Newton County, MS

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2020 Population
21,215
0.679% 1-year decline
US Senator
Roger Wicker
Republican Party
US Senator
Cindy Hyde-Smith
Republican Party
2020 Median Age
37.6
1.62% 1-year increase
2020 Poverty Rate
23%
10.3% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$42,176
17.3% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$86,200
0.701% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
8,628
7.22% 1-year growth

About

In 2020, Newton County, MS had a population of 21.2k people with a median age of 37.6 and a median household income of $42,176. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Newton County, MS declined from 21,360 to 21,215, a −0.679% decrease and its median household income grew from $35,958 to $42,176, a 17.3% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Newton County, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (59.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (30.7%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (5.3%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.834%), and Other (Non-Hispanic) (0.735%).

None of the households in Newton County, MS reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

99.7% of the residents in Newton County, MS are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Newton County, MS are East Central Community College (550 degrees awarded in 2020).

In 2020, the median property value in Newton County, MS was $86,200, and the homeownership rate was 79%. Most people in Newton County, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Newton County, MS was 2 cars per household.

Diversity

Newton County, MS is home to a population of 21.2k people, from which 99.7% are citizens. As of 2020, 1.32% of Newton County, MS residents were born outside of the country (279 people).

In 2020, there were 1.95 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (12.7k people) in Newton County, MS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 6.52k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 1.13k American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Newton County, MS
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    12.7k ± 203
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    6.52k ± 97
  3. American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic)
    1.13k ± 18
1.97%
Hispanic Population
417 people

In 2020, there were 1.95 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (12.7k people) in Newton County, MS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 6.52k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 1.13k American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

1.97% of the people in Newton County, MS are hispanic (417 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Newton County, MS as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

1.32%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
279 people
1.21%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
259 people

As of 2020, 1.32% of Newton County, MS residents (279 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Newton County, MS was 1.21%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

38
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.7
27
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.3

In 2020, the median age of all people in Newton County, MS was 37.6. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 38, were generally older than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 27. But people in Newton County, MS are getting getting older. In 2019, the average age of all Newton County, MS residents was 37.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    18,827 ± 3,358 people
  2. India
    5,246 ± 1,777 people
  3. Vietnam
    4,118 ± 1,574 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Mississippi was Mexico, the natal country of 18,827 Mississippi residents, followed by India with 5,246 and Vietnam with 4,118.

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Citizenship

99.7%
2020 Citizenship
99.4%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 99.7% of Newton County, MS residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Newton County, MS was 99.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    387 ± 103
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    377 ± 141
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    274 ± 111

Newton County, MS has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.03 times greater than any other conflict.

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COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Mississippi, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Mississippi (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Mississippi. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Mississippi.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Mississippi across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Economy

Median household income in Newton County, MS is $42,176. In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Newton County, MS was Census Tract 501 with a value of $52,997, followed by Census Tract 504 and Census Tract 502, with respective values of $50,000 and $45,032.

Males in Mississippi have an average income that is 1.41 times higher than the average income of females, which is $40,621. The income inequality in Mississippi (measured using the Gini index) is 0.45, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Newton County, MS employs 8.63k people. The largest industries in Newton County, MS are Manufacturing (1,761 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,458 people), and Retail Trade (943 people), and the highest paying industries are Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($108,750), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($54,559), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($49,907).

Wages

Median Household Income

$42,176
2020 value
± $3,619
17.3%
1 Year Growth
± 9.27%

Households in Newton County, MS have a median annual income of $42,176, which is less than the median annual income of $64,994 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $35,958 in 2019, which represents a 17.3% annual growth.

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Wage by Sex in Common Jobs

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$57,157
Average Male Salary in Mississippi
± $1,903
$40,621
Average Female Salary in Mississippi
± $1,341

In 2020, full-time male employees in Mississippi made 1.41 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the sex-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Mississippi by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Mississippi
  1. Asian
    $52,156 ± $14,671
  2. White
    $50,023 ± $1,531
  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
    $49,296 ± $37,976

In 2020 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Mississippi workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.04 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Mississippi.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Newton County, MS is from Mississippi.
0.45
2020 Wage GINI in Mississippi
0.445
2019 Wage GINI in Mississippi

In 2020, the income inequality in Mississippi was 0.45 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.17% growth from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Mississippi was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Mississippi in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Mississippi across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 501
  2. Census Tract 504
  3. Census Tract 502

In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Newton County, MS was Census Tract 501 with a value of $52,997, followed by Census Tract 504 and Census Tract 502, with respective values of $50,000 and $45,032.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Newton County, MS colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Sex

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

23% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Newton County, MS (4.73k out of 20.6k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 6 - 11 and then Females 45 - 54.

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. White
    2,041 ± 315
  2. Black
    1,797 ± 276
  3. Native American
    672 ± 220

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Newton County, MS is White, followed by Black and Native American.

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

8.63k
2020 Value
± 653
7.22%
1 Year growth
± 9.78%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Newton County, MS grew at a rate of 7.22%, from 8.05k employees to 8.63k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Newton County, MS, are Production Occupations (1,111 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (983 people), and Material Moving Occupations (889 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Newton County, MS.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Newton County, MS, by number of employees, are Production Occupations (1,111 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (983 people), and Material Moving Occupations (889 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Newton County, MS has an unusually high number of residents working as Material Moving Occupations (2.79 times higher than expected), Production Occupations (2.31 times), and Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations (2.16 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Newton County, MS, by median earnings, are Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors ($75,185), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($71,667), and Life, Physical, & Social Science Occupations ($66,033).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

8.63k
2020 Value
± 653
7.22%
1 Year growth
± 9.78%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Newton County, MS grew at a rate of 7.22%, from 8.05k employees to 8.63k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Newton County, MS, are Manufacturing (1,761 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,458 people), and Retail Trade (943 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Newton County, MS, though some of these residents may live in Newton County, 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 Newton County, MS, by number of employees, are Manufacturing (1,761 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,458 people), and Retail Trade (943 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Newton County, MS has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (4.02 times higher than expected), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (2.52 times), and Manufacturing (2.04 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Newton County, MS, by median earnings, are Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($108,750), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($54,559), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($49,907).

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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. $30.5B
  2. $25.1B
  3. $12.3B

In 2020, the top outbound Mississippi product (by dollars) was Pharmaceuticals with $30.5B, followed by Coal-n.e.c. ($25.1B) and Motorized vehicles ($12.3B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Mississippi products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$182B
2020 Value in Mississippi
$374B
Projected 2050 Value in Mississippi
105% growth

In 2020, total outbound Mississippi trade was $182B. This is expected to increase 105% to $374B by 2050.

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. $21.9B
  2. $11.4B
  3. $10.5B

In 2020, the top outbound Mississippi domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Alabama with $21.9B, followed by Louisiana with $11.4B and Tennessee and $10.5B.

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

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Newton County, MS went to Donald J. Trump with 68.7% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (30.2%), followed by Other (0.628%). The most partisan county was George County, MS with 87.9% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Roger Wicker and Cindy Hyde-Smith are the senators currently representing the state of Mississippi. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Mississippi is currently represented by 4 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Newton County, MS
68.7% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Mississippi
  1. 87.9% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 87.2% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 86.8% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2020 presidential election, the most partisan county in Mississippi was George County, MS with 87.9% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in Mississippi colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from Mississippi

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Roger Wicker
Senator from Mississippi1
Assumed office on December 31, 2007
Appointed to the seat following the resignation of Trent Lott.
Cindy Hyde-Smith
Senator from Mississippi2
Assumed office on April 9, 2018
Appointed to the seat following the resignation of Thad Cochran.

Roger Wicker and Cindy Hyde-Smith are the senators currently representing Mississippi.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Mississippi over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Mississippi

Mississippi is currently represented by 4 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Mississippi have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2020, universities in Newton County, MS awarded 550 degrees. The student population of Newton County, MS is skewed towards women, with 938 male students and 1,450 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Newton County, MS are White (346 and 63.4%), followed by Black or African American (148 and 27.1%), American Indian or Alaska Native (23 and 4.21%), and Two or More Races (14 and 2.56%).

The largest universities in Newton County, MS by number of degrees awarded are East Central Community College (550 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Newton County, MS are Other Liberal Arts & Sciences, General Studies, & Humanities (320 and 58.2%), Registered Nursing (40 and 7.27%), and General Cosmetology (17 and 3.09%).

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 320 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 40 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 13 degree-majorss awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Newton County, MS was Other Liberal Arts & Sciences, General Studies, & Humanities with 320 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Newton County, MS according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
550 degrees awarded

In 2020, the Newton County, MS institution with the largest number of graduating students was East Central Community College with 550 degrees awarded.

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Student Sex for Common Institutions

197
Degrees Awarded to Men
353
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2020, 197 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Newton County, MS, which is 0.558 times less than the 353 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the sex disparity between the institutions in Newton County, MS by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    346 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    148 degrees awarded
  3. American Indian or Alaska Native
    23 degrees awarded

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Newton County, MS was White students. These 346 degrees mean that there were 2.34 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 148 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Newton County, MS was $86,200 in 2020, which is 0.375 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $85,600 to $86,200, a 0.701% increase. The homeownership rate in Newton County, MS is 79%, which is higher than the national average of 64.4%. People in Newton County, MS have an average commute time of 27.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Newton County, MS is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$86,200
2020 Median
± $6,189
$85,600
2019 Median
± $4,155

In 2020, the median property value in Newton County, MS grew to to $86,200 from the previous year's value of $85,600.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Newton County, 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 Newton County, MS the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$42,176
Median Household Income
± $3,619
7.93k
Number of Households
± 611

In 2020, the median household income of the 7.93k households in Newton County, MS grew to $42,176 from the previous year's value of $35,958.

The following chart displays the households in Newton County, 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 $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

< $800
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Newton County, MS distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Newton County, MS the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

79%
2020 Homeownership
77.2%
2019 Homeownership

In 2020, 79% of the housing units in Newton County, MS were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 77.2%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.4%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Newton County, MS compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

27.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Newton County, MS have a longer commute time (27.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 2.16% of the workforce in Newton County, MS have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (83.7%)
  2. Carpooled (10.6%)
  3. Walked (2.71%)

In 2020, 83.7% of workers in Newton County, MS drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (10.6%) and those who walked to work (2.71%).

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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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Newton County, MS distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Newton County, MS have 2 cars, followed by false.

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Health

88.5% of the population of Newton County, MS has health coverage, with 40.5% on employee plans, 19.9% on Medicaid, 11.8% on Medicare, 13.2% on non-group plans, and 3.08% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Mississippi was $7,646 in 2014. This is a 3.86% increase from the previous year ($7,362).

Primary care physicians in Newton County, MS see 5361 patients per year on average, which represents a 51.8% increase from the previous year (3531 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 4204 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 3003 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Sunflower County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (24.6%). Additionally, Sunflower County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (53.7%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

5,361 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Newton County, MS

Primary care physicians in Newton County, MS see an average of 5,361 patients per year. This represents a 51.8% increase from the previous year (3,531 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Newton County, MS in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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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%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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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%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

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$7,646
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Mississippi
$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

11.5%
Uninsured
40.5%
Employer Coverage
19.9%
Medicaid
11.8%
Medicare
13.2%
Non-Group
3.08%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Newton County, MS grew by 1.74% from 11.3% to 11.5%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Newton County, MS changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 24.6% prevalence
  2. 24.3% prevalence
  3. 24.2% prevalence

Sunflower County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Mississippi, at 24.6%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Mississippi by county over multiple years.

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