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Winston County, Mississippi (MS)

County population in 2016: 18,487 (24% urban, 76% rural); it was 20,160 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,952
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,642
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,029
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,900 (it was 1,549 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

30%

Land area: 607 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 30 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Winston County: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (27.3%), Wholesale trade (20.0%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (12.7%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (10.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 80%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 15%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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  • Races in Winston County, MS (2017)
    • 9,23845.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 8,95244.4%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2091.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 960.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 130.06%Two or more races
Median resident age:

41.7 years
Mississippi median age:

37.5 years
Males: 9,022  (48.8%)
Females: 9,465  (51.2%)
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Average household size:
Winston County:

2.0 people
Mississippi:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $35,250 ($28,256 in 1999)
This county:

$35,250
Mississippi:

$43,529

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $401 (lower quartile is $310, upper quartile is $498)
This county:

$401
State:

$574


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $105,895 (it was $57,000 in 2000)
Winston:

$105,895
Mississippi:

$120,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $57,228 - $145,852
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $913
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $291

Institutionalized population: 378
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 13 buildings, average cost: $76,100
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $117,700
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $104,600
  • 2000: 16 buildings, average cost: $132,800
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $83,800
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $113,700
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $123,100
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $149,200
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $205,800
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $268,200
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $426,000
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 32 buildings, average cost: $170,700
  • 2015: 56 buildings, average cost: $163,600
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $210,800
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $210,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Winston, MS residents
Average permit cost in Winston, MS
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $672 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $500 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Winston, MS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Winston, MS in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Winston, MS in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 25.0%
Winston County:

25.0%
Mississippi:

19.8%
(12.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.8% for Black residents, 5.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 41.7 years old
(Males: 39.1 years old, Females: 43.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.1 years old, Black residents: 35.1 years old, American Indian residents: 54.5 years old, Asian residents: 39.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 29.1 years old, Other race residents: 25.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Winston County is $421 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $493 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $591 a month.

Cities in this county include: Louisville, Noxapater.

Winston 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 Winston County: Holly Hill Picnic Area (A), Kosciusko Country Club (B), Kosciusko Heritage Foundation Museum (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Winston County include: New Hope Baptist Church (A), New Hope Church (B), New Salem Baptist Church (C), North Union Baptist Church (D), Oak Ridge Primitive Baptist Church (E), Palestine Church (F), Pierce Chapel Methodist Church (G), Pilgrims Rest Baptist Church (H), Plantation Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Herring Cemetery (1), Cummings Cemetery (2), Breazeale Cemetery (3), Black Jack Cemetery (4), Ables Cemetery (5), Carr Cemetery (6), Mount Moriah Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Burrel Lake (A), Bailey Lake (B), Atwood Lake (C), Youth Center Lake (D), Country Club Lake (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Clear Branch (A), Black Creek (B), Black Branch (C), Baxter Creek (D), Bagasha Creek (E), Baddie Creek (F), Atwood Creek (G), Archie Creek (H), Apookta Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Bibb County, Georgia , Hampton County, South Carolina , Montgomery County , Neshoba County , Noxubee County , Pickens County, Alabama , Talladega County, Alabama , Hopkins County, Texas , Twiggs County, Georgia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
Mississippi:

4.8%

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

Current college students: 534
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 78 (17.3% naturalized citizens)

Winston County:

0.4%
Whole state:

2.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 432000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 421980 to 1989
  • 51970 to 1979
  • 43Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 70.3%

Winston County marital status for males Winston County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,497
  • One, attached: 21
  • Two: 239
  • 3 or 4: 249
  • 5 to 9: 145
  • 10 to 19: 12
  • 20 to 49: 41
  • 50 or more: 7
  • Mobile homes: 1,767

Housing units in Winston County with a mortgage: 2,040 (14 second mortgage, 46 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,208

Here:

40.0% with mortgage
State:

49.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Winston County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,62045
Black Protestant3,04416
Mainline Protestant2,20619
Catholic711
Other21
None4,255-
Winston 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: 7
Winston County:

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Winston County:

10.67 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

5.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Winston County:

13.0%
Mississippi:

12.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Winston County:

35.4%
State:

33.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

18.7%
State:

14.4%

Agriculture in Winston County:

Average size of farms: 190 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $24,930
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $86.91
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.24%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 90.75%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $26,427
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 13.97%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.72%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $38,720
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.96%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.42
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.33%
Corn for grain: 370 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 407 harvested acres
Vegetables: 49 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 50 acres

Tornado activity:

Winston County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Mississippi state average. It is 1233124.5 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 4 fatalities and 22 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 3/11/1963, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed 2 people and injured 7 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Winston County-area historical earthquake activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 79% smaller 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 106.3 miles away from Winston County center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 82.4 miles away from the 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 190.4 miles away from the 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) earthquake occurred 171.7 miles away from the county center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.0 miles away from Winston County center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 219.4 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, 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 Hurricane Isaac, Incident Period: August 26, 2012 to September 11, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4081: August 29, 2012, FEMA Id: 4081, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Mississippi Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Associated Flooding, Incident Period: April 15, 2011 to April 28, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1972: April 29, 2011, FEMA Id: 1972, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Mississippi 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 Hurricane Ivan, Incident Period: September 13, 2004 to September 20, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1550: September 15, 2004, FEMA Id: 1550, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Mississippi Tornadoes and Severe Storms, Incident Period: February 16, 2001 to March 15, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1360: February 23, 2001, FEMA Id: 1360, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • Mississippi Severe Winter Storms, Ice and Freezing Rain, Incident Period: December 23, 1998 to December 26, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1265: January 25, 1999, FEMA Id: 1265, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Freeze
  • Mississippi STORMS, TORNADOES, FLOODS, Incident Period: April 16, 1979, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-577: April 16, 1979, FEMA Id: 577, 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

The number of natural disasters in Winston County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Winston

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,002 (84.8%)
  • Carpooled: 608 (10.3%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 15 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 121 (2.1%)
  • Bicycle: 3 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 69 (1.2%)
  • Worked at home: 63 (1.1%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Construction (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Construction (4%)

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


  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (79%)
  • Australia (15%)
  • Scotland (0%)
  • Ireland (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)
  • Norway (0%)
  • Sweden (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Winston County


  • American (20%)
  • English (4%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • African (1%)
  • German (1%)
  • British (0%)

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

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

  • 290 people in state prisons
  • 195 people in nursing homes
  • 36 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 32 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 265 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 57 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 46 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 30 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 10 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $44,357.

3.63% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,865 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.63%
Mississippi average:

6.54%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.69% relocated from other counties in Mississippi ($28,009 average AGI)
0.94% relocated from other states ($12,856 average AGI)
Winston County:

0.94%
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 Oktibbeha County, MS  0.41% ($31,269 average AGI)
from Neshoba County, MS  0.40% ($24,920)


4.36% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,032 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.36%
Mississippi average:

6.87%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.46% relocated to other counties in Mississippi ($25,282 average AGI)
0.90% relocated to other states ($7,751 average AGI)
Winston County:

0.90%
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 Neshoba County, MS  0.63% ($28,375 average AGI)
to Oktibbeha County, MS  0.47% ($34,333)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.8

Births per 1000 population in Winston County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Winston County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 12.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Winston County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 20.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Winston County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Winston County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Winston County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Winston County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Winston County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Winston County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,040 (3,173 aged, 867 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 777 (16%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Congestive heart failure (296)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (229)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (218)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (191)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (149)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (136)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (104)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (93)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (86)
  • Hypertensive heart disease without (congestive) heart failure (68)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 5.05
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3,258
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 934
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 54,705

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,480
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,067

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 21
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 60

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 18,487
  • In family households: 15,448 (2,271 male householders, 2,913 female householders)
    3,274 spouses, 5,086 children (4,702 natural, 81 adopted, 279 stepchildren), 854 grandchildren, 177 brothers or sisters, 173 parents, 215 other relatives, 471 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,545 (1,204 male householders (1,094 living alone)), 1,176 female householders (1,118 living alone)), 163 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 472

Size of family households: 2,676 2-persons, 954 3-persons, 848 4-persons, 368 5-persons, 209 6-persons, 148 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,213 1-person, 174 2-persons.

1,847 married couples with children.
1,492 single-parent households (180 men, 1,312 women).

99.7% of residents of Winston speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (25% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 58% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (89% speak English very well, 11% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $116,045,000 ($5,862 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,511,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $51,260,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $25,827,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $815,000
Federal grants: $34,821,000
Federal procurement contracts: $733,000 ($186,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,590,000 ($127,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $477,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $5,879,000
Federal Government insurance: $2,883,000

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

Births: 1,462
Here:

74 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,080
Here:

54 per 1000 residents
State:

51 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +76
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -724
Here -36 per 1000 residents
State -4 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Winston County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.26 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 Winston County, Mississippi
  • Year house built in Winston County, Mississippi
  • 3242014 or later
  • 862010 to 2013
  • 7402000 to 2009
  • 1,2641990 to 1999
  • 1,5231980 to 1989
  • 1,9601970 to 1979
  • 1,3651960 to 1969
  • 6361950 to 1959
  • 6511940 to 1949
  • 4021939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Winston County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Winston County, Mississippi
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Winston County, Mississippi
  • 121 room
  • 282 rooms
  • 1243 rooms
  • 4414 rooms
  • 1,3455 rooms
  • 1,3806 rooms
  • 7317 rooms
  • 6878 rooms
  • 4049+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Winston County, Mississippi
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Winston County, Mississippi
  • 01 room
  • 182 rooms
  • 1763 rooms
  • 8784 rooms
  • 6055 rooms
  • 4226 rooms
  • 1877 rooms
  • 718 rooms
  • 389+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Winston County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Winston County, Mississippi
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Winston County, Mississippi
  • 25no bedroom
  • 621 bedroom
  • 7302 bedrooms
  • 3,2753 bedrooms
  • 9844 bedrooms
  • 915+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Winston County, Mississippi
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Winston County, Mississippi
  • 8no bedroom
  • 611 bedroom
  • 1,0212 bedrooms
  • 1,0853 bedrooms
  • 1594 bedrooms
  • 185+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Winston County, Mississippi in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Winston County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Winston County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 267no vehicle
  • 1,1991 vehicle
  • 1,9812 vehicles
  • 1,1203 vehicles
  • 4554 vehicles
  • 1725+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Winston County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Winston County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 403no vehicle
  • 1,1071 vehicle
  • 7422 vehicles
  • 1083 vehicles
  • 164 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

87.8% of Winston County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 84% lived in Mississippi.

Winston County:

87.8%
State average:

86.6%

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

  • This state: 16,491
  • Other state: 1,986
  • Northeast: 125
  • Midwest: 660
  • South: 1,077
  • West: 101
Year householders moved into unit in Winston County, MS
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Winston County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 42.5%Electricity
  • 28.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 23.7%Utility gas
  • 3.6%Wood
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 43.3%Electricity
  • 30.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 30.5%Utility gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 312
Here:

15.2%
Mississippi:

9.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 72
Here:

7.0%
Mississippi:

11.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 56
Here:

12.6%
Mississippi:

12.5%

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

Winston County government finances - Expenditure in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $3,743,000
    Solid Waste Management: $399,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $979,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,770,000
    Regular Highways: $2,044,000
    Police Protection: $1,273,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $659,000
    Financial Administration: $659,000
    Central Staff Services: $591,000
    Health - Other: $556,000
    General Public Buildings: $364,000
    Solid Waste Management: $353,000
    General - Other: $335,000
    Local Fire Protection: $298,000
    Parks and Recreation: $160,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $113,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $45,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $249,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $297,000
    Other - Libraries: $138,000
    Other - General - Other: $72,000
    Other - Health - Other: $20,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $20,000
    Other - Air Transportation: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $59,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $381,000
    Interest Earnings: $376,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $191,000
    Sale of Property: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Correctional Institutions: $128,000
    General - Other: $94,000
    Solid Waste Management: $29,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,339,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $366,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,355,000
    General Local Government Support: $572,000
    Health and Hospitals: $346,000
    Other: $24,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,785,000
    Other License: $391,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,530,000

Winston County government finances - Revenue in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $3,743,000
    Solid Waste Management: $399,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $979,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,770,000
    Regular Highways: $2,044,000
    Police Protection: $1,273,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $659,000
    Financial Administration: $659,000
    Central Staff Services: $591,000
    Health - Other: $556,000
    General Public Buildings: $364,000
    Solid Waste Management: $353,000
    General - Other: $335,000
    Local Fire Protection: $298,000
    Parks and Recreation: $160,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $113,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $45,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $249,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $297,000
    Other - Libraries: $138,000
    Other - General - Other: $72,000
    Other - Health - Other: $20,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $20,000
    Other - Air Transportation: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $59,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $381,000
    Interest Earnings: $376,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $191,000
    Sale of Property: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Correctional Institutions: $128,000
    General - Other: $94,000
    Solid Waste Management: $29,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,339,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $366,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,355,000
    General Local Government Support: $572,000
    Health and Hospitals: $346,000
    Other: $24,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,785,000
    Other License: $391,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,530,000

Winston County government finances - Debt in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $3,743,000
    Solid Waste Management: $399,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $979,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,770,000
    Regular Highways: $2,044,000
    Police Protection: $1,273,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $659,000
    Financial Administration: $659,000
    Central Staff Services: $591,000
    Health - Other: $556,000
    General Public Buildings: $364,000
    Solid Waste Management: $353,000
    General - Other: $335,000
    Local Fire Protection: $298,000
    Parks and Recreation: $160,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $113,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $45,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $249,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $297,000
    Other - Libraries: $138,000
    Other - General - Other: $72,000
    Other - Health - Other: $20,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $20,000
    Other - Air Transportation: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $59,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $381,000
    Interest Earnings: $376,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $191,000
    Sale of Property: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Correctional Institutions: $128,000
    General - Other: $94,000
    Solid Waste Management: $29,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,339,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $366,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,355,000
    General Local Government Support: $572,000
    Health and Hospitals: $346,000
    Other: $24,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,785,000
    Other License: $391,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,530,000

Winston County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $3,743,000
    Solid Waste Management: $399,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $979,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,770,000
    Regular Highways: $2,044,000
    Police Protection: $1,273,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $659,000
    Financial Administration: $659,000
    Central Staff Services: $591,000
    Health - Other: $556,000
    General Public Buildings: $364,000
    Solid Waste Management: $353,000
    General - Other: $335,000
    Local Fire Protection: $298,000
    Parks and Recreation: $160,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $113,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $45,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $249,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $297,000
    Other - Libraries: $138,000
    Other - General - Other: $72,000
    Other - Health - Other: $20,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $20,000
    Other - Air Transportation: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $59,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $381,000
    Interest Earnings: $376,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $191,000
    Sale of Property: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Correctional Institutions: $128,000
    General - Other: $94,000
    Solid Waste Management: $29,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,339,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $366,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,355,000
    General Local Government Support: $572,000
    Health and Hospitals: $346,000
    Other: $24,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,785,000
    Other License: $391,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,530,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,005
  • Number of aged recipients: 147
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 858
  • Number of recipients under 18: 141
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 543
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 321
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 428
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 408
Most common first names in Winston County, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James22571.2 years
William16475.4 years
John16073.8 years
Mary14276.5 years
Willie12473.1 years
Robert9074.2 years
Annie7780.1 years
Henry7273.7 years
Charles6968.7 years
Walter6072.7 years
Most common last names in Winston County, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller11973.0 years
Triplett10873.5 years
Smith10776.3 years
White7977.3 years
Carter7273.3 years
Eaves7175.6 years
Clark6977.3 years
Moore6473.4 years
Coleman6474.3 years
Johnson5976.9 years
Businesses in Winston County, MS
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Quality1
FedEx1SONIC Drive-In1
Ford1Subway1
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Hardee's1U-Haul1
KFC1UPS1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1