In 2017, Sunflower County, MS had a population of 26.9k people with a median age of 34.9 and a median household income of $28,556. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Sunflower County, MS declined from 27,424 to 26,915, a -1.86% decrease and its median household income grew from $27,126 to $28,556, a 5.27% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Sunflower County, MS are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (73.7%), White (Non-Hispanic) (24.2%), White (Hispanic) (0.784%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (0.346%), and Black or African American (Hispanic) (0.32%). N/A% of the people in Sunflower County, MS speak a non-English language, and 99.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Sunflower County, MS are Mississippi Delta Community College (481 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Sunflower County, MS is $71,600, and the homeownership rate is 56.2%. Most people in Sunflower County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Sunflower County, MS is 2 cars per household.