De Kalb Kemper County, Mississippi

De Kalb: Town in Mississippi, United States

About

De Kalb is a town located in the county of Kemper in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,164 and a population density of 135 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,005 inhabitants.

De Kalb Quick Facts

Population : 1,005 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
County : Kemper County
Postal code : 39328
Phone Area Codes : 601
Area : 8.61 km2
Altitude : 466 feet / 142 meters
Capital city : De Kalb is capital of Kemper County
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 16:32:34 (27th May 2022)
Density : 117 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -15.82% (2010-2020)

Geography

De Kalb is located at 32°46'3"N 88°39'3"W (32.7676300, -88.6508800).

De Kalb map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of De Kalb decreased by 15.82% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,164 - census
2011 1,103 -5.53% estimation process
2012 1,102 -0.09% estimation process
2013 1,090 -1.1% estimation process
2014 1,077 -1.21% estimation process
2015 1,051 -2.47% estimation process
2016 1,042 -0.86% estimation process
2017 1,031 -1.07% estimation process
2018 1,022 -0.88% estimation process
2019 1,007 -1.49% estimation process
2020 1,005 -0.2% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 20,033
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 19,891
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 0.7%
April 1, 2020 Population : 19,190
April 1, 2010 Population : 19,900
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 10.9%
People over 65 (%) : 9.9%
Female persons, % : 49.6%
White only, percent : 87.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 6.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.9%
Asians alone % : 1.3%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.5%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 2.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 85.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 857
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 4.0%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 67.8%

De Kalb zip code is 39328. County name: Kemper, County fips: 28069

De Kalb, DeKalb

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 67.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $162,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,289
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $513
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,032
2015-2019 Households : 10,225
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 1.96
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 84.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 4.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 94.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 90.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 95.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 48.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 80.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 78.2%
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 577,664
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 223,048
2012 total retail sales per capita : $11,123
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $71,807
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $44,266
Percentage of people living in poverty : 9.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,580
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,470
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 877
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 275
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,214
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 197
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,293
2010 population per square mile : 5,129.6
2010 land area in square miles : 3.88
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 73.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $302,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,725
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $1,259
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,536
2015-2019 Households : 4,004
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.75
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 92.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 31.9%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 93.0%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 90.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 92.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 38.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 13.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 74.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 70.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 14,513
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 17,069
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 41,545
2012 total retail sales per capita : $3,730
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 29.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $102,371
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $42,454
Percentage of people living in poverty : 7.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,235
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 849
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 281
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 213
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,000
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 94
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,119
2010 population per square mile : 3,809.1
2010 land area in square miles : 2.91
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 75.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $520,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $3,395
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $1,363
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,676
2015-2019 Households : 3,867
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.97
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 93.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 33.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 96.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 93.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 95.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 63.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 2.4%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 4.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 68.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.2%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 12,429
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 108,930
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 65,790
2012 total retail sales per capita : $5,739
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 35.8
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $124,598
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $50,819
Percentage of people living in poverty : 4.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,532
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 817
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 499
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 538
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 936
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 30
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,440
2010 population per square mile : 6,116.3
2010 land area in square miles : 1.85

Schools in De Kalb

College & universities near De Kalb, MS

Code Name City ZIP
175652 East Mississippi Community College Scooba (MS) 39358-0158

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near De Kalb, MS

Code Name Address Type
MEI Union Station 1901 Front Street RAIL
TCL Tuscaloosa 2105 Greensboro Ave RAIL

Post offices near De Kalb

Post Office Name City ZIP
De Kalb Post Office De Kalb (MS) 39328

Other places with the same name (4)

  • De Kalb , New York town in St. Lawrence County, New York, United States with a population of 2,309 people.
  • De Kalb , Texas town in Mississippi, United States with a population of 1,611 people.
  • De Kalb , Missouri city in Missouri, United States with a population of 222 people.

Other cities in Kemper County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Kemper County , MS.

City Name Population Title
Scooba 680 Town in Mississippi

Distance to Other Cities

De Kalb distances to largest Mississippi cities