Southaven Population By Year

Population Graph For Southaven, 1990 - 2022
Year Population Rank in US Growth Rate
2021 55,429 715 1.2%
2020 54,774 719 1.1%
2010 48,982 726 5.2%
2000 29,508 1,086 3.4%
1990 21,220 1,300

Southaven Population Facts

What is the current population of Southaven?

Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Southaven is 55,429. Southaven, Mississippi is the 715th largest city in the US.

What county is Southaven, Mississippi in?

Southaven is located entirely in DeSoto County.

What is the size of Southaven, Mississippi in square miles?

Southaven has an area of 41.2 square miles. Southaven is the 8th largest city, by area, in Mississippi.

What was the peak population of Southaven?

The current population of Southaven (55,429) is it's peak population.

How quickly is Southaven growing?

Southaven has grown 87.8% since the 2000. Southaven, Mississippi is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 87% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

What is the population density of Southaven, Mississippi?

Southaven has a population density of 1,187.5 people per square mile.

Similarly Sized Cities In Mississippi

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2021
510 Gulfport 72,105 0.9%
715 Southaven 55,429 87.8%
810 Biloxi 49,241 -2.8%
848 Hattiesburg 47,068 2.0%
984 Olive Branch 40,276 88.8%
1055 Tupelo 37,667 9.8%
1158 Meridian 34,424 -16.6%
1360 Greenville 28,777 -30.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2021
709 Apple Valley, Minnesota 55,638 21.1%
710 Kingsport, Tennessee 55,582 22.4%
711 Valdosta, Georgia 55,567 20.4%
712 Mount Prospect, Illinois 55,541 -1.1%
713 Smyrna, Tennessee 55,518 99.7%
714 Apopka, Florida 55,496 99.5%
715 Southaven, Mississippi 55,429 87.8%
716 Brookhaven, Georgia 55,366
717 Arcadia, California 55,345 4.0%
718 West Haven, Connecticut 55,294 5.5%
719 Perth Amboy, New Jersey 55,291 16.7%
720 San Jacinto, California 55,290 131.3%
721 Beaumont, California 55,280 384.1%

Southaven Demographics

What is the voting age population of Southaven, Mississippi?

The total voting age population of Southaven, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 38,785. The voting age population is 44.8% male and 55.2% female.

What percentage of Southaven, Mississippi residents are senior citizens?

According to the latest census statistics, 13.6% of the residents of Southaven are 65 or older.

What are the racial demographics of Southaven, Mississippi?

The racial demographics of Southaven are 65.9% White, 27.9% Black, 2.3% Two or more races, 2.0% Asian, 1.7% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 5.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.

What percentage of Southaven, Mississippi residents are below the poverty line?

In Southaven, 10.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 13.4%. On a per-household basis, 7.4% of families are below the poverty line in Southaven.

What percentage of Southaven, Mississippi residents are in the labor force?

Among those aged 16 and older, 67.5% of Southaven residents are in the labor force.

What are the education levels among Southaven, Mississippi residents?

Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.7% of Southaven residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.2% have a bachelor's degree and 8.1% have a graduate or professional degree.

What percentage of Southaven, Mississippi residents speak a non-English language at home?

Among Southaven residents aged 5 and older, 6.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.6% speak an Asian language.

Southaven Income & Labor Statistics

What is the unemployment rate in Southaven, Mississippi?

The unemployment rate in Southaven is 4.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.

What percentage of Southaven, Mississippi residents work for the government?

In Southaven, 12.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.

What is the median income in Southaven, Mississippi?

The median household income in Southaven is $61,026.

Southaven Housing & Rent Statistics

What percentage of housing units are owner-occupied in Southaven, Mississippi?

In Southaven, 67.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.

What percentage of housing units are rented in Southaven, Mississippi?

Renters occupy 32.9% of housing units in Southaven.

What percentage of Southaven, Mississippi housing units were built before 1940?

Of all the housing units in Southaven, 1.0% of them were build before 1940.

What percentage of Southaven, Mississippi housing units were built after 2000?

In Southaven, 38.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 8,200 units.

What is the median monthly rent in Southaven, Mississippi?

The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Southaven is $1,056.

What percentage of households in Southaven, Mississippi have broadband internet?

In Southaven, 83.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.


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