is a town located in Yalobusha County, Mississippi
. As of the 2000
census, the town had a total population of 930.
Geography\nCoffeeville is located at 33°58'40" North, 89°40'38" West (33.977883, -89.677326)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the town has a total area of 5.7 km²
). 5.7 km² (2.2 mi²) of it is land and none of it is covered by water.
Demographics\nAs of the census
, there are 930 people, 401 households, and 261 families residing in the town. The population density
is 163.2/km² (423.4/mi²). There are 464 housing units at an average density of 81.4/km² (211.3/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 44.84% White, 54.52% African American
, 0.32% Native American
, 0.00% Asian
, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 0.32% from two or more races. 1.83% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 401 households out of which 25.7% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 38.4% are married couples living together, 21.9% have a female householder with no husband present, and 34.9% are non-families. 32.4% of all households are made up of individuals and 20.0% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.32 and the average family size is 2.93.
In the town the population is 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 are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 39 years. For every 100 females there are 74.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 68.8 males.
The median income for a household in the town is $24,712, and the median income for a family is $31,000. Males have a median income of $25,592 versus $20,294 for females. The per capita income for the town is $13,758. 28.5% of the population and 23.1% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 44.3% are under the age of 18 and 14.5% are 65 or older.