In 2017, Lowndes County, MS had a population of 59.6k people with a median age of 36.6 and a median household income of $43,198. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Lowndes County, MS declined from 59,785 to 59,558, a -0.38% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,219 to $43,198, a 4.8% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lowndes County, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (52.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (43.5%), White (Hispanic) (1.69%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.03%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1%). N/A% of the people in Lowndes County, MS speak a non-English language, and 98.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lowndes County, MS are Mississippi University for Women (887 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Lowndes County, MS is $123,400, and the homeownership rate is 61.3%. Most people in Lowndes County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Lowndes County, MS is 2 cars per household.