In 2017, Amite County, MS had a population of 12.6k people with a median age of 46.4 and a median household income of $30,129. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Amite County, MS declined from 12,692 to 12,574, a -0.93% decrease and its median household income grew from $27,334 to $30,129, a 10.2% increase.
The population of Amite County, MS is 57.3% White Alone, 42% Black or African American Alone, and 0.27% Asian Alone. 1.6% of the people in Amite County, MS speak a non-English language, and 99.8% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Amite County, MS is $77,500, and the homeownership rate is 85.8%. Most people in Amite County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 36.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Amite County, MS is 2 cars per household.