Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Greene MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Total 3,312   1,357   1,955 9,054  
Gender:              
Male 2,407 72.7% 734 54.1% 1,673 4,582 50.6%
Female 905 27.3% 623 45.9% 282 4,472 49.4%
Race:              
White alone 1,951 58.9% 939 69.2% 1,012 6,995 77.3%
Black or African American alone 1,292 39.0% 402 29.6% 890 2,008 22.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 13 0.4% 0 0.0% 13 17 0.2%
Asian alone 7 0.2% 0 0.0% 7 3 0.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Some other race alone 32 1.0% 0 0.0% 32 0 0.0%
Two or more races 17 0.5% 16 1.2% 1 31 0.3%
Hispanic or Latino and race:              
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 67 2.0% 0 0.0% 67 30 0.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino 1,924 58.1% 939 69.2% 985 6,969 77.0%
Other race, not Hispanic or Latino 1,321 39.9% 418 30.8% 903 2,055 22.7%
Age Groups:              
5 to 9 years 177 5.3% 104 7.7% 73 653 7.2%
10 to 14 years 152 4.6% 74 5.5% 78 750 8.3%
15 to 19 years 225 6.8% 156 11.5% 69 753 8.3%
20 to 24 years 651 19.7% 259 19.1% 392 653 7.2%
25 to 29 years 568 17.1% 130 9.6% 438 583 6.4%
30 to 34 years 409 12.3% 103 7.6% 306 607 6.7%
35 to 39 years 357 10.8% 144 10.6% 213 671 7.4%
40 to 44 years 295 8.9% 63 4.6% 232 773 8.5%
45 to 49 years 155 4.7% 94 6.9% 61 695 7.7%
50 to 54 years 105 3.2% 58 4.3% 47 646 7.1%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Greene MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Age Groups (continued):              
55 to 59 years 81 2.4% 50 3.7% 31 563 6.2%
60 to 64 years 42 1.3% 35 2.6% 7 438 4.8%
65 to 69 years 20 0.6% 33 2.4% -13 337 3.7%
70 to 74 years 32 1.0% 20 1.5% 12 342 3.8%
75 to 79 years 14 0.4% 15 1.1% -1 304 3.4%
80 to 84 years 26 0.8% 7 0.5% 19 131 1.4%
85 years and over 3 0.1% 12 0.9% -9 155 1.7%
Educational Attainment (Population age 25 years and over):
Less than 9th grade 153 7.3% 81 10.6% 72 660 10.6%
9th - 12th grade, no diploma 654 31.0% 125 16.4% 529 1,259 20.2%
High school graduate or equivalency 660 31.3% 253 33.1% 407 2,514 40.3%
Some college, no degree 403 19.1% 124 16.2% 279 1,057 16.9%
Associate degree 78 3.7% 62 8.1% 16 249 4.0%
Bachelor's degree 113 5.4% 54 7.1% 59 329 5.3%
Graduate or professional degree 46 2.2% 65 8.5% -19 177 2.8%
Household Types (HH population age 5 years and over):
Married-couple family HH with children under 18 870 49.7% 450 37.2% 420 3,620 43.1%
Married-couple family HH without children under 18 380 21.7% 130 10.7% 250 2,530 30.1%
Other family households with children under 18 260 14.9% 270 22.3% -10 980 11.7%
Other family households without children under 18 60 3.4% 120 9.9% -60 390 4.6%
Non-family households 180 10.3% 240 19.8% -60 880 10.5%
Household Income in 1999 (HH population age 5 years and over):
Under $25,000 630 36.0% 450 37.2% 180 3,060 36.4%
$25,000 to $49,999 650 37.1% 480 39.7% 170 3,020 36.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 260 14.9% 120 9.9% 140 1,430 17.0%
$75,000 to $99,999 130 7.4% 80 6.6% 50 560 6.7%
$100,000 to $199,999 70 4.0% 50 4.1% 20 280 3.3%
$200,000 or more 10 0.6% 30 2.5% -20 50 0.6%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Greene 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 1,439 48.5% 296 25.8% 1,143 1,662 22.2%
less than $4,999 341 11.5% 111 9.7% 230 868 11.6%
$5,000 - $9,999 265 8.9% 98 8.5% 167 1,183 15.8%
$10,000 - $14,999 224 7.5% 172 15.0% 52 889 11.9%
$15,000 - $19,999 158 5.3% 74 6.4% 84 608 8.1%
$20,000 - $24,999 143 4.8% 88 7.7% 55 524 7.0%
$25,000 - $34,999 217 7.3% 160 13.9% 57 781 10.4%
$35,000 - $49,999 101 3.4% 93 8.1% 8 532 7.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 62 2.1% 16 1.4% 46 327 4.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 3 0.1% 18 1.6% -15 69 0.9%
$100,000 and over 14 0.5% 23 2.0% -9 59 0.8%
Labor Force Status (Population age 16 and over):              
Employed 798 26.9% 583 50.7% 215 3,352 44.7%
Unemployed 111 3.7% 85 7.4% 26 372 5.0%
Armed forces 28 0.9% 18 1.6% 10 3 0.0%
Not in labor force 2,030 68.4% 463 40.3% 1,567 3,775 50.3%
Occupation (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Management, professional & related occupations :
Management business and financial 59 7.4% 32 5.5% 27 227 6.8%
Professional and related 133 16.7% 119 20.4% 14 466 13.9%
Service occupations :
Protective service 28 3.5% 9 1.5% 19 146 4.4%
Other service 95 11.9% 58 9.9% 37 360 10.7%
Sales & office occupations :
Sales and related 42 5.3% 59 10.1% -17 225 6.7%
Office and administrative support 81 10.2% 58 9.9% 23 376 11.2%
Farming fishing and forestry occupations 24 3.0% 0 0.0% 24 141 4.2%
Construction, extractions & maintenance occupations :
Construction and extraction 115 14.4% 55 9.4% 60 457 13.6%
Installation maintenance and repair 42 5.3% 42 7.2% 0 203 6.1%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Greene MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Occupation (continued):              
Production, transportation & material moving occupations :
Production 110 13.8% 91 15.6% 19 433 12.9%
Transportation and material moving 69 8.6% 60 10.3% 9 318 9.5%
Industry (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting 57 7.1% 20 3.4% 37 253 7.5%
Mining 19 2.4% 0 0.0% 19 80 2.4%
Construction 119 14.9% 47 8.1% 72 477 14.2%
Manufacturing 144 18.0% 118 20.2% 26 616 18.4%
Wholesale trade 15 1.9% 45 7.7% -30 53 1.6%
Retail trade 61 7.6% 62 10.6% -1 289 8.6%
Transportation, warehousing, and utilities 42 5.3% 26 4.5% 16 187 5.6%
Information 2 0.3% 9 1.5% -7 15 0.4%
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 25 3.1% 47 8.1% -22 98 2.9%
Prof., sci., mgmt, admin. & waste mgmt services 29 3.6% 24 4.1% 5 80 2.4%
Educational, health, and social services 138 17.3% 113 19.4% 25 622 18.6%
Arts, ent., rec., accommodation, & food services 35 4.4% 25 4.3% 10 117 3.5%
Other services (except public administration) 51 6.4% 16 2.7% 35 171 5.1%
Public administration 61 7.6% 31 5.3% 30 294 8.8%
Marital Status (Population age 15 and over):              
Now married (except separated) 1,143 38.3% 418 35.5% 725 4,555 59.5%
Widowed 43 1.4% 99 8.4% -56 653 8.5%
Divorced 412 13.8% 201 17.0% 211 574 7.5%
Separated 82 2.7% 34 2.9% 48 138 1.8%
Never married 1,303 43.7% 427 36.2% 876 1,731 22.6%
Poverty Status in 1999 (Population for whom determined):              
Family income in 1999 below poverty level 365 20.5% 331 27.2% 34 1,571 18.7%
Family income in 1999 at or above poverty level 1,417 79.5% 887 72.8% 530 6,830 81.3%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Greene MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Nativity by Year of Entry:              
Native 3,287 99.2% 1,349 99.4% 1,938 9,042 99.9%
Foreign born, naturalized citizen: 7 0.2% 0 0.0% 7 5 0.1%
1995-2000 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
1990-1994 3 0.1% 0 0.0% 3 0 0.0%
1980-1989 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
1970-1979 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
1960-1969 4 0.1% 0 0.0% 4 4 0.0%
1950-1959 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 1 0.0%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Foreign born, non-U.S. citizen: 18 0.5% 8 0.6% 10 7 0.1%
1995-2000 9 0.3% 0 0.0% 9 0 0.0%
1990-1994 2 0.1% 0 0.0% 2 0 0.0%
1980-1989 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 7 0.1%
1970-1979 7 0.2% 0 0.0% 7 0 0.0%
1960-1969 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
1950-1959 0 0.0% 8 0.6% -8 0 0.0%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Tenure and Group Quarters:              
Owner-occupied housing unit 1,290 38.9% 700 51.6% 590 7,630 84.3%
Renter-occupied housing unit 450 13.6% 510 37.6% -60 770 8.5%
Group quarters 1,560 47.1% 140 10.3% 1,420 650 7.2%

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