All Pontotoc County population data above are from the US Census Bureau except for the population projection data, which are from the Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning. Office of Policy Research and Planning. Mississippi Population Projections 2015, 2020, and 2025. Released February 2012. Downloaded April 2014.
With 30,950 people, Pontotoc County is the 28th most populated county in the state of Mississippi out of 82 counties. But watch out, Pontotoc County, because Copiah County with 28,797 people and Neshoba County with 29,465 people are right behind you.
The largest Pontotoc County racial/ethnic groups are White (78.0%) followed by Black (13.9%) and Hispanic (6.0%).
In 2013, the median household income of Pontotoc County residents was $40,493. Pontotoc County households made slightly more than Hancock County households ($40,356) and Pearl River County households ($40,295) . However, 14.9% of Pontotoc County residents live in poverty.
The median age for Pontotoc County residents is 36.3 years young.
Now you can skip hours of internet research and jump straight to getting answers with our meaningful at-a-glance Demographics Starter Report. With the most current & most popular demographic data, it's the perfect starting point for your research about Pontotoc County.
86% of people CANNOT find the data they're looking for on the US Census Bureau website. Source: Nielsen Norman Group
"Your starter report certainly saved me a considerable amount of time. I am just too busy to garner this needed data any other way. It truly would have taken hours of an employee's time or my own to get this much information. I was fortunate to find a company that had all the demographics that I needed and at a very reasonable price."
— Steven Silva
"My supervisor had assigned me the task of getting population data for the county for our required county education strategic plan. I had some information from Kids Count but need race, gender, age, etc. and the government census site was shutdown. I was so surprised to get a report within seconds and it had lots of charts and graphs that my supervisor liked."