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Madison County, Mississippi (MS)

County population in 2019: 106,272 (72% urban, 28% rural); it was 74,674 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 18,587
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 6,641
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 19,272
Renter-occupied apartments: 10,601 (it was 7,947 in 2000)
% of renters here:

29%
State:

30%

Land area: 717 sq. mi.

Water area: 24.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 148 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Madison County: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (28.1%), Manufacturing (11.9%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 76%
  • Government: 20%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 4%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Madison County, MS (2019)
    • 57,77454.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 40,29038.2%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3,2403.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2,8082.7%Asian alone
    • 7960.8%Two or more races
    • 2490.2%Some other race alone
    • 1870.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 90.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

37.1 years
Mississippi median age:

38.3 years
Males: 49,593  (46.7%)
Females: 56,679  (53.3%)
Average household size:
Madison County:

2.0 people
Mississippi:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $68,171 ($46,970 in 1999)
This county:

$68,171
Mississippi:

$45,792

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $729 (lower quartile is $594, upper quartile is $910)
This county:

$729
State:

$598


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $227,300 (it was $110,900 in 2000)
Madison:

$227,300
Mississippi:

$128,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $158,900 - $367,800
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,507
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $476

Institutionalized population: 874

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

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 5
  • Robberies: 10
  • Assaults: 43
  • Burglaries: 112
  • Thefts: 293
  • Auto thefts: 29

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

  • Murders: 6
  • Rapes: 9
  • Robberies: 13
  • Assaults: 59
  • Burglaries: 105
  • Thefts: 306
  • Auto thefts: 52
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Health of residents in Madison County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.3. This is worse than average.
63.6% of residents exercised in the past month. This is less than average.
37.5% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is less than average.
41.2% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
64.1% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is less than average.
Average weight of males is 202 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 174 pounds. This is more than average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 720 buildings, average cost: $111,400
  • 1998: 751 buildings, average cost: $126,800
  • 1999: 767 buildings, average cost: $135,600
  • 2000: 594 buildings, average cost: $140,800
  • 2001: 673 buildings, average cost: $162,600
  • 2002: 791 buildings, average cost: $163,400
  • 2003: 1053 buildings, average cost: $169,100
  • 2004: 1202 buildings, average cost: $198,800
  • 2005: 1182 buildings, average cost: $210,800
  • 2006: 1129 buildings, average cost: $195,600
  • 2007: 901 buildings, average cost: $216,900
  • 2008: 618 buildings, average cost: $219,900
  • 2009: 437 buildings, average cost: $227,100
  • 2010: 581 buildings, average cost: $212,400
  • 2011: 503 buildings, average cost: $239,600
  • 2012: 600 buildings, average cost: $233,600
  • 2013: 738 buildings, average cost: $248,000
  • 2014: 742 buildings, average cost: $246,300
  • 2015: 737 buildings, average cost: $254,900
  • 2016: 714 buildings, average cost: $255,900
  • 2017: 638 buildings, average cost: $265,200
  • 2018: 598 buildings, average cost: $268,500
  • 2019: 559 buildings, average cost: $273,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Madison, MS residents
Average permit cost in Madison, MS
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,602 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,437 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Madison, MS in 2019
Distribution of house value in Madison, MS in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Madison, MS in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 8.7%
Madison County:

8.7%
Mississippi:

19.6%
(5.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.2% for Black residents, 29.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.6% for American Indian residents, 26.0% for other race residents, 20.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 37.1 years old
(Males: 37.5 years old, Females: 36.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 39.6 years old, Black residents: 34.1 years old, American Indian residents: 30.0 years old, Asian residents: 40.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.3 years old, Other race residents: 31.3 years old)

Area name: Jackson, MS HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Madison County is $528 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $613 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $737 a month.

Cities in this county include: Ridgeland, Madison, Canton, Flora, Kearney Park.

Madison 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: Jasper County, South Carolina , Madison Parish, Louisiana , Marengo County, Alabama , Perry County, Alabama , Warren County , Washington County, Georgia , Parker County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.4%
Mississippi:

6.0%

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

Current college students: 3,713
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 91.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 48.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 5,752 (59.5% naturalized citizens)

Madison County:

5.4%
Whole state:

2.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,0432010 or later
  • 1,3452000 to 2009
  • 7581990 to 1999
  • 3301980 to 1989
  • 2761970 to 1979
  • 136Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 42.8%

Madison County marital status for males Madison County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 33,114
  • One, attached: 321
  • Two: 767
  • 3 or 4: 1,282
  • 5 to 9: 3,568
  • 10 to 19: 1,445
  • 20 to 49: 319
  • 50 or more: 337
  • Mobile homes: 3,318

Housing units in Madison County with a mortgage: 21,863 (357 second mortgage, 1,157 home equity loan, 31 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 7,966

Here:

75.0% with mortgage
State:

49.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Madison County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant28,60754
Mainline Protestant8,63120
Black Protestant5,65031
Catholic5,2425
Other1,4455
Orthodox1351
None45,493-
Madison 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: 12
Madison County:

1.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 47
Madison County:

5.26 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 65
This county:

7.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Madison County:

10.4%
Mississippi:

12.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Madison County:

28.4%
State:

33.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.2%
State:

14.4%

Agriculture in Madison County:

Average size of farms: 268 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $22,740
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $288.02
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 14.04%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 25.08%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $37,921
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 22.10%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $49,322
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.43%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.63
Corn for grain: 17939 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2232 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 10920 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1013 harvested acres
Vegetables: 621 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 49 acres

Earthquake activity:

Madison County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Mississippi state average. It is 213% greater 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 212.6 miles away from Madison County center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 193.2 miles away from the county center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 174.0 miles away from the county center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 152.3 miles away from the county center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 125.4 miles away from Madison 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 217.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), 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 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 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 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 Flooding, Incident Period: April 06, 2003 to April 25, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1459: April 24, 2003, FEMA Id: 1459, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 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 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
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Madison County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 10, Floods: 8, Hurricanes: 4, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Madison

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 49,557 (83.6%)
  • Carpooled: 6,499 (11.0%)
  • Bus: 89 (0.2%)
  • Light rail, streetcar or trolley: 5 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 641 (1.1%)
  • Bicycle: 45 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 325 (0.5%)
  • Worked at home: 2,187 (3.7%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

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


  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • India (25%)
  • Mexico (15%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (7%)
  • Guatemala (6%)
  • Iran (5%)
  • Pakistan (5%)
  • El Salvador (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Madison County


  • American (11%)
  • European (8%)
  • English (5%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • German (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Italian (1%)

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

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

  • 930 people in nursing homes
  • 525 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 265 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 132 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 75 people in state prisons
  • 44 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 42 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 42 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 26 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 20 people in homes for the physically handicapped

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

  • 563 people in college/university student housing
  • 408 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 336 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 220 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 93 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 64 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 29 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 24 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 15 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 13 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $88,464.

8.65% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($67,362 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.65%
Mississippi average:

6.54%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.15% relocated from other counties in Mississippi ($41,727 average AGI)
2.50% relocated from other states ($25,635 average AGI)
Madison County:

2.50%
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 Hinds County, MS  3.03% ($57,655 average AGI)
from Rankin County, MS  1.13% ($71,029)
from Yazoo County, MS  0.18% ($38,690)
from Holmes County, MS  0.11% ($28,286)
from Harrison County, MS  0.10% ($84,923)
from Oktibbeha County, MS  0.10% ($38,605)
from Warren County, MS  0.10% ($77,737)


7.71% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($80,897 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.71%
Mississippi average:

6.87%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.76% relocated to other counties in Mississippi ($33,520 average AGI)
2.95% relocated to other states ($47,377 average AGI)
Madison County:

2.95%
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 Hinds County, MS  2.02% ($51,122 average AGI)
to Rankin County, MS  1.35% ($56,222)
to Harris County, TX  0.10% ($49,395)
to Yazoo County, MS  0.10% ($39,763)
to Shelby County, TN  0.09% ($63,806)
to Dallas County, TX  0.09% ($43,118)
to Lafayette County, MS  0.08% ($235,273)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 17.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.8

Births per 1000 population in Madison County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 10.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Madison County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Madison County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 9.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Madison County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Madison County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Madison County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Madison County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Madison County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Madison County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 10,820 (8,728 aged, 2,092 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 3,087 (11%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (1,614)
  • Unspecified dementia (1,111)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (898)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (844)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (798)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (770)
  • Congestive heart failure (725)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (531)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (483)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (452)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.22
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 1,798
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 41
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 13,634

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,495
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,234
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 15

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 29
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 114

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 8

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 108.4. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 81.8
  • Other - 26.7

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 103.1. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 88.9
  • Other - 14.2

Household type by relationship:

Households: 106,272
  • Male householders: 20,560 (4,513 living alone), Female householders: 19,486 (6,169 living alone)
  • 19,806 spouses (19,592 opposite-sex spouses), 1,457 unmarried partners, (1,416 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 35,715 children (34,425 natural, 143 adopted, 1,147 stepchildren), 2,072 grandchildren, 1,765 brothers or sisters, 832 parents, 0 foster children, 1,238 other relatives, 1,043 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 2,298

Size of family households: 11,237 2-persons, 6,224 3-persons, 6,796 4-persons, 3,003 5-persons, 567 6-persons, 547 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 10,682 1-person, 977 2-persons, 13 5-persons.

16,431 married couples with children.
7,040 single-parent households (574 men, 6,466 women).

93.0% of residents of Madison speak English at home.
2.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (55% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 27% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
2.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (82% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (71% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (80% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $729,665,000 ($8,901 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $409,397,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $162,767,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $59,895,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,112,000
Federal grants: $84,465,000
Federal procurement contracts: $399,000,000 ($395,546,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $17,428,000 ($3,146,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $4,594,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $61,451,000
Federal Government insurance: $117,299,000

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

Births: 6,536
Here:

78 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 4,833
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

51 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +282
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +7,902
Here +94 per 1000 residents
State -4 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Madison County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 10.54 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.0
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.7

Year house built in Madison County, Mississippi
  • Year house built in Madison County, Mississippi
  • 3,1482014 or later
  • 1,7302010 to 2013
  • 11,1082000 to 2009
  • 9,4561990 to 1999
  • 8,1001980 to 1989
  • 5,9711970 to 1979
  • 2,1001960 to 1969
  • 1,4451950 to 1959
  • 8741940 to 1949
  • 5391939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Madison County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison County, Mississippi
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison County, Mississippi
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 623 rooms
  • 1,3794 rooms
  • 4,7475 rooms
  • 6,1546 rooms
  • 5,2547 rooms
  • 5,0068 rooms
  • 7,2279+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison County, Mississippi
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison County, Mississippi
  • 2311 room
  • 2392 rooms
  • 2,4143 rooms
  • 2,7624 rooms
  • 2,6265 rooms
  • 1,6946 rooms
  • 617 rooms
  • 1658 rooms
  • 259+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Madison County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison County, Mississippi
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison County, Mississippi
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 2,2662 bedrooms
  • 16,0913 bedrooms
  • 9,3314 bedrooms
  • 2,1415+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison County, Mississippi
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison County, Mississippi
  • 231no bedroom
  • 3,0871 bedroom
  • 3,2802 bedrooms
  • 3,5423 bedrooms
  • 774 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Madison County, Mississippi in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Madison County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Madison County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 98no vehicle
  • 6,3531 vehicle
  • 13,0962 vehicles
  • 7,5583 vehicles
  • 2,1884 vehicles
  • 5365+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Madison County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Madison County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 879no vehicle
  • 6,0701 vehicle
  • 2,5622 vehicles
  • 4603 vehicles
  • 2214 vehicles
  • 255+ vehicles

88.3% of Madison County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 29% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 74% lived in Mississippi.

Madison County:

88.3%
State average:

86.9%

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

  • This state: 77,145
  • Other state: 22,775
  • Northeast: 1,100
  • Midwest: 2,853
  • South: 17,312
  • West: 1,510
Year householders moved into unit in Madison County, MS
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Madison County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 62.9%Utility gas
  • 27.8%Electricity
  • 8.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Wood
  • 0.1%Other fuel
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 70.1%Electricity
  • 25.3%Utility gas
  • 4.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2,538
Here:

19.5%
Mississippi:

11.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1,081
Here:

21.1%
Mississippi:

13.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,826
Here:

31.4%
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

Madison County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,295,000
  • Charges - Other: $7,473,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $6,269,000
    Regular Highways: $3,361,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $9,776,000
    Financial Administration: $6,152,000
    Police Protection: $6,059,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,473,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,876,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,460,000
    General - Other: $2,669,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,139,000
    Libraries: $1,478,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,416,000
    Local Fire Protection: $935,000
    Health - Other: $924,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $388,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $340,000
    Parks and Recreation: $129,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $104,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,919,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $3,440,000
    Other - Health - Other: $110,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $11,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $63,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $91,652,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $91,555,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,097,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,000,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,415,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $971,000
    Sale of Property: $156,000
    Interest Earnings: $90,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $845,000
    General - Other: $512,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $39,858,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,596,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,763,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,593,000
    Other: $2,231,000
    Public Welfare: $100,000
    Health and Hospitals: $76,000
  • Tax - Property: $48,671,000
    Other License: $3,736,000

Madison County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,295,000
  • Charges - Other: $7,473,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $6,269,000
    Regular Highways: $3,361,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $9,776,000
    Financial Administration: $6,152,000
    Police Protection: $6,059,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,473,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,876,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,460,000
    General - Other: $2,669,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,139,000
    Libraries: $1,478,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,416,000
    Local Fire Protection: $935,000
    Health - Other: $924,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $388,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $340,000
    Parks and Recreation: $129,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $104,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,919,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $3,440,000
    Other - Health - Other: $110,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $11,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $63,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $91,652,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $91,555,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,097,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,000,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,415,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $971,000
    Sale of Property: $156,000
    Interest Earnings: $90,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $845,000
    General - Other: $512,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $39,858,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,596,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,763,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,593,000
    Other: $2,231,000
    Public Welfare: $100,000
    Health and Hospitals: $76,000
  • Tax - Property: $48,671,000
    Other License: $3,736,000

Madison County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,295,000
  • Charges - Other: $7,473,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $6,269,000
    Regular Highways: $3,361,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $9,776,000
    Financial Administration: $6,152,000
    Police Protection: $6,059,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,473,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,876,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,460,000
    General - Other: $2,669,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,139,000
    Libraries: $1,478,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,416,000
    Local Fire Protection: $935,000
    Health - Other: $924,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $388,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $340,000
    Parks and Recreation: $129,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $104,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,919,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $3,440,000
    Other - Health - Other: $110,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $11,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $63,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $91,652,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $91,555,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,097,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,000,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,415,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $971,000
    Sale of Property: $156,000
    Interest Earnings: $90,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $845,000
    General - Other: $512,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $39,858,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,596,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,763,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,593,000
    Other: $2,231,000
    Public Welfare: $100,000
    Health and Hospitals: $76,000
  • Tax - Property: $48,671,000
    Other License: $3,736,000

Madison County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,295,000
  • Charges - Other: $7,473,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $6,269,000
    Regular Highways: $3,361,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $9,776,000
    Financial Administration: $6,152,000
    Police Protection: $6,059,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,473,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,876,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,460,000
    General - Other: $2,669,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,139,000
    Libraries: $1,478,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,416,000
    Local Fire Protection: $935,000
    Health - Other: $924,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $388,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $340,000
    Parks and Recreation: $129,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $104,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,919,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $3,440,000
    Other - Health - Other: $110,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $11,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $63,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $91,652,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $91,555,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,097,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,000,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,415,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $971,000
    Sale of Property: $156,000
    Interest Earnings: $90,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $845,000
    General - Other: $512,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $39,858,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,596,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,763,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,593,000
    Other: $2,231,000
    Public Welfare: $100,000
    Health and Hospitals: $76,000
  • Tax - Property: $48,671,000
    Other License: $3,736,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,154
  • Number of aged recipients: 281
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,873
  • Number of recipients under 18: 381
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,189
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 584
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 860
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 907
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 20 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED412$171,364695$225,5542,628$221,572171$53,2511$291,000314$201,96237$50,946
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED14$167,57146$202,413177$194,5256$198,8330$08$234,25010$64,400
APPLICATIONS DENIED72$168,33381$172,778546$197,35782$36,0980$034$94,29429$41,724
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN42$173,09567$232,224426$210,94610$84,3000$018$226,1672$93,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS11$159,45511$182,182110$191,3274$108,0000$03$150,6672$41,500
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 20 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED100$245,700179$237,3303$151,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED25$240,96053$234,7923$159,667
APPLICATIONS DENIED31$255,41931$237,5160$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$282,20013$242,4620$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS10$259,5005$257,4002$121,000
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Madison, MS
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Madison, MS - Value
Most common first names in Madison County, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary36579.6 years
James31572.0 years
John26974.4 years
William23773.7 years
Robert22373.4 years
Willie21671.6 years
Annie15278.2 years
George12174.8 years
Charles10371.9 years
Jessie10373.8 years
Most common last names in Madison County, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith25673.7 years
Williams22172.8 years
Johnson19575.3 years
Jones17973.1 years
Brown17071.6 years
Jackson14973.7 years
Davis11773.1 years
Harris11075.0 years
Taylor9074.5 years
Luckett9071.2 years
Businesses in Madison County, MS
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Kroger2
Ace Hardware1La Quinta1
Applebee's1Little Caesars Pizza1
Arby's1Lowe's1
AutoZone1McDonald's3
Baskin-Robbins2Nike5
Best Western1Penske1
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut2
Burger King1Popeyes2
CVS2Quality1
Chevrolet1RadioShack2
Chick-Fil-A1Rite Aid1
Cold Stone Creamery1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Subway6
Domino's Pizza2Super 81
FedEx11T-Mobile1
GNC1True Value1
GameStop1U-Haul3
H&R Block3UPS8
Hilton1Waffle House1
Holiday Inn1Walgreens1
Home Depot1Walmart1
Jones New York1Wendy's3
KFC2

Madison County on our top lists:

  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"