|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Shaw is 1,437. Shaw, Mississippi is the 8,855th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Shaw was in 1990, when its population was 2,413. In 1990, Shaw was the 6,236th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,855th largest city in the US. Shaw is currently 40.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Shaw has shrunk 37.8% since the year 2000. Shaw, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8851||New Fairview, Texas||1,438||61.3%|
|8852||West Salem, Ohio||1,438||-4.2%|
|8854||New Brockton, Alabama||1,437||15.3%|
|8857||Pilot Mountain, North Carolina||1,436||11.8%|
|8860||Mount Airy, Georgia||1,435||90.8%|
The total voting age population of Shaw, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,362. The voting age population is 40.0% male and 60.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.2% of the residents of Shaw are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Shaw are 94.7% Black and 5.3% White.
In Shaw, 49.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 74.0%. On a per-household basis, 44.2% of families are below the poverty line in Shaw.
Among those aged 16 and older, 41.5% of Shaw residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 73.0% of Shaw residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.9% have a bachelor's degree and 7.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Shaw residents aged 5 and older, 4.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Shaw is 12.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Shaw, 40.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Shaw is $20,265.
In Shaw, 56.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.6% of housing units in Shaw.
Of all the housing units in Shaw, 9.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Shaw, 8.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Shaw is $518.
In Shaw, 41.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.