Hancock County Population 2017

Hancock County's estimated population is 46,791 with a growth rate of 0.92% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hancock County is the 18th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201646,7914250.92%
201546,3663050.66%
201446,0614691.03%
201345,5922610.58%
201245,3315641.26%
201144,7676641.51%
201044,10312,34338.86%
199031,7607,22329.44%
198024,5377,15041.12%
197017,3873,34823.85%
196014,0392,14818.06%
195011,8915634.97%
194011,328-87-0.76%
193011,4151,0359.97%
192010,380-827-7.38%
191011,207-679-5.71%
190011,8863,56842.89%
18908,3181,87929.18%
18806,4392,20051.90%
18704,2391,10035.04%
18603,139-533-14.52%
18503,6723059.06%
18403,3671,40571.61%
18301,96236823.09%
18201,5940.00%

Hancock County Population Growth

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Hancock County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White40,83187.26%
Black or African American3,7938.11%
Two or More Races9692.07%
Asian4410.94%
American Indian and Alaska Native2940.63%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander380.08%

Hancock County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Hancock County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Diamondhead83788217-161-1.92%
Waveland64336428-5-0.08%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990