Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Oktibbeha MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Total 14,545   10,030   4,515 25,806  
Gender:              
Male 7,790 53.6% 5,412 54.0% 2,378 12,432 48.2%
Female 6,755 46.4% 4,618 46.0% 2,137 13,374 51.8%
Race:              
White alone 10,708 73.6% 7,117 71.0% 3,591 13,388 51.9%
Black or African American alone 2,729 18.8% 2,153 21.5% 576 12,004 46.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 37 0.3% 32 0.3% 5 26 0.1%
Asian alone 695 4.8% 583 5.8% 112 311 1.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 19 0.1% 0 0.0% 19 0 0.0%
Some other race alone 153 1.1% 36 0.4% 117 17 0.1%
Two or more races 204 1.4% 109 1.1% 95 60 0.2%
Hispanic or Latino and race:              
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 265 1.8% 162 1.6% 103 66 0.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino 10,603 72.9% 7,007 69.9% 3,596 13,356 51.8%
Other race, not Hispanic or Latino 3,677 25.3% 2,861 28.5% 816 12,384 48.0%
Age Groups:              
5 to 9 years 559 3.8% 593 5.9% -34 1,822 7.1%
10 to 14 years 324 2.2% 287 2.9% 37 2,227 8.6%
15 to 19 years 2,174 14.9% 375 3.7% 1,799 2,617 10.1%
20 to 24 years 6,821 46.9% 1,312 13.1% 5,509 2,557 9.9%
25 to 29 years 1,512 10.4% 3,906 38.9% -2,394 1,672 6.5%
30 to 34 years 793 5.5% 1,366 13.6% -573 1,610 6.2%
35 to 39 years 716 4.9% 693 6.9% 23 1,778 6.9%
40 to 44 years 439 3.0% 434 4.3% 5 2,146 8.3%
45 to 49 years 321 2.2% 245 2.4% 76 1,913 7.4%
50 to 54 years 335 2.3% 234 2.3% 101 1,595 6.2%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Oktibbeha MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Age Groups (continued):              
55 to 59 years 92 0.6% 187 1.9% -95 1,349 5.2%
60 to 64 years 128 0.9% 113 1.1% 15 1,094 4.2%
65 to 69 years 63 0.4% 54 0.5% 9 1,040 4.0%
70 to 74 years 64 0.4% 50 0.5% 14 845 3.3%
75 to 79 years 61 0.4% 44 0.4% 17 733 2.8%
80 to 84 years 37 0.3% 35 0.3% 2 445 1.7%
85 years and over 106 0.7% 102 1.0% 4 363 1.4%
Educational Attainment (Population age 25 years and over):
Less than 9th grade 109 2.3% 141 1.9% -32 1,404 8.5%
9th - 12th grade, no diploma 371 7.9% 313 4.2% 58 2,375 14.3%
High school graduate or equivalency 606 13.0% 617 8.3% -11 4,010 24.2%
Some college, no degree 1,015 21.7% 1,006 13.5% 9 2,883 17.4%
Associate degree 310 6.6% 250 3.3% 60 765 4.6%
Bachelor's degree 1,152 24.7% 3,144 42.1% -1,992 2,676 16.1%
Graduate or professional degree 1,104 23.7% 1,992 26.7% -888 2,470 14.9%
Household Types (HH population age 5 years and over):
Married-couple family HH with children under 18 2,470 21.8% 2,830 29.8% -360 7,950 32.2%
Married-couple family HH without children under 18 1,710 15.1% 2,880 30.3% -1,170 5,970 24.2%
Other family households with children under 18 910 8.0% 980 10.3% -70 5,240 21.2%
Other family households without children under 18 300 2.6% 310 3.3% -10 1,490 6.0%
Non-family households 5,940 52.4% 2,500 26.3% 3,440 4,020 16.3%
Household Income in 1999 (HH population age 5 years and over):
Under $25,000 6,450 56.9% 1,820 19.2% 4,630 9,370 38.0%
$25,000 to $49,999 2,780 24.5% 3,200 33.7% -420 6,770 27.4%
$50,000 to $74,999 940 8.3% 2,360 24.8% -1,420 3,710 15.0%
$75,000 to $99,999 480 4.2% 990 10.4% -510 2,300 9.3%
$100,000 to $199,999 530 4.7% 1,000 10.5% -470 2,180 8.8%
$200,000 or more 140 1.2% 130 1.4% 10 320 1.3%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Oktibbeha 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 2,493 18.3% 855 9.4% 1,638 2,712 12.7%
less than $4,999 3,811 28.0% 723 8.0% 3,088 2,976 13.9%
$5,000 - $9,999 2,485 18.2% 570 6.3% 1,915 3,455 16.2%
$10,000 - $14,999 1,667 12.2% 869 9.6% 798 2,551 12.0%
$15,000 - $19,999 748 5.5% 794 8.8% -46 1,844 8.6%
$20,000 - $24,999 561 4.1% 774 8.5% -213 1,504 7.0%
$25,000 - $34,999 667 4.9% 1,731 19.1% -1,064 2,220 10.4%
$35,000 - $49,999 554 4.1% 1,446 16.0% -892 1,755 8.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 383 2.8% 921 10.2% -538 1,390 6.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 131 1.0% 243 2.7% -112 529 2.5%
$100,000 and over 125 0.9% 129 1.4% -4 404 1.9%
Labor Force Status (Population age 16 and over):              
Employed 6,938 50.9% 6,913 76.3% 25 11,902 55.8%
Unemployed 1,459 10.7% 284 3.1% 1,175 1,045 4.9%
Armed forces 24 0.2% 142 1.6% -118 17 0.1%
Not in labor force 5,204 38.2% 1,716 19.0% 3,488 8,376 39.3%
Occupation (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Management, professional & related occupations :
Management business and financial 551 7.9% 1,025 14.8% -474 1,279 10.7%
Professional and related 2,439 35.2% 3,228 46.7% -789 3,200 26.9%
Service occupations :
Protective service 75 1.1% 52 0.8% 23 128 1.1%
Other service 964 13.9% 402 5.8% 562 1,542 13.0%
Sales & office occupations :
Sales and related 735 10.6% 773 11.2% -38 1,193 10.0%
Office and administrative support 1,101 15.9% 604 8.7% 497 1,533 12.9%
Farming fishing and forestry occupations 146 2.1% 19 0.3% 127 104 0.9%
Construction, extractions & maintenance occupations :
Construction and extraction 137 2.0% 166 2.4% -29 611 5.1%
Installation maintenance and repair 192 2.8% 94 1.4% 98 482 4.0%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Oktibbeha MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Occupation (continued):              
Production, transportation & material moving occupations :
Production 356 5.1% 289 4.2% 67 1,309 11.0%
Transportation and material moving 242 3.5% 261 3.8% -19 521 4.4%
Industry (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting 111 1.6% 106 1.5% 5 223 1.9%
Mining 6 0.1% 22 0.3% -16 9 0.1%
Construction 189 2.7% 267 3.9% -78 790 6.6%
Manufacturing 494 7.1% 1,043 15.1% -549 1,897 15.9%
Wholesale trade 42 0.6% 193 2.8% -151 229 1.9%
Retail trade 941 13.6% 695 10.1% 246 1,207 10.1%
Transportation, warehousing, and utilities 104 1.5% 144 2.1% -40 399 3.4%
Information 160 2.3% 312 4.5% -152 118 1.0%
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 194 2.8% 434 6.3% -240 447 3.8%
Prof., sci., mgmt, admin. & waste mgmt services 489 7.0% 1,065 15.4% -576 510 4.3%
Educational, health, and social services 2,926 42.2% 1,819 26.3% 1,107 4,491 37.7%
Arts, ent., rec., accommodation, & food services 827 11.9% 396 5.7% 431 689 5.8%
Other services (except public administration) 257 3.7% 175 2.5% 82 391 3.3%
Public administration 198 2.9% 242 3.5% -44 502 4.2%
Marital Status (Population age 15 and over):              
Now married (except separated) 4,106 30.1% 5,072 55.4% -966 10,530 48.4%
Widowed 179 1.3% 134 1.5% 45 1,588 7.3%
Divorced 536 3.9% 529 5.8% 7 1,890 8.7%
Separated 295 2.2% 177 1.9% 118 502 2.3%
Never married 8,546 62.6% 3,238 35.4% 5,308 7,247 33.3%
Poverty Status in 1999 (Population for whom determined):              
Family income in 1999 below poverty level 4,860 42.8% 942 9.9% 3,918 5,192 21.1%
Family income in 1999 at or above poverty level 6,503 57.2% 8,551 90.1% -2,048 19,436 78.9%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Oktibbeha MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Nativity by Year of Entry:              
Native 13,547 93.1% 9,405 93.8% 4,142 25,421 98.5%
Foreign born, naturalized citizen: 139 1.0% 111 1.1% 28 93 0.4%
1995-2000 6 0.0% 22 0.2% -16 0 0.0%
1990-1994 26 0.2% 0 0.0% 26 14 0.1%
1980-1989 39 0.3% 49 0.5% -10 14 0.1%
1970-1979 23 0.2% 31 0.3% -8 35 0.1%
1960-1969 45 0.3% 9 0.1% 36 13 0.1%
1950-1959 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 17 0.1%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Foreign born, non-U.S. citizen: 859 5.9% 514 5.1% 345 292 1.1%
1995-2000 706 4.9% 83 0.8% 623 122 0.5%
1990-1994 93 0.6% 334 3.3% -241 142 0.6%
1980-1989 60 0.4% 89 0.9% -29 7 0.0%
1970-1979 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 7 0.0%
1960-1969 0 0.0% 8 0.1% -8 0 0.0%
1950-1959 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 14 0.1%
Tenure and Group Quarters:              
Owner-occupied housing unit 3,080 21.2% 4,410 44.0% -1,330 18,510 71.7%
Renter-occupied housing unit 8,250 56.7% 5,090 50.7% 3,160 6,140 23.8%
Group quarters 3,220 22.1% 530 5.3% 2,690 1,150 4.5%

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