Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Adams MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Total 3,571   5,552   -1,981 28,577  
Gender:              
Male 1,785 50.0% 2,561 46.1% -776 13,059 45.7%
Female 1,786 50.0% 2,991 53.9% -1,205 15,518 54.3%
Race:              
White alone 1,974 55.3% 3,143 56.6% -1,169 13,065 45.7%
Black or African American alone 1,425 39.9% 2,242 40.4% -817 15,115 52.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 30 0.8% 14 0.3% 16 12 0.0%
Asian alone 81 2.3% 30 0.5% 51 214 0.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 5 0.1% 0 0.0% 5 0 0.0%
Some other race alone 5 0.1% 35 0.6% -30 48 0.2%
Two or more races 51 1.4% 88 1.6% -37 123 0.4%
Hispanic or Latino and race:              
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 42 1.2% 55 1.0% -13 175 0.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino 1,937 54.2% 3,111 56.0% -1,174 12,987 45.4%
Other race, not Hispanic or Latino 1,592 44.6% 2,386 43.0% -794 15,415 53.9%
Age Groups:              
5 to 9 years 290 8.1% 456 8.2% -166 2,219 7.8%
10 to 14 years 289 8.1% 466 8.4% -177 2,519 8.8%
15 to 19 years 233 6.5% 586 10.6% -353 2,410 8.4%
20 to 24 years 367 10.3% 1,193 21.5% -826 1,610 5.6%
25 to 29 years 398 11.1% 715 12.9% -317 1,374 4.8%
30 to 34 years 377 10.6% 472 8.5% -95 1,376 4.8%
35 to 39 years 320 9.0% 451 8.1% -131 2,179 7.6%
40 to 44 years 328 9.2% 430 7.7% -102 2,437 8.5%
45 to 49 years 186 5.2% 248 4.5% -62 2,490 8.7%
50 to 54 years 157 4.4% 133 2.4% 24 1,935 6.8%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Adams MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Age Groups (continued):              
55 to 59 years 219 6.1% 64 1.2% 155 1,513 5.3%
60 to 64 years 107 3.0% 92 1.7% 15 1,455 5.1%
65 to 69 years 100 2.8% 53 1.0% 47 1,554 5.4%
70 to 74 years 62 1.7% 67 1.2% -5 1,390 4.9%
75 to 79 years 56 1.6% 73 1.3% -17 940 3.3%
80 to 84 years 42 1.2% 30 0.5% 12 670 2.3%
85 years and over 40 1.1% 23 0.4% 17 506 1.8%
Educational Attainment (Population age 25 years and over):
Less than 9th grade 111 4.6% 173 6.1% -62 2,099 10.6%
9th - 12th grade, no diploma 370 15.5% 348 12.2% 22 3,330 16.8%
High school graduate or equivalency 518 21.7% 870 30.5% -352 6,530 32.9%
Some college, no degree 527 22.0% 630 22.1% -103 3,624 18.3%
Associate degree 110 4.6% 180 6.3% -70 1,105 5.6%
Bachelor's degree 453 18.9% 498 17.5% -45 2,156 10.9%
Graduate or professional degree 303 12.7% 152 5.3% 151 975 4.9%
Household Types (HH population age 5 years and over):
Married-couple family HH with children under 18 1,090 31.8% 1,690 34.4% -600 8,860 31.3%
Married-couple family HH without children under 18 650 19.0% 830 16.9% -180 6,630 23.5%
Other family households with children under 18 770 22.4% 1,120 22.8% -350 6,340 22.4%
Other family households without children under 18 260 7.6% 190 3.9% 70 2,440 8.6%
Non-family households 660 19.2% 1,080 22.0% -420 4,000 14.1%
Household Income in 1999 (HH population age 5 years and over):
Under $25,000 1,310 38.2% 1,540 31.4% -230 12,390 43.8%
$25,000 to $49,999 1,100 32.1% 1,860 37.9% -760 8,200 29.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 430 12.5% 870 17.7% -440 3,930 13.9%
$75,000 to $99,999 290 8.5% 340 6.9% -50 2,020 7.1%
$100,000 to $199,999 170 5.0% 280 5.7% -110 1,150 4.1%
$200,000 or more 130 3.8% 10 0.2% 120 570 2.0%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Adams MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Income of Persons in 1999 (Population age 16 and over):
No income 413 14.1% 782 17.2% -369 3,839 16.4%
less than $4,999 394 13.5% 818 18.0% -424 2,838 12.1%
$5,000 - $9,999 447 15.3% 676 14.9% -229 4,120 17.6%
$10,000 - $14,999 331 11.3% 371 8.2% -40 2,811 12.0%
$15,000 - $19,999 249 8.5% 393 8.7% -144 2,198 9.4%
$20,000 - $24,999 219 7.5% 298 6.6% -79 1,796 7.7%
$25,000 - $34,999 309 10.6% 550 12.1% -241 2,413 10.3%
$35,000 - $49,999 322 11.0% 391 8.6% -69 1,856 7.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 119 4.1% 194 4.3% -75 816 3.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 50 1.7% 12 0.3% 38 287 1.2%
$100,000 and over 70 2.4% 54 1.2% 16 416 1.8%
Labor Force Status (Population age 16 and over):              
Employed 1,640 56.1% 2,758 60.8% -1,118 11,213 47.9%
Unemployed 129 4.4% 257 5.7% -128 1,158 5.0%
Armed forces 29 1.0% 63 1.4% -34 0 0.0%
Not in labor force 1,125 38.5% 1,461 32.2% -336 11,019 47.1%
Occupation (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Management, professional & related occupations :
Management business and financial 243 14.8% 235 8.5% 8 1,054 9.4%
Professional and related 417 25.4% 523 19.0% -106 1,854 16.5%
Service occupations :
Protective service 54 3.3% 34 1.2% 20 374 3.3%
Other service 210 12.8% 416 15.1% -206 1,746 15.6%
Sales & office occupations :
Sales and related 194 11.8% 360 13.1% -166 1,416 12.6%
Office and administrative support 174 10.6% 539 19.5% -365 1,609 14.3%
Farming fishing and forestry occupations 24 1.5% 29 1.1% -5 70 0.6%
Construction, extractions & maintenance occupations :
Construction and extraction 80 4.9% 125 4.5% -45 628 5.6%
Installation maintenance and repair 55 3.4% 100 3.6% -45 610 5.4%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Adams MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Occupation (continued):              
Production, transportation & material moving occupations :
Production 95 5.8% 194 7.0% -99 868 7.7%
Transportation and material moving 94 5.7% 203 7.4% -109 984 8.8%
Industry (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting 32 2.0% 29 1.1% 3 167 1.5%
Mining 56 3.4% 46 1.7% 10 299 2.7%
Construction 76 4.6% 150 5.4% -74 733 6.5%
Manufacturing 172 10.5% 303 11.0% -131 1,288 11.5%
Wholesale trade 24 1.5% 94 3.4% -70 269 2.4%
Retail trade 205 12.5% 346 12.5% -141 1,575 14.0%
Transportation, warehousing, and utilities 58 3.5% 140 5.1% -82 510 4.5%
Information 37 2.3% 132 4.8% -95 148 1.3%
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 87 5.3% 151 5.5% -64 557 5.0%
Prof., sci., mgmt, admin. & waste mgmt services 97 5.9% 173 6.3% -76 551 4.9%
Educational, health, and social services 378 23.0% 624 22.6% -246 2,570 22.9%
Arts, ent., rec., accommodation, & food services 261 15.9% 331 12.0% -70 1,131 10.1%
Other services (except public administration) 60 3.7% 128 4.6% -68 668 6.0%
Public administration 97 5.9% 111 4.0% -14 747 6.7%
Marital Status (Population age 15 and over):              
Now married (except separated) 1,251 41.8% 1,874 40.5% -623 11,143 46.7%
Widowed 175 5.8% 178 3.8% -3 2,508 10.5%
Divorced 510 17.0% 520 11.2% -10 2,858 12.0%
Separated 132 4.4% 85 1.8% 47 736 3.1%
Never married 924 30.9% 1,973 42.6% -1,049 6,594 27.7%
Poverty Status in 1999 (Population for whom determined):              
Family income in 1999 below poverty level 901 26.0% 1,243 25.2% -342 7,031 24.9%
Family income in 1999 at or above poverty level 2,558 74.0% 3,698 74.8% -1,140 21,211 75.1%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Adams MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Nativity by Year of Entry:              
Native 3,458 96.8% 5,502 99.1% -2,044 28,209 98.7%
Foreign born, naturalized citizen: 39 1.1% 33 0.6% 6 244 0.9%
1995-2000 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 20 0.1%
1990-1994 9 0.3% 5 0.1% 4 28 0.1%
1980-1989 10 0.3% 1 0.0% 9 55 0.2%
1970-1979 14 0.4% 0 0.0% 14 19 0.1%
1960-1969 0 0.0% 22 0.4% -22 29 0.1%
1950-1959 6 0.2% 0 0.0% 6 50 0.2%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 5 0.1% -5 43 0.2%
Foreign born, non-U.S. citizen: 74 2.1% 17 0.3% 57 124 0.4%
1995-2000 39 1.1% 0 0.0% 39 6 0.0%
1990-1994 16 0.4% 17 0.3% -1 87 0.3%
1980-1989 12 0.3% 0 0.0% 12 0 0.0%
1970-1979 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
1960-1969 4 0.1% 0 0.0% 4 31 0.1%
1950-1959 3 0.1% 0 0.0% 3 0 0.0%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Tenure and Group Quarters:              
Owner-occupied housing unit 1,670 46.8% 2,050 36.9% -380 21,010 73.5%
Renter-occupied housing unit 1,760 49.3% 2,860 51.5% -1,100 7,240 25.3%
Group quarters 140 3.9% 640 11.5% -500 330 1.2%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000, Migration DVD, issued October 2003.
Notes: Universe is the population 5 years and over unless otherwise stated. Net migration is equal to in-migration minus out-migration. Non-movers did
not change county of residence, but may have changed housing location within the same county.
Prepared by the Policy Research Institute, The University of Kansas, email: pri@ku.edu