Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
George MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Total 2,885   2,836   49 14,866  
Gender:              
Male 1,603 55.6% 1,783 62.9% -180 7,319 49.2%
Female 1,282 44.4% 1,053 37.1% 229 7,547 50.8%
Race:              
White alone 2,473 85.7% 2,209 77.9% 264 13,324 89.6%
Black or African American alone 246 8.5% 568 20.0% -322 1,474 9.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 5 0.2% 8 0.3% -3 4 0.0%
Asian alone 35 1.2% 7 0.2% 28 0 0.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 0 0.0% 6 0.2% -6 0 0.0%
Some other race alone 115 4.0% 9 0.3% 106 41 0.3%
Two or more races 11 0.4% 29 1.0% -18 23 0.2%
Hispanic or Latino and race:              
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 150 5.2% 23 0.8% 127 82 0.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino 2,443 84.7% 2,195 77.4% 248 13,279 89.3%
Other race, not Hispanic or Latino 292 10.1% 618 21.8% -326 1,505 10.1%
Age Groups:              
5 to 9 years 203 7.0% 159 5.6% 44 1,436 9.7%
10 to 14 years 216 7.5% 127 4.5% 89 1,394 9.4%
15 to 19 years 262 9.1% 294 10.4% -32 1,099 7.4%
20 to 24 years 340 11.8% 510 18.0% -170 963 6.5%
25 to 29 years 271 9.4% 416 14.7% -145 1,044 7.0%
30 to 34 years 292 10.1% 359 12.7% -67 1,092 7.3%
35 to 39 years 242 8.4% 271 9.6% -29 1,259 8.5%
40 to 44 years 241 8.4% 259 9.1% -18 1,081 7.3%
45 to 49 years 194 6.7% 84 3.0% 110 977 6.6%
50 to 54 years 153 5.3% 79 2.8% 74 1,037 7.0%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
George MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Age Groups (continued):              
55 to 59 years 154 5.3% 120 4.2% 34 1,019 6.9%
60 to 64 years 144 5.0% 31 1.1% 113 498 3.3%
65 to 69 years 93 3.2% 40 1.4% 53 680 4.6%
70 to 74 years 53 1.8% 28 1.0% 25 460 3.1%
75 to 79 years 11 0.4% 26 0.9% -15 423 2.8%
80 to 84 years 10 0.3% 13 0.5% -3 209 1.4%
85 years and over 6 0.2% 20 0.7% -14 195 1.3%
Educational Attainment (Population age 25 years and over):
Less than 9th grade 140 7.5% 125 7.2% 15 994 10.0%
9th - 12th grade, no diploma 362 19.4% 423 24.2% -61 2,084 20.9%
High school graduate or equivalency 652 35.0% 586 33.6% 66 3,928 39.4%
Some college, no degree 400 21.5% 257 14.7% 143 1,637 16.4%
Associate degree 100 5.4% 84 4.8% 16 458 4.6%
Bachelor's degree 119 6.4% 162 9.3% -43 533 5.3%
Graduate or professional degree 91 4.9% 109 6.2% -18 340 3.4%
Household Types (HH population age 5 years and over):
Married-couple family HH with children under 18 1,200 44.4% 850 43.6% 350 7,180 49.0%
Married-couple family HH without children under 18 870 32.2% 350 17.9% 520 4,080 27.8%
Other family households with children under 18 270 10.0% 260 13.3% 10 1,480 10.1%
Other family households without children under 18 60 2.2% 150 7.7% -90 590 4.0%
Non-family households 300 11.1% 340 17.4% -40 1,330 9.1%
Household Income in 1999 (HH population age 5 years and over):
Under $25,000 660 24.4% 470 24.1% 190 4,270 29.1%
$25,000 to $49,999 1,180 43.7% 770 39.5% 410 5,230 35.7%
$50,000 to $74,999 490 18.1% 350 17.9% 140 3,070 20.9%
$75,000 to $99,999 240 8.9% 250 12.8% -10 1,290 8.8%
$100,000 to $199,999 110 4.1% 60 3.1% 50 770 5.3%
$200,000 or more 20 0.7% 40 2.1% -20 30 0.2%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
George 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 405 17.0% 628 25.4% -223 2,200 18.5%
less than $4,999 274 11.5% 336 13.6% -62 1,367 11.5%
$5,000 - $9,999 316 13.2% 267 10.8% 49 1,776 14.9%
$10,000 - $14,999 258 10.8% 257 10.4% 1 1,237 10.4%
$15,000 - $19,999 193 8.1% 129 5.2% 64 820 6.9%
$20,000 - $24,999 171 7.2% 210 8.5% -39 948 8.0%
$25,000 - $34,999 299 12.5% 253 10.2% 46 1,307 11.0%
$35,000 - $49,999 207 8.7% 229 9.3% -22 1,200 10.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 185 7.7% 104 4.2% 81 763 6.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 62 2.6% 0 0.0% 62 180 1.5%
$100,000 and over 18 0.8% 62 2.5% -44 83 0.7%
Labor Force Status (Population age 16 and over):              
Employed 1,417 59.3% 1,060 42.8% 357 5,917 49.8%
Unemployed 133 5.6% 95 3.8% 38 602 5.1%
Armed forces 6 0.3% 17 0.7% -11 41 0.3%
Not in labor force 832 34.8% 1,303 52.6% -471 5,321 44.8%
Occupation (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Management, professional & related occupations :
Management business and financial 79 5.6% 112 10.6% -33 404 6.8%
Professional and related 277 19.5% 249 23.5% 28 866 14.6%
Service occupations :
Protective service 6 0.4% 16 1.5% -10 87 1.5%
Other service 215 15.2% 146 13.8% 69 571 9.7%
Sales & office occupations :
Sales and related 114 8.0% 84 7.9% 30 557 9.4%
Office and administrative support 165 11.6% 92 8.7% 73 640 10.8%
Farming fishing and forestry occupations 21 1.5% 6 0.6% 15 123 2.1%
Construction, extractions & maintenance occupations :
Construction and extraction 190 13.4% 67 6.3% 123 901 15.2%
Installation maintenance and repair 84 5.9% 106 10.0% -22 348 5.9%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
George MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Occupation (continued):              
Production, transportation & material moving occupations :
Production 162 11.4% 114 10.8% 48 910 15.4%
Transportation and material moving 104 7.3% 68 6.4% 36 510 8.6%
Industry (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting 19 1.3% 25 2.4% -6 194 3.3%
Mining 43 3.0% 3 0.3% 40 95 1.6%
Construction 177 12.5% 67 6.3% 110 887 15.0%
Manufacturing 230 16.2% 212 20.0% 18 1,403 23.7%
Wholesale trade 105 7.4% 4 0.4% 101 231 3.9%
Retail trade 134 9.5% 88 8.3% 46 622 10.5%
Transportation, warehousing, and utilities 47 3.3% 49 4.6% -2 353 6.0%
Information 41 2.9% 24 2.3% 17 60 1.0%
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 112 7.9% 53 5.0% 59 165 2.8%
Prof., sci., mgmt, admin. & waste mgmt services 46 3.2% 77 7.3% -31 175 3.0%
Educational, health, and social services 191 13.5% 197 18.6% -6 909 15.4%
Arts, ent., rec., accommodation, & food services 130 9.2% 160 15.1% -30 348 5.9%
Other services (except public administration) 111 7.8% 64 6.0% 47 205 3.5%
Public administration 31 2.2% 37 3.5% -6 270 4.6%
Marital Status (Population age 15 and over):              
Now married (except separated) 1,587 64.4% 1,487 58.3% 100 7,778 64.6%
Widowed 71 2.9% 65 2.5% 6 927 7.7%
Divorced 295 12.0% 224 8.8% 71 1,053 8.7%
Separated 66 2.7% 47 1.8% 19 137 1.1%
Never married 447 18.1% 727 28.5% -280 2,141 17.8%
Poverty Status in 1999 (Population for whom determined):              
Family income in 1999 below poverty level 323 11.8% 344 17.2% -21 2,495 17.0%
Family income in 1999 at or above poverty level 2,411 88.2% 1,654 82.8% 757 12,221 83.0%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
George MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Nativity by Year of Entry:              
Native 2,721 94.3% 2,793 98.5% -72 14,800 99.6%
Foreign born, naturalized citizen: 23 0.8% 22 0.8% 1 23 0.2%
1995-2000 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
1990-1994 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 8 0.1%
1980-1989 10 0.3% 0 0.0% 10 0 0.0%
1970-1979 6 0.2% 0 0.0% 6 0 0.0%
1960-1969 7 0.2% 5 0.2% 2 15 0.1%
1950-1959 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 17 0.6% -17 0 0.0%
Foreign born, non-U.S. citizen: 141 4.9% 21 0.7% 120 43 0.3%
1995-2000 67 2.3% 7 0.2% 60 17 0.1%
1990-1994 25 0.9% 7 0.2% 18 17 0.1%
1980-1989 26 0.9% 7 0.2% 19 9 0.1%
1970-1979 12 0.4% 0 0.0% 12 0 0.0%
1960-1969 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
1950-1959 11 0.4% 0 0.0% 11 0 0.0%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Tenure and Group Quarters:              
Owner-occupied housing unit 1,930 66.9% 1,150 40.6% 780 13,010 87.5%
Renter-occupied housing unit 760 26.3% 790 27.9% -30 1,640 11.0%
Group quarters 190 6.6% 900 31.7% -710 210 1.4%

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