In 2021, Tate County, MS had a population of 28.1k people with a median age of 38.9 and a median household income of $54,839. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Tate County, MS declined from 28,419 to 28,123, a −1.04% decrease and its median household income declined from $55,738 to $54,839, a −1.61% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Tate County, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (64.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (30%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.26%), White (Hispanic) (2.24%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.327%).
None of the households in Tate 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.
99.3% of the residents in Tate County, MS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Tate County, MS are Northwest Mississippi Community College (1,744 degrees awarded in 2021).
In 2021, the median property value in Tate County, MS was $148,300, and the homeownership rate was 74%.
Most people in Tate County, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 33.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Tate County, MS was 2 cars per household.