Basic information about the Rankin County
The Rankin County is located in the state of Mississippi. This county occupies 807 square miles, with 31 square miles being water areas. There are 141.617 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Rankin County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (77.34%), followed by Black or African American (18.81%) and Some Other Race (1.42%). There are 52.836 households in the county, while 71,42% of them are family households and 28,58% represent non family households. There are 10 cities and towns in Rankin County. The most populated city is Jackson city and the smallest town or village is Puckett village.