Holmes County Population 2017

Holmes County's estimated population is 17,999 with a growth rate of -1.94% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Holmes County is the 53rd largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201617,999-357-1.94%
201518,356-160-0.86%
201418,516-274-1.46%
201318,790-286-1.50%
201219,076-132-0.69%
201119,208-192-0.99%
201019,400-2,204-10.20%
199021,604-1,366-5.95%
198022,970-150-0.65%
197023,120-3,976-14.67%
196027,096-6,205-18.63%
195033,301-6,409-16.14%
194039,7101,1763.05%
193038,5344,02111.65%
192034,513-4,575-11.70%
191039,0882,2606.14%
190036,8285,85818.92%
189030,9703,80614.01%
188027,1647,79440.24%
187019,3701,5798.88%
186017,7913,86327.74%
185013,9284,47647.36%
18409,4520.00%

Holmes County Population Growth

Population Data via

Holmes County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American15,19084.39%
White2,95416.41%
Two or More Races1190.66%
Asian650.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native270.15%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.01%

Holmes County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Holmes County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Durant26732431-242-9.05%
Tchula20961981-115-5.49%
Lexington17311573-158-9.13%
Goodman13861313-73-5.27%
Pickens11571054-103-8.90%
Cruger386354-32-8.29%
West185169-16-8.65%
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