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Yalobusha County, Mississippi (MS)

County population in 2016: 12,358 (21% urban, 79% rural); it was 13,051 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,997
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,915
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,155
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,254 (it was 1,105 in 2000)
% of renters here:

21%
State:

30%

Land area: 467 sq. mi.

Water area: 27.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 26 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Yalobusha County: 78.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (100.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 100%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 0%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Yalobusha County, MS (2017)
    • 7,13854.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4,93237.8%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1801.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 420.3%Two or more races
    • 300.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 240.2%Asian alone
Median resident age:

43.0 years
Mississippi median age:

37.5 years
Males: 5,921  (47.9%)
Females: 6,437  (52.1%)
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Average household size:
Yalobusha County:

2.0 people
Mississippi:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $37,322 ($26,315 in 1999)
This county:

$37,322
Mississippi:

$43,529

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $347 (lower quartile is $199, upper quartile is $472)
This county:

$347
State:

$574


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $88,617 (it was $47,700 in 2000)
Yalobusha:

$88,617
Mississippi:

$120,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $51,448 - $142,729
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $911
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $304

Institutionalized population: 145
Yalobusha County, MS map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 18 buildings, average cost: $30,400
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $30,400
  • 1999: 19 buildings, average cost: $30,400
  • 2000: 19 buildings, average cost: $33,800
  • 2001: 19 buildings, average cost: $33,800
  • 2002: 21 buildings, average cost: $33,500
  • 2003: 29 buildings, average cost: $57,900
  • 2004: 27 buildings, average cost: $34,500
  • 2005: 31 buildings, average cost: $35,100
  • 2006: 30 buildings, average cost: $35,300
  • 2007: 25 buildings, average cost: $36,200
  • 2008: 14 buildings, average cost: $30,400
  • 2009: 10 buildings, average cost: $30,400
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $30,400
  • 2011: 9 buildings, average cost: $30,400
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $30,400
  • 2013: 10 buildings, average cost: $30,400
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $30,400
  • 2015: 10 buildings, average cost: $30,400
  • 2016: 12 buildings, average cost: $30,400
  • 2017: 13 buildings, average cost: $30,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Yalobusha, MS residents
Average permit cost in Yalobusha, MS
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $654 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $469 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Yalobusha, MS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Yalobusha, MS in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Yalobusha, MS in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 19.1%
Yalobusha County:

19.1%
Mississippi:

19.8%
(14.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.3% for Black residents, 18.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 42.3% for American Indian residents, 6.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 43.0 years old
(Males: 41.7 years old, Females: 43.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.6 years old, Black residents: 38.2 years old, American Indian residents: 51.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 34.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Yalobusha County is $384 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $455 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $610 a month.

Cities in this county include: Water Valley, Coffeeville, Oakland, Tillatoba.

Yalobusha 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: Calhoun County, South Carolina , Darlington County, South Carolina , Etowah County, Alabama , Cherokee County, Georgia , Lincoln County, Georgia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Mississippi:

4.8%

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

Current college students: 453
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 49 (88.2% naturalized citizens)

Yalobusha County:

0.4%
Whole state:

2.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 22010 or later
  • 22000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 81980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 17Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 51.7%

Yalobusha County marital status for males Yalobusha County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,101
  • One, attached: 10
  • Two: 220
  • 3 or 4: 128
  • 5 to 9: 48
  • 10 to 19: 83
  • 20 to 49: 38
  • 50 or more: 7
  • Mobile homes: 1,912
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 48

Housing units in Yalobusha County with a mortgage: 1,614 (13 second mortgage, 49 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,249

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

49.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Yalobusha County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,94944
Black Protestant1,6569
Mainline Protestant7788
None--
Yalobusha 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: 4
Yalobusha County:

2.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.73 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Yalobusha County:

5.84 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

4.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Yalobusha County:

12.6%
Mississippi:

12.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Yalobusha County:

34.1%
State:

33.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

8.5%
State:

14.4%

Agriculture in Yalobusha County:

Average size of farms: 268 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $20,363
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $242.07
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 2.89%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 21.56%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $21,621
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 24.61%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.46%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $36,007
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.39%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.32
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 3.30%
Corn for grain: 1566 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 26 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 12700 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 3584 harvested acres
Vegetables: 3 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 15 acres

Earthquake activity:

Yalobusha County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 76% 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 114.6 miles away from Yalobusha 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 173.6 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 149.1 miles away from the county center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 135.0 miles away from the county center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 110.8 miles away from Yalobusha County center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 115.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Mississippi Tornadoes and Severe Storms, Incident Period: February 16, 2001 to March 15, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1360: February 23, 2001, FEMA Id: 1360, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • Mississippi Severe Winter Storms, Ice and Freezing Rain, Incident Period: December 23, 1998 to December 26, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1265: January 25, 1999, FEMA Id: 1265, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Freeze
  • Mississippi Severe Storm, Winter Storm, Freezing Rain And Sleet, Incident Period: February 09, 1994 to February 14, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1009: February 18, 1994, FEMA Id: 1009, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Storm, Freeze
  • Mississippi Severe Storm, Tornadoes, Incident Period: March 09, 1992 to March 10, 1992, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-939: March 20, 1992, FEMA Id: 939, 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
  • Mississippi Flooding, Severe Storm, Incident Period: February 17, 1991 to March 21, 1991, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-895: March 05, 1991, FEMA Id: 895, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Mississippi TORNADOES, Incident Period: March 28, 1984 to March 29, 1984, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-703: April 26, 1984, FEMA Id: 703, Natural disaster type: Tornado
  • 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 Yalobusha County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Yalobusha

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,960 (89.3%)
  • Carpooled: 309 (9.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 9 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 33 (1.0%)
  • Worked at home: 5 (0.2%)
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%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)

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


  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Transportation occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Vietnam (32%)
  • Mexico (23%)
  • Philippines (15%)
  • Germany (11%)
  • Poland (4%)
  • Honduras (4%)
  • Other Eastern Africa (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Yalobusha County


  • American (13%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • English (4%)
  • German (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

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

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

  • 65 people in nursing homes
  • 15 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 10 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 9 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

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

  • 117 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 21 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 10 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 7 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $41,228.

5.98% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,231 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.98%
Mississippi average:

6.54%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.75% relocated from other counties in Mississippi ($28,871 average AGI)
1.22% relocated from other states ($8,360 average AGI)
Yalobusha County:

1.22%
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 Lafayette County, MS  1.34% ($44,797 average AGI)
from Grenada County, MS  0.79% ($41,000)
from Panola County, MS  0.59% ($30,115)


6.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,268 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
Mississippi average:

6.87%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.87% relocated to other counties in Mississippi ($23,766 average AGI)
1.13% relocated to other states ($6,498 average AGI)
Yalobusha County:

1.13%
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 Lafayette County, MS  1.52% ($33,045 average AGI)
to Grenada County, MS  0.68% ($27,667)
to Tallahatchie County, MS  0.50% ($15,091)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.8

Births per 1000 population in Yalobusha County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 13.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Yalobusha County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Yalobusha County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 18.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Yalobusha County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Yalobusha County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Yalobusha County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Yalobusha County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Yalobusha County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Yalobusha County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,089 (2,226 aged, 863 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 470 (13%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (215)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (154)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (150)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (111)
  • Heart failure, unspecified (109)
  • Congestive heart failure (105)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (104)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (49)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (46)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (46)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 7.5
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5,219
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 772

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,520
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,267
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 15

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 32
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 37

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 12,358
  • In family households: 10,105 (1,522 male householders, 1,730 female householders)
    2,221 spouses, 3,661 children (3,139 natural, 460 adopted, 171 stepchildren), 506 grandchildren, 50 brothers or sisters, 47 parents, 123 other relatives, 246 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,080 (849 male householders (738 living alone)), 1,022 female householders (957 living alone)), 207 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 188

Size of family households: 1,561 2-persons, 919 3-persons, 479 4-persons, 157 5-persons, 123 6-persons, 20 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,695 1-person, 179 2-persons, 1 3-persons.

1,385 married couples with children.
916 single-parent households (224 men, 692 women).

99.5% of residents of Yalobusha speak English at home.
0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (45% speak English very well, 55% speak English well).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (83% speak English very well, 17% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $106,395,000 ($7,977 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,332,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $46,164,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $25,122,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,819,000
Federal grants: $28,331,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,201,000 ($298,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,759,000 ($891,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $960,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,838,000
Federal Government insurance: $4,312,000

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

Births: 1,039
Here:

77 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 841
Here:

63 per 1000 residents
State:

51 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +4
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +183
Here +14 per 1000 residents
State -4 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Yalobusha County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.91 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.4
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.7

Year house built in Yalobusha County, Mississippi
  • Year house built in Yalobusha County, Mississippi
  • 02014 or later
  • 1312010 to 2013
  • 7902000 to 2009
  • 1,0771990 to 1999
  • 1,2021980 to 1989
  • 1,4331970 to 1979
  • 6211960 to 1969
  • 5061950 to 1959
  • 1351940 to 1949
  • 4401939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Yalobusha County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Yalobusha County, Mississippi
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Yalobusha County, Mississippi
  • 151 room
  • 232 rooms
  • 1433 rooms
  • 7144 rooms
  • 1,0215 rooms
  • 7136 rooms
  • 5537 rooms
  • 2088 rooms
  • 3339+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Yalobusha County, Mississippi
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Yalobusha County, Mississippi
  • 131 room
  • 422 rooms
  • 1663 rooms
  • 4384 rooms
  • 4115 rooms
  • 1496 rooms
  • 457 rooms
  • 128 rooms
  • 29+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Yalobusha County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Yalobusha County, Mississippi
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Yalobusha County, Mississippi
  • 17no bedroom
  • 811 bedroom
  • 7012 bedrooms
  • 2,4653 bedrooms
  • 4404 bedrooms
  • 865+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Yalobusha County, Mississippi
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Yalobusha County, Mississippi
  • 13no bedroom
  • 2261 bedroom
  • 4792 bedrooms
  • 4843 bedrooms
  • 264 bedrooms
  • 495+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Yalobusha County, Mississippi in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Yalobusha County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Yalobusha County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 175no vehicle
  • 9321 vehicle
  • 1,3442 vehicles
  • 9133 vehicles
  • 2754 vehicles
  • 2155+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Yalobusha County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Yalobusha County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 176no vehicle
  • 6221 vehicle
  • 4062 vehicles
  • 823 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

91.2% of Yalobusha County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 68% lived in Mississippi.

Yalobusha County:

91.2%
State average:

86.6%

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

  • This state: 10,205
  • Other state: 2,050
  • Northeast: 147
  • Midwest: 432
  • South: 1,405
  • West: 61
Year householders moved into unit in Yalobusha County, MS
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Yalobusha County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 38.4%Electricity
  • 38.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 19.8%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Wood
  • 0.6%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 57.5%Electricity
  • 24.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.4%Utility gas
  • 7.2%Wood
  • 1.7%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 120
Here:

9.0%
Mississippi:

9.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 243
Here:

35.4%
Mississippi:

11.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 98
Here:

25.1%
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

Yalobusha County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $304,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $18,224,000
    Other: $642,000
  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $1,322,000
    Regular Highways: $984,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $18,224,000
    Regular Highways: $1,390,000
    Police Protection: $1,086,000
    Central Staff Services: $952,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $553,000
    Local Fire Protection: $533,000
    Health - Other: $482,000
    Correctional Institutions: $430,000
    Financial Administration: $423,000
    General Public Buildings: $288,000
    Libraries: $118,000
    Parks and Recreation: $75,000
    General - Other: $73,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $61,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $157,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $153,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $41,000
    Other - General - Other: $20,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $58,000
    Other: $51,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,115,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,475,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $640,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $288,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $114,000
    Interest Earnings: $29,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $358,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,048,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $158,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,231,000
    General Local Government Support: $456,000
    Health and Hospitals: $168,000
    Other: $62,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,755,000
    Other License: $81,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $11,671,000

Yalobusha County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $304,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $18,224,000
    Other: $642,000
  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $1,322,000
    Regular Highways: $984,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $18,224,000
    Regular Highways: $1,390,000
    Police Protection: $1,086,000
    Central Staff Services: $952,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $553,000
    Local Fire Protection: $533,000
    Health - Other: $482,000
    Correctional Institutions: $430,000
    Financial Administration: $423,000
    General Public Buildings: $288,000
    Libraries: $118,000
    Parks and Recreation: $75,000
    General - Other: $73,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $61,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $157,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $153,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $41,000
    Other - General - Other: $20,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $58,000
    Other: $51,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,115,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,475,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $640,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $288,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $114,000
    Interest Earnings: $29,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $358,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,048,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $158,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,231,000
    General Local Government Support: $456,000
    Health and Hospitals: $168,000
    Other: $62,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,755,000
    Other License: $81,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $11,671,000

Yalobusha County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $304,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $18,224,000
    Other: $642,000
  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $1,322,000
    Regular Highways: $984,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $18,224,000
    Regular Highways: $1,390,000
    Police Protection: $1,086,000
    Central Staff Services: $952,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $553,000
    Local Fire Protection: $533,000
    Health - Other: $482,000
    Correctional Institutions: $430,000
    Financial Administration: $423,000
    General Public Buildings: $288,000
    Libraries: $118,000
    Parks and Recreation: $75,000
    General - Other: $73,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $61,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $157,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $153,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $41,000
    Other - General - Other: $20,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $58,000
    Other: $51,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,115,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,475,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $640,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $288,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $114,000
    Interest Earnings: $29,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $358,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,048,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $158,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,231,000
    General Local Government Support: $456,000
    Health and Hospitals: $168,000
    Other: $62,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,755,000
    Other License: $81,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $11,671,000

Yalobusha County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $304,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $18,224,000
    Other: $642,000
  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $1,322,000
    Regular Highways: $984,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $18,224,000
    Regular Highways: $1,390,000
    Police Protection: $1,086,000
    Central Staff Services: $952,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $553,000
    Local Fire Protection: $533,000
    Health - Other: $482,000
    Correctional Institutions: $430,000
    Financial Administration: $423,000
    General Public Buildings: $288,000
    Libraries: $118,000
    Parks and Recreation: $75,000
    General - Other: $73,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $61,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $157,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $153,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $41,000
    Other - General - Other: $20,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $58,000
    Other: $51,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,115,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,475,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $640,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $288,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $114,000
    Interest Earnings: $29,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $358,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,048,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $158,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,231,000
    General Local Government Support: $456,000
    Health and Hospitals: $168,000
    Other: $62,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,755,000
    Other License: $81,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $11,671,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 870
  • Number of aged recipients: 125
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 745
  • Number of recipients under 18: 109
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 495
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 266
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 424
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 341
Most common first names in Yalobusha County, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James21072.8 years
Mary17178.1 years
William15972.6 years
John15075.0 years
Robert10172.0 years
George6475.3 years
Willie5971.2 years
Thomas5773.0 years
Annie5377.6 years
Charles5168.1 years
Most common last names in Yalobusha County, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones7574.1 years
Williams6977.5 years
Johnson6676.3 years
Smith6171.5 years
Brown5081.0 years
Wright4675.5 years
White4473.3 years
Martin4277.8 years
Morgan4274.8 years
Taylor3974.4 years
Businesses in Yalobusha County, MS
NameCountNameCount
Baskin-Robbins2True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
SONIC Drive-In1UPS1
Subway1

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  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"