Basic information about the Lowndes County
The Lowndes County is located in the state of Mississippi. This county occupies 518 square miles, with 12 square miles being water areas. There are 59.779 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Lowndes County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (53.96%), followed by Black or African American (43.48%) and Two or More races (1.09%). There are 23.487 households in the county, while 68,30% of them are family households and 31,70% represent non family households. There are 6 cities and towns in Lowndes County. The most populated city is Columbus city and the smallest town or village is Artesia town.