Warren County MS Information


Warren County Subdivisions

Warren County MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 48,918
Population in Households 48,394
Population in Familes 39,741
Population in Group Qrtrs 524
Population Density1 83
Diversity Index2 55


Total Households 18,846
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 12,707
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 22,025 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,525 (56.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,321 (28.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,179 (14.4%)
Median Home Value $111,266
Average Home Value $141,735


Median Household Income $39,421
Average Household Income $56,719
Per Capita Income $22,038
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.05% 0.03%
Households -0.08% -0.06%
Families -0.32% -0.21%
Median Household Income   2.48%
Per Capita Income   1.87%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Warren County MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Warren County to the other 82 counties and county equivalents in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 17 80th
Population Density1 # 18 79th
Diversity Index2 # 12 87th
Median Household Income # 15 83rd
Per Capita Income # 11 88th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.