In 2017, Perry County, MS had a population of 12k people with a median age of 40.7 and a median household income of $35,374. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Perry County, MS declined from 12,174 to 12,047, a -1.04% decrease and its median household income grew from $34,774 to $35,374, a 1.73% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Perry County, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (77.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (19.8%), White (Hispanic) (1.4%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.23%), and Some Other Race (Non-Hispanic) (0.141%). N/A% of the people in Perry County, MS speak a non-English language, and 99.9% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Perry County, MS is $81,100, and the homeownership rate is 82%. Most people in Perry County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 30.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Perry County, MS is 2 cars per household.