Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Noxubee MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Total 1,032   1,473   -441 10,499  
Gender:              
Male 557 54.0% 694 47.1% -137 4,870 46.4%
Female 475 46.0% 779 52.9% -304 5,629 53.6%
Race:              
White alone 447 43.3% 574 39.0% -127 3,015 28.7%
Black or African American alone 523 50.7% 862 58.5% -339 7,402 70.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 11 0.1%
Asian alone 5 0.5% 0 0.0% 5 7 0.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Some other race alone 30 2.9% 0 0.0% 30 12 0.1%
Two or more races 27 2.6% 37 2.5% -10 52 0.5%
Hispanic or Latino and race:              
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 60 5.8% 52 3.5% 8 66 0.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino 423 41.0% 541 36.7% -118 2,996 28.5%
Other race, not Hispanic or Latino 549 53.2% 880 59.7% -331 7,437 70.8%
Age Groups:              
5 to 9 years 111 10.8% 207 14.1% -96 930 8.9%
10 to 14 years 82 7.9% 73 5.0% 9 1,071 10.2%
15 to 19 years 77 7.5% 154 10.5% -77 994 9.5%
20 to 24 years 99 9.6% 273 18.5% -174 711 6.8%
25 to 29 years 141 13.7% 184 12.5% -43 698 6.6%
30 to 34 years 95 9.2% 161 10.9% -66 636 6.1%
35 to 39 years 68 6.6% 99 6.7% -31 766 7.3%
40 to 44 years 114 11.0% 71 4.8% 43 872 8.3%
45 to 49 years 62 6.0% 56 3.8% 6 731 7.0%
50 to 54 years 70 6.8% 25 1.7% 45 619 5.9%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Noxubee MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Age Groups (continued):              
55 to 59 years 46 4.5% 8 0.5% 38 426 4.1%
60 to 64 years 14 1.4% 12 0.8% 2 482 4.6%
65 to 69 years 14 1.4% 12 0.8% 2 453 4.3%
70 to 74 years 16 1.6% 17 1.2% -1 367 3.5%
75 to 79 years 1 0.1% 27 1.8% -26 301 2.9%
80 to 84 years 0 0.0% 19 1.3% -19 238 2.3%
85 years and over 22 2.1% 75 5.1% -53 204 1.9%
Educational Attainment (Population age 25 years and over):
Less than 9th grade 48 7.2% 85 11.1% -37 1,347 19.8%
9th - 12th grade, no diploma 163 24.6% 171 22.3% -8 1,544 22.7%
High school graduate or equivalency 172 25.9% 226 29.5% -54 2,111 31.1%
Some college, no degree 117 17.6% 116 15.1% 1 872 12.8%
Associate degree 42 6.3% 39 5.1% 3 226 3.3%
Bachelor's degree 58 8.7% 107 14.0% -49 513 7.6%
Graduate or professional degree 63 9.5% 22 2.9% 41 180 2.6%
Household Types (HH population age 5 years and over):
Married-couple family HH with children under 18 290 29.6% 440 33.6% -150 3,310 31.9%
Married-couple family HH without children under 18 250 25.5% 220 16.8% 30 2,020 19.5%
Other family households with children under 18 240 24.5% 430 32.8% -190 2,830 27.3%
Other family households without children under 18 80 8.2% 40 3.1% 40 1,010 9.7%
Non-family households 120 12.2% 180 13.7% -60 1,210 11.7%
Household Income in 1999 (HH population age 5 years and over):
Under $25,000 460 46.9% 500 38.2% -40 4,930 47.5%
$25,000 to $49,999 340 34.7% 530 40.5% -190 3,030 29.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 70 7.1% 160 12.2% -90 1,410 13.6%
$75,000 to $99,999 70 7.1% 30 2.3% 40 370 3.6%
$100,000 to $199,999 20 2.0% 40 3.1% -20 540 5.2%
$200,000 or more 20 2.0% 40 3.1% -20 110 1.1%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Noxubee 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 192 23.2% 268 23.0% -76 1,501 18.0%
less than $4,999 112 13.5% 193 16.5% -81 1,220 14.7%
$5,000 - $9,999 112 13.5% 165 14.1% -53 1,583 19.0%
$10,000 - $14,999 104 12.6% 104 8.9% 0 1,160 13.9%
$15,000 - $19,999 63 7.6% 62 5.3% 1 726 8.7%
$20,000 - $24,999 49 5.9% 115 9.9% -66 584 7.0%
$25,000 - $34,999 99 12.0% 155 13.3% -56 713 8.6%
$35,000 - $49,999 41 5.0% 26 2.2% 15 428 5.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 28 3.4% 57 4.9% -29 183 2.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 13 1.6% 11 0.9% 2 85 1.0%
$100,000 and over 15 1.8% 11 0.9% 4 136 1.6%
Labor Force Status (Population age 16 and over):              
Employed 455 55.0% 537 46.0% -82 3,595 43.2%
Unemployed 38 4.6% 74 6.3% -36 381 4.6%
Armed forces 0 0.0% 32 2.7% -32 2 0.0%
Not in labor force 335 40.5% 524 44.9% -189 4,341 52.2%
Occupation (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Management, professional & related occupations :
Management business and financial 26 5.7% 76 14.2% -50 325 9.0%
Professional and related 82 18.0% 88 16.4% -6 380 10.6%
Service occupations :
Protective service 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 67 1.9%
Other service 38 8.4% 73 13.6% -35 383 10.7%
Sales & office occupations :
Sales and related 32 7.0% 61 11.4% -29 279 7.8%
Office and administrative support 66 14.5% 80 14.9% -14 401 11.2%
Farming fishing and forestry occupations 12 2.6% 11 2.0% 1 182 5.1%
Construction, extractions & maintenance occupations :
Construction and extraction 14 3.1% 37 6.9% -23 187 5.2%
Installation maintenance and repair 34 7.5% 28 5.2% 6 129 3.6%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Noxubee MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Occupation (continued):              
Production, transportation & material moving occupations :
Production 104 22.9% 61 11.4% 43 850 23.6%
Transportation and material moving 47 10.3% 22 4.1% 25 412 11.5%
Industry (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting 19 4.2% 13 2.4% 6 312 8.7%
Mining 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 3 0.1%
Construction 32 7.0% 37 6.9% -5 205 5.7%
Manufacturing 173 38.0% 113 21.0% 60 1,239 34.5%
Wholesale trade 40 8.8% 4 0.7% 36 55 1.5%
Retail trade 38 8.4% 81 15.1% -43 366 10.2%
Transportation, warehousing, and utilities 20 4.4% 51 9.5% -31 154 4.3%
Information 0 0.0% 6 1.1% -6 2 0.1%
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 6 1.3% 23 4.3% -17 115 3.2%
Prof., sci., mgmt, admin. & waste mgmt services 4 0.9% 29 5.4% -25 115 3.2%
Educational, health, and social services 73 16.0% 75 14.0% -2 543 15.1%
Arts, ent., rec., accommodation, & food services 16 3.5% 68 12.7% -52 173 4.8%
Other services (except public administration) 19 4.2% 16 3.0% 3 109 3.0%
Public administration 15 3.3% 21 3.9% -6 204 5.7%
Marital Status (Population age 15 and over):              
Now married (except separated) 407 48.5% 490 41.1% -83 3,771 44.4%
Widowed 49 5.8% 120 10.1% -71 836 9.8%
Divorced 82 9.8% 78 6.5% 4 575 6.8%
Separated 25 3.0% 58 4.9% -33 319 3.8%
Never married 276 32.9% 447 37.5% -171 2,997 35.3%
Poverty Status in 1999 (Population for whom determined):              
Family income in 1999 below poverty level 301 31.5% 370 28.3% -69 3,245 31.3%
Family income in 1999 at or above poverty level 654 68.5% 936 71.7% -282 7,130 68.7%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Noxubee MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Nativity by Year of Entry:              
Native 990 95.9% 1,440 97.8% -450 10,444 99.5%
Foreign born, naturalized citizen: 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 19 0.2%
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 4 0.0%
1970-1979 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 11 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 2 0.0%
Foreign born, non-U.S. citizen: 42 4.1% 33 2.2% 9 36 0.3%
1995-2000 24 2.3% 22 1.5% 2 4 0.0%
1990-1994 13 1.3% 11 0.7% 2 23 0.2%
1980-1989 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 8 0.1%
1970-1979 5 0.5% 0 0.0% 5 1 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 540 52.3% 570 38.7% -30 8,490 80.9%
Renter-occupied housing unit 430 41.7% 740 50.2% -310 1,900 18.1%
Group quarters 70 6.8% 170 11.5% -100 120 1.1%

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