In 2020, Stone County, MS had a population of 18.3k people with a median age of 39.7 and a median household income of $47,683. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Stone County, MS grew from 18,276 to 18,282, a 0.0328% increase and its median household income grew from $45,483 to $47,683, a 4.84% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Stone County, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (17.9%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.42%), White (Hispanic) (1.88%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.126%).
None of the households in Stone County, MS reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.8% of the residents in Stone County, MS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Stone County, MS are Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (3,454 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Stone County, MS was $124,500, and the homeownership rate was 76.5%.
Most people in Stone County, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 35.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Stone County, MS was 2 cars per household.
Stone County, MS borders Forrest County, MS, George County, MS, Hancock County, MS, Harrison County, MS, Jackson County, MS, Pearl River County, MS, and Perry County, MS.