Tate County, MS

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Population

28,333

0.0176% decline

Poverty Rate

19.3%


Median Age

37.7


Median Household Income

$46,233

5.36% growth

Number of Employees

11,649

3.68% growth

Median Property Value

$107,400

2.36% decline

About

In 2017, Tate County, MS had a population of 28.3k people with a median age of 37.7 and a median household income of $46,233. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Tate County, MS declined from 28,338 to 28,333, a -0.0176% decrease and its median household income grew from $43,883 to $46,233, a 5.36% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Tate County, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (64.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (30%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.22%), White (Hispanic) (1.59%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.9%). N/A% of the people in Tate County, MS speak a non-English language, and 98.8% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Tate County, MS are Northwest Mississippi Community College (1,370 degrees awarded in 2017).

The median property value in Tate County, MS is $107,400, and the homeownership rate is 76.2%. Most people in Tate County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 31.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Tate County, MS is 2 cars per household.

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COVID-19

Total Confirmed Cases by Date

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Impact on Employment

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Community Mobility

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Economy

The economy of Tate County, MS employs 11.6k people. The largest industries in Tate County, MS are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,670 people), Retail Trade (1,594 people), and Manufacturing (1,186 people), and the highest paying industries are Information ($80,391), Transportation & Warehousing ($44,943), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($44,347).

Median household income in Tate County, MS is $46,233. Males in Tate County, MS have an average income that is 1.43 times higher than the average income of females, which is $36,636. The income inequality in Tate County, MS (measured using the Gini index) is 0.442, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$46,233

2017 value

± $2,463

5.36%

1 Year Growth

± 9.46%

Households in Tate County, MS have a median annual income of $46,233, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $43,883 in 2016, which represents a 5.36% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$52,323

Average Male Salary

± $1,698

$36,636

Average Female Salary

± $1,074

In 2017, full-time male employees in Mississippi made 1.43 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-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

  1. White

    $45,496 ± $1,341

  2. Asian

    $44,270 ± $11,739

  3. American Indian and Alaska Native tribes specified; or American Indian or Alaska Native, not specified and no other races

    $38,514 ± $48,157

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Mississippi workers was White. These workers were paid 1.03 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in Mississippi by number of full-time employees.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Tate County, MS is from Mississippi.

0.442

2017 Wage GINI

0.446

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Mississippi was 0.442 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.919% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even.

The 2017 the GINI for Mississippi was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Mississippi in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 9502

  2. Census Tract 9503.02

  3. Census Tract 9501

In 2017, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Tate County, MS was Census Tract 9502 with a value of $61,121, followed by Census Tract 9503.02 and Census Tract 9501, with respective values of $53,750 and $44,189.

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

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

19.3% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Tate County, MS (5.1k out of 26.5k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Females 6 - 11.

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

    2,314 ± 425

  2. Black

    2,311 ± 349

  3. Two Or More

    309 ± 178

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Tate County, MS is White, followed by Black and Two Or More.

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

11.6k

2017 Value

± 842

3.68%

1 Year growth

± 9.82%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Tate County, MS grew at a rate of 3.68%, from 11.2k employees to 11.6k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Tate County, MS, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,419 people), Sales & Related Occupations (1,318 people), and Management Occupations (985 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Tate County, MS.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Tate County, MS, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,419 people), Sales & Related Occupations (1,318 people), and Management Occupations (985 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Tate County, MS has an unusually high number of residents working as Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Occupations (2.37 times higher than expected), Transportation Occupations (1.79 times), and Material Moving Occupations (1.62 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Tate County, MS, by median earnings, are Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($78,750), Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($57,396), and Management Occupations ($56,905).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

11.6k

2017 Value

± 842

3.68%

1 Year growth

± 9.82%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Tate County, MS grew at a rate of 3.68%, from 11.2k employees to 11.6k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Tate County, MS, are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,670 people), Retail Trade (1,594 people), and Manufacturing (1,186 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Tate County, MS, though some of these residents may live in Tate 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 Tate County, MS, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,670 people), Retail Trade (1,594 people), and Manufacturing (1,186 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Tate County, MS has an unusually high number of Wholesale Trade (2.22 times higher than expected), Transportation & Warehousing (1.89 times), and Construction (1.33 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Tate County, MS, by median earnings, are Information ($80,391), Transportation & Warehousing ($44,943), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($44,347).

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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. $46.3B

  2. $23.9B

  3. $14.2B

In 2015, the top outbound Mississippi product (by dollars) was Coal-n.e.c. with $46.3B, followed by Textiles/leather ($23.9B) and Mixed freight ($14.2B).

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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$206B

2020 Value

$277B

Projected 2045 Value

34.7% growth

In 2020, total outbound Mississippi trade was $206B. This is expected to increase 34.7% 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. $37.6B

  2. $18B

  3. $17.5B

In 2015, the top outbound Mississippi domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Alabama with $37.6B, followed by Tennessee with $18B and Louisiana and $17.5B.

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

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Health

87.7% of the population of Tate County, MS has health coverage, with 43.6% on employee plans, 20.3% on Medicaid, 12.1% on Medicare, 10.4% on non-group plans, and 1.27% on military or VA plans.

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

Primary care physicians in Tate County, MS see 5659 patients per year on average, which represents a 40.5% increase from the previous year (4029 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 4029 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 9400 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

5,659 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Tate County, MS see an average of 5,659 patients per year. This represents a 40.5% increase from the previous year (4,029 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Tate 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 

$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

12.3%

Uninsured

43.6%

Employer Coverage

20.3%

Medicaid

12.1%

Medicare

10.4%

Non-Group

1.27%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Tate County, MS declined by 16.9% from 14.8% to 12.3%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Tate 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. 18.1% prevalence

  2. 17.8% prevalence

  3. 17.7% prevalence

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

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

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Diversity

Tate County, MS is home to a population of 28.3k people, from which 98.8% are citizens. As of 2017, 1.96% of Tate County, MS residents were born outside of the country (554 people).

In 2017, there were 2.16 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (18.4k people) in Tate County, MS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 8.51k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 630 Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Age

Age by Nativity

38

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.6

42

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 13

In 2017, the median age of all people in Tate County, MS was 37.7. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 38, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 42. But people in Tate County, MS are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Tate County, MS residents was 37.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

1.96%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

554 people

1.69%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

479 people

As of 2017, 1.96% of Tate County, MS residents (554 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Tate County, MS was 1.69%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    22,332 ± 3,655 people

  2. Vietnam

    4,461 ± 1,639 people

  3. India

    4,072 ± 1,566 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Mississippi was Mexico, the natal country of 22,332 Mississippi residents, followed by Vietnam with 4,461 and India with 4,072.

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Citizenship

98.8%

2017 Citizenship

98.9%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 98.8% of Tate County, MS residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Tate County, MS was 98.9%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Tate County, MS

  1. White (Non-Hispanic)

    18.4k ± 27

  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)

    8.51k ± 346

  3. Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic)

    630 ± 322

In 2017, there were 2.16 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (18.4k people) in Tate County, MS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 8.51k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 630 Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

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

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    449 ± 134

  2. Gulf War (2001-)

    274 ± 130

  3. Gulf War (1990s)

    81 ± 74

Tate County, MS has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.64 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2017, universities in Tate County, MS awarded 1,370 degrees. The student population of Tate County, MS is skewed towards women, with 2,985 male students and 4,669 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Tate County, MS are White (885 and 64.6%), followed by Black or African American (429 and 31.3%), Hispanic or Latino (30 and 2.19%), and Asian (11 and 0.803%).

The largest universities in Tate County, MS by number of degrees awarded are Northwest Mississippi Community College (1,370 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Tate County, MS are General Studies (486 and 35.5%), Registered Nursing (115 and 8.39%), and Licensed Practical & Vocational Nurse Training (90 and 6.57%).

The median tuition costs in Tate 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.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 486 degrees awarded

  2. 115 degrees awarded

  3. 68 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Tate County, MS was General Studies with 486 degrees awarded.

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

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

1,370 degrees awarded

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Median In-State Public

$N/A

Median Private

In 2017, the Tate County, MS institution with the largest number of graduating students was Northwest Mississippi Community College with 1,370 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

507

Degrees Awarded to Men

863

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 507 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Tate County, MS, which is 0.587 times less than the 863 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

    885 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    429 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    30 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Tate County, MS were to White students. These 885 degrees mean that there were 2.06 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 429 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Tate County, MS was $107,400 in 2017, which is 0.468 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $110,000 to $107,400, a 2.36% decrease. The homeownership rate in Tate County, MS is 76.2%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Tate County, MS have an average commute time of 31.3 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Tate County, MS is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$107,400

2017 Median

± $6,723

$110,000

2016 Median

± $8,167

In 2017, the median property value in Tate County, MS declined from to $107,400 from the previous year's value of $110,000.

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

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Household Income

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$46,233

Median Household Income

± $2,463

10k

Number of Households

± 741

In 2017, the median household income of the 10k households in Tate County, MS grew to $46,233 from the previous year's value of $43,883.

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

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Rent vs Own

76.2%

2017 Homeownership

74.3%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 76.2% of the housing units in Tate County, MS were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 74.3%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Tate County, MS compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

31.3 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Tate County, MS have a longer commute time (31.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 3% of the workforce in Tate County, MS have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    84.7%

  2. Carpooled

    10.4%

  3. Worked At Home

    2.5%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Tate County, MS was Drove Alone (84.7%), followed by those who Carpooled (10.4%) and those who Worked At Home (2.5%).

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 Tate County, MS distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Tate County, MS have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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