Basic information about the Jefferson County
The Jefferson County is located in the state of Mississippi. This county occupies 528 square miles, with 8 square miles being water areas. There are 7.726 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Jefferson County citizens, the 3 largest groups are Black or African American (85.68%), followed by White (13.72%) and Two or More races (0.35%). There are 2.929 households in the county, while 66,71% of them are family households and 33,29% represent non family households. There are 1 cities and towns in Jefferson County. The most populated city is Fayette city and the smallest town or village is .