Basic information about the Prentiss County
The Prentiss County is located in the state of Mississippi. This county occupies 419 square miles, with 4 square miles being water areas. There are 25.276 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Prentiss County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (84.32%), followed by Black or African American (13.8%) and Two or More races (1.03%). There are 9.812 households in the county, while 70,47% of them are family households and 29,53% represent non family households. There are 4 cities and towns in Prentiss County. The most populated city is Booneville city and the smallest town or village is Marietta town.