In 2020, Hernando, MS had a population of 16.2k people with a median age of 36.2 and a median household income of $68,377. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Hernando, MS grew from 15,942 to 16,206, a 1.66% increase and its median household income declined from $79,195 to $68,377, a −13.7% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hernando, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (78%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (15.6%), White (Hispanic) (3.58%), Other (Hispanic) (1.09%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.876%).
None of the households in Hernando, MS reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
96.4% of the residents in Hernando, MS are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Hernando, MS was $216,200, and the homeownership rate was 78.4%. Most people in Hernando, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26 minutes. The average car ownership in Hernando, MS was 2 cars per household.