Tunica County, MS has a population of 10,407 people with a median age of 32.4 and a median household income of $31,918. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Tunica County, MS declined from 10,477 to 10,407, a 0.67% decrease and its median household income grew from $31,211 to $31,918, a 2.27% increase.
The population of Tunica County, MS is 77.4% Black, 19.8% White, and 1.72% Hispanic. 3.3% of the people in Tunica County, MS speak a non-English language, and 98.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Tunica County, MS are University of Memphis, with 4,263 graduates, Northwest Mississippi Community College, with 1,259 graduates, and Southwest Tennessee Community College, with 1,119 graduates.
The median property value in Tunica County, MS is $87,500, and the homeownership rate is 39.5%. Most people in Tunica County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Tunica County, MS is 2 cars per household.
Tunica County, MS is the 68th most populated county in Mississippi and borders Crittenden County, AR; Lee County, AR; Phillips County, AR; Coahoma County, MS; DeSoto County, MS; Panola County, MS; Quitman County, MS; Tate County, MS& 3 more.