In 2018, Amite County, MS had a population of 12.5k people with a median age of 46.5 and a median household income of $31,854. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Amite County, MS declined from 12,574 to 12,468, a -0.843% decrease and its median household income grew from $30,129 to $31,854, a 5.73% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Amite County, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (57.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (42%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.305%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.257%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.0241%). 0% of the households in Amite County, MS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.7% of the residents in Amite County, MS are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Amite County, MS was $75,500, and the homeownership rate was 85%. Most people in Amite County, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 39.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Amite County, MS was 2 cars per household.