In 2020, Washington County, MS had a population of 45.1k people with a median age of 37.1 and a median household income of $32,011. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Washington County, MS declined from 46,057 to 45,072, a −2.14% decrease and its median household income grew from $29,705 to $32,011, a 7.76% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Washington County, MS are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (71.8%), White (Non-Hispanic) (24.7%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.02%), Other (Hispanic) (0.947%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.679%).
None of the households in Washington 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.
99.7% of the residents in Washington County, MS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Washington County, MS are Delta Beauty College (4 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Washington County, MS was $80,600, and the homeownership rate was 54.6%.
Most people in Washington County, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Washington County, MS was 2 cars per household.