Compare Poverty Rate Among Mississippi Counties

The Average Poverty Rate in Mississippi is 21.5%

Mississippi Poverty Rate County Comparison

Poverty Rate By County in Mississippi

Compare county Poverty Rates across 82 counties.

Rank County Poverty Rate
35th Attala County 22.6%
74th Bolivar County 37.4%
80th Claiborne County 45.9%
81st Holmes County 46.5%
40th Newton County 23.0%
43rd Warren County 23.7%
69th Washington County 33.7%
73rd Yazoo County 36.5%
2nd DeSoto County 9.8%
56th Forrest County 26.3%
79th Humphreys County 40.5%
78th Leflore County 40.3%
3rd Madison County 12.0%
71st Noxubee County 34.9%
15th Pearl River County 17.9%
1st Rankin County 8.5%
11th Stone County 17.3%
22nd Tate County 19.3%
59th Tunica County 27.0%
76th Wilkinson County 38.7%
16th Union County 18.2%
51st Winston County 25.3%
70th Adams County 34.2%
47th Copiah County 24.3%
77th Issaquena County 40.3%
29th Lowndes County 21.1%
44th Hinds County 23.9%
62nd Tallahatchie County 28.3%
36th Tippah County 22.8%
50th Webster County 25.3%
34th Yalobusha County 22.6%
25th Perry County 19.9%
52nd Lafayette County 25.3%
30th Lauderdale County 21.5%
54th Marion County 25.9%
21st Monroe County 19.2%
75th Quitman County 37.5%
17th Smith County 18.2%
39th Chickasaw County 22.9%
41st Covington County 23.1%
38th Jasper County 22.8%
31st Jones County 21.6%
48th Choctaw County 24.5%
19th Clarke County 18.5%
37th Amite County 22.8%
26th Benton County 20.2%
58th Calhoun County 26.9%
57th Clay County 26.6%
5th George County 14.7%
45th Grenada County 24.2%
10th Hancock County 17.2%
7th Jackson County 15.3%
68th Jefferson Davis County 32.5%
42nd Lincoln County 23.6%
9th Pontotoc County 17.0%
65th Kemper County 31.8%
8th Lamar County 16.3%
24th Lawrence County 19.8%
49th Leake County 25.1%
53rd Montgomery County 25.6%
32nd Neshoba County 22.1%
28th Panola County 20.5%
33rd Prentiss County 22.5%
61st Scott County 27.8%
67th Sunflower County 32.5%
46th Wayne County 24.3%
82nd Jefferson County 47.0%
55th Walthall County 26.3%
27th Harrison County 20.5%
23rd Alcorn County 19.6%
72nd Coahoma County 36.2%
18th Itawamba County 18.4%
6th Greene County 15.1%
64th Oktibbeha County 29.8%
66th Pike County 32.3%
20th Tishomingo County 18.6%
14th Franklin County 17.9%
12th Lee County 17.3%
63rd Sharkey County 29.0%
60th Simpson County 27.1%
4th Carroll County 14.0%
13th Marshall County 17.8%

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