|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Walnut is 706. Walnut, Mississippi is the 11,763rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Walnut was in 2010, when its population was 771. In 2010, Walnut was the 11,461st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,763rd largest city in the US. Walnut is currently 8.4% smaller than it was in 2010.
Walnut has shrunk 6.4% since the year 2000. Walnut, Mississippi's growth is about average. 55% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|11758||Elizabeth, West Virginia||706||-28.9%|
|11760||Lake Tanglewood, Texas||706||-14.6%|
|11761||Pikeville, North Carolina||706||-3.9%|
|11762||Ray, North Dakota||706||32.9%|
|11769||Penney Farms, Florida||705||21.5%|
The total voting age population of Walnut, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 764. The voting age population is 42.1% male and 57.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.1% of the residents of Walnut are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Walnut are 80.3% White, 18.6% Black, 0.9% Asian, 0.2% Other and 0.1% American Indian.
In Walnut, 42.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 50.8%. On a per-household basis, 35.5% of families are below the poverty line in Walnut.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.4% of Walnut residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.9% of Walnut residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 18.6% have a bachelor's degree and 9.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Walnut residents aged 5 and older, 0.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Walnut is 7.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Walnut, 8.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Walnut is $37,837.
In Walnut, 51.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 48.1% of housing units in Walnut.
Of all the housing units in Walnut, 12.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Walnut, 11.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Walnut is $443.
In Walnut, 72.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.