Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Jones MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Total 8,491   7,809   682 51,920  
Gender:              
Male 4,599 54.2% 3,784 48.5% 815 24,331 46.9%
Female 3,892 45.8% 4,025 51.5% -133 27,589 53.1%
Race:              
White alone 5,775 68.0% 5,515 70.6% 260 37,505 72.2%
Black or African American alone 1,798 21.2% 2,128 27.3% -330 13,810 26.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 16 0.2% 23 0.3% -7 243 0.5%
Asian alone 56 0.7% 27 0.3% 29 99 0.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 24 0.0%
Some other race alone 771 9.1% 21 0.3% 750 48 0.1%
Two or more races 75 0.9% 95 1.2% -20 191 0.4%
Hispanic or Latino and race:              
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 1,021 12.0% 85 1.1% 936 226 0.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino 5,581 65.7% 5,487 70.3% 94 37,362 72.0%
Other race, not Hispanic or Latino 1,889 22.2% 2,237 28.6% -348 14,332 27.6%
Age Groups:              
5 to 9 years 724 8.5% 729 9.3% -5 3,909 7.5%
10 to 14 years 567 6.7% 478 6.1% 89 3,964 7.6%
15 to 19 years 853 10.0% 602 7.7% 251 4,449 8.6%
20 to 24 years 1,148 13.5% 1,008 12.9% 140 3,394 6.5%
25 to 29 years 1,097 12.9% 1,010 12.9% 87 3,004 5.8%
30 to 34 years 925 10.9% 757 9.7% 168 3,079 5.9%
35 to 39 years 755 8.9% 588 7.5% 167 4,241 8.2%
40 to 44 years 516 6.1% 627 8.0% -111 4,270 8.2%
45 to 49 years 458 5.4% 402 5.1% 56 3,923 7.6%
50 to 54 years 336 4.0% 342 4.4% -6 3,640 7.0%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Jones MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Age Groups (continued):              
55 to 59 years 298 3.5% 305 3.9% -7 2,905 5.6%
60 to 64 years 232 2.7% 239 3.1% -7 2,488 4.8%
65 to 69 years 141 1.7% 148 1.9% -7 2,616 5.0%
70 to 74 years 219 2.6% 148 1.9% 71 2,181 4.2%
75 to 79 years 89 1.0% 156 2.0% -67 1,754 3.4%
80 to 84 years 50 0.6% 102 1.3% -52 1,112 2.1%
85 years and over 83 1.0% 168 2.2% -85 991 1.9%
Educational Attainment (Population age 25 years and over):
Less than 9th grade 548 10.5% 375 7.5% 173 3,329 9.2%
9th - 12th grade, no diploma 891 17.1% 732 14.7% 159 6,056 16.7%
High school graduate or equivalency 1,462 28.1% 1,427 28.6% 35 11,880 32.8%
Some college, no degree 1,191 22.9% 1,278 25.6% -87 7,780 21.5%
Associate degree 237 4.6% 226 4.5% 11 2,224 6.1%
Bachelor's degree 596 11.5% 669 13.4% -73 3,250 9.0%
Graduate or professional degree 274 5.3% 285 5.7% -11 1,685 4.7%
Household Types (HH population age 5 years and over):
Married-couple family HH with children under 18 2,720 35.2% 2,430 35.2% 290 18,740 36.7%
Married-couple family HH without children under 18 1,380 17.9% 1,490 21.6% -110 14,510 28.5%
Other family households with children under 18 1,580 20.4% 1,320 19.1% 260 8,340 16.4%
Other family households without children under 18 570 7.4% 450 6.5% 120 3,190 6.3%
Non-family households 1,480 19.1% 1,210 17.5% 270 6,220 12.2%
Household Income in 1999 (HH population age 5 years and over):
Under $25,000 2,990 38.7% 2,370 34.3% 620 17,760 34.8%
$25,000 to $49,999 2,370 30.7% 2,340 33.9% 30 18,230 35.7%
$50,000 to $74,999 1,470 19.0% 1,320 19.1% 150 8,490 16.6%
$75,000 to $99,999 560 7.2% 390 5.7% 170 3,560 7.0%
$100,000 to $199,999 260 3.4% 400 5.8% -140 2,410 4.7%
$200,000 or more 90 1.2% 80 1.2% 10 540 1.1%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Jones 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 1,414 19.8% 1,055 16.2% 359 6,200 14.4%
less than $4,999 1,053 14.8% 839 12.8% 214 5,294 12.3%
$5,000 - $9,999 977 13.7% 1,036 15.9% -59 7,041 16.3%
$10,000 - $14,999 930 13.0% 768 11.8% 162 5,498 12.7%
$15,000 - $19,999 639 9.0% 635 9.7% 4 4,123 9.5%
$20,000 - $24,999 524 7.3% 513 7.9% 11 3,527 8.2%
$25,000 - $34,999 775 10.9% 751 11.5% 24 5,138 11.9%
$35,000 - $49,999 420 5.9% 462 7.1% -42 3,393 7.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 237 3.3% 347 5.3% -110 1,784 4.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 93 1.3% 62 0.9% 31 444 1.0%
$100,000 and over 72 1.0% 62 0.9% 10 744 1.7%
Labor Force Status (Population age 16 and over):              
Employed 4,429 62.1% 3,630 55.6% 799 22,561 52.2%
Unemployed 278 3.9% 280 4.3% -2 1,349 3.1%
Armed forces 20 0.3% 94 1.4% -74 33 0.1%
Not in labor force 2,407 33.7% 2,526 38.7% -119 19,243 44.6%
Occupation (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Management, professional & related occupations :
Management business and financial 267 6.0% 337 9.3% -70 1,891 8.4%
Professional and related 648 14.6% 744 20.5% -96 3,678 16.3%
Service occupations :
Protective service 49 1.1% 79 2.2% -30 394 1.7%
Other service 495 11.2% 440 12.1% 55 3,068 13.6%
Sales & office occupations :
Sales and related 383 8.6% 427 11.8% -44 2,430 10.8%
Office and administrative support 484 10.9% 563 15.5% -79 3,019 13.4%
Farming fishing and forestry occupations 90 2.0% 41 1.1% 49 269 1.2%
Construction, extractions & maintenance occupations :
Construction and extraction 352 7.9% 260 7.2% 92 1,638 7.3%
Installation maintenance and repair 195 4.4% 125 3.4% 70 1,279 5.7%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Jones MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Occupation (continued):              
Production, transportation & material moving occupations :
Production 1,185 26.8% 371 10.2% 814 3,204 14.2%
Transportation and material moving 281 6.3% 243 6.7% 38 1,691 7.5%
Industry (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting 154 3.5% 56 1.5% 98 580 2.6%
Mining 95 2.1% 113 3.1% -18 789 3.5%
Construction 411 9.3% 267 7.4% 144 1,892 8.4%
Manufacturing 1,341 30.3% 547 15.1% 794 4,666 20.7%
Wholesale trade 91 2.1% 89 2.5% 2 776 3.4%
Retail trade 488 11.0% 421 11.6% 67 2,613 11.6%
Transportation, warehousing, and utilities 156 3.5% 235 6.5% -79 944 4.2%
Information 77 1.7% 107 2.9% -30 192 0.9%
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 170 3.8% 168 4.6% 2 721 3.2%
Prof., sci., mgmt, admin. & waste mgmt services 149 3.4% 232 6.4% -83 985 4.4%
Educational, health, and social services 787 17.8% 785 21.6% 2 5,395 23.9%
Arts, ent., rec., accommodation, & food services 182 4.1% 276 7.6% -94 1,055 4.7%
Other services (except public administration) 247 5.6% 208 5.7% 39 1,234 5.5%
Public administration 81 1.8% 126 3.5% -45 719 3.2%
Marital Status (Population age 15 and over):              
Now married (except separated) 3,333 46.3% 3,132 47.4% 201 24,368 55.3%
Widowed 251 3.5% 427 6.5% -176 3,766 8.5%
Divorced 856 11.9% 923 14.0% -67 4,564 10.4%
Separated 188 2.6% 186 2.8% 2 990 2.2%
Never married 2,572 35.7% 1,934 29.3% 638 10,359 23.5%
Poverty Status in 1999 (Population for whom determined):              
Family income in 1999 below poverty level 2,226 27.8% 1,552 22.0% 674 9,120 17.8%
Family income in 1999 at or above poverty level 5,768 72.2% 5,513 78.0% 255 42,219 82.2%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Jones MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Nativity by Year of Entry:              
Native 7,457 87.8% 7,744 99.2% -287 51,665 99.5%
Foreign born, naturalized citizen: 82 1.0% 50 0.6% 32 162 0.3%
1995-2000 13 0.2% 0 0.0% 13 0 0.0%
1990-1994 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
1980-1989 29 0.3% 7 0.1% 22 29 0.1%
1970-1979 0 0.0% 11 0.1% -11 53 0.1%
1960-1969 17 0.2% 2 0.0% 15 37 0.1%
1950-1959 23 0.3% 21 0.3% 2 37 0.1%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 9 0.1% -9 6 0.0%
Foreign born, non-U.S. citizen: 952 11.2% 15 0.2% 937 93 0.2%
1995-2000 856 10.1% 0 0.0% 856 12 0.0%
1990-1994 26 0.3% 11 0.1% 15 35 0.1%
1980-1989 56 0.7% 0 0.0% 56 10 0.0%
1970-1979 7 0.1% 0 0.0% 7 6 0.0%
1960-1969 7 0.1% 4 0.1% 3 14 0.0%
1950-1959 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 7 0.0%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 9 0.0%
Tenure and Group Quarters:              
Owner-occupied housing unit 4,300 50.6% 3,470 44.4% 830 41,250 79.4%
Renter-occupied housing unit 3,430 40.4% 3,440 44.1% -10 9,740 18.8%
Group quarters 760 9.0% 900 11.5% -140 930 1.8%

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