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Itawamba County, MS&

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0.15% growth
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Median Household Income
-4.73% decline
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2.22% growth
Median Property Value
2.95% growth

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The economy of Itawamba County, MS employs 9,428 people. The economy of Itawamba County, MS is specialized in Manufacturing; Transportation & Warehousing; and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, which employ respectively 2.6; 1.3; and 1.27 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Itawamba County, MS are Manufacturing (2,548), Retail trade (1,144), and Healthcare & Social Assistance (1,108), and the highest paying industries are Healthcare & Social Assistance ($39,485), Utilities ($38,088), and Educational Services ($35,553).

Median household income in Itawamba County, MS is $35,004. Males in Itawamba County, MS have an average income that is 1.57 times higher than the average income of females, which is $30,707. The income inequality of Itawamba County, MS (measured using the Gini index) is 0.437 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 Itawamba County, MS. In Itawamba 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 26 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $10,587. Coahoma County, MS has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Mississippi.


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Itawamba County, MS is home to a population of 23,451 people, from which 99% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Itawamba County, MS is composed of 21,333 White residents (91%), 1,531 Black residents (6.53%), 342 Hispanic residents (1.46%), 192 Two+ residents (0.82%), and 51 Asian residents (0.22%). The most common foreign languages in Itawamba County, MS are Spanish (210 speakers), French (81 speakers), and Other Indic (34 speakers), but compared to other places, Itawamba County, MS has a relative high number of French (81 speakers), Persian (19 speakers), and Other Indic (34 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Itawamba County, MS awarded 1,347 degrees. The student population of Itawamba County, MS is skewed towards females, with 540 male students and 807 female students. Most students in Itawamba County, MS are White (1,032 and 76.6%), followed by Black or African American (268 and 19.9%), Hispanic or Latino (20 and 1.48%), and Unknown (17 and 1.26%). The largest universities in Itawamba County, MS by number of graduates are Itawamba Community College (1,347 and 100%), N/A (N/A and N/A), and N/A (N/A and N/A). The most popular majors in Itawamba County, MS are Other Liberal Arts & Sciences, General Studies, & Humanities (175 and 13%), General Studies (160 and 11.9%), and General Business (70 and 5.2%). The median tuition costs in Itawamba County, 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 Itawamba County, MS is $83,700, which is 0.43 times smaller than the national average of $194,500. Between 2014 and 2015 the median property value increased from $81,300 to $83,700, a 2.95% increase. The homeownership rate of Itawamba County, MS is 77.8%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Itawamba County, MS have an average commute time of 23.9 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Itawamba County, MS is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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