Pickens Holmes County, Mississippi

Pickens: Town of the United States

About

Pickens is a town located in the county of Holmes in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,157 and a population density of 344 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 976 inhabitants.

Pickens Quick Facts

Population : 976 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
County : Holmes County
Postal code : 39146
Phone Area Codes : 662
Area : 3.37 km2
Altitude : 243 feet / 74 meters
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 12:40:28 (26th May 2022)
Density : 290 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -18.55% (2010-2020)

Geography

Pickens is located at 32°53'1"N 89°58'17"W (32.8837400, -89.9714700).

Pickens map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Pickens decreased by 18.55% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,157 - census
2011 1,136 -1.85% estimation process
2012 1,124 -1.07% estimation process
2013 1,112 -1.08% estimation process
2014 1,092 -1.83% estimation process
2015 1,078 -1.3% estimation process
2016 1,054 -2.28% estimation process
2017 1,040 -1.35% estimation process
2018 1,026 -1.36% estimation process
2019 995 -3.12% estimation process
2020 976 -1.95% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 7,587
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 7,325
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 3.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 7,830
April 1, 2010 Population : 7,320
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.8%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 25.0%
People over 65 (%) : 16.4%
Female persons, % : 50.2%
White only, percent : 86.1%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 3.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.6%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 9.4%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 84.2%
2015-2019 Veterans : 406
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 5.6%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 48.6%

Pickens zip code is 39146. County name: Yazoo, County fips: 28163

Boles Ferry, Montgomery, Pickens, Pickens Station, Shiloh

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 48.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $149,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,290
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $586
2015-2019 median gross rent : $889
2015-2019 Households : 3,302
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.27
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 80.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 9.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 87.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 81.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 92.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 70.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 13,362
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 125,311
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 173,392
2012 total retail sales per capita : $23,371
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $51,643
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $26,893
Percentage of people living in poverty : 13.7%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 441
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 250
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 152
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 78
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 326
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 384
2010 population per square mile : 3,801.5
2010 land area in square miles : 1.93

Schools in Pickens

College & universities near Pickens, MS

Code Name City ZIP
175810 Holmes Community College Goodman (MS) 39079

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Pickens, MS

Code Name Address Type
YAZ Yazoo City West Broadway (SR149) and North Water Street RAIL
JAN Union Station 300 W. Capital Street RAIL
GWD Greenwood Carrolton Ave. and East Gibbs Street RAIL
VKS Vicksburg, MS 1295 South Frontage Road BUS

Post offices near Pickens

Post Office Name City ZIP
Picken Post Office Pickens (MS) 39146

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Holmes County

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

City Name Population Title
Durant 2,198 City in Holmes County, Mississippi
Tchula 1,905 Town of the United States
Lexington 1,412 City in and county seat of Holmes County, Mississippi, United States
Goodman 1,152 Town in Holmes County, Mississippi
Cruger 330 Town in Holmes County, Mississippi
West 144 Human settlement in Holmes County, Mississippi, United States of America