Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Hancock MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Total 10,089   6,096   3,993 30,146  
Gender:              
Male 4,943 49.0% 3,064 50.3% 1,879 14,883 49.4%
Female 5,146 51.0% 3,032 49.7% 2,114 15,263 50.6%
Race:              
White alone 9,148 90.7% 5,160 84.6% 3,988 27,300 90.6%
Black or African American alone 471 4.7% 483 7.9% -12 2,235 7.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 175 1.7% 105 1.7% 70 231 0.8%
Asian alone 96 1.0% 108 1.8% -12 114 0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 0 0.0% 11 0.2% -11 0 0.0%
Some other race alone 43 0.4% 80 1.3% -37 21 0.1%
Two or more races 156 1.5% 149 2.4% 7 245 0.8%
Hispanic or Latino and race:              
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 258 2.6% 224 3.7% 34 272 0.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino 8,960 88.8% 5,016 82.3% 3,944 27,085 89.8%
Other race, not Hispanic or Latino 871 8.6% 856 14.0% 15 2,789 9.3%
Age Groups:              
5 to 9 years 938 9.3% 471 7.7% 467 2,140 7.1%
10 to 14 years 679 6.7% 266 4.4% 413 2,474 8.2%
15 to 19 years 632 6.3% 472 7.7% 160 2,253 7.5%
20 to 24 years 660 6.5% 839 13.8% -179 1,619 5.4%
25 to 29 years 869 8.6% 569 9.3% 300 1,504 5.0%
30 to 34 years 842 8.3% 517 8.5% 325 1,772 5.9%
35 to 39 years 1,049 10.4% 518 8.5% 531 2,287 7.6%
40 to 44 years 847 8.4% 418 6.9% 429 2,602 8.6%
45 to 49 years 748 7.4% 388 6.4% 360 2,400 8.0%
50 to 54 years 780 7.7% 249 4.1% 531 2,294 7.6%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Hancock MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Age Groups (continued):              
55 to 59 years 721 7.1% 269 4.4% 452 1,746 5.8%
60 to 64 years 532 5.3% 168 2.8% 364 1,837 6.1%
65 to 69 years 297 2.9% 186 3.1% 111 1,538 5.1%
70 to 74 years 227 2.2% 110 1.8% 117 1,496 5.0%
75 to 79 years 135 1.3% 224 3.7% -89 1,082 3.6%
80 to 84 years 44 0.4% 212 3.5% -168 596 2.0%
85 years and over 89 0.9% 220 3.6% -131 506 1.7%
Educational Attainment (Population age 25 years and over):
Less than 9th grade 308 4.3% 261 6.4% 47 1,956 9.0%
9th - 12th grade, no diploma 739 10.3% 484 12.0% 255 3,383 15.6%
High school graduate or equivalency 1,844 25.7% 1,004 24.8% 840 6,606 30.5%
Some college, no degree 2,097 29.2% 1,072 26.5% 1,025 5,036 23.3%
Associate degree 502 7.0% 303 7.5% 199 1,391 6.4%
Bachelor's degree 1,009 14.1% 570 14.1% 439 2,121 9.8%
Graduate or professional degree 681 9.5% 354 8.7% 327 1,167 5.4%
Household Types (HH population age 5 years and over):
Married-couple family HH with children under 18 3,600 36.6% 1,830 33.9% 1,770 12,010 40.1%
Married-couple family HH without children under 18 2,490 25.3% 990 18.3% 1,500 8,760 29.2%
Other family households with children under 18 1,440 14.6% 960 17.8% 480 3,470 11.6%
Other family households without children under 18 510 5.2% 430 8.0% 80 1,560 5.2%
Non-family households 1,800 18.3% 1,190 22.0% 610 4,170 13.9%
Household Income in 1999 (HH population age 5 years and over):
Under $25,000 2,560 26.0% 1,560 28.9% 1,000 8,010 26.7%
$25,000 to $49,999 3,640 37.0% 1,780 33.0% 1,860 11,170 37.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 1,900 19.3% 950 17.6% 950 5,900 19.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 780 7.9% 630 11.7% 150 2,880 9.6%
$100,000 to $199,999 740 7.5% 430 8.0% 310 1,590 5.3%
$200,000 or more 200 2.0% 50 0.9% 150 420 1.4%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Hancock 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 1,074 12.9% 603 11.4% 471 3,438 13.7%
less than $4,999 943 11.3% 680 12.9% 263 2,636 10.5%
$5,000 - $9,999 986 11.9% 752 14.2% 234 3,665 14.6%
$10,000 - $14,999 957 11.5% 624 11.8% 333 3,096 12.4%
$15,000 - $19,999 709 8.5% 588 11.1% 121 2,252 9.0%
$20,000 - $24,999 612 7.4% 389 7.4% 223 1,820 7.3%
$25,000 - $34,999 1,140 13.7% 674 12.8% 466 3,138 12.5%
$35,000 - $49,999 981 11.8% 453 8.6% 528 2,534 10.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 590 7.1% 366 6.9% 224 1,521 6.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 162 1.9% 86 1.6% 76 483 1.9%
$100,000 and over 160 1.9% 67 1.3% 93 436 1.7%
Labor Force Status (Population age 16 and over):              
Employed 4,935 59.4% 2,852 54.0% 2,083 12,538 50.1%
Unemployed 378 4.5% 205 3.9% 173 921 3.7%
Armed forces 107 1.3% 106 2.0% 1 25 0.1%
Not in labor force 2,894 34.8% 2,119 40.1% 775 11,535 46.1%
Occupation (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Management, professional & related occupations :
Management business and financial 530 10.7% 344 12.1% 186 1,198 9.6%
Professional and related 1,097 22.2% 466 16.3% 631 2,050 16.4%
Service occupations :
Protective service 144 2.9% 53 1.9% 91 354 2.8%
Other service 817 16.6% 588 20.6% 229 2,038 16.3%
Sales & office occupations :
Sales and related 522 10.6% 279 9.8% 243 1,437 11.5%
Office and administrative support 571 11.6% 355 12.4% 216 1,695 13.5%
Farming fishing and forestry occupations 0 0.0% 42 1.5% -42 122 1.0%
Construction, extractions & maintenance occupations :
Construction and extraction 435 8.8% 360 12.6% 75 1,277 10.2%
Installation maintenance and repair 189 3.8% 80 2.8% 109 776 6.2%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Hancock MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Occupation (continued):              
Production, transportation & material moving occupations :
Production 341 6.9% 161 5.6% 180 796 6.3%
Transportation and material moving 289 5.9% 124 4.3% 165 795 6.3%
Industry (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting 14 0.3% 51 1.8% -37 186 1.5%
Mining 97 2.0% 10 0.4% 87 149 1.2%
Construction 521 10.6% 343 12.0% 178 1,480 11.8%
Manufacturing 414 8.4% 260 9.1% 154 1,249 10.0%
Wholesale trade 111 2.2% 67 2.3% 44 260 2.1%
Retail trade 586 11.9% 255 8.9% 331 1,485 11.8%
Transportation, warehousing, and utilities 213 4.3% 96 3.4% 117 637 5.1%
Information 58 1.2% 66 2.3% -8 228 1.8%
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 243 4.9% 192 6.7% 51 622 5.0%
Prof., sci., mgmt, admin. & waste mgmt services 566 11.5% 285 10.0% 281 921 7.3%
Educational, health, and social services 803 16.3% 416 14.6% 387 1,965 15.7%
Arts, ent., rec., accommodation, & food services 797 16.1% 612 21.5% 185 1,885 15.0%
Other services (except public administration) 251 5.1% 94 3.3% 157 593 4.7%
Public administration 261 5.3% 105 3.7% 156 878 7.0%
Marital Status (Population age 15 and over):              
Now married (except separated) 4,464 52.7% 2,303 43.0% 2,161 14,807 58.0%
Widowed 410 4.8% 440 8.2% -30 2,107 8.3%
Divorced 1,367 16.1% 844 15.7% 523 2,914 11.4%
Separated 279 3.3% 170 3.2% 109 477 1.9%
Never married 1,952 23.0% 1,602 29.9% 350 5,227 20.5%
Poverty Status in 1999 (Population for whom determined):              
Family income in 1999 below poverty level 1,564 15.9% 967 17.8% 597 4,029 13.5%
Family income in 1999 at or above poverty level 8,274 84.1% 4,470 82.2% 3,804 25,912 86.5%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Hancock MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Nativity by Year of Entry:              
Native 9,771 96.8% 5,940 97.4% 3,831 29,875 99.1%
Foreign born, naturalized citizen: 150 1.5% 92 1.5% 58 180 0.6%
1995-2000 10 0.1% 0 0.0% 10 13 0.0%
1990-1994 20 0.2% 16 0.3% 4 6 0.0%
1980-1989 39 0.4% 0 0.0% 39 24 0.1%
1970-1979 30 0.3% 33 0.5% -3 60 0.2%
1960-1969 31 0.3% 12 0.2% 19 11 0.0%
1950-1959 11 0.1% 6 0.1% 5 58 0.2%
Before 1950 9 0.1% 25 0.4% -16 8 0.0%
Foreign born, non-U.S. citizen: 168 1.7% 64 1.0% 104 91 0.3%
1995-2000 92 0.9% 13 0.2% 79 6 0.0%
1990-1994 31 0.3% 19 0.3% 12 8 0.0%
1980-1989 9 0.1% 11 0.2% -2 31 0.1%
1970-1979 7 0.1% 14 0.2% -7 0 0.0%
1960-1969 14 0.1% 0 0.0% 14 23 0.1%
1950-1959 15 0.1% 7 0.1% 8 23 0.1%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Tenure and Group Quarters:              
Owner-occupied housing unit 6,700 66.4% 2,940 48.2% 3,760 25,830 85.7%
Renter-occupied housing unit 3,140 31.1% 2,460 40.4% 680 4,130 13.7%
Group quarters 260 2.6% 690 11.3% -430 200 0.7%

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