Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Jasper MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Total 2,199   1,946   253 14,711  
Gender:              
Male 1,076 48.9% 981 50.4% 95 6,956 47.3%
Female 1,123 51.1% 965 49.6% 158 7,755 52.7%
Race:              
White alone 1,284 58.4% 1,252 64.3% 32 6,672 45.4%
Black or African American alone 825 37.5% 689 35.4% 136 7,947 54.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 17 0.8% 5 0.3% 12 8 0.1%
Asian alone 2 0.1% 0 0.0% 2 8 0.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Some other race alone 28 1.3% 0 0.0% 28 0 0.0%
Two or more races 43 2.0% 0 0.0% 43 76 0.5%
Hispanic or Latino and race:              
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 74 3.4% 16 0.8% 58 46 0.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino 1,259 57.3% 1,244 63.9% 15 6,671 45.3%
Other race, not Hispanic or Latino 866 39.4% 686 35.3% 180 7,994 54.3%
Age Groups:              
5 to 9 years 248 11.3% 178 9.1% 70 1,135 7.7%
10 to 14 years 200 9.1% 76 3.9% 124 1,305 8.9%
15 to 19 years 132 6.0% 170 8.7% -38 1,432 9.7%
20 to 24 years 176 8.0% 404 20.8% -228 1,019 6.9%
25 to 29 years 282 12.8% 240 12.3% 42 759 5.2%
30 to 34 years 252 11.5% 159 8.2% 93 899 6.1%
35 to 39 years 228 10.4% 154 7.9% 74 1,034 7.0%
40 to 44 years 178 8.1% 90 4.6% 88 1,215 8.3%
45 to 49 years 137 6.2% 150 7.7% -13 1,015 6.9%
50 to 54 years 96 4.4% 72 3.7% 24 983 6.7%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Jasper MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Age Groups (continued):              
55 to 59 years 70 3.2% 37 1.9% 33 845 5.7%
60 to 64 years 56 2.5% 11 0.6% 45 642 4.4%
65 to 69 years 51 2.3% 49 2.5% 2 740 5.0%
70 to 74 years 17 0.8% 31 1.6% -14 547 3.7%
75 to 79 years 9 0.4% 34 1.7% -25 525 3.6%
80 to 84 years 17 0.8% 14 0.7% 3 304 2.1%
85 years and over 50 2.3% 77 4.0% -27 312 2.1%
Educational Attainment (Population age 25 years and over):
Less than 9th grade 61 4.2% 80 7.2% -19 1,162 11.8%
9th - 12th grade, no diploma 294 20.4% 177 15.8% 117 2,235 22.8%
High school graduate or equivalency 453 31.4% 332 29.7% 121 3,431 34.9%
Some college, no degree 314 21.8% 287 25.7% 27 1,695 17.3%
Associate degree 78 5.4% 28 2.5% 50 438 4.5%
Bachelor's degree 166 11.5% 102 9.1% 64 641 6.5%
Graduate or professional degree 77 5.3% 112 10.0% -35 218 2.2%
Household Types (HH population age 5 years and over):
Married-couple family HH with children under 18 980 47.8% 830 50.0% 150 5,410 36.9%
Married-couple family HH without children under 18 320 15.6% 260 15.7% 60 3,650 24.9%
Other family households with children under 18 400 19.5% 260 15.7% 140 3,050 20.8%
Other family households without children under 18 150 7.3% 70 4.2% 80 960 6.5%
Non-family households 200 9.8% 240 14.5% -40 1,610 11.0%
Household Income in 1999 (HH population age 5 years and over):
Under $25,000 770 37.6% 550 33.1% 220 6,070 41.3%
$25,000 to $49,999 770 37.6% 590 35.5% 180 5,060 34.5%
$50,000 to $74,999 300 14.6% 230 13.9% 70 2,420 16.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 90 4.4% 210 12.7% -120 570 3.9%
$100,000 to $199,999 140 6.8% 90 5.4% 50 460 3.1%
$200,000 or more 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 100 0.7%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Jasper 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 332 19.1% 252 15.0% 80 1,734 14.5%
less than $4,999 157 9.0% 208 12.4% -51 1,686 14.1%
$5,000 - $9,999 279 16.1% 238 14.1% 41 2,351 19.7%
$10,000 - $14,999 234 13.5% 191 11.3% 43 1,526 12.8%
$15,000 - $19,999 255 14.7% 225 13.4% 30 1,212 10.1%
$20,000 - $24,999 99 5.7% 196 11.6% -97 963 8.1%
$25,000 - $34,999 194 11.2% 177 10.5% 17 1,195 10.0%
$35,000 - $49,999 107 6.2% 109 6.5% -2 769 6.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 42 2.4% 61 3.6% -19 319 2.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 28 1.6% 17 1.0% 11 82 0.7%
$100,000 and over 9 0.5% 10 0.6% -1 111 0.9%
Labor Force Status (Population age 16 and over):              
Employed 913 52.6% 915 54.3% -2 5,707 47.8%
Unemployed 116 6.7% 64 3.8% 52 482 4.0%
Armed forces 10 0.6% 76 4.5% -66 0 0.0%
Not in labor force 697 40.1% 629 37.4% 68 5,759 48.2%
Occupation (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Management, professional & related occupations :
Management business and financial 58 6.4% 103 11.3% -45 472 8.3%
Professional and related 121 13.3% 155 16.9% -34 635 11.1%
Service occupations :
Protective service 6 0.7% 5 0.5% 1 48 0.8%
Other service 120 13.1% 103 11.3% 17 609 10.7%
Sales & office occupations :
Sales and related 98 10.7% 93 10.2% 5 424 7.4%
Office and administrative support 99 10.8% 122 13.3% -23 743 13.0%
Farming fishing and forestry occupations 13 1.4% 16 1.7% -3 131 2.3%
Construction, extractions & maintenance occupations :
Construction and extraction 113 12.4% 60 6.6% 53 382 6.7%
Installation maintenance and repair 31 3.4% 34 3.7% -3 348 6.1%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Jasper MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Occupation (continued):              
Production, transportation & material moving occupations :
Production 174 19.1% 140 15.3% 34 1,308 22.9%
Transportation and material moving 80 8.8% 84 9.2% -4 607 10.6%
Industry (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting 35 3.8% 13 1.4% 22 259 4.5%
Mining 51 5.6% 5 0.5% 46 149 2.6%
Construction 89 9.7% 82 9.0% 7 438 7.7%
Manufacturing 237 26.0% 197 21.5% 40 1,875 32.9%
Wholesale trade 5 0.5% 62 6.8% -57 129 2.3%
Retail trade 94 10.3% 108 11.8% -14 562 9.8%
Transportation, warehousing, and utilities 61 6.7% 56 6.1% 5 316 5.5%
Information 13 1.4% 6 0.7% 7 202 3.5%
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 40 4.4% 29 3.2% 11 186 3.3%
Prof., sci., mgmt, admin. & waste mgmt services 23 2.5% 50 5.5% -27 121 2.1%
Educational, health, and social services 167 18.3% 194 21.2% -27 946 16.6%
Arts, ent., rec., accommodation, & food services 48 5.3% 24 2.6% 24 174 3.0%
Other services (except public administration) 41 4.5% 49 5.4% -8 152 2.7%
Public administration 9 1.0% 40 4.4% -31 198 3.5%
Marital Status (Population age 15 and over):              
Now married (except separated) 971 55.5% 876 51.8% 95 6,240 50.9%
Widowed 101 5.8% 103 6.1% -2 1,207 9.8%
Divorced 261 14.9% 164 9.7% 97 1,060 8.6%
Separated 47 2.7% 27 1.6% 20 407 3.3%
Never married 371 21.2% 522 30.9% -151 3,357 27.4%
Poverty Status in 1999 (Population for whom determined):              
Family income in 1999 below poverty level 366 17.9% 334 19.3% 32 3,369 23.0%
Family income in 1999 at or above poverty level 1,680 82.1% 1,401 80.7% 279 11,298 77.0%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Jasper MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Nativity by Year of Entry:              
Native 2,164 98.4% 1,923 98.8% 241 14,690 99.9%
Foreign born, naturalized citizen: 0 0.0% 23 1.2% -23 13 0.1%
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 3 0.0%
1960-1969 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 4 0.0%
1950-1959 0 0.0% 23 1.2% -23 6 0.0%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Foreign born, non-U.S. citizen: 35 1.6% 0 0.0% 35 8 0.1%
1995-2000 33 1.5% 0 0.0% 33 0 0.0%
1990-1994 2 0.1% 0 0.0% 2 8 0.1%
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%
Tenure and Group Quarters:              
Owner-occupied housing unit 1,550 70.5% 930 47.8% 620 13,010 88.4%
Renter-occupied housing unit 510 23.2% 730 37.5% -220 1,680 11.4%
Group quarters 140 6.4% 290 14.9% -150 20 0.1%

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