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Hancock County Statistics

Facts

Land area471.8 square miles
Population Density20 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)8,879
Population change-5.6%
Under 5 years of age4.6%
Under 1816.5%
65 and over18.4%
Females44.9%
White25.5
Hispanic or Latino of any race1.8
Asian0.7%
Two or more races0.8%
Black or African American72.6%
Native American0.4%
Pacific Islander0%
Had graduated from high school76%
Had a bachelor degree or higher9.9%
Veterans564

Households and Housing

Households2,742
Persons per household2.8
Living in the same house for one year or more91.1%
Median household income$25,000
The Per capita income$12,381
Live below the poverty line30.6%
Housing units5,244
Multi-unit structures5%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$67,800
Residents owning their homes77.7%

Business Facts

Total number of firms715
Women-owned firms31.7%
Asian-owned firms0%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms55.5%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$21,008
Retail sales per capita$2,183
Manufacturers shipments$0
Merchant wholesaler sales$0
Source US Census Data