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Leflore County, Mississippi; Lincoln County, Mississippi; Issaquena County, Mississippi

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Leflore County, Mississippi
Lincoln County, Mississippi
Issaquena County, Mississippi
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 28,183 34,153 1,327
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 28,183 34,153 1,327
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 32,382 34,866 1,399
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -13.0% -2.0% -5.1%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 32,317 34,869 1,406
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
7.8%
6.0%
2.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent
27.7%
23.3%
10.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
14.7%
17.5%
16.7%
Female persons, percent
53.5%
52.2%
40.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
23.1%
67.9%
34.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
75.0%
30.3%
63.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.5%
0.2%
0.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.6%
0.4%
0.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Z
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
0.8%
1.1%
0.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.8%
1.3%
1.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
21.6%
66.9%
33.8%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 580 1,202 39
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 2.0% 0.5% 0.0%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 13,086 15,706 573
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 50.6% 75.3% 43.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $81,200 $99,500 $79,200
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $979 $1,085 $1,284
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $373 $348 $363
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $585 $713 $375
Building permits, 2019 9 16 NA
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 9,962 12,699 483
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.79 2.65 2.19
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 92.5% 91.8% 81.6%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 3.1% 1.1% 0.6%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 64.1% 79.1% 54.7%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 43.5% 62.2% 41.0%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 81.6% 86.3% 60.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 18.5% 16.2% 3.2%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 6.9% 10.0% 28.1%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
13.9%
15.0%
18.0%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 46.2% 53.2% 30.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 45.1% 48.7% 38.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 63,379 43,588 0
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 245,791 181,240 D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D D 0
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D D D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 465,597 540,559 0
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $15,044 $15,489 $0
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 15.5 27.2 21.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $26,735 $42,606 $24,208
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $18,419 $23,541 $16,388
Persons in poverty, percent
35.7%
19.6%
35.8%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 680 828 18
Total employment, 2018 12,170 11,029 99
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 430,010 399,458 3,018
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 2.0% 3.2% -2.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 1,622 2,718 66
All firms, 2012 2,158 2,307 64
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,148 1,131 33
Women-owned firms, 2012 699 851 F
Minority-owned firms, 2012 759 659 48
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,247 1,550 F
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 263 172 25
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,627 1,999 27
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 54.5 59.5 3.4
Land area in square miles, 2010 592.54 586.12 413.05
FIPS Code 28083 28085 28055
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., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

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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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