In 2019, Picayune, MS had a population of 55.2k people with a median age of 40.9 and a median household income of $46,901. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Picayune, MS grew from 55,149 to 55,219, a 0.127% increase and its median household income grew from $45,820 to $46,901, a 2.36% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Picayune, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (81.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.8%), White (Hispanic) (1.94%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.92%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Hispanic) (0.514%). 0% of the households in Picayune, MS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
99.2% of the residents in Picayune, MS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Picayune, MS are Pearl River Community College (1,103 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Picayune, MS was $138,200, and the homeownership rate was 77.8%. Most people in Picayune, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 33 minutes. The average car ownership in Picayune, MS was 2 cars per household.