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Hinds County, Mississippi; Tallahatchie County, Mississippi; Lee County, Mississippi; Lafayette County, Mississippi; Mississippi; United States

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Hinds County, Mississippi
Tallahatchie County, Mississippi
Lee County, Mississippi
Lafayette County, Mississippi
Mississippi
United States
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 237,085 13,987 85,202 54,793 2,986,530 327,167,434
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 237,085 13,987 85,202 54,793 2,986,530 327,167,434
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 245,365 15,385 82,910 47,359 2,968,118 308,758,105
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) -3.4% -9.1% 2.8% 15.7% 0.6% 6.0%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 245,285 15,378 82,910 47,351 2,967,297 308,745,538
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.4%
5.6%
6.8%
5.0%
6.2%
6.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent
24.1%
19.6%
25.3%
18.1%
23.6%
22.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
14.1%
14.9%
14.8%
12.6%
15.9%
16.0%
Female persons, percent
53.3%
44.4%
52.2%
51.5%
51.5%
50.8%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
25.5%
40.4%
67.2%
72.7%
59.1%
76.5%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
72.7%
57.0%
30.3%
23.5%
37.8%
13.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.6%
1.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.8%
1.0%
0.9%
2.2%
1.1%
5.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
0.1%
Z
0.1%
0.1%
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
0.9%
1.1%
1.3%
1.2%
1.3%
2.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
1.6%
7.0%
2.7%
2.8%
3.4%
18.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
24.2%
34.7%
65.0%
70.5%
56.5%
60.4%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 11,602 496 4,423 1,907 172,587 18,939,219
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 1.8% 5.5% 1.7% 3.5% 2.3% 13.4%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 104,318 5,624 37,052 26,458 1,332,577 138,537,078
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 59.3% 77.4% 67.3% 58.4% 68.1% 63.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $109,400 $63,400 $125,600 $177,300 $109,300 $193,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $1,110 $828 $1,114 $1,308 $1,105 $1,515
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $369 $331 $348 $403 $346 $474
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $812 $462 $686 $862 $740 $982
Building permits, 2018 213 1 135 260 6,883 1,328,827
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 89,153 4,296 32,485 19,767 1,103,514 118,825,921
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.63 2.48 2.58 2.41 2.62 2.63
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 84.4% 87.6% 84.8% 74.0% 86.3% 85.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 2.9% 12.6% 3.7% 5.5% 3.9% 21.3%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 82.3% 65.3% 81.5% 89.6% 79.0% 87.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 69.8% 48.2% 69.1% 76.0% 64.3% 78.1%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 86.3% 70.9% 83.2% 89.5% 83.4% 87.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 28.6% 10.1% 23.5% 41.9% 21.3% 30.9%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 8.6% 9.9% 12.2% 7.4% 11.7% 8.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
14.2%
14.6%
14.1%
13.8%
14.2%
10.2%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 62.1% 37.2% 62.5% 58.9% 57.2% 63.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 59.5% 50.3% 57.5% 53.9% 53.6% 58.2%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 475,608 3,364 199,255 135,616 6,999,175 708,138,598
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 3,150,941 29,588 1,089,422 363,153 16,630,587 2,040,441,203
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,374,377 D 3,413,976 167,579 66,441,608 5,696,729,632
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,274,387 67,228 1,049,101 161,249 28,302,952 5,208,023,478
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 3,072,334 54,117 1,628,067 548,785 37,053,190 4,219,821,871
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $12,356 $3,581 $19,144 $11,088 $12,413 $13,443
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 22.8 26.1 19.9 18.7 24.4 26.4
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $41,011 $30,000 $45,985 $45,019 $42,009 $57,652
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $22,397 $14,163 $23,968 $25,719 $22,500 $31,177
Persons in poverty, percent
20.2%
35.2%
14.0%
21.1%
19.8%
12.3%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2016 5,257 173 2,435 1,214 58,8501 7,757,807
Total employment, 2016 98,678 1,814 47,530 17,020 939,3221 126,752,238
Total annual payroll, 2016 ($1,000) 4,389,818 59,184 1,751,313 577,100 34,356,9611 6,435,142,055
Total employment, percent change, 2015-2016 0.4% -0.9% 2.8% 7.8% 1.4%1 2.1%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 20,871 818 6,415 4,542 219,596 25,701,671
All firms, 2012 24,277 1,180 7,338 4,197 235,454 27,626,360
Men-owned firms, 2012 12,575 623 4,294 2,375 125,079 14,844,597
Women-owned firms, 2012 9,790 470 2,189 1,333 89,159 9,878,397
Minority-owned firms, 2012 13,396 544 1,269 843 74,824 7,952,386
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 9,920 589 5,687 3,085 155,094 18,987,918
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 3,128 118 718 488 26,789 2,521,682
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 19,895 1,031 6,133 3,471 198,566 24,070,685
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 282.0 23.8 184.3 75.0 63.2 87.4
Land area in square miles, 2010 869.74 645.29 449.95 631.71 46,923.27 3,531,905.43
FIPS Code 28049 28135 28081 28071 28 00
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2018) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2018). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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