Hinds County, MS has a population of 244,596 people with a median age of 34 and a median household income of $38,773. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Hinds County, MS declined from 245,874 to 244,596, a 0.52% decrease and its median household income grew from $37,324 to $38,773, a 3.88% increase.
The population of Hinds County, MS is 71.1% Black, 25.7% White, and 1.52% Hispanic. 3.05% of the people in Hinds County, MS speak a non-English language, and 98.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hinds County, MS are Hinds Community College, with 3,573 graduates, Jackson State University, with 1,512 graduates, and Mississippi College, with 1,331 graduates.
The median property value in Hinds County, MS is $107,300, and the homeownership rate is 59.2%. Most people in Hinds County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Hinds County, MS is 2 cars per household.
Hinds County, MS is the 1st most populated county in Mississippi and borders Claiborne County, MS; Copiah County, MS; Madison County, MS; Rankin County, MS; Simpson County, MS; Warren County, MS; Yazoo County, MS& 2 more.