, 26.9% of families are below the poverty line in Shannon.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.0% of Shannon residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 73.7% of Shannon residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.4% have a bachelor's degree and 2.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Shannon residents aged 5 and older, 2.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Shannon is 11.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Shannon, 15.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Shannon is $31,019.
In Shannon, 59.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.6% of housing units in Shannon.
Of all the housing units in Shannon, 6.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Shannon, 15.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 130 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Shannon is $502.
In Shannon, 61.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.