Basic information about the Sharkey County
The Sharkey County is located in the state of Mississippi. This county occupies 436 square miles, with 4 square miles being water areas. There are 4.916 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Sharkey County citizens, the 3 largest groups are Black or African American (70.99%), followed by White (27.87%) and Two or More races (0.45%). There are 1.834 households in the county, while 67,01% of them are family households and 32,99% represent non family households. There are 3 cities and towns in Sharkey County. The most populated city is Rolling Fork city and the smallest town or village is Cary town.