Coffeeville, Mississippi

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Coffeeville, Mississippi
Town
Yalobusha County Courthouse, Coffeeville, Mississippi
Yalobusha County Courthouse, Coffeeville, Mississippi
Location of Coffeeville, Mississippi
Location of Coffeeville, Mississippi
Coffeeville, Mississippi is located in the US
Coffeeville, Mississippi
Coffeeville, Mississippi
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 33°58′40″N 89°40′38″W / 33.97778°N 89.67722°W / 33.97778; -89.67722Coordinates: 33°58′40″N 89°40′38″W / 33.97778°N 89.67722°W / 33.97778; -89.67722
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Yalobusha
Area
 • Total 2.2 sq mi (5.7 km2)
 • Land 2.2 sq mi (5.7 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 266 ft (81 m)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 905
 • Density 410/sq mi (160/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 38922
Area code(s) 662
FIPS code 28-14740
GNIS feature ID 0692939

Coffeeville is a town in Yalobusha County, Mississippi, United States. The population was 905 at the 2010 census. It is named after John Coffee[2] (1772 – 1833), a planter and military leader.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 2.2 square miles (5.7 km2), all land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 749
1890 465 −37.9%
1900 467 0.4%
1910 421 −9.9%
1920 411 −2.4%
1930 456 10.9%
1940 481 5.5%
1950 739 53.6%
1960 813 10.0%
1970 1,024 26.0%
1980 1,129 10.3%
1990 825 −26.9%
2000 930 12.7%
2010 905 −2.7%
Est. 2015 872 [3] −3.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 930 people, 401 households, and 261 families residing in the town. The population density was 423.4 people per square mile (163.2/km²). There were 464 housing units at an average density of 211.3 per square mile (81.4/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 54.52% African American, 44.84% White, 0.32% Native American, and 0.32% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.83% of the population.

There were 401 households out of which 25.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 38.4% were married couples living together, 21.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 34.9% were non-families. 32.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 20.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.32 and the average family size was 2.93.

In the town, the population was spread out with 24.8% under the age of 18, 8.2% from 18 to 24, 23.3% from 25 to 44, 24.3% from 45 to 64, and 19.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 74.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 68.8 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $24,712, and the median income for a family was $31,000. Males had a median income of $25,592 versus $20,294 for females. The per capita income for the town was $13,758. About 23.1% of families and 28.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 44.3% of those under age 18 and 14.5% of those age 65 or over.

Education[edit]

The Town of Coffeeville is served by the Coffeeville School District.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2010 City Population and Housing Occupancy Status". U.S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 21, 2011. Retrieved May 14, 2012. 
  2. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 86. 
  3. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  5. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

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