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Clarke County, MS&

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Population
16,203
0.97% decline
Median Age
42
Median Household Income
$36,441
1.24% growth
Poverty Rate
19.2%
Number of Employees
6,095
4.21% decline
Median Property Value
$68,200
4.44% growth

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Economy

The economy of Clarke County, MS employs 6,095 people. The economy of Clarke County, MS is specialized in Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction; Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting; and Utilities, which employ respectively 15.24; 2.14; and 2.08 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Clarke County, MS are Healthcare & Social Assistance (1,017), Manufacturing (669), and Educational Services (650), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($57,554), Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($52,471), and Arts, Entertainment, Recreation ($51,042).

Median household income in Clarke County, MS is $36,441. Males in Clarke County, MS have an average income that is 1.33 times higher than the average income of females, which is $38,630. The income inequality of Clarke County, MS (measured using the Gini index) is 0.438 which is lower than the national average.

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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Clarke County, MS. In Clarke County, MS the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 31 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $13,018. Coahoma County, MS has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Mississippi.

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Diversity

Clarke County, MS is home to a population of 16,203 people, from which 99% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Clarke County, MS is composed of 10,312 White residents (63.6%), 5,627 Black residents (34.7%), 163 Hispanic residents (1.01%), 61 Two+ residents (0.38%), and 16 Native residents (0.1%). The most common foreign languages in Clarke County, MS are Spanish (59 speakers), French (19 speakers), and Italian (12 speakers), but compared to other places, Clarke County, MS has a relative high number of Italian (12 speakers), French (19 speakers), and Tagalog (6 speakers).

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Education

In 2015 universities in Lauderdale, Newton & Clarke Counties--Meridian City PUMA, MS awarded 1,367 degrees. The student population of Lauderdale, Newton & Clarke Counties--Meridian City PUMA, MS is skewed towards females, with 494 male students and 873 female students. Most students in Lauderdale, Newton & Clarke Counties--Meridian City PUMA, MS are White (753 and 55.1%), followed by Black or African American (486 and 35.6%), Unknown (56 and 4.1%), and American Indian (38 and 2.78%). The largest universities in Lauderdale, Newton & Clarke Counties--Meridian City PUMA, MS by number of graduates are Meridian Community College (800 and 58.5%), East Central Community College (567 and 41.5%), and N/A (N/A and N/A). The most popular majors in Lauderdale, Newton & Clarke Counties--Meridian City PUMA, MS are Other Liberal Arts & Sciences, General Studies, & Humanities (596 and 43.6%), Registered Nursing (169 and 12.4%), and Child Care Provider (26 and 1.9%). The median tuition costs in Lauderdale, Newton & Clarke Counties--Meridian City PUMA, MS are N/A 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.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Clarke County, MS is $68,200, which is 0.33 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $65,300 to $68,200, a 4.44% increase. The homeownership rate of Clarke County, MS is 82.3%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Clarke County, MS have an average commute time of 30.1 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Clarke County, MS is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

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