Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Lee MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Total 12,203   12,928   -725 57,908  
Gender:              
Male 5,970 48.9% 6,377 49.3% -407 27,429 47.4%
Female 6,233 51.1% 6,551 50.7% -318 30,479 52.6%
Race:              
White alone 8,943 73.3% 9,836 76.1% -893 43,066 74.4%
Black or African American alone 2,621 21.5% 2,623 20.3% -2 14,095 24.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 38 0.3% 44 0.3% -6 94 0.2%
Asian alone 85 0.7% 73 0.6% 12 154 0.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 14 0.1% 0 0.0% 14 14 0.0%
Some other race alone 265 2.2% 183 1.4% 82 119 0.2%
Two or more races 237 1.9% 169 1.3% 68 366 0.6%
Hispanic or Latino and race:              
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 431 3.5% 356 2.8% 75 343 0.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino 8,818 72.3% 9,692 75.0% -874 42,894 74.1%
Other race, not Hispanic or Latino 2,954 24.2% 2,880 22.3% 74 14,671 25.3%
Age Groups:              
5 to 9 years 1,214 9.9% 1,370 10.6% -156 4,714 8.1%
10 to 14 years 937 7.7% 1,019 7.9% -82 5,113 8.8%
15 to 19 years 741 6.1% 1,151 8.9% -410 4,482 7.7%
20 to 24 years 1,317 10.8% 1,764 13.6% -447 3,211 5.5%
25 to 29 years 2,111 17.3% 1,690 13.1% 421 3,233 5.6%
30 to 34 years 1,339 11.0% 1,546 12.0% -207 4,215 7.3%
35 to 39 years 1,195 9.8% 1,291 10.0% -96 5,274 9.1%
40 to 44 years 906 7.4% 1,019 7.9% -113 5,090 8.8%
45 to 49 years 632 5.2% 626 4.8% 6 4,474 7.7%
50 to 54 years 530 4.3% 439 3.4% 91 4,097 7.1%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Lee MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Age Groups (continued):              
55 to 59 years 355 2.9% 331 2.6% 24 3,267 5.6%
60 to 64 years 208 1.7% 233 1.8% -25 2,769 4.8%
65 to 69 years 179 1.5% 92 0.7% 87 2,230 3.9%
70 to 74 years 103 0.8% 107 0.8% -4 1,962 3.4%
75 to 79 years 90 0.7% 85 0.7% 5 1,654 2.9%
80 to 84 years 149 1.2% 91 0.7% 58 1,112 1.9%
85 years and over 197 1.6% 74 0.6% 123 1,011 1.7%
Educational Attainment (Population age 25 years and over):
Less than 9th grade 444 5.6% 490 6.4% -46 3,473 8.6%
9th - 12th grade, no diploma 1,006 12.6% 1,169 15.3% -163 7,308 18.1%
High school graduate or equivalency 1,793 22.4% 1,833 24.0% -40 11,863 29.4%
Some college, no degree 1,767 22.1% 1,813 23.8% -46 9,133 22.6%
Associate degree 578 7.2% 497 6.5% 81 2,240 5.5%
Bachelor's degree 1,615 20.2% 1,284 16.8% 331 4,317 10.7%
Graduate or professional degree 791 9.9% 538 7.1% 253 2,054 5.1%
Household Types (HH population age 5 years and over):
Married-couple family HH with children under 18 4,590 38.9% 4,770 41.3% -180 22,860 40.1%
Married-couple family HH without children under 18 2,480 21.0% 2,000 17.3% 480 15,300 26.8%
Other family households with children under 18 2,070 17.6% 2,320 20.1% -250 8,650 15.2%
Other family households without children under 18 450 3.8% 420 3.6% 30 2,760 4.8%
Non-family households 2,200 18.7% 2,050 17.7% 150 7,430 13.0%
Household Income in 1999 (HH population age 5 years and over):
Under $25,000 2,940 24.9% 3,320 28.7% -380 14,640 25.7%
$25,000 to $49,999 3,880 32.9% 3,780 32.7% 100 18,890 33.1%
$50,000 to $74,999 2,710 23.0% 2,450 21.2% 260 12,620 22.1%
$75,000 to $99,999 1,330 11.3% 1,120 9.7% 210 5,870 10.3%
$100,000 to $199,999 700 5.9% 690 6.0% 10 3,680 6.5%
$200,000 or more 210 1.8% 200 1.7% 10 1,320 2.3%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Lee 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 898 9.1% 1,558 15.0% -660 4,786 10.2%
less than $4,999 958 9.7% 1,503 14.4% -545 4,806 10.2%
$5,000 - $9,999 1,098 11.1% 1,171 11.3% -73 6,513 13.8%
$10,000 - $14,999 1,049 10.6% 1,034 9.9% 15 4,868 10.3%
$15,000 - $19,999 1,213 12.3% 967 9.3% 246 4,834 10.3%
$20,000 - $24,999 926 9.4% 981 9.4% -55 4,555 9.7%
$25,000 - $34,999 1,597 16.1% 1,341 12.9% 256 7,603 16.1%
$35,000 - $49,999 1,039 10.5% 971 9.3% 68 4,711 10.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 800 8.1% 475 4.6% 325 2,489 5.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 138 1.4% 201 1.9% -63 785 1.7%
$100,000 and over 181 1.8% 204 2.0% -23 1,149 2.4%
Labor Force Status (Population age 16 and over):              
Employed 6,987 70.6% 6,472 62.2% 515 29,184 62.0%
Unemployed 443 4.5% 506 4.9% -63 1,403 3.0%
Armed forces 41 0.4% 93 0.9% -52 26 0.1%
Not in labor force 2,426 24.5% 3,335 32.0% -909 16,486 35.0%
Occupation (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Management, professional & related occupations :
Management business and financial 851 12.2% 830 12.8% 21 3,187 10.9%
Professional and related 1,415 20.3% 1,142 17.6% 273 4,248 14.6%
Service occupations :
Protective service 54 0.8% 124 1.9% -70 331 1.1%
Other service 635 9.1% 673 10.4% -38 2,836 9.7%
Sales & office occupations :
Sales and related 990 14.2% 914 14.1% 76 3,763 12.9%
Office and administrative support 867 12.4% 768 11.9% 99 4,120 14.1%
Farming fishing and forestry occupations 48 0.7% 18 0.3% 30 141 0.5%
Construction, extractions & maintenance occupations :
Construction and extraction 292 4.2% 319 4.9% -27 1,172 4.0%
Installation maintenance and repair 200 2.9% 230 3.6% -30 1,100 3.8%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Lee MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Occupation (continued):              
Production, transportation & material moving occupations :
Production 1,106 15.8% 965 14.9% 141 5,904 20.2%
Transportation and material moving 529 7.6% 489 7.6% 40 2,382 8.2%
Industry (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting 41 0.6% 27 0.4% 14 292 1.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 8 0.0%
Construction 378 5.4% 487 7.5% -109 1,735 5.9%
Manufacturing 1,822 26.1% 1,727 26.7% 95 8,928 30.6%
Wholesale trade 233 3.3% 227 3.5% 6 1,170 4.0%
Retail trade 928 13.3% 838 12.9% 90 3,870 13.3%
Transportation, warehousing, and utilities 254 3.6% 257 4.0% -3 1,258 4.3%
Information 187 2.7% 161 2.5% 26 416 1.4%
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 456 6.5% 382 5.9% 74 1,632 5.6%
Prof., sci., mgmt, admin. & waste mgmt services 477 6.8% 315 4.9% 162 1,188 4.1%
Educational, health, and social services 1,292 18.5% 1,163 18.0% 129 5,187 17.8%
Arts, ent., rec., accommodation, & food services 570 8.2% 426 6.6% 144 1,560 5.3%
Other services (except public administration) 162 2.3% 260 4.0% -98 1,163 4.0%
Public administration 187 2.7% 202 3.1% -15 777 2.7%
Marital Status (Population age 15 and over):              
Now married (except separated) 5,269 52.4% 5,402 51.3% -133 27,563 57.3%
Widowed 472 4.7% 330 3.1% 142 3,710 7.7%
Divorced 1,422 14.1% 1,458 13.8% -36 5,701 11.9%
Separated 321 3.2% 275 2.6% 46 964 2.0%
Never married 2,568 25.5% 3,074 29.2% -506 10,143 21.1%
Poverty Status in 1999 (Population for whom determined):              
Family income in 1999 below poverty level 1,702 14.4% 2,165 18.6% -463 7,061 12.4%
Family income in 1999 at or above poverty level 10,138 85.6% 9,491 81.4% 647 49,972 87.6%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Lee MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Nativity by Year of Entry:              
Native 11,782 96.6% 12,775 98.8% -993 57,483 99.3%
Foreign born, naturalized citizen: 123 1.0% 52 0.4% 71 200 0.3%
1995-2000 16 0.1% 4 0.0% 12 8 0.0%
1990-1994 32 0.3% 6 0.0% 26 37 0.1%
1980-1989 11 0.1% 20 0.2% -9 20 0.0%
1970-1979 53 0.4% 8 0.1% 45 52 0.1%
1960-1969 0 0.0% 14 0.1% -14 36 0.1%
1950-1959 11 0.1% 0 0.0% 11 41 0.1%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 6 0.0%
Foreign born, non-U.S. citizen: 298 2.4% 101 0.8% 197 225 0.4%
1995-2000 191 1.6% 11 0.1% 180 57 0.1%
1990-1994 32 0.3% 55 0.4% -23 89 0.2%
1980-1989 46 0.4% 9 0.1% 37 39 0.1%
1970-1979 29 0.2% 26 0.2% 3 38 0.1%
1960-1969 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 2 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 5,740 47.0% 6,370 49.3% -630 44,020 76.0%
Renter-occupied housing unit 6,040 49.5% 5,200 40.2% 840 12,970 22.4%
Group quarters 430 3.5% 1,370 10.6% -940 920 1.6%

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