Pickens is a city located in Holmes County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 933, it is the 161st largest city in Mississippi and the 10594th largest city in the United States . Pickens is currently declining at a rate of -3.22% annually and its population has decreased by -19.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,157 in 2010. Pickens reached it's highest population of 1,156 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Pickens has a population density of 731 people per square mile.
The average household income in Pickens is $34,185 with a poverty rate of 33.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $492 per month, and the median house value is $70,600. The median age in Pickens is 32.3 years, 27.8 years for males, and 34.2 years for females.