Rankin County, MS has a population of 147,930 people with a median age of 37.1 and a median household income of $59,370. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Rankin County, MS grew from 146,761 to 147,930, a 0.8% increase and its median household income grew from $58,801 to $59,370, a 0.97% increase.
The population of Rankin County, MS is 75.2% White, 19.8% Black, and 2.55% Hispanic. 4.21% of the people in Rankin County, MS speak a non-English language, and 98.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Rankin County, MS are Antonelli College-Jackson, with 200 graduates, Academy of Hair Design-Pearl, with 25 graduates, and University of Phoenix-Jackson Campus, with 6 graduates.
The median property value in Rankin County, MS is $157,000, and the homeownership rate is 74.3%. Most people in Rankin County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Rankin County, MS is 2 cars per household.
Rankin County, MS is the 4th most populated county in Mississippi and borders Copiah County, MS; Hinds County, MS; Madison County, MS; Scott County, MS; Simpson County, MS; and Smith County, MS& 1 more.