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See New Poverty Estimates for All 82 Counties in Mississippi

New poverty estimates were recently released by the U.S. Census Bureau for all 82 counties in Mississippi. See the full list of counties below and the percentage of their residents in poverty in 2017.

Claiborne: 42.6 percent

Leflore: 42.2 percent

Quitman: 40.9 percent

Holmes: 40.8 percent

Humphreys: 38.4 percent

Issaquena: 38.1 percent

Sunflower: 36.2 percent

Sharkey: 35.5 percent

Tallahatchie: 35.2 percent

Coahoma: 34.8 percent

Noxubee: 34.5 percent

Jefferson: 34.1 percent

Yazoo: 33.9 percent

Wilkinson: 33.1 percent

Washington: 32.7 percent

Adams: 32.5 percent

Bolivar: 32.4 percent

Kemper: 29.8 percent

Tunica: 29.1 percent

Jefferson Davis: 28.7 percent

Pike: 28 percent

Walthall: 26.1 percent

Oktibbeha: 25.5 percent

Clay: 25.4 percent

Marion: 24.7 percent

Attala: 24.1 percent

Jasper: 23.8 percent

Amite: 23.3 percent

Montgomery: 23.2 percent

Covington: 23 percent

Simpson: 23 percent

Wayne: 23 percent

Webster: 23 percent

Marshall: 22.8 percent

Forrest: 22.7 percent

Panola: 22.7 percent

Copiah: 22.5 percent

Winston: 22.5 percent

Neshoba: 22.4 percent

Lowndes: 22.2 percent

Choctaw: 22.1 percent

Scott: 21.9 percent

Benton: 21.8 percent

Calhoun: 21.8 percent

Greene: 21.7 percent

Leake: 21.7 percent

Warren: 21.4 percent

Jones: 21.3 percent

Yalobusha: 21.3 percent

Lafayette: 21.1 percent

Clarke: 20.8 percent

Franklin: 20.6 percent

Lauderdale: 20.5 percent

Perry: 20.5 percent

Grenada: 20.4 percent

Newton: 20.4 percent

Hinds: 20.2 percent

Harrison: 19.7 percent

Lawrence: 19.7 percent

Alcorn: 19.1 percent

Chickasaw: 18.2 percent

Lincoln: 18.2 percent

Monroe: 18.2 percent

Tippah: 17.9 percent

Tishomingo: 17.9 percent

Prentiss: 17.7 percent

Carroll: 17.6 percent

Pearl River: 17.2 percent

Hancock: 17 percent

Tate: 16.5 percent

Smith: 16.3 percent

Stone: 16.3 percent

George: 16 percent

Lamar: 15.5 percent

Pontotoc: 14.6 percent

Itawamba: 14.5 percent

Jackson: 14.5 percent

Union: 14.5 percent

Lee: 14 percent

Madison: 10.7 percent

Rankin: 9.3 percent

DeSoto: 8.7 percent

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