Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Claiborne MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Total 1,911   1,299   612 9,136  
Gender:              
Male 823 43.1% 634 48.8% 189 4,254 46.6%
Female 1,088 56.9% 665 51.2% 423 4,882 53.4%
Race:              
White alone 342 17.9% 287 22.1% 55 1,404 15.4%
Black or African American alone 1,539 80.5% 958 73.7% 581 7,720 84.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 7 0.4% 0 0.0% 7 0 0.0%
Asian alone 12 0.6% 19 1.5% -7 0 0.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Some other race alone 9 0.5% 0 0.0% 9 1 0.0%
Two or more races 2 0.1% 35 2.7% -33 11 0.1%
Hispanic or Latino and race:              
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 9 0.5% 34 2.6% -25 42 0.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino 342 17.9% 287 22.1% 55 1,391 15.2%
Other race, not Hispanic or Latino 1,560 81.6% 978 75.3% 582 7,703 84.3%
Age Groups:              
5 to 9 years 101 5.3% 103 7.9% -2 855 9.4%
10 to 14 years 86 4.5% 78 6.0% 8 723 7.9%
15 to 19 years 387 20.3% 118 9.1% 269 1,072 11.7%
20 to 24 years 678 35.5% 236 18.2% 442 1,191 13.0%
25 to 29 years 150 7.8% 189 14.5% -39 421 4.6%
30 to 34 years 83 4.3% 134 10.3% -51 432 4.7%
35 to 39 years 82 4.3% 110 8.5% -28 708 7.7%
40 to 44 years 55 2.9% 68 5.2% -13 661 7.2%
45 to 49 years 105 5.5% 52 4.0% 53 652 7.1%
50 to 54 years 31 1.6% 24 1.8% 7 525 5.7%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Claiborne MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Age Groups (continued):              
55 to 59 years 21 1.1% 39 3.0% -18 361 4.0%
60 to 64 years 13 0.7% 50 3.8% -37 407 4.5%
65 to 69 years 47 2.5% 15 1.2% 32 358 3.9%
70 to 74 years 20 1.0% 8 0.6% 12 191 2.1%
75 to 79 years 8 0.4% 29 2.2% -21 170 1.9%
80 to 84 years 22 1.2% 20 1.5% 2 188 2.1%
85 years and over 22 1.2% 26 2.0% -4 221 2.4%
Educational Attainment (Population age 25 years and over):
Less than 9th grade 74 11.2% 48 6.3% 26 672 12.7%
9th - 12th grade, no diploma 63 9.6% 136 17.8% -73 884 16.7%
High school graduate or equivalency 132 20.0% 180 23.6% -48 1,374 25.9%
Some college, no degree 144 21.9% 168 22.0% -24 1,108 20.9%
Associate degree 61 9.3% 58 7.6% 3 316 6.0%
Bachelor's degree 73 11.1% 110 14.4% -37 561 10.6%
Graduate or professional degree 112 17.0% 64 8.4% 48 380 7.2%
Household Types (HH population age 5 years and over):
Married-couple family HH with children under 18 380 42.7% 290 26.9% 90 2,800 33.5%
Married-couple family HH without children under 18 190 21.3% 90 8.3% 100 1,340 16.0%
Other family households with children under 18 160 18.0% 320 29.6% -160 2,540 30.3%
Other family households without children under 18 40 4.5% 180 16.7% -140 540 6.5%
Non-family households 120 13.5% 200 18.5% -80 1,150 13.7%
Household Income in 1999 (HH population age 5 years and over):
Under $25,000 260 29.2% 420 38.9% -160 4,010 47.9%
$25,000 to $49,999 240 27.0% 260 24.1% -20 2,510 30.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 250 28.1% 220 20.4% 30 950 11.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 40 4.5% 150 13.9% -110 460 5.5%
$100,000 to $199,999 100 11.2% 20 1.9% 80 340 4.1%
$200,000 or more 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 110 1.3%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Claiborne 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 419 24.7% 236 21.3% 183 1,590 21.5%
less than $4,999 579 34.1% 118 10.7% 461 1,299 17.6%
$5,000 - $9,999 219 12.9% 153 13.8% 66 1,198 16.2%
$10,000 - $14,999 105 6.2% 157 14.2% -52 872 11.8%
$15,000 - $19,999 72 4.2% 136 12.3% -64 553 7.5%
$20,000 - $24,999 71 4.2% 65 5.9% 6 401 5.4%
$25,000 - $34,999 108 6.4% 93 8.4% 15 615 8.3%
$35,000 - $49,999 50 2.9% 95 8.6% -45 480 6.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 53 3.1% 27 2.4% 26 259 3.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 7 0.4% 26 2.4% -19 66 0.9%
$100,000 and over 14 0.8% 0 0.0% 14 68 0.9%
Labor Force Status (Population age 16 and over):              
Employed 764 45.0% 554 50.1% 210 3,016 40.8%
Unemployed 164 9.7% 103 9.3% 61 666 9.0%
Armed forces 4 0.2% 33 3.0% -29 6 0.1%
Not in labor force 765 45.1% 416 37.6% 349 3,713 50.2%
Occupation (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Management, professional & related occupations :
Management business and financial 50 6.5% 38 6.9% 12 254 8.4%
Professional and related 173 22.6% 85 15.3% 88 471 15.6%
Service occupations :
Protective service 5 0.7% 16 2.9% -11 67 2.2%
Other service 92 12.0% 93 16.8% -1 474 15.7%
Sales & office occupations :
Sales and related 92 12.0% 66 11.9% 26 217 7.2%
Office and administrative support 192 25.1% 50 9.0% 142 406 13.5%
Farming fishing and forestry occupations 7 0.9% 2 0.4% 5 76 2.5%
Construction, extractions & maintenance occupations :
Construction and extraction 35 4.6% 21 3.8% 14 157 5.2%
Installation maintenance and repair 9 1.2% 36 6.5% -27 84 2.8%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Claiborne MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Occupation (continued):              
Production, transportation & material moving occupations :
Production 82 10.7% 130 23.5% -48 492 16.3%
Transportation and material moving 27 3.5% 17 3.1% 10 318 10.5%
Industry (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting 19 2.5% 12 2.2% 7 103 3.4%
Mining 0 0.0% 7 1.3% -7 38 1.3%
Construction 33 4.3% 18 3.2% 15 107 3.5%
Manufacturing 94 12.3% 111 20.0% -17 655 21.7%
Wholesale trade 9 1.2% 14 2.5% -5 74 2.5%
Retail trade 93 12.2% 66 11.9% 27 232 7.7%
Transportation, warehousing, and utilities 21 2.7% 36 6.5% -15 261 8.7%
Information 17 2.2% 0 0.0% 17 29 1.0%
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 8 1.0% 7 1.3% 1 68 2.3%
Prof., sci., mgmt, admin. & waste mgmt services 39 5.1% 22 4.0% 17 87 2.9%
Educational, health, and social services 258 33.8% 150 27.1% 108 791 26.2%
Arts, ent., rec., accommodation, & food services 91 11.9% 79 14.3% 12 271 9.0%
Other services (except public administration) 12 1.6% 6 1.1% 6 106 3.5%
Public administration 70 9.2% 26 4.7% 44 194 6.4%
Marital Status (Population age 15 and over):              
Now married (except separated) 543 31.5% 394 35.2% 149 2,866 37.9%
Widowed 66 3.8% 60 5.4% 6 717 9.5%
Divorced 47 2.7% 98 8.8% -51 387 5.1%
Separated 45 2.6% 44 3.9% 1 192 2.5%
Never married 1,023 59.3% 522 46.7% 501 3,396 44.9%
Poverty Status in 1999 (Population for whom determined):              
Family income in 1999 below poverty level 146 16.5% 275 24.4% -129 2,756 33.0%
Family income in 1999 at or above poverty level 739 83.5% 853 75.6% -114 5,602 67.0%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Claiborne MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Nativity by Year of Entry:              
Native 1,853 97.0% 1,262 97.2% 591 9,127 99.9%
Foreign born, naturalized citizen: 32 1.7% 12 0.9% 20 9 0.1%
1995-2000 2 0.1% 0 0.0% 2 0 0.0%
1990-1994 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
1980-1989 7 0.4% 12 0.9% -5 0 0.0%
1970-1979 23 1.2% 0 0.0% 23 6 0.1%
1960-1969 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 1 0.0%
1950-1959 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 2 0.0%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Foreign born, non-U.S. citizen: 26 1.4% 25 1.9% 1 0 0.0%
1995-2000 22 1.2% 18 1.4% 4 0 0.0%
1990-1994 2 0.1% 7 0.5% -5 0 0.0%
1980-1989 2 0.1% 0 0.0% 2 0 0.0%
1970-1979 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
1960-1969 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
1950-1959 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Tenure and Group Quarters:              
Owner-occupied housing unit 670 35.1% 520 40.0% 150 7,060 77.3%
Renter-occupied housing unit 220 11.5% 560 43.1% -340 1,310 14.3%
Group quarters 1,030 53.9% 220 16.9% 810 770 8.4%

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