Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Tishomingo MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Total 2,504   2,622   -118 15,553  
Gender:              
Male 1,205 48.1% 1,211 46.2% -6 7,494 48.2%
Female 1,299 51.9% 1,411 53.8% -112 8,059 51.8%
Race:              
White alone 2,353 94.0% 2,443 93.2% -90 14,899 95.8%
Black or African American alone 46 1.8% 122 4.7% -76 520 3.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 17 0.7% 24 0.9% -7 31 0.2%
Asian alone 6 0.2% 4 0.2% 2 27 0.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Some other race alone 77 3.1% 9 0.3% 68 35 0.2%
Two or more races 5 0.2% 20 0.8% -15 41 0.3%
Hispanic or Latino and race:              
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 117 4.7% 103 3.9% 14 141 0.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino 2,315 92.5% 2,359 90.0% -44 14,800 95.2%
Other race, not Hispanic or Latino 72 2.9% 160 6.1% -88 612 3.9%
Age Groups:              
5 to 9 years 239 9.5% 192 7.3% 47 1,127 7.2%
10 to 14 years 202 8.1% 212 8.1% -10 977 6.3%
15 to 19 years 130 5.2% 290 11.1% -160 1,018 6.5%
20 to 24 years 240 9.6% 364 13.9% -124 848 5.5%
25 to 29 years 241 9.6% 274 10.5% -33 940 6.0%
30 to 34 years 239 9.5% 244 9.3% -5 1,041 6.7%
35 to 39 years 214 8.5% 228 8.7% -14 1,181 7.6%
40 to 44 years 191 7.6% 192 7.3% -1 1,187 7.6%
45 to 49 years 182 7.3% 146 5.6% 36 1,162 7.5%
50 to 54 years 160 6.4% 133 5.1% 27 1,086 7.0%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Tishomingo MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Age Groups (continued):              
55 to 59 years 145 5.8% 63 2.4% 82 931 6.0%
60 to 64 years 97 3.9% 47 1.8% 50 1,029 6.6%
65 to 69 years 78 3.1% 55 2.1% 23 831 5.3%
70 to 74 years 49 2.0% 49 1.9% 0 833 5.4%
75 to 79 years 39 1.6% 46 1.8% -7 608 3.9%
80 to 84 years 20 0.8% 24 0.9% -4 419 2.7%
85 years and over 38 1.5% 63 2.4% -25 335 2.2%
Educational Attainment (Population age 25 years and over):
Less than 9th grade 169 10.0% 211 13.5% -42 1,792 15.5%
9th - 12th grade, no diploma 357 21.1% 271 17.3% 86 2,380 20.5%
High school graduate or equivalency 528 31.2% 405 25.9% 123 4,245 36.6%
Some college, no degree 325 19.2% 348 22.3% -23 1,665 14.4%
Associate degree 118 7.0% 135 8.6% -17 541 4.7%
Bachelor's degree 106 6.3% 116 7.4% -10 545 4.7%
Graduate or professional degree 90 5.3% 78 5.0% 12 415 3.6%
Household Types (HH population age 5 years and over):
Married-couple family HH with children under 18 1,050 41.7% 1,040 44.6% 10 6,080 39.8%
Married-couple family HH without children under 18 620 24.6% 430 18.5% 190 4,980 32.6%
Other family households with children under 18 310 12.3% 310 13.3% 0 1,290 8.4%
Other family households without children under 18 170 6.7% 100 4.3% 70 750 4.9%
Non-family households 370 14.7% 450 19.3% -80 2,180 14.3%
Household Income in 1999 (HH population age 5 years and over):
Under $25,000 970 38.5% 740 31.8% 230 5,140 33.6%
$25,000 to $49,999 750 29.8% 900 38.6% -150 5,750 37.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 470 18.7% 380 16.3% 90 2,810 18.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 160 6.3% 180 7.7% -20 900 5.9%
$100,000 to $199,999 130 5.2% 130 5.6% 0 580 3.8%
$200,000 or more 10 0.4% 0 0.0% 10 110 0.7%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Tishomingo 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 266 13.0% 342 15.9% -76 1,763 13.3%
less than $4,999 190 9.3% 278 12.9% -88 1,392 10.5%
$5,000 - $9,999 402 19.6% 302 14.0% 100 2,293 17.3%
$10,000 - $14,999 250 12.2% 291 13.5% -41 1,781 13.5%
$15,000 - $19,999 231 11.3% 264 12.3% -33 1,271 9.6%
$20,000 - $24,999 254 12.4% 202 9.4% 52 1,280 9.7%
$25,000 - $34,999 183 8.9% 254 11.8% -71 1,663 12.6%
$35,000 - $49,999 138 6.7% 133 6.2% 5 1,032 7.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 78 3.8% 55 2.6% 23 435 3.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 32 1.6% 23 1.1% 9 101 0.8%
$100,000 and over 22 1.1% 7 0.3% 15 208 1.6%
Labor Force Status (Population age 16 and over):              
Employed 1,123 54.9% 1,242 57.7% -119 6,863 51.9%
Unemployed 101 4.9% 63 2.9% 38 378 2.9%
Armed forces 0 0.0% 12 0.6% -12 0 0.0%
Not in labor force 822 40.2% 834 38.8% -12 5,978 45.2%
Occupation (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Management, professional & related occupations :
Management business and financial 67 6.0% 77 6.2% -10 425 6.2%
Professional and related 140 12.5% 202 16.3% -62 932 13.6%
Service occupations :
Protective service 7 0.6% 19 1.5% -12 109 1.6%
Other service 131 11.7% 153 12.3% -22 669 9.7%
Sales & office occupations :
Sales and related 105 9.3% 133 10.7% -28 698 10.2%
Office and administrative support 112 10.0% 183 14.7% -71 779 11.4%
Farming fishing and forestry occupations 21 1.9% 0 0.0% 21 80 1.2%
Construction, extractions & maintenance occupations :
Construction and extraction 74 6.6% 132 10.6% -58 606 8.8%
Installation maintenance and repair 40 3.6% 43 3.5% -3 369 5.4%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Tishomingo MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Occupation (continued):              
Production, transportation & material moving occupations :
Production 263 23.4% 185 14.9% 78 1,511 22.0%
Transportation and material moving 163 14.5% 115 9.3% 48 685 10.0%
Industry (Employed civilian population age 16 and over):
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting 33 2.9% 0 0.0% 33 88 1.3%
Mining 14 1.2% 8 0.6% 6 31 0.5%
Construction 65 5.8% 88 7.1% -23 697 10.2%
Manufacturing 396 35.3% 274 22.1% 122 2,403 35.0%
Wholesale trade 32 2.8% 71 5.7% -39 108 1.6%
Retail trade 130 11.6% 174 14.0% -44 894 13.0%
Transportation, warehousing, and utilities 58 5.2% 75 6.0% -17 314 4.6%
Information 30 2.7% 21 1.7% 9 110 1.6%
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 29 2.6% 51 4.1% -22 233 3.4%
Prof., sci., mgmt, admin. & waste mgmt services 33 2.9% 67 5.4% -34 260 3.8%
Educational, health, and social services 181 16.1% 202 16.3% -21 979 14.3%
Arts, ent., rec., accommodation, & food services 54 4.8% 100 8.1% -46 327 4.8%
Other services (except public administration) 45 4.0% 80 6.4% -35 250 3.6%
Public administration 23 2.0% 31 2.5% -8 169 2.5%
Marital Status (Population age 15 and over):              
Now married (except separated) 1,199 58.1% 1,067 48.1% 132 8,392 62.4%
Widowed 106 5.1% 178 8.0% -72 1,340 10.0%
Divorced 318 15.4% 292 13.2% 26 1,344 10.0%
Separated 75 3.6% 63 2.8% 12 246 1.8%
Never married 365 17.7% 618 27.9% -253 2,127 15.8%
Poverty Status in 1999 (Population for whom determined):              
Family income in 1999 below poverty level 553 22.1% 332 14.4% 221 1,925 12.6%
Family income in 1999 at or above poverty level 1,951 77.9% 1,980 85.6% -29 13,319 87.4%
Selected General Characteristics of 1995 to 2000 Migrants & Non-Movers
Tishomingo MS
In Migration Out Migration Net Non Movers
Number
Percent
Number
Percent
Migration
Number
Percent
Nativity by Year of Entry:              
Native 2,402 95.9% 2,555 97.4% -153 15,468 99.5%
Foreign born, naturalized citizen: 4 0.2% 2 0.1% 2 46 0.3%
1995-2000 4 0.2% 0 0.0% 4 6 0.0%
1990-1994 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
1980-1989 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
1970-1979 0 0.0% 2 0.1% -2 3 0.0%
1960-1969 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 37 0.2%
1950-1959 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
Foreign born, non-U.S. citizen: 98 3.9% 65 2.5% 33 39 0.3%
1995-2000 74 3.0% 24 0.9% 50 7 0.0%
1990-1994 12 0.5% 5 0.2% 7 17 0.1%
1980-1989 10 0.4% 14 0.5% -4 4 0.0%
1970-1979 2 0.1% 8 0.3% -6 11 0.1%
1960-1969 0 0.0% 2 0.1% -2 0 0.0%
1950-1959 0 0.0% 8 0.3% -8 0 0.0%
Before 1950 0 0.0% 4 0.2% -4 0 0.0%
Tenure and Group Quarters:              
Owner-occupied housing unit 1,380 55.1% 1,230 46.9% 150 12,510 80.4%
Renter-occupied housing unit 1,120 44.7% 1,100 42.0% 20 2,770 17.8%
Group quarters 0 0.0% 290 11.1% -290 280 1.8%

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