In 2020, Sunflower County, MS had a population of 25.8k people with a median age of 36.3 and a median household income of $31,515. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Sunflower County, MS declined from 26,168 to 25,759, a −1.56% decrease and its median household income grew from $30,838 to $31,515, a 2.2% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Sunflower County, MS are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (73.9%), White (Non-Hispanic) (23.6%), White (Hispanic) (0.877%), Two+ (Hispanic) (0.555%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.353%).
None of the households in Sunflower County, MS reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.9% of the residents in Sunflower County, MS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Sunflower County, MS are Mississippi Delta Community College (487 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Sunflower County, MS was $86,300, and the homeownership rate was 53.3%. Most people in Sunflower County, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Sunflower County, MS was 2 cars per household.