Clarke County, MS has a population of 16,203 people with a median age of 42 and a median household income of $36,441. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Clarke County, MS declined from 16,362 to 16,203, a 0.97% decrease and its median household income grew from $35,993 to $36,441, a 1.24% increase.
The population of Clarke County, MS is 63.6% White, 34.7% Black, and 1.01% Hispanic. 0.56% of the people in Clarke County, MS speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Clarke County, MS are Meridian Community College, with 800 graduates, East Central Community College, with 567 graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Clarke County, MS is $68,200, and the homeownership rate is 82.3%. Most people in Clarke County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 30.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Clarke County, MS is 2 cars per household.
Clarke County, MS is the 56th most populated county in Mississippi and borders Choctaw County, AL; Jasper County, MS; Lauderdale County, MS; Newton County, MS; and Wayne County, MS.