Pascagoula, MS Population by Age

The median age in Pascagoula, MS is 35.2, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 22.34% were under the age of 15, 19.90% aged 15 to 29, 42.94% aged 30 to 64, 12.87% aged 65 to 84, and 1.95% were 85 years of age and older.
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Updated Sep 17, 2023

Pascagoula, MS population age distribution

A complete breakdown of Pascagoula's age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups is listed in the table below.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 5 years 1,845 8.39%
5 to 9 years 1,518 6.9%
10 to 14 years 1,552 7.05%
15 to 19 years 1,343 6.1%
20 to 24 years 1,653 7.51%
25 to 29 years 1,382 6.28%
30 to 34 years 1,659 7.54%
35 to 39 years 1,680 7.64%
40 to 44 years 1,284 5.84%
45 to 49 years 1,393 6.33%
50 to 54 years 1,063 4.83%
55 to 59 years 1,277 5.8%
60 to 64 years 1,091 4.96%
65 to 69 years 1,247 5.67%
70 to 74 years 885 4.02%
75 to 79 years 358 1.63%
80 to 84 years 341 1.55%
85 years and over 430 1.95%
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Pascagoula, MS population by age group

Key stats
7,911
Population under 25 years
6,005
Population aged 25-44
4,824
Population aged 45-64
3,261
Population aged 65+

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021

The graph shows Pascagoula's population by age group, with age group on x-axis and the respective age group's percent of the total population on y-axis
Pascagoula, MS population by age group. The largest age group was 0-4 years with a poulation of 1,845 (8.39% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

The largest age group in Pascagoula, MS was for the group of age 0-4 years with a population of 1,845 (8.39%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey.

At the same time, the smallest age group in Pascagoula, MS was the 80-84 years with a population of 341 (1.55%).

Pascagoula, MS population by age cohort

To better understand the age distribution of Pascagoula, MS's population, we divided it into the following 3 cohorts:

  • Children : Under the age of 18 years
  • Adults (working population): Between the age of 18 and 64 years
  • Seniors: 65 years and above
The pie chart shows Pascagoula's population divided into segments, with each segment representing an age cohort. The area of each segment is in the same proportion of a circle as the population of the cohort is of the total population.
Pascagoula, MS population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). The largest age group was 18 - 64 years with a poulation of 13,061 (59.37% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the population for each of the three cohorts.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 18 years 5,679 25.81%
18 to 64 years 13,061 59.37%
85 years and over 3,261 14.82%
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Key stats for each age cohort as per our analysis of U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey:

  • Pascagoula's population under 18 was 25.81%, compared to the 22.51% nationwide.
  • Pascagoula's working population (between 18 and 64) was 59.37%, compared to 61.45% nationwide.
  • Pascagoula's elderly or the senior population (over 65 age) was 14.82% as compared to 16.04% nationwide.

Pascagoula, MS population pyramid

Population pyramid for Pascagoula, MS is charted below using the estimates from U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. A wide base suggests population increase, narrow base indicates declining birth rates.

Key stats from our analysis of the Pascagoula's population pyramid:

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Pascagoula, MS, is 35.6.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Pascagoula, MS, is 23.6.
  • Total dependency ratio for Pascagoula, MS is 59.1.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Pascagoula, MS is 4.2.
The graph shows Pascagoula's population across different age group and gender, with population on x-axis and population y-axis. The male population is plotted on the left in blue color whereas the female population is plotted on the right in pink color.
Pascagoula, MS population pyramid i.e. Pascagoula population distrubution across age and gender. Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the Pascagoula, MS's male and female population across different age groups:

Age Group Population(Male) Population(Female) Total Population
Under 5 years 1,024 821 1,845
5 to 9 years 748 770 1,518
10 to 14 years 1,024 528 1,552
15 to 19 years 676 667 1,343
20 to 24 years 866 787 1,653
25 to 29 years 719 663 1,382
30 to 34 years 703 956 1,659
35 to 39 years 584 1,096 1,680
40 to 44 years 470 814 1,284
45 to 49 years 847 546 1,393
50 to 54 years 613 450 1,063
55 to 59 years 650 627 1,277
60 to 64 years 430 661 1,091
65 to 69 years 653 594 1,247
70 to 74 years 423 462 885
75 to 79 years 135 223 358
80 to 84 years 88 253 341
85 years and over 219 211 430
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Things to know

What is the population of Pascagoula, MS under 18?

Pascagoula's population under the age of 18 is 5,679, as per the latest U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey estimates. This population is 25.81% of the total resident population of Pascagoula, MS.

What is the aging population in Pascagoula, MS?

Pascagoula's population aged 65 years and above was 3,261. As per the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey, this population is 14.82% of the entire population.

References

Datasets

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2023
Pascagoula, MS Age Group Population Dataset: A complete breakdown of Pascagoula age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Pascagoula population distribution across 18 age groups. It lists the population in each age group along with the percentage population relative of the total population for Pascagoula. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution of Pascagoula by age. For example, using this dataset, we can identify the largest age group in Pascagoula.

Key observations

The largest age group in Pascagoula, MS was for the group of age 0-4 years with a population of 1,845 (8.39%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey. At the same time, the smallest age group in Pascagoula, MS was the 80-84 years with a population of 341 (1.55%). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Pascagoula population by age group

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group in consideration
  • Population: The population for the specific age group in the Pascagoula is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Population: This column displays the population of each age group as a proportion of Pascagoula total population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Pascagoula Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Pascagoula, MS Age Cohorts Dataset: Children, Working Adults, and Seniors in Pascagoula - Population and Percentage Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Pascagoula population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). It lists the population in each age cohort group along with its percentage relative to the total population of Pascagoula. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution across children, working population and senior population for dependency ratio, housing requirements, ageing, migration patterns etc.

Key observations

The largest age group was $b3_v1 with a poulation of $b3_v2 ($b3_v3 of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Pascagoula population by age cohort

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age cohorts:

  • Under 18 years
  • 18 to 64 years
  • 65 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age cohort for the Pascagoula population analysis. Total expected values are 3 groups ( Children, Working Population and Senior Population).
  • Population: The population for the age cohort in Pascagoula is shown in the following column.
  • Percent of Total Population: The population as a percent of total population of the Pascagoula is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Pascagoula Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Pascagoula, MS Population Pyramid Dataset: Age Groups, Male and Female Population, and Total Population for Demographics Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the data for the Pascagoula, MS population pyramid, which represents the Pascagoula population distribution across age and gender, using estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. It lists the male and female population for each age group, along with the total population for those age groups. Higher numbers at the bottom of the table suggest population growth, whereas higher numbers at the top indicate declining birth rates. Furthermore, the dataset can be utilized to understand the youth dependency ratio, old-age dependency ratio, total dependency ratio, and potential support ratio.

Key observations

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Pascagoula, MS, is 35.6.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Pascagoula, MS, is 23.6.
  • Total dependency ratio for Pascagoula, MS is 59.1.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Pascagoula, MS is 4.2.

Pascagoula population pyramid

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group for the Pascagoula population analysis. Total expected values are 18 and are define above in the age groups section.
  • Population (Male): The male population in the Pascagoula for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Population (Female): The female population in the Pascagoula for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Total Population: The total population of the Pascagoula for the selected age group is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Pascagoula Population by Age. You can refer the same here

If you're looking for datasets from another year, please feel free to contact us at research@neilsberg.com and we'll be happy to assist you further.

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