Claiborne County MS Information


Claiborne County Subdivisions

Claiborne County MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 9,861
Population in Households 8,751
Population in Familes 7,045
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,110
Population Density1 20
Diversity Index2 26


Median Household Income $28,947
Average Household Income $43,083
Per Capita Income $17,279


Total Housing Units 4,318 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,395 (55.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,090 (25.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 833 (19.3%)
Median Home Value $65,131
Average Home Value $89,927


Total Households 3,485
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 2,216
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.32% -0.01%
Households 0.16% 0.05%
Families -0.08% -0.1%
Median Household Income   2.24%
Per Capita Income   2.34%


Claiborne County MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Claiborne County to the other 82 counties and county equivalents in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 73 12th
Population Density # 69 17th
Diversity Index # 78 6th
Median Household Income # 73 12th
Per Capita Income # 69 17th

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