Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Hinds MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Total 35,719   47,647   -11,928 196,656  
Gender:              
Male 17,259 48.3% 23,511 49.3% -6,252 91,482 46.5%
Female 18,460 51.7% 24,136 50.7% -5,676 105,174 53.5%
Race:              
White alone 17,875 50.0% 31,004 65.1% -13,129 71,410 36.3%
Black or African American alone 16,229 45.4% 14,744 30.9% 1,485 123,136 62.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 215 0.6% 102 0.2% 113 308 0.2%
Asian alone 578 1.6% 796 1.7% -218 658 0.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 6 0.0% 34 0.1% -28 22 0.0%
Some other race alone 295 0.8% 547 1.1% -252 112 0.1%
Two or more races 521 1.5% 420 0.9% 101 1,010 0.5%
Hispanic or Latino and race:              
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 819 2.3% 991 2.1% -172 904 0.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino 17,476 48.9% 30,661 64.4% -13,185 71,157 36.2%
Other race, not Hispanic or Latino 17,424 48.8% 15,995 33.6% 1,429 124,595 63.4%
Age Groups:              
5 to 9 years 2,717 7.6% 3,604 7.6% -887 17,007 8.6%
10 to 14 years 2,384 6.7% 2,977 6.2% -593 17,282 8.8%
15 to 19 years 3,830 10.7% 3,229 6.8% 601 17,515 8.9%
20 to 24 years 6,351 17.8% 6,230 13.1% 121 15,002 7.6%
25 to 29 years 4,813 13.5% 7,229 15.2% -2,416 13,158 6.7%
30 to 34 years 3,726 10.4% 5,790 12.2% -2,064 12,823 6.5%
35 to 39 years 3,109 8.7% 4,153 8.7% -1,044 16,035 8.2%
40 to 44 years 2,299 6.4% 3,347 7.0% -1,048 16,943 8.6%
45 to 49 years 1,976 5.5% 2,852 6.0% -876 15,281 7.8%
50 to 54 years 1,285 3.6% 2,403 5.0% -1,118 12,619 6.4%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Hinds MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Age Groups (continued):              
55 to 59 years 814 2.3% 1,390 2.9% -576 9,652 4.9%
60 to 64 years 579 1.6% 1,159 2.4% -580 7,667 3.9%
65 to 69 years 572 1.6% 866 1.8% -294 6,940 3.5%
70 to 74 years 288 0.8% 825 1.7% -537 6,758 3.4%
75 to 79 years 246 0.7% 610 1.3% -364 4,908 2.5%
80 to 84 years 267 0.7% 412 0.9% -145 3,596 1.8%
85 years and over 463 1.3% 571 1.2% -108 3,470 1.8%
Educational Attainment (Population age 25 years and over):
Less than 9th grade 913 4.5% 683 2.2% 230 8,200 6.3%
9th - 12th grade, no diploma 2,329 11.4% 2,398 7.6% -69 18,042 13.9%
High school graduate or equivalency 3,643 17.8% 5,996 19.0% -2,353 29,268 22.5%
Some college, no degree 5,009 24.5% 7,505 23.7% -2,496 32,564 25.1%
Associate degree 1,400 6.9% 2,150 6.8% -750 8,051 6.2%
Bachelor's degree 4,503 22.0% 7,757 24.5% -3,254 21,272 16.4%
Graduate or professional degree 2,640 12.9% 5,118 16.2% -2,478 12,453 9.6%
Household Types (HH population age 5 years and over):
Married-couple family HH with children under 18 10,250 33.8% 15,880 36.1% -5,630 61,080 31.8%
Married-couple family HH without children under 18 5,050 16.7% 9,630 21.9% -4,580 39,090 20.4%
Other family households with children under 18 6,200 20.4% 6,600 15.0% -400 49,070 25.6%
Other family households without children under 18 1,850 6.1% 2,140 4.9% -290 16,220 8.5%
Non-family households 6,980 23.0% 9,750 22.2% -2,770 26,400 13.8%
Household Income in 1999 (HH population age 5 years and over):
Under $25,000 9,030 29.8% 10,210 23.2% -1,180 59,280 30.9%
$25,000 to $49,999 9,980 32.9% 13,010 29.6% -3,030 59,030 30.8%
$50,000 to $74,999 6,260 20.6% 10,040 22.8% -3,780 37,520 19.6%
$75,000 to $99,999 2,510 8.3% 4,780 10.9% -2,270 18,390 9.6%
$100,000 to $199,999 2,050 6.8% 4,920 11.2% -2,870 12,870 6.7%
$200,000 or more 530 1.7% 1,050 2.4% -520 4,740 2.5%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Hinds 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 3,702 12.3% 4,624 11.4% -922 19,946 12.6%
less than $4,999 5,253 17.5% 4,178 10.3% 1,075 18,695 11.8%
$5,000 - $9,999 4,178 13.9% 4,150 10.2% 28 22,416 14.1%
$10,000 - $14,999 3,025 10.1% 3,942 9.7% -917 17,085 10.8%
$15,000 - $19,999 2,654 8.8% 3,559 8.8% -905 15,011 9.4%
$20,000 - $24,999 2,732 9.1% 3,812 9.4% -1,080 14,526 9.1%
$25,000 - $34,999 3,592 12.0% 6,390 15.8% -2,798 20,796 13.1%
$35,000 - $49,999 2,454 8.2% 4,825 11.9% -2,371 15,508 9.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 1,660 5.5% 3,129 7.7% -1,469 8,515 5.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 291 1.0% 754 1.9% -463 2,555 1.6%
$100,000 and over 509 1.7% 1,134 2.8% -625 3,808 2.4%
Labor Force Status (Population age 16 and over):              
Employed 18,832 62.7% 25,706 63.5% -6,874 90,720 57.1%
Unemployed 1,660 5.5% 1,710 4.2% -50 7,696 4.8%
Armed forces 125 0.4% 532 1.3% -407 132 0.1%
Not in labor force 9,433 31.4% 12,549 31.0% -3,116 60,313 38.0%
Occupation (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Management, professional & related occupations :
Management business and financial 2,259 12.0% 3,928 15.3% -1,669 10,383 11.4%
Professional and related 4,861 25.8% 7,411 28.8% -2,550 18,335 20.2%
Service occupations :
Protective service 358 1.9% 428 1.7% -70 2,255 2.5%
Other service 2,732 14.5% 2,511 9.8% 221 13,116 14.5%
Sales & office occupations :
Sales and related 2,180 11.6% 3,305 12.9% -1,125 10,650 11.7%
Office and administrative support 3,331 17.7% 4,006 15.6% -675 15,363 16.9%
Farming fishing and forestry occupations 20 0.1% 82 0.3% -62 300 0.3%
Construction, extractions & maintenance occupations :
Construction and extraction 881 4.7% 957 3.7% -76 4,551 5.0%
Installation maintenance and repair 445 2.4% 750 2.9% -305 3,380 3.7%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Hinds MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Occupation (continued):              
Production, transportation & material moving occupations :
Production 761 4.0% 1,202 4.7% -441 6,400 7.1%
Transportation and material moving 1,004 5.3% 1,126 4.4% -122 5,987 6.6%
Industry (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting 70 0.4% 156 0.6% -86 560 0.6%
Mining 37 0.2% 94 0.4% -57 146 0.2%
Construction 1,144 6.1% 1,212 4.7% -68 5,457 6.0%
Manufacturing 1,162 6.2% 2,050 8.0% -888 7,869 8.7%
Wholesale trade 661 3.5% 950 3.7% -289 3,313 3.7%
Retail trade 2,206 11.7% 3,012 11.7% -806 10,740 11.8%
Transportation, warehousing, and utilities 744 4.0% 1,237 4.8% -493 4,865 5.4%
Information 943 5.0% 1,070 4.2% -127 3,156 3.5%
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 1,038 5.5% 2,169 8.4% -1,131 6,975 7.7%
Prof., sci., mgmt, admin. & waste mgmt services 1,435 7.6% 2,686 10.4% -1,251 6,605 7.3%
Educational, health, and social services 5,073 26.9% 6,315 24.6% -1,242 21,515 23.7%
Arts, ent., rec., accommodation, & food services 1,974 10.5% 1,843 7.2% 131 6,931 7.6%
Other services (except public administration) 1,071 5.7% 1,454 5.7% -383 5,753 6.3%
Public administration 1,274 6.8% 1,458 5.7% -184 6,835 7.5%
Marital Status (Population age 15 and over):              
Now married (except separated) 11,518 37.6% 19,933 48.5% -8,415 70,904 43.7%
Widowed 1,211 4.0% 1,849 4.5% -638 12,844 7.9%
Divorced 3,162 10.3% 4,481 10.9% -1,319 17,477 10.8%
Separated 1,070 3.5% 920 2.2% 150 5,820 3.6%
Never married 13,657 44.6% 13,883 33.8% -226 55,322 34.1%
Poverty Status in 1999 (Population for whom determined):              
Family income in 1999 below poverty level 6,370 20.6% 5,941 13.4% 429 36,187 18.8%
Family income in 1999 at or above poverty level 24,499 79.4% 38,231 86.6% -13,732 156,331 81.2%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Hinds MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Nativity by Year of Entry:              
Native 34,519 96.6% 46,270 97.1% -11,751 195,214 99.3%
Foreign born, naturalized citizen: 278 0.8% 629 1.3% -351 909 0.5%
1995-2000 26 0.1% 53 0.1% -27 51 0.0%
1990-1994 31 0.1% 132 0.3% -101 127 0.1%
1980-1989 86 0.2% 189 0.4% -103 173 0.1%
1970-1979 102 0.3% 163 0.3% -61 189 0.1%
1960-1969 22 0.1% 86 0.2% -64 111 0.1%
1950-1959 11 0.0% 0 0.0% 11 166 0.1%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 6 0.0% -6 92 0.0%
Foreign born, non-U.S. citizen: 922 2.6% 748 1.6% 174 533 0.3%
1995-2000 633 1.8% 117 0.2% 516 96 0.0%
1990-1994 137 0.4% 419 0.9% -282 167 0.1%
1980-1989 120 0.3% 141 0.3% -21 134 0.1%
1970-1979 26 0.1% 54 0.1% -28 40 0.0%
1960-1969 0 0.0% 17 0.0% -17 29 0.0%
1950-1959 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 43 0.0%
Before 1950 6 0.0% 0 0.0% 6 24 0.0%
Tenure and Group Quarters:              
Owner-occupied housing unit 14,080 39.4% 24,140 50.7% -10,060 134,500 68.4%
Renter-occupied housing unit 16,260 45.5% 19,850 41.7% -3,590 57,330 29.2%
Group quarters 5,380 15.1% 3,650 7.7% 1,730 4,830 2.5%

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