Alcorn County is located in northeast Mississippi. The County Seat is Corinth and the largest city is Corinth. The Official Web Site is located at http://alcorncounty.org/. The 2014 population estimate is 37,380 and the 2010 census population was 37,057. The land area is 400.04 square miles and there are 92.6 persons per square mile.
86% of the population is White, 12.2% is Black or African American, 2.7% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.4% is Asian, 0.3% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1% is two or more races. 78.5% have a high school degree or higher, and 17.4% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $84,300, there are 14,679 households, an average of 2.50 persons per household. The per capita income is $19,145, the median household income is $33,600, and 20.8% of the persons in Alcorn County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 2,909. Retail sales (in $1000) were $527,641, and sales per capita were $14,756. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 18.2%.
If you find a broken link below, please use the Report a Broken Link form to let us know.