Grenada demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)4296491
Median age37.336.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%42%43%
Speak English100%96%79%
Speak Spanish0%2%13%
Grenada, MS has a population of 12,863 and is the 3,232nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 429 per sq mi which is 570% higher than the Mississippi average and 373% higher than the national average. The median age in Grenada is 37 which is approximately 2% higher than the Mississippi average of 37. In Grenada, 44% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 100% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 82% of Grenada residents were born in Mississippi, 18% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Grenada is 570% higher than Mississippi.
  • The median age in Grenada is 2% higher than Mississippi.
  • In Grenada 40.29% of the population is White.
  • In Grenada 58.70% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Grenada 0.06% of the population is Asian.

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      Grenada population breakdown by race

      Black or African American58.70%37.51%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.44%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.02%0.18%
      Mixed race0.89%1.18%3.06%
      Other race0.05%0.88%4.75%
      In Grenada, 0.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Source: The Grenada, MS demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).