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Marshall County, Mississippi (MS)

County population in 2014: 36,234 (17% urban, 83% rural); it was 34,993 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 6,528
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,725
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 9,797
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,116 (it was 2,366 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

30%

Land area: 706 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.5 sq. mi.

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Marshall County: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (22.1%), Retail trade (14.9%), Construction (11.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 46%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 54%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Marshall County, Mississippi:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (48.9%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (46.8%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.2%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
Median resident age:  38.0 years
Mississippi median age:  36.0 years
Males: 17,947  (49.5%)
Females: 18,287  (50.5%)
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Marshall County,MS real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Marshall County:

2.0 people
Mississippi:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2015: $38,294 ($28,756 in 1999)

This county:

$38,294
Mississippi:

$40,593

Median contract rent in 2015 for apartments: $489 (lower quartile is $312, upper quartile is $650)
This county:

$489
State:

$535


Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $92,696 (it was $60,200 in 2000)
Marshall:

$92,696
Mississippi:

$112,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $61,332 - $181,252
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,090
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $392

Institutionalized population: 1,153
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 175 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 2005: 226 buildings, average cost: $113,500
  • 2006: 326 buildings, average cost: $151,200
  • 2007: 221 buildings, average cost: $160,600
  • 2008: 135 buildings, average cost: $156,600
  • 2009: 92 buildings, average cost: $166,100
  • 2010: 47 buildings, average cost: $166,200
  • 2011: 49 buildings, average cost: $143,600
  • 2012: 40 buildings, average cost: $135,600
  • 2013: 105 buildings, average cost: $125,900
  • 2014: 118 buildings, average cost: $118,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,038 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $823 (0.9%)

Marshall County household income distribution in 2009 Marshall County home values distribution Marshall County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 19.0%
(13.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.0% for Black residents, 33.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.0% for American Indian residents, 31.2% for other race residents, 25.6% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 18.5%
Marshall County:

18.5%
Mississippi:

22.0%
(13.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.4% for Black residents, 28.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 42.9% for American Indian residents, 33.1% for other race residents, 27.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2015: 40 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 40 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46 years old, Black residents: 34 years old, American Indian residents: 23 years old, Asian residents: 49 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26 years old, Other race residents: 25 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Marshall County is $369 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $455 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $664 a month.

Cities in this county include: Holly Springs, Byhalia, Potts Camp.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Marshall County: Benton County Fairground (A), North Benton Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Marshall County include: Samuels Chapel (A), Sim Chapel (B), Berry Chapel (C), Sandhill Baptist Church (D), Living Christ Church (E), Pine Grove Baptist Church (F), Hopewell Presbyterian Church (G), Bethel Methodist Church (H), Union Hill Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Howard Cemetery (1), Shawnee Cemetery (2), Zion Chapel Cemetery (3), Samuel Chapel Cemetery (4), Redfern Cemetery (5), Pleasant Hill Cemetery (6), Pine Grove Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Bakers Pond (A), Snow Lake (B), Reaves Pond (C), Hardaway Pond (D), Duck Pond (E), Baugham Lake (F), Bluff Springs Lake (G), Brady Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Godwin Creek (A), Armour Branch (B), Autry Branch (C), Barlow Branch (D), Baugham Branch (E), Rocky Branch (F), Blind Tiger Creek (G), Brady Branch (H), Butler Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Alcorn County , Crittenden County, Arkansas , Marshall County, Alabama , Tishomingo County , Polk County, North Carolina .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.5%
Mississippi:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,444
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 61.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 9.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 346 (34% naturalized citizens)

Marshall County:

1.0%
Whole state:

1.4%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 83
  • 1990 to 1994: 81
  • 1985 to 1989: 14
  • 1980 to 1984: 30
  • 1975 to 1979: 14
  • 1970 to 1974: 17
  • 1970 to 1974: 17
  • 1965 to 1969: 90
Note: State values scaled to Marshall County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 38.5%

Marshall County marital status for males Marshall County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,718
  • One, attached: 309
  • Two: 141
  • 3 or 4: 187
  • 5 to 9: 62
  • 10 to 19: 58
  • 20 or more: 142
  • Mobile homes: 3,573
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 62

Housing units in Marshall County with a mortgage: 3,660 (320 second mortgage, 199 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,272

Here:

61.7% with mortgage
State:

62.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Marshall County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,23342
Black Protestant4,35228
Mainline Protestant2,06422
Catholic2641
Other11
None19,230-
Marshall 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: 10
Marshall County:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
This county:

2.18 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Marshall County:

6.54 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

3.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Marshall County:

13.7%
Mississippi:

12.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Marshall County:

37.2%
State:

33.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

8.3%
State:

14.4%

Agriculture in Marshall County:

Average size of farms: 287 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $20,647
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $165.96
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 10.31%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 42.45%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $25,453
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 24.92%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.92%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $39,606
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.84%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 11.33
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.35%
Corn for grain: 5162 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2683 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 3376 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 21526 harvested acres
Vegetables: 226 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 15 acres

Tornado activity:

Marshall County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Mississippi state average. It is 7029642.9 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 3 fatalities and 5 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 2/12/1950, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado killed 3 people and injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Marshall County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 75% 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 76.1 miles away from Marshall 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 125.4 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 86.8 miles away from the county center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 165.7 miles away from the county center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 80.4 miles away from Marshall County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 269.8 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 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, 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, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 01, 2010 to May 02, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1916: May 14, 2010, FEMA Id: 1916, 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 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, Tornado, Incident Period: January 24, 1990 to March 15, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-859: February 28, 1990, FEMA Id: 859, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, 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
  • Mississippi Heavy Rains, Tornadoes, Flooding, Incident Period: March 27, 1973, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-368: March 27, 1973, FEMA Id: 368, Natural disaster type: Tornado, Flood, Heavy Rain
  • Mississippi STORMS, TORNADOES, Incident Period: February 22, 1971, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-302: February 22, 1971, FEMA Id: 302, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado

The number of natural disasters in Marshall County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (15%)
  • Nigeria (14%)
  • Hungary (11%)
  • Germany (8%)
  • Trinidad and Tobago (7%)
  • Bolivia (6%)
  • Korea (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Marshall County (%):

  • United States or American (19%)
  • English (4%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • German (3%)
  • African (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

Marshall County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 10,431 (77%)
  • Carpooled: 2,434 (18%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 47 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 11 (0%)
  • Walked: 185 (1%)
  • Other means: 150 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 236 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


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

  • 995 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 529 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 101 people in nursing homes
  • 47 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 27 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 903 people in state prisons
  • 584 people in college/university student housing
  • 176 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 61 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 13 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $36,502.

6.61% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,653 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.61%
Mississippi average:

6.70%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.90% relocated from other counties in Mississippi ($11,624 average AGI)
3.71% relocated from other states ($15,029 average AGI)
Marshall County:

3.71%
Mississippi average:

2.79%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Shelby County, TN  2.00% ($25,684 average AGI)
from DeSoto County, MS  1.37% ($33,667)
from Benton County, MS  0.38% ($19,872)
from Tate County, MS  0.25% ($21,774)
from Lafayette County, MS  0.18% ($18,739)
from Fayette County, TN  0.15% ($33,579)
from Union County, MS  0.09% ($31,182)


7.80% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,254 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.80%
Mississippi average:

6.88%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.55% relocated to other counties in Mississippi ($13,435 average AGI)
4.25% relocated to other states ($13,819 average AGI)
Marshall County:

4.25%
Mississippi average:

2.96%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Shelby County, TN  2.22% ($24,954 average AGI)
to DeSoto County, MS  1.86% ($33,698)
to Benton County, MS  0.38% ($22,479)
to Lafayette County, MS  0.23% ($27,379)
to Union County, MS  0.19% ($23,208)
to Tate County, MS  0.13% ($25,059)
to Tippah County, MS  0.11% ($33,286)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.4

Births per 1000 population in Marshall County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Marshall County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 12.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.5

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Marshall County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 22.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Marshall County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Marshall County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,667 (4,170 aged, 1,497 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,287 (13%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (577)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (418)
  • Essential (primary) hypertension (328)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (268)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (260)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (259)
  • Congestive heart failure (202)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (172)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (138)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (128)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.82
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 2,842
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 113
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 14,454

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,444
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,010
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 8

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 12
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 22

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1
Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 92.7. This is less than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 84.6. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 35,407
  • In family households: 30,885 (5,895 male householders, 3,654 female householders)
    6,087 spouses, 10,583 children (9,803 natural, 228 adopted, 552 stepchildren), 1,989 grandchildren, 512 brothers or sisters, 347 parents, 691 other relatives, 898 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,522 (1,969 male householders (1,639 living alone)), 1,851 female householders (1,618 living alone)), 702 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,737 (1,153 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 3,916 2-persons, 2,313 3-persons, 1,693 4-persons, 953 5-persons, 395 6-persons, 279 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,257 1-person, 473 2-persons, 62 3-persons, 15 4-persons, 6 5-persons, 6 6-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

4,551 married couples with children.
2,916 single-parent households (499 men, 2,417 women).

97.1% of residents of Marshall County speak English at home.
1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (84% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (25% speak English very well, 75% speak English well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (73% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $213,793,000 ($6,023 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,550,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $78,268,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $42,103,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,729,000
Federal grants: $84,488,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,094,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,110,000 ($249,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,286,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,777,000
Federal Government insurance: $4,251,000

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

Births: 2,755
Here:

77 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,821
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

51 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +64
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -293
Here -8 per 1000 residents
State -4 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Marshall County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.86 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

5.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 349
  • 2000 to 2009: 3,416
  • 1990 to 1999: 2,774
  • 1980 to 1989: 2,852
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,141
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,316
  • 1950 to 1959: 571
  • 1940 to 1949: 129
  • 1939 or earlier: 523
Note: State values scaled to Marshall population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Marshall County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Marshall County population
  • 1 room: 12
  • 2 rooms: 93
  • 3 rooms: 555
  • 4 rooms: 1,180
  • 5 rooms: 3,010
  • 6 rooms: 2,342
  • 7 rooms: 1,303
  • 8 rooms: 680
  • 9+ rooms: 622
  • 1 room: 10
  • 2 rooms: 123
  • 3 rooms: 333
  • 4 rooms: 677
  • 5 rooms: 692
  • 6 rooms: 343
  • 7 rooms: 110
  • 8 rooms: 68
  • 9+ rooms: 10
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Marshall County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Marshall County population
  • no bedroom: 48
  • 1 bedroom: 312
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,285
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,559
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,339
  • 5+ bedrooms: 254
  • no bedroom: 34
  • 1 bedroom: 309
  • 2 bedrooms: 981
  • 3 bedrooms: 916
  • 4 bedrooms: 120
  • 5+ bedrooms: 6
Cars and other vehicles available in Marshall County, Mississippi in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Marshall County population
  • no vehicle: 712
  • 1 vehicle: 2,841
  • 2 vehicles: 3,903
  • 3 vehicles: 1,653
  • 4 vehicles: 496
  • 5+ vehicles: 192
  • no vehicle: 490
  • 1 vehicle: 1,043
  • 2 vehicles: 627
  • 3 vehicles: 165
  • 4 vehicles: 20
  • 5+ vehicles: 21

68% of Marshall County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 48% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 39% lived in Mississippi.

Marshall County:

68.1%
State average:

59.0%

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

  • This state: 19,637
  • Northeast: 242
  • Midwest: 1,794
  • South: 12,409
  • West: 499

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $40,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Marshall County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (53.1%)
  • Electricity (23.0%)
  • Utility gas (19.6%)
  • Wood (3.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (35.7%)
  • Electricity (30.9%)
  • Utility gas (28.0%)
  • Wood (4.8%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 751
Here:

17.2%
Mississippi:

10.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 344
Here:

16.3%
Mississippi:

10.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 588
Here:

42.7%
Mississippi:

12.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Marshall County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $150,000
    General: $19,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,543,000
    Police Protection: $1,592,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,254,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,186,000
    Central Staff Services: $757,000
    Health Services - Other: $705,000
    Financial Administration: $660,000
    General Public Buildings: $627,000
    General - Other: $206,000
    Parks & Recreation: $180,000
    Welfare - Other: $150,000
    Fire Protection: $116,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $87,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $330,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Higher Education: $757,000
    General: $39,000
    Central Staff Services: $29,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $555,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,433,000

Marshall County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $409,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $609,000
    Interest Earnings: $343,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,037,000
    Highways: $895,000
    All Other: $161,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,919,000
    NEC: $922,000

Marshall County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $9,493,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $8,493,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,000,000

Marshall County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,096,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,473,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,718
  • Number of aged recipients: 273
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,445
  • Number of recipients under 18: 270
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 933
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 515
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 777
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 690
Marshall County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Marshall County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED108$125,148150$70,753567$106,150131$22,893156$94,558156$33,936
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$129,16712$53,00034$121,1184$21,0001$45,00013$52,923
APPLICATIONS DENIED24$95,20882$56,512205$112,60035$26,37121$53,90588$53,330
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN10$117,3005$100,200128$132,4224$80,0002$35,0003$79,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$152,7504$80,75026$150,5382$87,5002$140,0006$95,500
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$165,85716$168,2501$171,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$220,0009$209,4440$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$281,0007$254,5711$171,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$138,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Marshall County, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James26669.7 years
Mary20578.0 years
John19673.4 years
Willie15675.1 years
Robert14069.9 years
William13969.8 years
George9073.1 years
Charles7864.7 years
Annie7478.7 years
Henry6573.4 years
Most common last names in Marshall County, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones20073.5 years
Smith12472.6 years
Brown9573.3 years
Williams7174.5 years
Taylor6775.8 years
Davis6572.0 years
Wilson6473.1 years
Moore6276.1 years
Johnson6069.8 years
Richmond5774.0 years
Businesses in Marshall County, MS
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Nike3
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Baskin-Robbins2SONIC Drive-In1
Cricket Wireless1Subway2
Days Inn1Taco Bell1
Econo Lodge1U-Haul2
FedEx3UPS1
H&R Block2Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's1
McDonald's1