Basic information about the Hinds County
The Hinds County is located in the state of Mississippi. This county occupies 878 square miles, with 8 square miles being water areas. There are 245.285 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Hinds County citizens, the 3 largest groups are Black or African American (69.05%), followed by White (28.44%) and Two or More races (0.87%). There are 91.351 households in the county, while 66,35% of them are family households and 33,65% represent non family households. There are 9 cities and towns in Hinds County. The most populated city is Jackson city and the smallest town or village is Learned town.