Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Issaquena MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Total 587   238   349 1,552  
Gender:              
Male 403 68.7% 113 47.5% 290 742 47.8%
Female 184 31.3% 125 52.5% 59 810 52.2%
Race:              
White alone 212 36.1% 140 58.8% 72 571 36.8%
Black or African American alone 375 63.9% 93 39.1% 282 972 62.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Asian alone 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Some other race alone 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Two or more races 0 0.0% 5 2.1% -5 9 0.6%
Hispanic or Latino and race:              
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 2 0.3% 0 0.0% 2 1 0.1%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino 212 36.1% 140 58.8% 72 570 36.7%
Other race, not Hispanic or Latino 373 63.5% 98 41.2% 275 981 63.2%
Age Groups:              
5 to 9 years 33 5.6% 16 6.7% 17 144 9.3%
10 to 14 years 35 6.0% 20 8.4% 15 166 10.7%
15 to 19 years 60 10.2% 16 6.7% 44 135 8.7%
20 to 24 years 104 17.7% 22 9.2% 82 82 5.3%
25 to 29 years 68 11.6% 32 13.4% 36 88 5.7%
30 to 34 years 63 10.7% 40 16.8% 23 107 6.9%
35 to 39 years 83 14.1% 26 10.9% 57 130 8.4%
40 to 44 years 48 8.2% 9 3.8% 39 117 7.5%
45 to 49 years 38 6.5% 3 1.3% 35 93 6.0%
50 to 54 years 13 2.2% 16 6.7% -3 84 5.4%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Issaquena MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Age Groups (continued):              
55 to 59 years 9 1.5% 5 2.1% 4 89 5.7%
60 to 64 years 8 1.4% 0 0.0% 8 98 6.3%
65 to 69 years 10 1.7% 16 6.7% -6 91 5.9%
70 to 74 years 5 0.9% 12 5.0% -7 35 2.3%
75 to 79 years 7 1.2% 0 0.0% 7 38 2.4%
80 to 84 years 0 0.0% 5 2.1% -5 33 2.1%
85 years and over 3 0.5% 0 0.0% 3 22 1.4%
Educational Attainment (Population age 25 years and over):
Less than 9th grade 50 14.1% 24 14.6% 26 200 19.5%
9th - 12th grade, no diploma 53 14.9% 37 22.6% 16 266 26.0%
High school graduate or equivalency 117 33.0% 12 7.3% 105 313 30.5%
Some college, no degree 65 18.3% 51 31.1% 14 149 14.5%
Associate degree 46 13.0% 26 15.9% 20 23 2.2%
Bachelor's degree 17 4.8% 3 1.8% 14 55 5.4%
Graduate or professional degree 7 2.0% 11 6.7% -4 19 1.9%
Household Types (HH population age 5 years and over):
Married-couple family HH with children under 18 110 33.3% 90 37.5% 20 540 34.8%
Married-couple family HH without children under 18 50 15.2% 60 25.0% -10 320 20.6%
Other family households with children under 18 110 33.3% 50 20.8% 60 360 23.2%
Other family households without children under 18 10 3.0% 10 4.2% 0 110 7.1%
Non-family households 50 15.2% 30 12.5% 20 220 14.2%
Household Income in 1999 (HH population age 5 years and over):
Under $25,000 190 57.6% 80 33.3% 110 790 51.0%
$25,000 to $49,999 70 21.2% 80 33.3% -10 410 26.5%
$50,000 to $74,999 30 9.1% 30 12.5% 0 220 14.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 30 9.1% 10 4.2% 20 90 5.8%
$100,000 to $199,999 10 3.0% 30 12.5% -20 50 3.2%
$200,000 or more 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Issaquena 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 233 45.3% 22 10.9% 211 215 17.8%
less than $4,999 77 15.0% 19 9.4% 58 163 13.5%
$5,000 - $9,999 54 10.5% 40 19.8% 14 252 20.8%
$10,000 - $14,999 24 4.7% 14 6.9% 10 182 15.0%
$15,000 - $19,999 27 5.3% 47 23.3% -20 115 9.5%
$20,000 - $24,999 23 4.5% 6 3.0% 17 74 6.1%
$25,000 - $34,999 49 9.5% 8 4.0% 41 89 7.4%
$35,000 - $49,999 16 3.1% 24 11.9% -8 49 4.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 4 0.8% 14 6.9% -10 39 3.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 7 1.4% 8 4.0% -1 13 1.1%
$100,000 and over 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 19 1.6%
Labor Force Status (Population age 16 and over):              
Employed 122 23.7% 111 55.0% 11 582 48.1%
Unemployed 23 4.5% 5 2.5% 18 87 7.2%
Armed forces 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Not in labor force 369 71.8% 86 42.6% 283 541 44.7%
Occupation (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Management, professional & related occupations :
Management business and financial 16 13.1% 20 18.0% -4 82 14.1%
Professional and related 28 23.0% 9 8.1% 19 57 9.8%
Service occupations :
Protective service 7 5.7% 5 4.5% 2 32 5.5%
Other service 14 11.5% 37 33.3% -23 92 15.8%
Sales & office occupations :
Sales and related 17 13.9% 2 1.8% 15 42 7.2%
Office and administrative support 16 13.1% 1 0.9% 15 57 9.8%
Farming fishing and forestry occupations 6 4.9% 0 0.0% 6 46 7.9%
Construction, extractions & maintenance occupations :
Construction and extraction 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 35 6.0%
Installation maintenance and repair 8 6.6% 15 13.5% -7 22 3.8%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Issaquena MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Occupation (continued):              
Production, transportation & material moving occupations :
Production 4 3.3% 15 13.5% -11 44 7.6%
Transportation and material moving 6 4.9% 7 6.3% -1 73 12.5%
Industry (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting 19 15.6% 4 3.6% 15 120 20.6%
Mining 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 1 0.2%
Construction 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 43 7.4%
Manufacturing 8 6.6% 16 14.4% -8 58 10.0%
Wholesale trade 12 9.8% 10 9.0% 2 25 4.3%
Retail trade 14 11.5% 0 0.0% 14 46 7.9%
Transportation, warehousing, and utilities 11 9.0% 6 5.4% 5 47 8.1%
Information 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 6 1.0%
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 6 4.9% 2 1.8% 4 14 2.4%
Prof., sci., mgmt, admin. & waste mgmt services 4 3.3% 14 12.6% -10 21 3.6%
Educational, health, and social services 21 17.2% 35 31.5% -14 100 17.2%
Arts, ent., rec., accommodation, & food services 9 7.4% 17 15.3% -8 16 2.7%
Other services (except public administration) 1 0.8% 5 4.5% -4 26 4.5%
Public administration 17 13.9% 2 1.8% 15 59 10.1%
Marital Status (Population age 15 and over):              
Now married (except separated) 340 65.5% 126 62.4% 214 597 48.1%
Widowed 12 2.3% 7 3.5% 5 116 9.3%
Divorced 28 5.4% 16 7.9% 12 73 5.9%
Separated 14 2.7% 17 8.4% -3 56 4.5%
Never married 125 24.1% 36 17.8% 89 400 32.2%
Poverty Status in 1999 (Population for whom determined):              
Family income in 1999 below poverty level 137 41.6% 46 19.3% 91 466 30.2%
Family income in 1999 at or above poverty level 192 58.4% 192 80.7% 0 1,076 69.8%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Issaquena MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Nativity by Year of Entry:              
Native 585 99.7% 238 100.0% 347 1,550 99.9%
Foreign born, naturalized citizen: 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
1995-2000 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
1990-1994 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 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 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%
Foreign born, non-U.S. citizen: 2 0.3% 0 0.0% 2 2 0.1%
1995-2000 2 0.3% 0 0.0% 2 0 0.0%
1990-1994 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
1980-1989 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
1970-1979 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 2 0.1%
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 130 22.1% 160 67.2% -30 1,150 74.1%
Renter-occupied housing unit 200 34.1% 80 33.6% 120 400 25.8%
Group quarters 250 42.6% 0 0.0% 250 10 0.6%

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