In 2018, Prentiss County, MS had a population of 25.4k people with a median age of 39 and a median household income of $37,519. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Prentiss County, MS declined from 25,389 to 25,360, a -0.114% decrease and its median household income grew from $32,854 to $37,519, a 14.2% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Prentiss County, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (82.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.3%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.4%), White (Hispanic) (0.935%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.414%). NaNk% of the people in Prentiss County, MS speak a non-English language, and 99.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Prentiss County, MS are Northeast Mississippi Community College (723 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Prentiss County, MS is $91,800, and the homeownership rate is 72.7%. Most people in Prentiss County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Prentiss County, MS is 2 cars per household.