In 2017, Sharkey County, MS had a population of 4.63k people with a median age of 39.6 and a median household income of $30,033. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Sharkey County, MS declined from 4,662 to 4,631, a -0.665% decrease and its median household income grew from $28,878 to $30,033, a 4% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Sharkey County, MS are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (71.9%), White (Non-Hispanic) (26.9%), Black or African American (Hispanic) (0.41%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.41%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.194%). N/A% of the people in Sharkey County, MS speak a non-English language, and 98.7% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Sharkey County, MS is $51,100, and the homeownership rate is 62.1%. Most people in Sharkey County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Sharkey County, MS is 2 cars per household.