In 2020, Pontotoc County, MS had a population of 32k people with a median age of 37 and a median household income of $48,980. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Pontotoc County, MS grew from 31,618 to 31,996, a 1.2% increase and its median household income grew from $44,759 to $48,980, a 9.43% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Pontotoc County, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (15.1%), Other (Hispanic) (5.1%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.56%), and Black or African American (Hispanic) (0.925%).
None of the households in Pontotoc County, 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.
97.1% of the residents in Pontotoc County, MS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Pontotoc County, MS are KC's School of Hair Design (31 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Pontotoc County, MS was $115,300, and the homeownership rate was 73.3%. Most people in Pontotoc County, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Pontotoc County, MS was 2 cars per household.