Issaquena County is located in west-central Mississippi. The County Seat is Mayersville and the largest city is Mayersville. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.ms.gov/content/pages/LocalGov.aspx?county=Issaquena. The 2014 population estimate is 1,397 and the 2010 census population was 1,406. The land area is 413.05 square miles and there are 3.4 persons per square mile.
34.8% of the population is White, 64.2% is Black or African American, 0.9% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.4% is Asian, 0.4% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 0.1% is two or more races. 56.4% have a high school degree or higher, and 5.3% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $60,800, there are 461 households, an average of 2.38 persons per household. The per capita income is $13,731, the median household income is $24,767, and 32.5% of the persons in Issaquena County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 40. Retail sales (in $1000) were unavailable, and sales per capita were unavailable.
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