In 2017, Pike County, MS had a population of 39.8k people with a median age of 37 and a median household income of $30,949. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Pike County, MS declined from 39,939 to 39,763, a -0.441% decrease and its median household income declined from $31,511 to $30,949, a -1.78% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Pike County, MS are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (53.1%), White (Non-Hispanic) (44%), White (Hispanic) (0.78%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.48%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.47%). N/A% of the people in Pike County, MS speak a non-English language, and 99.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Pike County, MS are Southwest Mississippi Community College (509 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Pike County, MS is $87,500, and the homeownership rate is 68.4%. Most people in Pike County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24 minutes. The average car ownership in Pike County, MS is 2 cars per household.