Booneville is a city located in Prentiss County Mississippi. It is also the county seat of Prentiss County. With a 2020 population of 8,513, it is the 46th largest city in Mississippi and the 3456th largest city in the United States . Booneville is currently growing at a rate of 0.09% annually but its population has decreased by -2.63% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,743 in 2010. Booneville reached it's highest population of 8,780 in 2011. Spanning over 26 miles, Booneville has a population density of 331 people per square mile.
The average household income in Booneville is $49,923 with a poverty rate of 26.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $555 per month, and the median house value is $106,500. The median age in Booneville is 35.8 years, 32.7 years for males, and 39.8 years for females.