Pickens is a city located in Holmes County Mississippi. Pickens has a 2020 population of 902. Pickens is currently declining at a rate of -3.32% annually and its population has decreased by -21.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,156 in 2010.
The average household income in Pickens is $34,185 with a poverty rate of 28.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $545 per month, and the median house value is $66,900. The median age in Pickens is 32.3 years, 27.8 years for males, and 34.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Pickenswas:
100.00% of Pickens residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Pickens is Black, with 28.52% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Pickens is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 53.20%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Pickens
100.00% of Pickens residents were born in the United States, with 94.10% having been born in Mississippi. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.