In 2017, Hinds County, MS had a population of 243k people with a median age of 34.2 and a median household income of $41,011. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Hinds County, MS declined from 244,596 to 243,249, a -0.551% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,773 to $41,011, a 5.77% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hinds County, MS are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (71.6%), White (Non-Hispanic) (25.3%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.824%), White (Hispanic) (0.655%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (0.558%). N/A% of the people in Hinds County, MS speak a non-English language, and 98.9% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Hinds County, MS is $109,400, and the homeownership rate is 59.3%. Most people in Hinds County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Hinds County, MS is 2 cars per household.