Humphreys County MS Information


Humphreys County Subdivisions

Humphreys County MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 8,556
Daytime Population: Workers 2,377
Daytime Population: Residents 5,984
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,361
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 8,473
Population in Familes 7,101
Population in Group Qrtrs 83
Population Density2 20
Diversity Index3 43


Median Household Income $24,530
Average Household Income $36,304
Per Capita Income $13,201


Total Housing Units 3,840 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,783 (46.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,288 (33.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 769 (20.0%)
Median Home Value $69,098
Average Home Value $86,610


Total Households 3,071
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 2,108
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 -1.25% -1.41%
Households -1.29% -1.43%
Families -1.48% -1.57%
Median Household Income   0.24%
Per Capita Income   1.83%


Humphreys County MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Humphreys County to the other 82 counties and county equivalents in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 75 10th
Population Density # 68 18th
Diversity Index # 62 27th
Median Household Income # 80 4th
Per Capita Income # 82 1st

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