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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Weir is 440. Weir, Mississippi is the 13,705th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Weir was in 2000, when its population was 552. In 2000, Weir was the 12,967th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,705th largest city in the US. Weir is currently 20.3% smaller than it was in 2000.
Weir has shrunk 20.2% since the year 2000. Weir, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 85% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|13702||Fox Chase, Kentucky||440||-7.9%|
|13703||Lodge Grass, Montana||440||-17.1%|
|13711||Ronda, North Carolina||439||-4.7%|
The total voting age population of Weir, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 568. The voting age population is 59.5% male and 40.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.5% of the residents of Weir are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Weir are 75.5% Black, 24.3% White and 0.2% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Weir, 26.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 51.0%. On a per-household basis, 20.0% of families are below the poverty line in Weir.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.9% of Weir residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 77.0% of Weir residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.7% have a bachelor's degree and 2.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Weir residents aged 5 and older, 0.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Weir is 8.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Weir, 15.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Weir is $30,714.
In Weir, 52.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 47.3% of housing units in Weir.
Of all the housing units in Weir, 9.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Weir, 8.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Weir is $542.
In Weir, 53.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.