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Pace, Mississippi
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Location of Pace, Mississippi
Location of Pace, Mississippi
Pace, Mississippi is located in the United States
Pace, Mississippi
Pace, Mississippi
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Bolivar
Area
 • Total 0.16 sq mi (0.41 km2)
 • Land 0.15 sq mi (0.40 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.02 km2)
Elevation
141 ft (43 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 183
 • Density 1,140/sq mi (446/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
38764
Area code(s) 662
FIPS code 28-54920
GNIS feature ID 0675367

Pace is a town in Bolivar County, Mississippi, United States. Per the 2020 census, the population was 183.

The community has the name of James Henry Pace, a pioneer citizen.

Geography

Pace is located at 33°47′30″N 90°51′30″W / 33.79167°N 90.85833°W / 33.79167; -90.85833 (33.791797, -90.858289).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.16 square miles (0.41 km2), of which 0.0077 square miles (0.02 km2), or 3.73%, is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930 349
1940 426 22.1%
1950 422 −0.9%
1960 420 −0.5%
1970 629 49.8%
1980 519 −17.5%
1990 354 −31.8%
2000 364 2.8%
2010 274 −24.7%
2020 183 −33.2%
U.S. Decennial Census
2010 2020

2020 census

Pace town, Mississippi – Demographic Profile'
(NH = Non-Hispanic)
Race / Ethnicity Pop 2010 Pop 2020 % 2010 % 2020
White alone (NH) 45 19 16.42% 10.38%
Black or African American alone (NH) 225 155 82.12% 84.70%
Native American or Alaska Native alone (NH) 1 0 0.36% 0.00%
Asian alone (NH) 0 1 0.00% 0.55%
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) 2 6 0.73% 3.28%
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 1 2 0.36% 1.09%
Total 274 183 100.00% 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

Pace is served by the West Bolivar Consolidated School District (formerly the West Bolivar School District), which operates West Bolivar High School.

Notable person

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