In 2017, Pearl River County, MS had a population of 55k people with a median age of 41 and a median household income of $44,734. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Pearl River County, MS declined from 55,167 to 55,049, a -0.214% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,598 to $44,734, a 7.54% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Pearl River County, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (81.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.9%), White (Hispanic) (2.22%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.63%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.599%). N/A% of the people in Pearl River County, MS speak a non-English language, and 99.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Pearl River County, MS are Pearl River Community College (984 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Pearl River County, MS is $122,900, and the homeownership rate is 76.6%. Most people in Pearl River County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 33.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Pearl River County, MS is 2 cars per household.