In 2018, Pike County, MS had a population of 39.7k people with a median age of 37.3 and a median household income of $30,910. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Pike County, MS declined from 39,763 to 39,737, a -0.0654% decrease and its median household income declined from $30,949 to $30,910, a -0.126% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Pike County, MS are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (53.3%), White (Non-Hispanic) (43.6%), White (Hispanic) (0.908%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.601%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.385%). 0% of the households in Pike County, MS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.7% of the residents in Pike County, MS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Pike County, MS are Southwest Mississippi Community College (536 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in Pike County, MS was $91,400, and the homeownership rate was 67.2%. Most people in Pike County, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24 minutes. The average car ownership in Pike County, MS was 2 cars per household.