Noxubee County is located in east-central Mississippi. The County Seat is Macon and the largest city is Macon. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.ms.gov/content/Pages/LocalGov.aspx?county=Noxubee. The 2014 population estimate is 11,115 and the 2010 census population was 11,545. The land area is 695.14 square miles and there are 16.6 persons per square mile.
27% of the population is White, 71.7% is Black or African American, 1% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.2% is Asian, 0.2% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 0.8% is two or more races. 65.5% have a high school degree or higher, and 11.2% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $59,000, there are 4,194 households, an average of 2.66 persons per household. The per capita income is $12,780, the median household income is $24,338, and 34.6% of the persons in Noxubee County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 760. Retail sales (in $1000) were $82,888, and sales per capita were $6,993. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 23.9%.
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