Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Bolivar MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Total 4,928   7,135   -2,207 32,694  
Gender:              
Male 2,437 49.5% 3,548 49.7% -1,111 15,043 46.0%
Female 2,491 50.5% 3,587 50.3% -1,096 17,651 54.0%
Race:              
White alone 2,533 51.4% 3,240 45.4% -707 10,272 31.4%
Black or African American alone 2,239 45.4% 3,649 51.1% -1,410 22,134 67.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 22 0.4% 4 0.1% 18 11 0.0%
Asian alone 65 1.3% 107 1.5% -42 50 0.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 2 0.0%
Some other race alone 35 0.7% 86 1.2% -51 152 0.5%
Two or more races 34 0.7% 49 0.7% -15 73 0.2%
Hispanic or Latino and race:              
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 89 1.8% 261 3.7% -172 257 0.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino 2,520 51.1% 3,119 43.7% -599 10,253 31.4%
Other race, not Hispanic or Latino 2,319 47.1% 3,755 52.6% -1,436 22,184 67.9%
Age Groups:              
5 to 9 years 438 8.9% 617 8.6% -179 2,761 8.4%
10 to 14 years 176 3.6% 484 6.8% -308 3,296 10.1%
15 to 19 years 612 12.4% 653 9.2% -41 3,470 10.6%
20 to 24 years 1,155 23.4% 1,161 16.3% -6 2,758 8.4%
25 to 29 years 672 13.6% 1,316 18.4% -644 2,098 6.4%
30 to 34 years 380 7.7% 745 10.4% -365 2,145 6.6%
35 to 39 years 435 8.8% 472 6.6% -37 2,151 6.6%
40 to 44 years 189 3.8% 399 5.6% -210 2,434 7.4%
45 to 49 years 196 4.0% 269 3.8% -73 2,309 7.1%
50 to 54 years 142 2.9% 299 4.2% -157 2,241 6.9%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Bolivar MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Age Groups (continued):              
55 to 59 years 105 2.1% 172 2.4% -67 1,618 4.9%
60 to 64 years 100 2.0% 142 2.0% -42 1,274 3.9%
65 to 69 years 104 2.1% 95 1.3% 9 1,084 3.3%
70 to 74 years 77 1.6% 84 1.2% -7 1,042 3.2%
75 to 79 years 46 0.9% 99 1.4% -53 844 2.6%
80 to 84 years 35 0.7% 52 0.7% -17 550 1.7%
85 years and over 66 1.3% 76 1.1% -10 619 1.9%
Educational Attainment (Population age 25 years and over):
Less than 9th grade 294 11.5% 452 10.7% -158 3,322 16.3%
9th - 12th grade, no diploma 396 15.5% 575 13.6% -179 3,963 19.4%
High school graduate or equivalency 465 18.3% 814 19.3% -349 5,116 25.1%
Some college, no degree 491 19.3% 775 18.4% -284 3,530 17.3%
Associate degree 116 4.6% 238 5.6% -122 943 4.6%
Bachelor's degree 476 18.7% 1,044 24.7% -568 2,263 11.1%
Graduate or professional degree 309 12.1% 322 7.6% -13 1,272 6.2%
Household Types (HH population age 5 years and over):
Married-couple family HH with children under 18 1,160 33.2% 2,260 36.9% -1,100 8,700 27.2%
Married-couple family HH without children under 18 440 12.6% 930 15.2% -490 5,660 17.7%
Other family households with children under 18 780 22.3% 1,460 23.8% -680 10,970 34.4%
Other family households without children under 18 220 6.3% 270 4.4% -50 2,880 9.0%
Non-family households 890 25.5% 1,210 19.7% -320 3,720 11.7%
Household Income in 1999 (HH population age 5 years and over):
Under $25,000 1,380 39.5% 2,250 36.7% -870 15,010 47.0%
$25,000 to $49,999 1,130 32.4% 2,020 33.0% -890 9,180 28.8%
$50,000 to $74,999 520 14.9% 1,170 19.1% -650 4,210 13.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 290 8.3% 410 6.7% -120 2,030 6.4%
$100,000 to $199,999 150 4.3% 230 3.8% -80 1,090 3.4%
$200,000 or more 20 0.6% 60 1.0% -40 410 1.3%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Bolivar 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 990 23.2% 1,073 18.2% -83 4,909 18.9%
less than $4,999 899 21.1% 872 14.8% 27 3,580 13.8%
$5,000 - $9,999 695 16.3% 726 12.3% -31 4,900 18.8%
$10,000 - $14,999 331 7.8% 740 12.5% -409 2,975 11.4%
$15,000 - $19,999 310 7.3% 555 9.4% -245 2,289 8.8%
$20,000 - $24,999 287 6.7% 483 8.2% -196 1,792 6.9%
$25,000 - $34,999 307 7.2% 689 11.7% -382 2,494 9.6%
$35,000 - $49,999 242 5.7% 428 7.3% -186 1,579 6.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 124 2.9% 254 4.3% -130 922 3.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 46 1.1% 44 0.7% 2 292 1.1%
$100,000 and over 36 0.8% 34 0.6% 2 284 1.1%
Labor Force Status (Population age 16 and over):              
Employed 1,957 45.9% 3,482 59.0% -1,525 12,204 46.9%
Unemployed 730 17.1% 339 5.7% 391 1,787 6.9%
Armed forces 0 0.0% 81 1.4% -81 8 0.0%
Not in labor force 1,580 37.0% 1,996 33.8% -416 12,017 46.2%
Occupation (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Management, professional & related occupations :
Management business and financial 193 9.9% 441 12.7% -248 1,370 11.2%
Professional and related 557 28.5% 734 21.1% -177 2,296 18.8%
Service occupations :
Protective service 50 2.6% 96 2.8% -46 537 4.4%
Other service 184 9.4% 430 12.3% -246 1,441 11.8%
Sales & office occupations :
Sales and related 346 17.7% 395 11.3% -49 944 7.7%
Office and administrative support 272 13.9% 568 16.3% -296 1,473 12.1%
Farming fishing and forestry occupations 25 1.3% 10 0.3% 15 388 3.2%
Construction, extractions & maintenance occupations :
Construction and extraction 71 3.6% 118 3.4% -47 542 4.4%
Installation maintenance and repair 56 2.9% 114 3.3% -58 556 4.6%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Bolivar MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Occupation (continued):              
Production, transportation & material moving occupations :
Production 111 5.7% 302 8.7% -191 1,649 13.5%
Transportation and material moving 92 4.7% 274 7.9% -182 1,008 8.3%
Industry (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting 105 5.4% 64 1.8% 41 903 7.4%
Mining 0 0.0% 6 0.2% -6 0 0.0%
Construction 76 3.9% 122 3.5% -46 649 5.3%
Manufacturing 162 8.3% 581 16.7% -419 2,417 19.8%
Wholesale trade 17 0.9% 94 2.7% -77 373 3.1%
Retail trade 388 19.8% 458 13.2% -70 1,197 9.8%
Transportation, warehousing, and utilities 46 2.4% 186 5.3% -140 493 4.0%
Information 27 1.4% 58 1.7% -31 153 1.3%
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 57 2.9% 268 7.7% -211 416 3.4%
Prof., sci., mgmt, admin. & waste mgmt services 178 9.1% 241 6.9% -63 400 3.3%
Educational, health, and social services 594 30.4% 866 24.9% -272 3,123 25.6%
Arts, ent., rec., accommodation, & food services 164 8.4% 336 9.6% -172 707 5.8%
Other services (except public administration) 78 4.0% 113 3.2% -35 442 3.6%
Public administration 65 3.3% 89 2.6% -24 931 7.6%
Marital Status (Population age 15 and over):              
Now married (except separated) 1,518 35.2% 2,678 44.4% -1,160 10,275 38.6%
Widowed 343 8.0% 197 3.3% 146 2,477 9.3%
Divorced 260 6.0% 442 7.3% -182 2,185 8.2%
Separated 143 3.3% 190 3.1% -47 1,196 4.5%
Never married 2,050 47.5% 2,527 41.9% -477 10,504 39.4%
Poverty Status in 1999 (Population for whom determined):              
Family income in 1999 below poverty level 1,126 31.6% 1,567 25.1% -441 10,433 32.6%
Family income in 1999 at or above poverty level 2,435 68.4% 4,668 74.9% -2,233 21,561 67.4%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Bolivar MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Nativity by Year of Entry:              
Native 4,861 98.6% 6,893 96.6% -2,032 32,558 99.6%
Foreign born, naturalized citizen: 16 0.3% 61 0.9% -45 90 0.3%
1995-2000 2 0.0% 0 0.0% 2 2 0.0%
1990-1994 3 0.1% 23 0.3% -20 0 0.0%
1980-1989 0 0.0% 38 0.5% -38 11 0.0%
1970-1979 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 12 0.0%
1960-1969 11 0.2% 0 0.0% 11 20 0.1%
1950-1959 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 23 0.1%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 22 0.1%
Foreign born, non-U.S. citizen: 51 1.0% 181 2.5% -130 46 0.1%
1995-2000 30 0.6% 38 0.5% -8 4 0.0%
1990-1994 7 0.1% 70 1.0% -63 12 0.0%
1980-1989 3 0.1% 60 0.8% -57 12 0.0%
1970-1979 3 0.1% 13 0.2% -10 9 0.0%
1960-1969 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 9 0.0%
1950-1959 8 0.2% 0 0.0% 8 0 0.0%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Tenure and Group Quarters:              
Owner-occupied housing unit 1,500 30.4% 2,310 32.4% -810 20,320 62.2%
Renter-occupied housing unit 2,000 40.6% 3,820 53.5% -1,820 11,610 35.5%
Group quarters 1,440 29.2% 1,000 14.0% 440 770 2.4%

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