In 2020, Perry County, MS had a population of 12k people with a median age of 41.6 and a median household income of $47,173. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Perry County, MS declined from 12,006 to 11,981, a −0.208% decrease and its median household income grew from $42,469 to $47,173, a 11.1% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Perry County, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (77.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (17.2%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.49%), White (Hispanic) (1.52%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.18%).
None of the households in Perry 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 Perry County, MS are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Perry County, MS was $108,000, and the homeownership rate was 80.9%. Most people in Perry County, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 30.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Perry County, MS was 3 cars per household.