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Darling, Mississippi
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Darling, Mississippi is located in Mississippi
Darling, Mississippi
Darling, Mississippi
Location in Mississippi
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Quitman
Elevation
164 ft (50 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 154
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 662
GNIS feature ID 669113

Darling is a census-designated place in Quitman County, Mississippi. Darling is located on Mississippi Highway 3, north of Marks. Per the 2020 Census, the population was 154.

The settlement was named after Mr. Darling, a railroad official.

Darling, Mississippi
Old school in Darling

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
2010 226
2020 154 −31.9%
U.S. Decennial Census
2010 2020

2020 census

Darling CDP, Mississippi - Demographic Profile
(NH = Non-Hispanic)
Race / Ethnicity Pop 2010 Pop 2020 % 2010 % 2020
White alone (NH) 32 19 14.16% 12.34%
Black or African American alone (NH) 189 130 83.63% 84.42%
Native American or Alaska Native alone (NH) 0 0 0.00% 0.00%
Asian alone (NH) 0 1 0.00% 0.65%
Pacific Islander alone (NH) 0 0 0.00% 0.00%
Some Other Race alone (NH) 0 0 0.00% 0.00%
Mixed Race/Multi-Racial (NH) 0 4 0.00% 2.60%
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 5 0 2.21% 0.00%
Total 226 154 100.00% 100.00%

Note: the US Census treats Hispanic/Latino as an ethnic category. This table excludes Latinos from the racial categories and assigns them to a separate category. Hispanics/Latinos can be of any race.

Education

It is in the Quitman County School District.

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