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Itawamba County, Mississippi (MS)

County population in 2019: 23,396 (14% urban, 86% rural); it was 22,770 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,448
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,399
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 7,237
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,034 (it was 1,536 in 2000)
% of renters here:

18%
State:

30%

Land area: 532 sq. mi.

Water area: 8.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 44 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Itawamba County: 79.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Construction (55.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 29%
  • Government: 7%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 53%
  • Unpaid family work: 11%
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  • Races in Itawamba County, MS (2019)
    • 20,93992.0%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,6837.4%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3711.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2000.9%Two or more races
    • 820.4%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 60.03%Asian alone
    • 40.02%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

40.8 years
Mississippi median age:

38.3 years
Males: 11,728  (50.1%)
Females: 11,668  (49.9%)
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Average household size:
Itawamba County:

2.0 people
Mississippi:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $45,269 ($31,156 in 1999)
This county:

$45,269
Mississippi:

$45,792

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $528 (lower quartile is $377, upper quartile is $656)
This county:

$528
State:

$598


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $94,372 (it was $55,300 in 2000)
Itawamba:

$94,372
Mississippi:

$128,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $62,963 - $162,593

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $144,297
Here:

$144,297
State:

$183,101

Mobile homes: $38,800
Here:

$38,800
State:

$62,798

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $896
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $295

Institutionalized population: 232

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

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 102
  • Thefts: 92
  • Auto thefts: 15

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

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 66
  • Thefts: 97
  • Auto thefts: 27
Itawamba County, MS map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 30 buildings, average cost: $50,500
  • 1998: 27 buildings, average cost: $43,500
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $55,600
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $114,900
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $135,300
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $134,400
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $136,500
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $87,800
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $184,900
  • 2008: 13 buildings, average cost: $133,500
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $158,700
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $91,600
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $158,800
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $123,800
  • 2017: 9 buildings, average cost: $97,600
  • 2018: 6 buildings, average cost: $149,500
  • 2019: 3 buildings, average cost: $135,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Itawamba, MS residents
Average permit cost in Itawamba, MS
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $851 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $567 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Itawamba, MS in 2019
Distribution of house value in Itawamba, MS in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Itawamba, MS in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 13.0%
Itawamba County:

13.0%
Mississippi:

19.6%
(12.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.8% for Black residents, 27.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 45.3% for American Indian residents, 9.7% for other race residents, 1.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 40.8 years old
(Males: 39.1 years old, Females: 42.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.1 years old, Black residents: 26.2 years old, American Indian residents: 59.0 years old, Asian residents: 26.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 31.8 years old, Other race residents: 35.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Itawamba County is $402 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $455 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $601 a month.

Cities in this county include: Fulton, Mantachie, Tremont.

Itawamba 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: Blount County, Alabama , DeKalb County, Alabama , Socorro County, New Mexico , Jefferson County, Alabama , Phillips County, Arkansas , Dickens County, Texas , Foard County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.4%
Mississippi:

6.0%

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

Current college students: 1,268
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 56 (30.7% naturalized citizens)

Itawamba County:

0.2%
Whole state:

2.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 92010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 151990 to 1999
  • 271980 to 1989
  • 221970 to 1979
  • 24Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 41.9%

Itawamba County marital status for males Itawamba County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,835
  • One, attached: 86
  • Two: 49
  • 3 or 4: 99
  • 5 to 9: 120
  • 10 to 19: 52
  • 20 to 49: 177
  • 50 or more: 3
  • Mobile homes: 1,937

Housing units in Itawamba County with a mortgage: 2,716 (12 second mortgage, 120 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,786

Here:

40.0% with mortgage
State:

49.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Itawamba County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,39849
Mainline Protestant2,05315
Black Protestant6674
Other1571
Catholic671
None13,059-
Itawamba 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
Itawamba 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): 1
This county:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Itawamba County:

5.21 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

5.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Itawamba County:

11.7%
Mississippi:

12.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Itawamba County:

28.8%
State:

33.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.8%
State:

14.4%

Agriculture in Itawamba County:

Average size of farms: 187 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $42,456
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $139.73
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 84.48%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $29,864
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 25.16%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.21%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $40,911
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.33%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.33
Corn for grain: 5420 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 660 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 2791 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 9426 harvested acres
Vegetables: 20 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 52 acres

Earthquake activity:

Itawamba County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Mississippi state average. It is 236% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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 88.1 miles away from Itawamba County center
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 145.3 miles away from the county center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 49.3 miles away from the county center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 157.3 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 178.0 miles away from Itawamba 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 143.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Mississippi Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4528, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Mississippi Severe Storm, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: October 26, 2019, FEMA Id: 4470, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Wind
  • Mississippi Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: April 13, 2019 - April 14, 2019, FEMA Id: 4450, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Mississippi Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, Tornadoes, And Flooding, Incident Period: February 22, 2019 - March 29, 2019, FEMA Id: 4429, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Mississippi Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: December 23, 2015 to December 28, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4248: January 04, 2016, FEMA Id: 4248, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Mississippi Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 28, 2014 to May 03, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4175: April 30, 2014, FEMA Id: 4175, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 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 Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1604: August 29, 2005, FEMA Id: 1604, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Mississippi Hurricane Dennis, Incident Period: July 10, 2005 to July 15, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1594: July 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 1594, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Mississippi Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and High Winds, Incident Period: May 05, 2003 to May 08, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1470: May 23, 2003, FEMA Id: 1470, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Wind
  • 8 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Itawamba County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 10, Winds: 6, Freezes: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Itawamba

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,268 (77.7%)
  • Carpooled: 795 (11.7%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 240 (3.5%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 38 (0.6%)
  • Worked at home: 521 (7.7%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (24%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (70%)
  • Iran (10%)
  • Canada (10%)
  • Brazil (5%)
  • Sweden (0%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (0%)
  • England (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Itawamba County


  • American (35%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • English (6%)
  • European (2%)
  • German (2%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

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

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

  • 542 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 174 people in nursing homes
  • 20 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 18 people in other group homes
  • 14 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

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

  • 677 people in college/university student housing
  • 207 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 16 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 15 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 10 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 9 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $48,768.

6.83% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,916 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.83%
Mississippi average:

6.54%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.04% relocated from other counties in Mississippi ($25,037 average AGI)
1.80% relocated from other states ($10,881 average AGI)
Itawamba County:

1.80%
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 Lee County, MS  2.66% ($36,498 average AGI)
from Monroe County, MS  0.52% ($33,244)
from Tishomingo County, MS  0.36% ($34,821)
from Prentiss County, MS  0.34% ($40,593)
from Franklin County, AL  0.28% ($31,273)


6.60% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,037 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.60%
Mississippi average:

6.87%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.19% relocated to other counties in Mississippi ($27,498 average AGI)
1.41% relocated to other states ($7,537 average AGI)
Itawamba County:

1.41%
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 Lee County, MS  2.54% ($35,518 average AGI)
to Monroe County, MS  0.61% ($36,771)
to Tishomingo County, MS  0.52% ($32,293)
to Prentiss County, MS  0.33% ($28,154)
to Franklin County, AL  0.31% ($33,833)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.3

Births per 1000 population in Itawamba County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Itawamba County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 11.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Itawamba County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 15.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Itawamba County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Itawamba County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Itawamba County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Itawamba County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Itawamba County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Itawamba County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,050 (3,646 aged, 1,404 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 690 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Itawamba County, Mississippi in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (543)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (408)
  • Congestive heart failure (380)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (294)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (237)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (202)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (161)
  • Pulmonary heart disease, unspecified (37)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (34)
  • Unspecified dementia (34)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,383
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,186

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 24
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 43

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 4

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 187.3. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 131.1
  • Other - 56.2

Household type by relationship:

Households: 23,396
  • Male householders: 4,332 (1,099 living alone), Female householders: 4,285 (964 living alone)
  • 4,398 spouses (4,384 opposite-sex spouses), 541 unmarried partners, (538 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 5,983 children (5,286 natural, 165 adopted, 563 stepchildren), 1,101 grandchildren, 267 brothers or sisters, 282 parents, 0 foster children, 587 other relatives, 566 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,040

Size of family households: 2,942 2-persons, 1,522 3-persons, 1,118 4-persons, 294 5-persons, 113 6-persons, 78 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,062 1-person, 407 2-persons, 46 3-persons.

2,896 married couples with children.
986 single-parent households (200 men, 786 women).

98.6% of residents of Itawamba speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (44% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 25% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (91% speak English very well, 9% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $111,366,000 ($4,778 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,409,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $47,380,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $32,081,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,336,000
Federal grants: $26,252,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,473,000 ($856,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,842,000 ($971,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $187,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $25,023,000
Federal Government insurance: $4,623,000

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

Births: 1,491
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,517
Here:

65 per 1000 residents
State:

51 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +10
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +640
Here +27 per 1000 residents
State -4 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Itawamba County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.06 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.7

Year house built in Itawamba County, Mississippi
  • Year house built in Itawamba County, Mississippi
  • 7432014 or later
  • 1772010 to 2013
  • 1,2142000 to 2009
  • 2,0711990 to 1999
  • 1,5371980 to 1989
  • 2,1171970 to 1979
  • 1,2551960 to 1969
  • 6141950 to 1959
  • 4921940 to 1949
  • 3461939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Itawamba County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Itawamba County, Mississippi
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Itawamba County, Mississippi
  • 131 room
  • 12 rooms
  • 933 rooms
  • 5504 rooms
  • 1,5505 rooms
  • 1,9086 rooms
  • 1,1667 rooms
  • 6028 rooms
  • 5789+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Itawamba County, Mississippi
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Itawamba County, Mississippi
  • 391 room
  • 82 rooms
  • 2513 rooms
  • 5574 rooms
  • 5315 rooms
  • 3186 rooms
  • 3187 rooms
  • 508 rooms
  • 329+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Itawamba County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Itawamba County, Mississippi
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Itawamba County, Mississippi
  • 13no bedroom
  • 681 bedroom
  • 1,4072 bedrooms
  • 4,0833 bedrooms
  • 7884 bedrooms
  • 1395+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Itawamba County, Mississippi
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Itawamba County, Mississippi
  • 38no bedroom
  • 1011 bedroom
  • 8082 bedrooms
  • 9513 bedrooms
  • 1804 bedrooms
  • 165+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Itawamba County, Mississippi in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Itawamba County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Itawamba County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 124no vehicle
  • 1,5561 vehicle
  • 2,6662 vehicles
  • 1,5043 vehicles
  • 4994 vehicles
  • 1495+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Itawamba County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Itawamba County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 160no vehicle
  • 9841 vehicle
  • 7792 vehicles
  • 1223 vehicles
  • 274 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

89.3% of Itawamba County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 27% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 89% lived in Mississippi.

Itawamba County:

89.3%
State average:

86.9%

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

  • This state: 17,904
  • Other state: 5,461
  • Northeast: 319
  • Midwest: 1,586
  • South: 3,237
  • West: 293
Year householders moved into unit in Itawamba County, MS
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Itawamba County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 41.4%Electricity
  • 33.2%Utility gas
  • 22.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%Wood
  • 0.2%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 49.8%Electricity
  • 31.0%Utility gas
  • 13.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%No fuel used
  • 2.4%Wood
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 106
Here:

4.5%
Mississippi:

11.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 29
Here:

2.7%
Mississippi:

13.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 38
Here:

2.6%
Mississippi:

10.9%

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

Itawamba County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,019,000
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,363,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $451,000
    Other: $276,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $954,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $176,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,041,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,215,000
    Police Protection: $1,053,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,012,000
    Financial Administration: $982,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $878,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $591,000
    Health - Other: $539,000
    General - Other: $479,000
    Correctional Institutions: $450,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $113,000
    Libraries: $102,000
    Local Fire Protection: $89,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $77,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $86,000
    General Local Government Support: $10,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $372,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $989,000
    Other - Health - Other: $36,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $23,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $205,000
    Other: $69,000
    Health and Hospitals: $40,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,575,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,214,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,361,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,090,000
    Rents: $942,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $273,000
    Interest Earnings: $120,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $1,525,000
    Regular Highways: $512,000
    Solid Waste Management: $261,000
    Police Protection: $53,000
    Local Fire Protection: $14,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,897,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $974,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,044,000
    Other: $897,000
    General Local Government Support: $573,000
    Health and Hospitals: $236,000
    Public Welfare: $24,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,155,000
    Other License: $325,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,196,000

Itawamba County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,019,000
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,363,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $451,000
    Other: $276,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $954,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $176,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,041,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,215,000
    Police Protection: $1,053,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,012,000
    Financial Administration: $982,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $878,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $591,000
    Health - Other: $539,000
    General - Other: $479,000
    Correctional Institutions: $450,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $113,000
    Libraries: $102,000
    Local Fire Protection: $89,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $77,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $86,000
    General Local Government Support: $10,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $372,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $989,000
    Other - Health - Other: $36,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $23,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $205,000
    Other: $69,000
    Health and Hospitals: $40,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,575,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,214,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,361,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,090,000
    Rents: $942,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $273,000
    Interest Earnings: $120,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $1,525,000
    Regular Highways: $512,000
    Solid Waste Management: $261,000
    Police Protection: $53,000
    Local Fire Protection: $14,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,897,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $974,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,044,000
    Other: $897,000
    General Local Government Support: $573,000
    Health and Hospitals: $236,000
    Public Welfare: $24,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,155,000
    Other License: $325,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,196,000

Itawamba County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,019,000
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,363,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $451,000
    Other: $276,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $954,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $176,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,041,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,215,000
    Police Protection: $1,053,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,012,000
    Financial Administration: $982,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $878,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $591,000
    Health - Other: $539,000
    General - Other: $479,000
    Correctional Institutions: $450,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $113,000
    Libraries: $102,000
    Local Fire Protection: $89,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $77,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $86,000
    General Local Government Support: $10,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $372,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $989,000
    Other - Health - Other: $36,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $23,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $205,000
    Other: $69,000
    Health and Hospitals: $40,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,575,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,214,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,361,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,090,000
    Rents: $942,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $273,000
    Interest Earnings: $120,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $1,525,000
    Regular Highways: $512,000
    Solid Waste Management: $261,000
    Police Protection: $53,000
    Local Fire Protection: $14,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,897,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $974,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,044,000
    Other: $897,000
    General Local Government Support: $573,000
    Health and Hospitals: $236,000
    Public Welfare: $24,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,155,000
    Other License: $325,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,196,000

Itawamba County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,019,000
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,363,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $451,000
    Other: $276,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $954,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $176,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,041,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,215,000
    Police Protection: $1,053,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,012,000
    Financial Administration: $982,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $878,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $591,000
    Health - Other: $539,000
    General - Other: $479,000
    Correctional Institutions: $450,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $113,000
    Libraries: $102,000
    Local Fire Protection: $89,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $77,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $86,000
    General Local Government Support: $10,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $372,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $989,000
    Other - Health - Other: $36,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $23,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $205,000
    Other: $69,000
    Health and Hospitals: $40,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,575,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,214,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,361,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,090,000
    Rents: $942,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $273,000
    Interest Earnings: $120,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $1,525,000
    Regular Highways: $512,000
    Solid Waste Management: $261,000
    Police Protection: $53,000
    Local Fire Protection: $14,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,897,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $974,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,044,000
    Other: $897,000
    General Local Government Support: $573,000
    Health and Hospitals: $236,000
    Public Welfare: $24,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,155,000
    Other License: $325,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,196,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 689
  • Number of aged recipients: 92
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 597
  • Number of recipients under 18: 89
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 439
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 161
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 328
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 267
Most common first names in Itawamba County, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James16172.4 years
William14874.8 years
John10271.8 years
Mary8676.2 years
Charles6166.5 years
Willie4978.0 years
George4477.0 years
Billy4364.8 years
Robert4070.1 years
Ruby3976.8 years
Most common last names in Itawamba County, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson10674.5 years
Moore8075.1 years
Sheffield7176.3 years
Dulaney7176.6 years
Smith7074.5 years
Franks5977.7 years
Brown5471.5 years
Davis5379.0 years
Wilson5373.5 years
Spencer4478.8 years
Businesses in Itawamba County, MS
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1La-Z-Boy1
AutoZone1Lane Furniture1
Baskin-Robbins1McDonald's1
Burger King1Nike1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Subway1
Ford1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
Hardee's1Walmart1
Holiday Inn1Wendy's1
KFC1