Humphreys County, MS has a population of 8,822 people with a median age of 35.6 and a median household income of $23,442. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Humphreys County, MS declined from 8,984 to 8,822, a 1.8% decrease and its median household income grew from $23,216 to $23,442, a 0.97% increase.
The population of Humphreys County, MS is 75.5% Black, 21.5% White, and 2.69% Hispanic. 1.48% of the people in Humphreys County, MS speak a non-English language, and 98.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Humphreys County, MS are Delta State University, with 774 graduates, Mississippi Delta Community College, with 571 graduates, and Delta Beauty College, with 15 graduates.
The median property value in Humphreys County, MS is $61,500, and the homeownership rate is 56.6%. Most people in Humphreys County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Humphreys County, MS is 2 cars per household.
Humphreys County, MS is the 75th most populated county in Mississippi and borders Holmes County, MS; Leflore County, MS; Sharkey County, MS; Sunflower County, MS; Washington County, MS; and Yazoo County, MS& 1 more.