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Grenada County, Mississippi (MS)

County population in 2016: 21,481 (48% urban, 52% rural); it was 23,263 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,340
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,501
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,096
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,938 (it was 2,724 in 2000)
% of renters here:

31%
State:

30%

Land area: 422 sq. mi.

Water area: 27.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 51 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Grenada County: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (43.2%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (18.9%), Construction (18.9%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (18.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 100%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 0%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Grenada County, MS (2017)
    • 11,75850.5%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 9,51540.9%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1250.5%Two or more races
    • 580.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 250.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 70.03%Asian alone
Median resident age:

41.2 years
Mississippi median age:

37.5 years
Males: 10,253  (47.7%)
Females: 11,228  (52.3%)
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Average household size:
Grenada County:

2.0 people
Mississippi:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $35,471 ($27,385 in 1999)
This county:

$35,471
Mississippi:

$43,529

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $461 (lower quartile is $338, upper quartile is $565)
This county:

$461
State:

$574


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $118,900 (it was $64,000 in 2000)
Grenada:

$118,900
Mississippi:

$120,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $72,981 - $168,813
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $966
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $285

Institutionalized population: 256

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 15
  • Burglaries: 59
  • Thefts: 85
  • Auto thefts: 19

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 8
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 20
  • Burglaries: 82
  • Thefts: 75
  • Auto thefts: 20
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 31 buildings, average cost: $97,200
  • 1998: 22 buildings, average cost: $77,700
  • 1999: 45 buildings, average cost: $84,900
  • 2000: 32 buildings, average cost: $93,200
  • 2001: 23 buildings, average cost: $93,100
  • 2002: 23 buildings, average cost: $91,100
  • 2003: 20 buildings, average cost: $82,600
  • 2004: 36 buildings, average cost: $89,200
  • 2005: 29 buildings, average cost: $101,900
  • 2006: 41 buildings, average cost: $123,600
  • 2007: 96 buildings, average cost: $146,800
  • 2008: 17 buildings, average cost: $112,200
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $109,700
  • 2010: 13 buildings, average cost: $121,600
  • 2011: 16 buildings, average cost: $115,600
  • 2012: 17 buildings, average cost: $131,300
  • 2013: 15 buildings, average cost: $140,800
  • 2014: 14 buildings, average cost: $140,800
  • 2015: 7 buildings, average cost: $166,900
  • 2016: 8 buildings, average cost: $166,900
  • 2017: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Grenada, MS residents
Average permit cost in Grenada, MS
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $899 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $513 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Grenada, MS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Grenada, MS in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Grenada, MS in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 21.4%
Grenada County:

21.4%
Mississippi:

19.8%
(14.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.8% for Black residents, 31.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 92.9% for American Indian residents, 120.0% for other race residents, 4.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 41.2 years old
(Males: 39.2 years old, Females: 41.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.6 years old, Black residents: 36.1 years old, American Indian residents: 18.3 years old, Asian residents: 23.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 32.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Grenada County is $389 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $455 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $641 a month.

Cities in this county include: Grenada, Elliott, Holcomb.

Grenada County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Neighboring counties: Orange County, California , Coweta County, Georgia , Winston County, Alabama , Floyd County, Texas , Rockdale County, Georgia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Mississippi:

4.8%

Unemployment by year in Grenada, MS
County total employment by year in Grenada, MS
County average yearly wages by year in Grenada, MS

Current college students: 740
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 78.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 30 (29.8% naturalized citizens)

Grenada County:

0.1%
Whole state:

2.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 112010 or later
  • 62000 to 2009
  • 121990 to 1999
  • 481980 to 1989
  • 121970 to 1979
  • 41Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 86.3%

Grenada County marital status for males Grenada County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,290
  • One, attached: 82
  • Two: 365
  • 3 or 4: 318
  • 5 to 9: 266
  • 10 to 19: 222
  • 20 to 49: 92
  • 50 or more: 38
  • Mobile homes: 1,734
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 15

Housing units in Grenada County with a mortgage: 2,955 (10 second mortgage, 87 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,347

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

49.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Grenada County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,94640
Black Protestant1,90213
Mainline Protestant1,54610
Catholic3601
Other12
None7,151-
Grenada County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Grenada County:

2.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Grenada County:

8.24 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

6.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Grenada County:

13.3%
Mississippi:

12.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Grenada County:

32.9%
State:

33.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.8%
State:

14.4%

Agriculture in Grenada County:

Average size of farms: 268 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $17,105
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $180.75
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 24.46%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $17,877
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 26.71%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 20.67%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $39,474
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.04%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.80
Corn for grain: 1014 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 6028 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 10479 harvested acres
Vegetables: 52 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 36 acres

Earthquake activity:

Grenada County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 132.2 miles away from Grenada County center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 149.0 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 192.9 miles away from the county center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 113.0 miles away from the county center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 154.3 miles away from Grenada County center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 167.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Mississippi Tropical Storm Isaac, Incident Period: August 26, 2012 to September 11, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3348: August 28, 2012, FEMA Id: 3348, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • Mississippi Hurricane Isaac, Incident Period: August 26, 2012 to September 11, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4081: August 29, 2012, FEMA Id: 4081, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Mississippi Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Associated Flooding, Incident Period: April 15, 2011 to April 28, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1972: April 29, 2011, FEMA Id: 1972, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Mississippi Severe Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: November 24, 2001 to December 17, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1398: December 07, 2001, FEMA Id: 1398, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • Mississippi Tornadoes and Severe Storms, Incident Period: February 16, 2001 to March 15, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1360: February 23, 2001, FEMA Id: 1360, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • Mississippi Severe Winter Storms, Ice and Freezing Rain, Incident Period: December 23, 1998 to December 26, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1265: January 25, 1999, FEMA Id: 1265, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Freeze
  • Mississippi Severe Storm, Winter Storm, Freezing Rain And Sleet, Incident Period: February 09, 1994 to February 14, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1009: February 18, 1994, FEMA Id: 1009, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Storm, Freeze
  • Mississippi Flooding, Severe Storm, Tornado, Incident Period: April 26, 1991 to May 31, 1991, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-906: May 17, 1991, FEMA Id: 906, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Mississippi Flooding, Severe Storm, Incident Period: February 17, 1991 to March 21, 1991, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-895: March 05, 1991, FEMA Id: 895, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Mississippi Drought and Freezing, Incident Period: February 22, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3032: February 22, 1977, FEMA Id: 3032, Natural disaster type: Freeze, Drought
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Grenada County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Floods: 4, Freezes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Grenada

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 8,693 (88.6%)
  • Carpooled: 810 (8.3%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 136 (1.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 32 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 88 (0.9%)
  • Worked at home: 46 (0.5%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (50%)
  • Korea (25%)
  • Canada (16%)
  • Scotland (0%)
  • Ireland (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)
  • Norway (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Grenada County


  • American (13%)
  • English (4%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • German (1%)
  • African (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Grenada County, Mississippi in 2000:

  • 302 people in nursing homes
  • 141 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 49 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 26 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 8 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children

People in group quarters in Grenada County, Mississippi in 2010:

  • 139 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 109 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 8 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $48,504.

5.08% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,461 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.08%
Mississippi average:

6.54%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.18% relocated from other counties in Mississippi ($26,932 average AGI)
0.90% relocated from other states ($6,529 average AGI)
Grenada County:

0.90%
Mississippi average:

2.61%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Montgomery County, MS  0.50% ($25,026 average AGI)
from Tallahatchie County, MS  0.41% ($38,406)
from Yalobusha County, MS  0.39% ($27,667)
from Leflore County, MS  0.35% ($38,889)


6.30% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,451 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.30%
Mississippi average:

6.87%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.43% relocated to other counties in Mississippi ($25,555 average AGI)
1.88% relocated to other states ($8,895 average AGI)
Grenada County:

1.88%
Mississippi average:

2.94%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Montgomery County, MS  0.61% ($32,646 average AGI)
to Yalobusha County, MS  0.44% ($41,000)
to DeSoto County, MS  0.36% ($30,286)
to Shelby County, TN  0.33% ($20,923)
to Tallahatchie County, MS  0.32% ($41,920)
to Rankin County, MS  0.29% ($40,000)
to Carroll County, MS  0.29% ($33,739)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.5

Births per 1000 population in Grenada County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Grenada County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 14.9

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Grenada County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 19.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Grenada County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Grenada County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Grenada County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Grenada County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Grenada County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Grenada County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,337 (3,133 aged, 1,204 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 740 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Grenada County, Mississippi in 1999 - 2014:

  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (388)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (267)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (264)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (247)
  • Congestive heart failure (246)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (167)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (143)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (134)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (122)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (103)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.4
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 20,435
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 625
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 76,553

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,347
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,417
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 13

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 40
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 92

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 9

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 168.3. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 21,481
  • In family households: 18,010 (2,180 male householders, 2,604 female householders)
    3,125 spouses, 7,665 children (6,612 natural, 371 adopted, 758 stepchildren), 764 grandchildren, 307 brothers or sisters, 461 parents, 271 other relatives, 661 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,126 (1,016 male householders (932 living alone)), 1,671 female householders (1,485 living alone)), 436 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 333

Size of family households: 2,148 2-persons, 1,396 3-persons, 736 4-persons, 342 5-persons, 110 6-persons, 48 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,418 1-person, 268 2-persons, 8 3-persons.

2,064 married couples with children.
2,234 single-parent households (245 men, 1,989 women).

100.1% of residents of Grenada speak English at home.
0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $163,484,000 ($7,191 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $9,778,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $63,027,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $41,945,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,326,000
Federal grants: $38,524,000
Federal procurement contracts: $6,542,000 ($4,529,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $11,121,000 ($3,017,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $778,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $8,939,000
Federal Government insurance: $24,611,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,660
Here:

73 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,637
Here:

72 per 1000 residents
State:

51 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +75
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -473
Here -21 per 1000 residents
State -4 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Grenada County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.26 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.7

Year house built in Grenada County, Mississippi
  • Year house built in Grenada County, Mississippi
  • 1902014 or later
  • 2972010 to 2013
  • 1,2402000 to 2009
  • 1,9831990 to 1999
  • 1,2911980 to 1989
  • 2,2961970 to 1979
  • 1,1251960 to 1969
  • 8571950 to 1959
  • 5141940 to 1949
  • 5261939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Grenada County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Grenada County, Mississippi
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Grenada County, Mississippi
  • 01 room
  • 712 rooms
  • 903 rooms
  • 3424 rooms
  • 1,2275 rooms
  • 1,1386 rooms
  • 8247 rooms
  • 7968 rooms
  • 8749+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Grenada County, Mississippi
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Grenada County, Mississippi
  • 211 room
  • 532 rooms
  • 3333 rooms
  • 5114 rooms
  • 6835 rooms
  • 2986 rooms
  • 1327 rooms
  • 418 rooms
  • 569+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Grenada County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Grenada County, Mississippi
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Grenada County, Mississippi
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1041 bedroom
  • 5862 bedrooms
  • 3,3893 bedrooms
  • 8604 bedrooms
  • 4195+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Grenada County, Mississippi
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Grenada County, Mississippi
  • 21no bedroom
  • 2221 bedroom
  • 8482 bedrooms
  • 9223 bedrooms
  • 1094 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Grenada County, Mississippi in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Grenada County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Grenada County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 145no vehicle
  • 1,5501 vehicle
  • 2,2212 vehicles
  • 9773 vehicles
  • 3214 vehicles
  • 1025+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Grenada County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Grenada County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 357no vehicle
  • 1,1051 vehicle
  • 3842 vehicles
  • 2603 vehicles
  • 264 vehicles
  • 155+ vehicles

86.7% of Grenada County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 59% lived in Mississippi.

Grenada County:

86.7%
State average:

86.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 17,723
  • Other state: 3,756
  • Northeast: 181
  • Midwest: 699
  • South: 2,459
  • West: 412
Year householders moved into unit in Grenada County, MS
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Grenada County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 38.4%Electricity
  • 36.5%Utility gas
  • 22.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%Wood
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 45.5%Electricity
  • 35.7%Utility gas
  • 19.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.2%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 340
Here:

15.2%
Mississippi:

9.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 129
Here:

9.8%
Mississippi:

11.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 36
Here:

4.9%
Mississippi:

12.5%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Grenada County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $1,577,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,029,000
    Police Protection: $2,876,000
    General - Other: $1,469,000
    Financial Administration: $1,371,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,371,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,230,000
    Correctional Institutions: $989,000
    General Public Buildings: $757,000
    Local Fire Protection: $629,000
    Solid Waste Management: $548,000
    Libraries: $374,000
    Health - Other: $164,000
    Parks and Recreation: $95,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $79,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $15,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $310,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $26,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $70,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,531,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,323,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,208,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,771,000
    Interest Earnings: $361,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $340,000
    Sale of Property: $28,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $111,000
    Libraries: $12,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,745,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,600,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,355,000
    Highways: $265,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,723,000
    Other License: $280,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $245,000

Grenada County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $1,577,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,029,000
    Police Protection: $2,876,000
    General - Other: $1,469,000
    Financial Administration: $1,371,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,371,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,230,000
    Correctional Institutions: $989,000
    General Public Buildings: $757,000
    Local Fire Protection: $629,000
    Solid Waste Management: $548,000
    Libraries: $374,000
    Health - Other: $164,000
    Parks and Recreation: $95,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $79,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $15,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $310,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $26,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $70,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,531,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,323,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,208,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,771,000
    Interest Earnings: $361,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $340,000
    Sale of Property: $28,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $111,000
    Libraries: $12,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,745,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,600,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,355,000
    Highways: $265,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,723,000
    Other License: $280,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $245,000

Grenada County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $1,577,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,029,000
    Police Protection: $2,876,000
    General - Other: $1,469,000
    Financial Administration: $1,371,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,371,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,230,000
    Correctional Institutions: $989,000
    General Public Buildings: $757,000
    Local Fire Protection: $629,000
    Solid Waste Management: $548,000
    Libraries: $374,000
    Health - Other: $164,000
    Parks and Recreation: $95,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $79,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $15,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $310,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $26,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $70,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,531,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,323,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,208,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,771,000
    Interest Earnings: $361,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $340,000
    Sale of Property: $28,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $111,000
    Libraries: $12,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,745,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,600,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,355,000
    Highways: $265,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,723,000
    Other License: $280,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $245,000

Grenada County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $1,577,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,029,000
    Police Protection: $2,876,000
    General - Other: $1,469,000
    Financial Administration: $1,371,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,371,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,230,000
    Correctional Institutions: $989,000
    General Public Buildings: $757,000
    Local Fire Protection: $629,000
    Solid Waste Management: $548,000
    Libraries: $374,000
    Health - Other: $164,000
    Parks and Recreation: $95,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $79,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $15,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $310,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $26,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $70,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,531,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,323,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,208,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,771,000
    Interest Earnings: $361,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $340,000
    Sale of Property: $28,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $111,000
    Libraries: $12,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,745,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,600,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,355,000
    Highways: $265,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,723,000
    Other License: $280,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $245,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,264
  • Number of aged recipients: 133
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,131
  • Number of recipients under 18: 245
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 728
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 291
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 520
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 611
Most common first names in Grenada County, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary21179.0 years
James19971.5 years
William17470.6 years
John16874.4 years
Willie12974.3 years
Robert10472.3 years
George7075.9 years
Annie6977.2 years
Henry6673.5 years
Charles5666.2 years
Most common last names in Grenada County, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams13074.0 years
Jones10377.0 years
Smith9274.5 years
Johnson6775.0 years
Willis6268.4 years
Taylor5774.2 years
Mitchell5675.6 years
Brown5676.3 years
Lott4771.9 years
Jackson4370.2 years
Businesses in Grenada County, MS
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Nike4
Advance Auto Parts1Nissan1
Ashley Furniture1Payless1
AutoZone1Penske2
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1Popeyes1
CVS1Quality1
Chevrolet1Quiznos1
Circle K1RadioShack1
Comfort Inn2SAS Shoes1
Curves1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Sears1
FedEx1Subway2
Ford1Super 81
GNC1T-Mobile1
H&R Block2Taco Bell1
Hilton1Toyota1
Holiday Inn1True Value1
KFC1U-Haul3
Knights Inn1UPS2
La-Z-Boy2Waffle House1
Lane Furniture1Walgreens1
McDonald's3Walmart1
Motel 61Wendy's1
New Balance1