Silver City demographics profile

StatisticSilver CityMississippiNational
Population density (sq mi)6166491
Median age33.636.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%42%43%
Speak English100%96%79%
Speak Spanish0%2%13%
Silver City, MS has a population of 372 and is the 21,292nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 616 per sq mi which is 863% higher than the Mississippi average and 580% higher than the national average. The median age in Silver City is 34 which is approximately 8% lower than the Mississippi average of 37. In Silver City, 57% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 100% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 95% of Silver City residents were born in Mississippi, 5% 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 Silver City is 863% higher than Mississippi.
  • The median age in Silver City is 8% lower than Mississippi.
  • In Silver City 18.55% of the population is White.
  • In Silver City 81.45% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Silver City 0.00% of the population is Asian.

Compare Silver City, MS Demographics To Other Cities


      Silver City population breakdown by race

      RaceSilver CityMississippiNational
      Black or African American81.45%37.51%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.44%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.02%0.18%
      Mixed race0.00%1.18%3.06%
      Other race0.00%0.88%4.75%
      In Silver City, 0.0% 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 Silver City, MS demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).