In 2017, Hancock County, MS had a population of 46.3k people with a median age of 43.2 and a median household income of $47,518. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Hancock County, MS grew from 46,028 to 46,277, a 0.541% increase and its median household income grew from $46,542 to $47,518, a 2.1% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hancock County, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (8.67%), White (Hispanic) (2.52%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.98%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.698%). N/A% of the people in Hancock County, MS speak a non-English language, and 99.1% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Hancock County, MS is $132,800, and the homeownership rate is 73.5%. Most people in Hancock County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 28.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Hancock County, MS is 2 cars per household.