Basic information about the Lauderdale County
The Lauderdale County is located in the state of Mississippi. This county occupies 716 square miles, with 12 square miles being water areas. There are 80.261 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Lauderdale County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (54.77%), followed by Black or African American (42.77%) and Two or More races (0.83%). There are 31.090 households in the county, while 66,30% of them are family households and 33,70% represent non family households. There are 7 cities and towns in Lauderdale County. The most populated city is Meridian city and the smallest town or village is Lauderdale CDP.