In 2017, Leake County, MS had a population of 22.9k people with a median age of 35.8 and a median household income of $35,578. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Leake County, MS declined from 23,011 to 22,936, a -0.326% decrease and its median household income grew from $32,657 to $35,578, a 8.94% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Leake County, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (47.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (41.9%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (5.78%), White (Hispanic) (3.83%), and Black or African American (Hispanic) (0.449%). N/A% of the people in Leake County, MS speak a non-English language, and 98.1% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Leake County, MS is $80,800, and the homeownership rate is 72%. Most people in Leake County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 29.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Leake County, MS is 2 cars per household.