Perry County, Mississippi state, USA

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Perry County, Mississippi, USA

Map of Perry County
Population
- Total:12.250 (2010)
- Density:18,9/sq mi (7,3/sq km)
Area
- Total:651 sq mi (1.685 sq km)
- Land:648 sq mi (1.677 sq km)
- Water:4 sq mi (8 sq km)
- % water:0,47 %
Latitude:+31.1693073
Longitude:-088.9887554

Basic information about the Perry County

The Perry County is located in the state of Mississippi. This county occupies 651 square miles, with 4 square miles being water areas. There are 12.250 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Perry County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (78.16%), followed by Black or African American (20.01%) and Two or More races (1%). There are 4.674 households in the county, while 72,06% of them are family households and 27,94% represent non family households. There are 3 cities and towns in Perry County. The most populated city is Richton town and the smallest town or village is New Augusta town.


Statistical data for the Perry County based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
12,250
White alone
9,57578.16 %
Black or African American alone
2,45120.01 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
360.29 %
Asian alone
220.18 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
30.02 %
Some Other Race alone
410.33 %
Two or More races
1221.00 %

Statistical data for the Perry County

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
12,250
White alone
9,57578.16 %
Black or African American alone
2,45120.01 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
360.29 %
Asian alone
220.18 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
30.02 %
Some Other Race alone
410.33 %
Two or More races
1221.00 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
12,250
Not Hispanic or Latino
12,13199.03 %
Hispanic or Latino
1190.97 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
12,250
Not Hispanic or Latino
12,13199.03 %
White alone
9,51478.43 %
Black or African American alone
2,44920.19 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
320.26 %
Asian alone
140.12 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
00.00 %
Some Other Race alone
120.10 %
Two or More races
1100.91 %
Hispanic or Latino
1190.97 %
White alone
6151.26 %
Black or African American alone
21.68 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
43.36 %
Asian alone
86.72 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
32.52 %
Some Other Race alone
2924.37 %
Two or More races
1210.08 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
39
Male
37
Female
40

Household Type

Total
4,674
Family households
3,36872.06 %
Husband-wife family
2,38570.81 %
Other family
98329.19 %
Male householder, no wife present
25926.35 %
Female householder, no husband present
72473.65 %
Nonfamily households
1,30627.94 %
Householder living alone
1,18290.51 %
Householder not living alone
1249.49 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the Perry County - including Historical Features

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City Alias ZIP Codes
BeaumontBeaumont39423
BeaumontCarmichael39423
BeaumontLittle Creek39423
New AugustaBelleville39462
New AugustaHintonville39462
New AugustaMahned39462
New AugustaNew Augusta39462
New AugustaWingate39462
RichtonEast Side39476
RichtonGood Hope39476
RichtonMcswain39476
RichtonPiave39476
RichtonRhodes39476
RichtonRichton39476
RichtonSand Hill39476

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