In 2017, Kemper County, MS had a population of 10.1k people with a median age of 41.7 and a median household income of $27,016. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Kemper County, MS declined from 10,128 to 10,082, a -0.454% decrease and its median household income declined from $29,925 to $27,016, a -9.72% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Kemper County, MS are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (60.3%), White (Non-Hispanic) (34.2%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (3.75%), White (Hispanic) (1.7%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (0.0893%). N/A% of the people in Kemper County, MS speak a non-English language, and 100% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Kemper County, MS are East Mississippi Community College (1,286 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Kemper County, MS is $70,900, and the homeownership rate is 76.4%. Most people in Kemper County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 31.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Kemper County, MS is 2 cars per household.