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Pike County, Mississippi Facts

Facts
State Mississippi
Land area 409.0 square miles
Population Density 98.8 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 40,014
Population change -1%
Under 5 years of age 7.1%
Under 18 26.5%
65 and over 15.3%
Females 52.6%
White 45.8
Hispanic or Latino of any race 1.3
Asian 0.6%
Two or more races 0.8%
Black or African American 52.4%
Native American 0.3%
Pacific Islander 0%
Had graduated from high school 78%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 15.8%
Veterans 2,235
Households and Housing
Households 14,614
Persons per household 2.7
Living in the same house for one year or more 83.8%
Median household income $34,841
The per capita income $18,183
Live below the poverty line. 27.5%
housing units 17,799
Multi-unit structures 11%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $82,200
Residents owning their homes. 70.1%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 3,533
Women-owned firms 26.2%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 29.2%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $544,686
Retail sales per capita $13,694
Manufacturers shipments $0
Merchant wholesaler sales $188,719