Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Neshoba MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Total 4,244   3,500   744 22,224  
Gender:              
Male 1,917 45.2% 1,747 49.9% 170 10,525 47.4%
Female 2,327 54.8% 1,753 50.1% 574 11,699 52.6%
Race:              
White alone 2,846 67.1% 2,381 68.0% 465 14,861 66.9%
Black or African American alone 837 19.7% 715 20.4% 122 4,306 19.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 349 8.2% 351 10.0% -2 2,714 12.2%
Asian alone 63 1.5% 29 0.8% 34 109 0.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 14 0.1%
Some other race alone 31 0.7% 7 0.2% 24 13 0.1%
Two or more races 118 2.8% 17 0.5% 101 207 0.9%
Hispanic or Latino and race:              
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 54 1.3% 34 1.0% 20 95 0.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino 2,823 66.5% 2,354 67.3% 469 14,802 66.6%
Other race, not Hispanic or Latino 1,367 32.2% 1,112 31.8% 255 7,327 33.0%
Age Groups:              
5 to 9 years 570 13.4% 371 10.6% 199 1,806 8.1%
10 to 14 years 435 10.2% 273 7.8% 162 1,701 7.7%
15 to 19 years 289 6.8% 392 11.2% -103 1,989 8.9%
20 to 24 years 370 8.7% 571 16.3% -201 1,528 6.9%
25 to 29 years 474 11.2% 405 11.6% 69 1,251 5.6%
30 to 34 years 416 9.8% 454 13.0% -38 1,340 6.0%
35 to 39 years 346 8.2% 246 7.0% 100 1,806 8.1%
40 to 44 years 263 6.2% 177 5.1% 86 1,693 7.6%
45 to 49 years 223 5.3% 118 3.4% 105 1,703 7.7%
50 to 54 years 153 3.6% 143 4.1% 10 1,498 6.7%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Neshoba MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Age Groups (continued):              
55 to 59 years 158 3.7% 78 2.2% 80 1,151 5.2%
60 to 64 years 108 2.5% 57 1.6% 51 1,133 5.1%
65 to 69 years 142 3.3% 39 1.1% 103 972 4.4%
70 to 74 years 90 2.1% 44 1.3% 46 1,003 4.5%
75 to 79 years 50 1.2% 27 0.8% 23 797 3.6%
80 to 84 years 55 1.3% 57 1.6% -2 476 2.1%
85 years and over 102 2.4% 48 1.4% 54 377 1.7%
Educational Attainment (Population age 25 years and over):
Less than 9th grade 230 8.9% 154 8.1% 76 1,700 11.2%
9th - 12th grade, no diploma 539 20.9% 380 20.1% 159 3,277 21.6%
High school graduate or equivalency 797 30.9% 539 28.5% 258 4,832 31.8%
Some college, no degree 558 21.6% 436 23.0% 122 2,742 18.0%
Associate degree 148 5.7% 114 6.0% 34 923 6.1%
Bachelor's degree 126 4.9% 177 9.4% -51 1,179 7.8%
Graduate or professional degree 182 7.1% 93 4.9% 89 547 3.6%
Household Types (HH population age 5 years and over):
Married-couple family HH with children under 18 1,490 37.7% 1,200 39.6% 290 8,310 37.9%
Married-couple family HH without children under 18 760 19.2% 430 14.2% 330 5,780 26.4%
Other family households with children under 18 1,140 28.9% 750 24.8% 390 3,790 17.3%
Other family households without children under 18 180 4.6% 150 5.0% 30 1,290 5.9%
Non-family households 380 9.6% 500 16.5% -120 2,760 12.6%
Household Income in 1999 (HH population age 5 years and over):
Under $25,000 1,740 44.1% 1,250 41.3% 490 7,760 35.4%
$25,000 to $49,999 1,280 32.4% 980 32.3% 300 7,520 34.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 640 16.2% 480 15.8% 160 3,900 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 120 3.0% 240 7.9% -120 1,420 6.5%
$100,000 to $199,999 130 3.3% 70 2.3% 60 1,070 4.9%
$200,000 or more 40 1.0% 0 0.0% 40 270 1.2%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Neshoba 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 348 10.9% 477 17.1% -129 2,092 11.4%
less than $4,999 483 15.1% 447 16.0% 36 2,320 12.7%
$5,000 - $9,999 502 15.7% 416 14.9% 86 3,233 17.7%
$10,000 - $14,999 447 14.0% 327 11.7% 120 2,382 13.0%
$15,000 - $19,999 379 11.8% 247 8.8% 132 1,685 9.2%
$20,000 - $24,999 261 8.2% 239 8.6% 22 1,681 9.2%
$25,000 - $34,999 404 12.6% 338 12.1% 66 2,396 13.1%
$35,000 - $49,999 221 6.9% 172 6.2% 49 1,350 7.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 108 3.4% 103 3.7% 5 688 3.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 6 0.2% 21 0.8% -15 186 1.0%
$100,000 and over 40 1.3% 6 0.2% 34 274 1.5%
Labor Force Status (Population age 16 and over):              
Employed 1,676 52.4% 1,495 53.5% 181 10,276 56.2%
Unemployed 233 7.3% 160 5.7% 73 722 3.9%
Armed forces 21 0.7% 53 1.9% -32 23 0.1%
Not in labor force 1,269 39.7% 1,085 38.8% 184 7,266 39.7%
Occupation (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Management, professional & related occupations :
Management business and financial 118 7.0% 104 7.0% 14 930 9.1%
Professional and related 315 18.8% 315 21.1% 0 1,713 16.7%
Service occupations :
Protective service 48 2.9% 39 2.6% 9 174 1.7%
Other service 348 20.8% 239 16.0% 109 1,369 13.3%
Sales & office occupations :
Sales and related 148 8.8% 220 14.7% -72 1,102 10.7%
Office and administrative support 166 9.9% 183 12.2% -17 1,355 13.2%
Farming fishing and forestry occupations 21 1.3% 10 0.7% 11 281 2.7%
Construction, extractions & maintenance occupations :
Construction and extraction 154 9.2% 85 5.7% 69 734 7.1%
Installation maintenance and repair 60 3.6% 38 2.5% 22 481 4.7%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Neshoba MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Occupation (continued):              
Production, transportation & material moving occupations :
Production 201 12.0% 175 11.7% 26 1,493 14.5%
Transportation and material moving 97 5.8% 87 5.8% 10 644 6.3%
Industry (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting 43 2.6% 20 1.3% 23 519 5.1%
Mining 4 0.2% 15 1.0% -11 45 0.4%
Construction 193 11.5% 122 8.2% 71 869 8.5%
Manufacturing 290 17.3% 250 16.7% 40 2,220 21.6%
Wholesale trade 34 2.0% 56 3.7% -22 207 2.0%
Retail trade 132 7.9% 185 12.4% -53 1,332 13.0%
Transportation, warehousing, and utilities 48 2.9% 48 3.2% 0 333 3.2%
Information 8 0.5% 15 1.0% -7 75 0.7%
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 62 3.7% 75 5.0% -13 319 3.1%
Prof., sci., mgmt, admin. & waste mgmt services 65 3.9% 63 4.2% 2 292 2.8%
Educational, health, and social services 367 21.9% 298 19.9% 69 2,146 20.9%
Arts, ent., rec., accommodation, & food services 330 19.7% 201 13.4% 129 1,091 10.6%
Other services (except public administration) 55 3.3% 70 4.7% -15 324 3.2%
Public administration 45 2.7% 77 5.2% -32 504 4.9%
Marital Status (Population age 15 and over):              
Now married (except separated) 1,707 52.7% 1,290 45.2% 417 10,146 54.2%
Widowed 301 9.3% 131 4.6% 170 1,795 9.6%
Divorced 407 12.6% 384 13.4% 23 1,838 9.8%
Separated 122 3.8% 127 4.4% -5 394 2.1%
Never married 702 21.7% 924 32.4% -222 4,544 24.3%
Poverty Status in 1999 (Population for whom determined):              
Family income in 1999 below poverty level 1,103 27.9% 733 24.0% 370 4,182 19.1%
Family income in 1999 at or above poverty level 2,848 72.1% 2,320 76.0% 528 17,689 80.9%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Neshoba MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Nativity by Year of Entry:              
Native 4,136 97.5% 3,456 98.7% 680 22,111 99.5%
Foreign born, naturalized citizen: 31 0.7% 23 0.7% 8 98 0.4%
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 13 0.3% 2 0.1% 11 54 0.2%
1970-1979 18 0.4% 21 0.6% -3 10 0.0%
1960-1969 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 14 0.1%
1950-1959 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 6 0.0%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 14 0.1%
Foreign born, non-U.S. citizen: 77 1.8% 21 0.6% 56 15 0.1%
1995-2000 25 0.6% 8 0.2% 17 5 0.0%
1990-1994 27 0.6% 6 0.2% 21 0 0.0%
1980-1989 20 0.5% 0 0.0% 20 10 0.0%
1970-1979 5 0.1% 7 0.2% -2 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 2,440 57.5% 1,510 43.1% 930 18,830 84.7%
Renter-occupied housing unit 1,490 35.1% 1,520 43.4% -30 3,100 13.9%
Group quarters 310 7.3% 470 13.4% -160 290 1.3%

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