Holmes County, MS has a population of 18,547 people with a median age of 33.8 and a median household income of $20,800. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Holmes County, MS declined from 18,772 to 18,547, a 1.2% decrease and its median household income grew from $20,732 to $20,800, a 0.33% increase.
The population of Holmes County, MS is 83% Black, 15.7% White, and 0.44% Two+. 0.6% of the people in Holmes County, MS speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Holmes County, MS are Holmes Community College, with 1,303 graduates, N/A, with N/A graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Holmes County, MS is $51,800, and the homeownership rate is 62.2%. Most people in Holmes County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Holmes County, MS is 2 cars per household.
Holmes County, MS is the 51st most populated county in Mississippi and borders Attala County, MS; Carroll County, MS; Humphreys County, MS; Leflore County, MS; Madison County, MS; and Yazoo County, MS& 1 more.