The median income of Hinds County residents was an inflation-adjusted $23,291 per year. Hinds County had 89,153 households in 2017, with a population of 243,249.
The county with the highest median resident income in the state was Madison County. Madison County's median income was $35,218 per year after adjusting for inflation – $11,927 more than Hinds County. It had 38,405 households in 2017 and a population of 102,212.
Humphreys County had the lowest annual resident income among counties in Mississippi, with a median income of only $14,583 per year. That was $8,708 less than the median income in Hinds County at the time. Humphreys County had 3,119 households in 2017 and a population of 8,678.
The table below shows the state's counties ranked by median annual resident earnings in 2017.