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Yazoo City city, Mississippi

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Yazoo City city, Mississippi
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 10,825
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 10,825
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 11,402
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) -5.1%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 11,403
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
Persons under 18 years, percent
Persons 65 years and over, percent
Female persons, percent
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
Asian alone, percent(a)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Two or More Races, percent
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 405
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 1.2%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 42.0%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $72,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $854
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $347
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $554
Building permits, 2018 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 4,024
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.66
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 89.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 2.2%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 65.4%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 48.2%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 72.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 14.4%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 15.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 49.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 48.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 249,757
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 161,736
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $14,043
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 21.2
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $20,758
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $11,688
Persons in poverty, percent
Total employer establishments, 2016 X
Total employment, 2016 X
Total annual payroll, 2016 ($1,000) X
Total employment, percent change, 2015-2016 X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 X
All firms, 2012 1,076
Men-owned firms, 2012 436
Women-owned firms, 2012 492
Minority-owned firms, 2012 627
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 380
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 75
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 914
Population per square mile, 2010 1,159.1
Land area in square miles, 2010 9.84
FIPS Code 2881520
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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