No results found
Show all results

Rankin County, MS&

Add Comparison
0.8% growth
Median Age
Median Household Income
0.97% growth
Poverty Rate
Number of Employees
1.59% growth
Median Property Value
2.41% growth


The economy of Rankin County, MS employs 70,333 people. The economy of Rankin County, MS is specialized in Other services, except public administration; Public Admin.; and Healthcare & Social Assistance, which employ respectively 1.42; 1.38; and 1.3 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Rankin County, MS are Healthcare & Social Assistance (12,665), Retail trade (7,237), and Manufacturing (6,002), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($75,500), Utilities ($51,124), and Professional, Scientific, Tech Services ($47,801).

Median household income in Rankin County, MS is $59,370. Males in Rankin County, MS have an average income that is 1.4 times higher than the average income of females, which is $41,390. The income inequality of Rankin County, MS (measured using the Gini index) is 0.415 which is lower than the national average.


Median Household Income

Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

Wage by Race & Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Wage Distribution

Income by Location

Poverty by Age and Gender

Poverty by Race & Ethnicity


Employment by Occupations

Most Common

Dataset: Source:

Most Specialized

Dataset: Source:

Highest Paid

Dataset: Source:


Employment by Industries

Most Common

Dataset: Source:

Most Specialized

Dataset: Source:

Highest Paying

Dataset: Source:

Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Rankin County, MS. In Rankin County, MS the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 68 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $10,188. Coahoma County, MS has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Mississippi.


Clinician to Patient Rates

Insurance Coverage by Age and Gender

Medicare Enrollment and Reimbursements by Location

Trends in Medicare Enrollment and Reimbursements

Hospital Care for Medicare Patients

Heart Disease and Pneumonia

Diabetes Care

Preventative Women’s Health Services

Health Risks

Opioid Use

Conditions and Diseases

Risky/Harmful Behaviors

Homicide & Crime


Rankin County, MS is home to a population of 147,930 people, from which 98.6% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Rankin County, MS is composed of 111,218 White residents (75.2%), 29,330 Black residents (19.8%), 3,765 Hispanic residents (2.55%), 1,683 Asian residents (1.14%), and 1,528 Two+ residents (1.03%). The most common foreign languages in Rankin County, MS are Spanish (3,611 speakers), Vietnamese (342 speakers), and Other Pacific Island (321 speakers), but compared to other places, Rankin County, MS has a relative high number of Other Pacific Island (321 speakers), Other Native North American (68 speakers), and German (284 speakers).


Age by Nativity


Global Diversity


Race & Ethnicity

Non-English Speakers




In 2015 universities in Rankin County, MS awarded 231 degrees. The student population of Rankin County, MS is skewed towards females, with 20 male students and 211 female students. Most students in Rankin County, MS are Black or African American (138 and 59.7%), followed by White (83 and 35.9%), Hispanic or Latino (3 and 1.3%), and Unknown (3 and 1.3%). The largest universities in Rankin County, MS by number of graduates are Antonelli College-Jackson (200 and 86.6%), Academy of Hair Design-Pearl (25 and 10.8%), and University of Phoenix-Jackson Campus (6 and 2.6%). The most popular majors in Rankin County, MS are Medical Insurance Coding Specialist (52 and 22.5%), Medical Assistant (52 and 22.5%), and Dental Assisting (13 and 5.63%). The median tuition costs in Rankin County, MS are N/A for private four year colleges, and N/A and N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



Student Gender for Common Institutions

Student Race & Ethnicity

Housing & Living

The median property value in Rankin County, MS is $157,000, which is 0.77 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $153,300 to $157,000, a 2.41% increase. The homeownership rate of Rankin County, MS is 74.3%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Rankin County, MS have an average commute time of 25.1 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Rankin County, MS is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


Household Income


Property Value

Property Taxes

Rent vs Own


Car Ownership

Commute Time

Commuter Transportation

Keep Exploring

United States
Jackson, MS Metro Area
metropolitan statistical area
Rankin & Simpson Counties PUMA, MS
public use microdata area
No results found
Loading Comparison