Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Marion MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Total 3,421   3,441   -20 20,457  
Gender:              
Male 1,805 52.8% 1,746 50.7% 59 9,705 47.4%
Female 1,616 47.2% 1,695 49.3% -79 10,752 52.6%
Race:              
White alone 1,991 58.2% 2,267 65.9% -276 14,190 69.4%
Black or African American alone 1,292 37.8% 1,071 31.1% 221 6,121 29.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 14 0.4% 4 0.1% 10 10 0.0%
Asian alone 58 1.7% 15 0.4% 43 11 0.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 11 0.3% 0 0.0% 11 0 0.0%
Some other race alone 19 0.6% 0 0.0% 19 43 0.2%
Two or more races 36 1.1% 84 2.4% -48 82 0.4%
Hispanic or Latino and race:              
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 60 1.8% 65 1.9% -5 149 0.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino 1,970 57.6% 2,244 65.2% -274 14,097 68.9%
Other race, not Hispanic or Latino 1,391 40.7% 1,132 32.9% 259 6,211 30.4%
Age Groups:              
5 to 9 years 390 11.4% 313 9.1% 77 1,605 7.8%
10 to 14 years 480 14.0% 237 6.9% 243 1,618 7.9%
15 to 19 years 276 8.1% 345 10.0% -69 1,707 8.3%
20 to 24 years 347 10.1% 696 20.2% -349 1,430 7.0%
25 to 29 years 403 11.8% 446 13.0% -43 1,191 5.8%
30 to 34 years 380 11.1% 313 9.1% 67 1,190 5.8%
35 to 39 years 293 8.6% 191 5.6% 102 1,763 8.6%
40 to 44 years 222 6.5% 172 5.0% 50 1,514 7.4%
45 to 49 years 158 4.6% 185 5.4% -27 1,552 7.6%
50 to 54 years 113 3.3% 100 2.9% 13 1,410 6.9%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Marion MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Age Groups (continued):              
55 to 59 years 120 3.5% 103 3.0% 17 1,146 5.6%
60 to 64 years 122 3.6% 70 2.0% 52 848 4.1%
65 to 69 years 43 1.3% 87 2.5% -44 920 4.5%
70 to 74 years 40 1.2% 78 2.3% -38 949 4.6%
75 to 79 years 4 0.1% 23 0.7% -19 687 3.4%
80 to 84 years 10 0.3% 47 1.4% -37 448 2.2%
85 years and over 20 0.6% 35 1.0% -15 479 2.3%
Educational Attainment (Population age 25 years and over):
Less than 9th grade 160 8.3% 159 8.6% 1 1,756 12.5%
9th - 12th grade, no diploma 380 19.7% 317 17.1% 63 3,075 21.8%
High school graduate or equivalency 494 25.6% 544 29.4% -50 4,852 34.4%
Some college, no degree 445 23.1% 466 25.2% -21 2,297 16.3%
Associate degree 125 6.5% 150 8.1% -25 600 4.3%
Bachelor's degree 243 12.6% 162 8.8% 81 954 6.8%
Graduate or professional degree 81 4.2% 52 2.8% 29 563 4.0%
Household Types (HH population age 5 years and over):
Married-couple family HH with children under 18 1,460 49.7% 1,140 40.3% 320 7,910 39.5%
Married-couple family HH without children under 18 480 16.3% 560 19.8% -80 5,370 26.8%
Other family households with children under 18 520 17.7% 530 18.7% -10 3,220 16.1%
Other family households without children under 18 190 6.5% 90 3.2% 100 1,210 6.0%
Non-family households 290 9.9% 510 18.0% -220 2,320 11.6%
Household Income in 1999 (HH population age 5 years and over):
Under $25,000 1,220 41.5% 1,040 36.7% 180 8,460 42.2%
$25,000 to $49,999 1,150 39.1% 980 34.6% 170 6,500 32.5%
$50,000 to $74,999 380 12.9% 530 18.7% -150 3,080 15.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 160 5.4% 180 6.4% -20 1,180 5.9%
$100,000 to $199,999 40 1.4% 60 2.1% -20 690 3.4%
$200,000 or more 0 0.0% 50 1.8% -50 120 0.6%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Marion 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 527 21.1% 655 23.0% -128 2,626 15.5%
less than $4,999 355 14.2% 340 11.9% 15 2,328 13.8%
$5,000 - $9,999 406 16.3% 528 18.5% -122 3,412 20.2%
$10,000 - $14,999 305 12.2% 265 9.3% 40 2,152 12.7%
$15,000 - $19,999 257 10.3% 239 8.4% 18 1,500 8.9%
$20,000 - $24,999 171 6.9% 232 8.1% -61 1,148 6.8%
$25,000 - $34,999 236 9.5% 251 8.8% -15 1,666 9.9%
$35,000 - $49,999 145 5.8% 219 7.7% -74 1,151 6.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 63 2.5% 70 2.5% -7 579 3.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 17 0.7% 19 0.7% -2 168 1.0%
$100,000 and over 12 0.5% 29 1.0% -17 183 1.1%
Labor Force Status (Population age 16 and over):              
Employed 1,264 50.7% 1,476 51.8% -212 8,355 49.4%
Unemployed 76 3.0% 152 5.3% -76 649 3.8%
Armed forces 0 0.0% 27 0.9% -27 0 0.0%
Not in labor force 1,154 46.3% 1,192 41.9% -38 7,909 46.8%
Occupation (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Management, professional & related occupations :
Management business and financial 66 5.2% 114 7.7% -48 699 8.4%
Professional and related 197 15.6% 282 19.1% -85 1,295 15.5%
Service occupations :
Protective service 18 1.4% 31 2.1% -13 113 1.4%
Other service 214 16.9% 127 8.6% 87 941 11.3%
Sales & office occupations :
Sales and related 136 10.8% 175 11.9% -39 880 10.5%
Office and administrative support 199 15.7% 193 13.1% 6 879 10.5%
Farming fishing and forestry occupations 18 1.4% 44 3.0% -26 158 1.9%
Construction, extractions & maintenance occupations :
Construction and extraction 92 7.3% 177 12.0% -85 954 11.4%
Installation maintenance and repair 42 3.3% 73 4.9% -31 426 5.1%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Marion MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Occupation (continued):              
Production, transportation & material moving occupations :
Production 119 9.4% 171 11.6% -52 1,057 12.7%
Transportation and material moving 163 12.9% 89 6.0% 74 953 11.4%
Industry (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting 33 2.6% 44 3.0% -11 375 4.5%
Mining 36 2.8% 77 5.2% -41 557 6.7%
Construction 106 8.4% 162 11.0% -56 981 11.7%
Manufacturing 181 14.3% 196 13.3% -15 1,166 14.0%
Wholesale trade 47 3.7% 10 0.7% 37 315 3.8%
Retail trade 158 12.5% 236 16.0% -78 1,115 13.3%
Transportation, warehousing, and utilities 73 5.8% 67 4.5% 6 478 5.7%
Information 20 1.6% 19 1.3% 1 43 0.5%
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 48 3.8% 61 4.1% -13 249 3.0%
Prof., sci., mgmt, admin. & waste mgmt services 66 5.2% 68 4.6% -2 294 3.5%
Educational, health, and social services 237 18.8% 226 15.3% 11 1,639 19.6%
Arts, ent., rec., accommodation, & food services 87 6.9% 141 9.6% -54 395 4.7%
Other services (except public administration) 99 7.8% 116 7.9% -17 431 5.2%
Public administration 73 5.8% 53 3.6% 20 317 3.8%
Marital Status (Population age 15 and over):              
Now married (except separated) 1,306 51.2% 1,228 42.5% 78 9,662 56.1%
Widowed 114 4.5% 175 6.1% -61 1,794 10.4%
Divorced 353 13.8% 336 11.6% 17 1,611 9.3%
Separated 87 3.4% 69 2.4% 18 543 3.2%
Never married 691 27.1% 1,083 37.5% -392 3,624 21.0%
Poverty Status in 1999 (Population for whom determined):              
Family income in 1999 below poverty level 758 25.9% 630 21.7% 128 4,742 23.7%
Family income in 1999 at or above poverty level 2,169 74.1% 2,279 78.3% -110 15,263 76.3%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Marion MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Nativity by Year of Entry:              
Native 3,336 97.5% 3,415 99.2% -79 20,346 99.5%
Foreign born, naturalized citizen: 54 1.6% 5 0.1% 49 92 0.4%
1995-2000 16 0.5% 0 0.0% 16 0 0.0%
1990-1994 12 0.4% 0 0.0% 12 0 0.0%
1980-1989 5 0.1% 0 0.0% 5 11 0.1%
1970-1979 8 0.2% 5 0.1% 3 13 0.1%
1960-1969 13 0.4% 0 0.0% 13 27 0.1%
1950-1959 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 26 0.1%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 15 0.1%
Foreign born, non-U.S. citizen: 31 0.9% 21 0.6% 10 19 0.1%
1995-2000 11 0.3% 0 0.0% 11 0 0.0%
1990-1994 20 0.6% 13 0.4% 7 9 0.0%
1980-1989 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 6 0.0%
1970-1979 0 0.0% 8 0.2% -8 0 0.0%
1960-1969 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 4 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 1,750 51.2% 1,470 42.7% 280 16,790 82.1%
Renter-occupied housing unit 1,180 34.5% 1,370 39.8% -190 3,220 15.7%
Group quarters 490 14.3% 600 17.4% -110 440 2.2%

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