Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS

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Population

133,398

0.483% decline

Median Age

37.9


Median Household Income

$36,841

5.63% growth

Poverty Rate

22.7%


Number of Employees

47,377

1.27% growth

Median Property Value

$82,100

1.86% growth

About

In 2017, Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS had a population of 133k people with a median age of 37.9 and a median household income of $36,841. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS declined from 134,045 to 133,398, a -0.483% decrease and its median household income grew from $34,878 to $36,841, a 5.63% increase.

The population of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS is 61.6% White Alone, 34.2% Black or African American Alone, and 2.78% Hispanic or Latino. 2.79% of the people in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS speak a non-English language, and 98.7% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS are Jones County Junior College (1,335 degrees awarded in 2016), Mississippi College of Beauty Culture (34 degrees), and Southeastern Baptist College (12 degrees).

The median property value in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS is $82,100, and the homeownership rate is 76.7%. Most people in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS employs 47.4k people. The largest industries in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS are Elementary & secondary schools (4,091 people), Construction (3,823 people), and Hospitals (2,918 people), and the highest paying industries are Petroleum refining ($152,536), Oil & gas extraction ($106,150), and Pipeline transportation ($91,800).

Median household income in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS is $36,841. Males in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS have an average income that is 1.56 times higher than the average income of females, which is $31,760. The income inequality in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS (measured using the Gini index) is 0.435, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$36,841

2017 value

± $1,473

5.63%

1 Year Growth

± 5.17%

Households in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS have a median annual income of $36,841, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $34,878 in 2016, which represents a 5.63% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$49,646

Average Male Salary

± $7,843

$31,760

Average Female Salary

± $4,325

In 2017, full-time male employees in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS made 1.56 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Two or More Races

    $47,206 ± $33,724

  2. White

    $42,520 ± $5,903

  3. Asian

    $40,904 ± $53,346

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS workers was Two or More Races. These workers were paid 1.11 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

0.435

2017 Wage GINI

0.447

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS was 0.435 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 2.6% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even.

The 2017 the GINI for Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2017, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS was DeSoto CountySouthaven City PUMA, MS with a value of $66,440, followed by Madison & Yazoo Counties PUMA, MS and Rankin & Simpson Counties PUMA, MS, with respective values of $64,160 and $61,280.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

22.7% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS (28.9k out of 128k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Males 6 - 11 and then Females 35 - 44.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. Black

    17,299 ± 988

  2. White

    11,091 ± 817

  3. Hispanic

    1,260 ± 327

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS is Black, followed by White and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

47.4k

2017 Value

1.27%

1 Year growth

± 1.27%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS grew at a rate of 1.27%, from 46.8k employees to 47.4k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS, are Cashiers (2,053 people), Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,797 people), and Elementary & middle school teachers (1,457 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS, by number of employees, are Cashiers (2,053 people), Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,797 people), and Elementary & middle school teachers (1,457 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS has an unusually high number of residents working as Derrick, rotary drill, & service unit operators, & roustabouts, oil, gas, & mining (27.2 times higher than expected), Boilermakers (26.4 times), and Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers (16.4 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS, by average salary, are Physicians & surgeons ($225,171), Firstline supervisors of mechanics, installers, & repairers ($123,276), and Marketing & sales managers ($123,102).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

47.4k

2017 Value

1.27%

1 Year growth

± 1.27%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS grew at a rate of 1.27%, from 46.8k employees to 47.4k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS, are Elementary & secondary schools (4,091 people), Construction (3,823 people), and Hospitals (2,918 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS, though some of these residents may live in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS, by number of employees, are Elementary & secondary schools (4,091 people), Construction (3,823 people), and Hospitals (2,918 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS has an unusually high number of Veneer, plywood, & engineered wood products (19.9 times higher than expected), Oil & gas extraction (14.5 times), and Animal slaughtering & processing (14.1 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS, by average salary, are Petroleum refining ($152,536), Oil & gas extraction ($106,150), and Pipeline transportation ($91,800).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Mississippi to other states, or from other states to Mississippi.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $39.9B

  2. $25.1B

  3. $13.1B

In 2015, the top outbound Mississippi product (by dollars) was Coal-n.e.c. with $39.9B, followed by Textiles/leather ($25.1B) and Mixed freight ($13.1B).

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$187B

2015 Value

$277B

Projected 2045 Value

48.7% growth

In 2015, total outbound Mississippi trade was $187B. This is expected to increase 48.7% to $277B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Mississippi trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Mississippi to other states, or from other states to Mississippi.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $34.4B

  2. $16.3B

  3. $15.4B

In 2015, the top outbound Mississippi domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Alabama with $34.4B, followed by Tennessee with $16.3B and Louisiana and $15.4B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Mississippi shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

85.5% of the population of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS has health coverage, with 35.9% on employee plans, 26% on Medicaid, 11.8% on Medicare, 10.6% on non-group plans, and 1.25% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the puma of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS was $7,646 in 2014. This is a 3.86% increase from the previous year ($7,362).

Primary care physicians in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS see 1883 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.686% decrease from the previous year (1896 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 2186 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 764 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Humphreys County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (18.1%). Additionally, Jefferson County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (46.4%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,883 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Mississippi see an average of 1,883 patients per year. This represents a 0.686% decrease from the previous year (1,896 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$7,646

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,045

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$6,690

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,021

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Mississippi (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 3.86%, from $7,362 to $7,646.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

14.5%

Uninsured

35.9%

Employer Coverage

26%

Medicaid

11.8%

Medicare

10.6%

Non-Group

1.25%

Military or VA

Between N/A and 2016, the percent of uninsured citizens in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS stayed by NaNk% from N/A% to 14.5%.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 18.1% prevalence

  2. 17.8% prevalence

  3. 17.7% prevalence

Humphreys County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Mississippi, at 18.1%.

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Diversity

Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS is home to a population of 133k people, from which 98.7% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS residents were born outside of the country (N/A people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS is composed of 82.2k White Alone residents (61.6%), 45.6k Black or African American Alone residents (34.2%), 3.71k Hispanic or Latino residents (2.78%), 1.11k Two or More Races residents (0.831%), 425 Asian Alone residents (0.319%), 230 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.172%), 81 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.0607%), and 67 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0.0502%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS are Spanish (2,608 speakers), French (Incl. Cajun) (178 speakers), and Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (171 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

38

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.3

36

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 2.7

In 2017, the median age of all people in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS was 37.9. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 38, were generally older than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 36. But people in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS residents was 38.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

N/A%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

N/A people

1.53%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

2.05k people

As of 2017, N/A% of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS residents (N/A people) were born outside of the United States, which is approximately the same as the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS was 1.53%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    1,356 ± 899 people

  2. India

    163 ± 313 people

  3. Panama

    95 ± 239 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS was Mexico, the natal country of 1,356 Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS residents, followed by India with 163 and Panama with 95.

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Citizenship

98.7%

2017 Citizenship

98.8%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 98.7% of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS was 98.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    82.2k ± 102

  2. Black or African American Alone

    45.6k ± 359

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    3.71k ± 344

In 2017, there were 1.8 times more White Alone residents (82.2k people) in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 45.6k Black or African American Alone and 3.71k Hispanic or Latino residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish

    2,608 speakers (2.09%)

  2. French (Incl. Cajun)

    178 speakers (0.143%)

  3. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)

    171 speakers (0.137%)

2.79% of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.8%. In 2017, the most common non-English language spoken in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS was Spanish. 2.09% of the overall population of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS are native Spanish speakers. 0.143% speak French (Incl. Cajun) and 0.137% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    2,654 ± 302

  2. Gulf War (1990s)

    1,072 ± 250

  3. Gulf War (2001-)

    967 ± 272

Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.48 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS awarded 1,381 degrees. The student population of Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS is skewed towards women, with 2,033 male students and 2,760 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS are White (984 and 71.3%), followed by Black or African American (354 and 25.6%), Two or More Races (11 and 0.797%), and Hispanic or Latino (10 and 0.724%).

The largest universities in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS by number of degrees awarded are Jones County Junior College (1,335 and 96.7%), Mississippi College of Beauty Culture (34 and 2.46%), and Southeastern Baptist College (12 and 0.869%).

The most popular majors in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS are Liberal Arts & Sciences (619 and 44.8%), Electrician (110 and 7.97%), and Registered Nursing (82 and 5.94%).

The median tuition costs in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS are $4,700 for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 82 degrees awarded

  2. 28 degrees awarded

  3. 619 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS was Registered Nursing with 82 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 1,335 degrees awarded

  2. 34 degrees awarded

  3. 12 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$4,700

Median Private

In 2016, the Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS institution with the largest number of graduating students was Jones County Junior College with 1,335 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

625

Degrees Awarded to Men

756

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 625 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS, which is 0.827 times less than the 756 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    984 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    354 degrees awarded

  3. Two or More Races

    11 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS were to White students. These 984 degrees mean that there were 2.78 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 354 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS was $82,100 in 2017, which is 0.377 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $80,600 to $82,100, a 1.86% increase. The homeownership rate in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS is 76.7%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS have an average commute time of 25.5 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$36,841

Median Household Income

± $1,473

48.3k

Number of Households

± 1,736

In 2017, the median household income of the 48.3k households in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS grew to $36,841 from the previous year's value of $34,878.

The following chart displays the households in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the < $10k range.

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Housing

Property Value

$82,100

2017 Median

± $3,223

$80,600

2016 Median

± $3,089

In 2017, the median property value in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS grew to to $82,100 from the previous year's value of $80,600.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Property Taxes

< $800

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

76.7%

2017 Homeownership

76.9%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 76.7% of the housing units in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 76.9%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Commute Time

25.5 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS have a longer commute time (25.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 3.93% of the workforce in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    85.6%

  2. Carpooled

    8.31%

  3. Other

    2.19%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS was Drove Alone (85.6%), followed by those who Carpooled (8.31%) and those who Other (2.19%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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