|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Union is 1,972. Union, Mississippi is the 7,668th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Union was in 2000, when its population was 2,022. In 2000, Union was the 7,324th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,668th largest city in the US. Union is currently 2.5% smaller than it was in 2000.
Union has shrunk 2.4% since the year 2000. Union, Mississippi's growth is about average. 58% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7664||Laurel Springs, New Jersey||1,973||0.3%|
|7666||Pawling, New York||1,973||-11.6%|
|7669||Arcade, New York||1,970||-2.5%|
|7672||Ocean Gate, New Jersey||1,968||-5.1%|
The total voting age population of Union, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,635. The voting age population is 46.2% male and 53.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.2% of the residents of Union are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Union are 49.9% White, 49.0% Black, 0.9% Two or more races, 0.2% American Indian and 0.1% Asian.
In Union, 24.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 30.6%. On a per-household basis, 15.8% of families are below the poverty line in Union.
Among those aged 16 and older, 45.0% of Union residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 75.3% of Union residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.7% have a bachelor's degree and 4.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Union residents aged 5 and older, 0.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Union is 10.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Union, 22.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Union is $35,300.
In Union, 62.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.2% of housing units in Union.
Of all the housing units in Union, 7.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Union, 12.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 120 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Union is $475.
In Union, 63.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.