Cary is a town in Sharkey County, Mississippi, United States. The population was 427 at the 2000 census.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.7 square miles (1.9 km²), all of it land.
As of the census of 2000, there were 427 people, 146 households, and 107 families residing in the town. The population density was 584.4 people per square mile (225.8/km²). There were 165 housing units at an average density of 225.8 per square mile (87.3/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 64.40% African American, 34.66% White, 0.70% Asian, and 0.23% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.64% of the population.