Basic information about the Holmes County
The Holmes County is located in the state of Mississippi. This county occupies 765 square miles, with 9 square miles being water areas. There are 19.198 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Holmes County citizens, the 3 largest groups are Black or African American (83.44%), followed by White (15.63%) and Two or More races (0.57%). There are 6.926 households in the county, while 68,18% of them are family households and 31,82% represent non family households. There are 7 cities and towns in Holmes County. The most populated city is Durant city and the smallest town or village is West town.