In 2020, Cross County had a population of 16,833 with a median age of 40.7 and a median household income of $44,379. Between 2010 and 2020 the population of Cross County declined from 17,870 to 16,833, representing a change of -5.8%.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Cross County are White (Non-Hispanic) (72.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (17.8%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (7.64%), White (Hispanic) (1.56%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (0.483%).
In 2020, the median property value in Cross County was $83,800, and the homeownership rate was 66.4%. Most people in Cross County drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Cross County was 2 cars per household.
In 2020, there were 370 employer establishments. Employees of private companies represented 68.3% of total employment. County employment rate of residents was 55.2%.
Between January 2021 and December 2021, monthly retail sales capture fluctuated though ranged from 110% - 146% of the county population’s spent dollars.