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Local Business Profile - Monroe County, Mississippi

Monroe County, Mississippi is comprised of:
  • Monroe County, Mississippi

Demographics

Demographic Characteristics
Total population: 36,383
Percent under 5 years: 6.0%
Percent under 18 years: 23.5%
Percent 18 years and over: 76.5%
Percent 65 years and over: 16.7%
Race Breakout
Percent White: 67.99%
Percent Black: 30.87%
Percent American Indian or Alaska Native: 0.00%
Percent Asian: 0.09%
Percent Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
Percent two or more races: 0.93%
Percent some other race: 0.09%
Percent Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 1.03%
For more demographic data and margins of error, go here.

Socioeconomic Characteristics
Average household size: 2.61
Average household income: $46,981
Percent in poverty: 21.3%
Percent high school degree or higher: 77.6%
Percent Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.1%
Percent population 16 or over in labor force: 55.2%
Employment rate: 48.4%
Percent with a disability: 18.6%
Percent with health insurance coverage: 85.7%
Average travel time to work (mins.): 23.8
Percent workers using public transportation: 0.2%
Percent veterans: 8.8%
Percent foreign born: 0.4%
Percent speaking Spanish at home: 0.9%
For more social characteristic data and margins of error, go here, and for more economic characteristic data and margins of error, go here.

Housing Characteristics
Owner-occupied housing units: 10,612
Renter-occupied housing units: 3,165
Single-family detached housing units: 11,739
Homeownership rate: 77.0%
Vacancy rate: 16.2%
Average value of owner-occupied housing units: $109,706
Average rent (housing): $361
Average monthly owner cost (with a mortgage): $511
For more housing characteristic data and margins or error, go here.
Source: 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

Businesses

     Employer and Nonemployer Businesses
NAICS Sector
# Employer Businesses Employment of Employer Businesses Annual Payroll of Employer Businesses ($M) Receipts of Employer Businesses ($M) # Nonemployer Businesses Receipts of Nonemployer Businesses ($M)

00: All Sectors 644 7,909 260.4 N/A 1,889 72.5
11: Agriculture 3 N/A N/A N/A 25 1.0
21: Mining 5 50 1.9 N/A 13 1.8
22: Utilities 5 N/A 1.9 N/A N/A N/A
23: Construction 45 679 28.8 N/A 304 12.5
31-33: Manufacturing 45 2,400 99.5 1,592.6 27 2.0
42: Wholesale 18 173 7.7 150.2 29 0.9
44-45: Retail 131 1,097 23.2 259.2 220 11.8
48-49: Transportation & Warehousing 37 353 12.2 30.5 125 11.1
51: Information 9 N/A 1.8 N/A N/A N/A
52: Finance & Insurance 57 230 7.7 N/A 64 2.5
53: Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 15 45 1.4 6.0 113 5.4
54: Prof., Sci., & Tech. Services 32 100 2.4 11.5 116 3.2
55: Mgmt of Companies & Enterprises 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
56: Admin. & Support & Waste Mgmt. & Remed. 14 92 2.4 5.7 218 3.4
61: Educational Services 3 N/A N/A N/A 22 0.1
62: Health Care & Social Assistance 80 1,575 55.3 153.8 123 4.9
71: Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 8 27 0.4 N/A 51 0.5
72: Accommodation & Food Services 47 659 7.4 N/A 47 1.7
81: Other Services 86 298 5.2 11.3 381 9.3



     Key Ratios for Employer and Nonemployer Businesses
NAICS Sector
Employees per Business Annual Payroll per Employee ($) Receipts per Business ($1,000) Population per Business Receipts per Nonemployer Business ($1,000)

00: All Sectors 12 32,922 0 57 38,384
11: Agriculture N/A N/A N/A 12,217 40,720
21: Mining 10 37,640 0 7,330 139,692
22: Utilities N/A N/A N/A 7,330 N/A
23: Construction 15 42,437 0 814 41,092
31-33: Manufacturing 53 41,450 31,227 814 75,593
42: Wholesale 10 44,526 8,342 2,036 31,690
44-45: Retail 8 21,107 1,906 280 53,664
48-49: Transportation & Warehousing 10 34,652 897 991 89,144
51: Information N/A N/A N/A 4,072 N/A
52: Finance & Insurance 4 33,530 N/A 643 39,422
53: Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 3 30,222 429 2,443 47,628
54: Prof., Sci., & Tech. Services 3 23,840 347 1,145 27,241
55: Mgmt of Companies & Enterprises N/A N/A N/A 36,652 0
56: Admin. & Support & Waste Mgmt. & Remed. 7 26,261 316 2,618 15,688
61: Educational Services N/A N/A N/A 12,217 5,636
62: Health Care & Social Assistance 20 35,081 1,971 458 40,163
71: Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 3 14,889 N/A 4,582 10,196
72: Accommodation & Food Services 14 11,282 N/A 780 35,830
81: Other Services 3 17,409 268 426 24,430

Source: 2013 County Business Patterns, 2012 Nonemployer Statistics and 2012 Economic Census


     Percent of Employer Businesses by Owners Race, Ethnicity, Gender and Veteran Status
NAICS Sector
White Black or African American American Indian and Alaska Native Asian Hispanic Minority Female- owned Male- owned Veteran- owned

00: All Sectors 76.27% 1.63% N/A N/A N/A 6.70% 14.86%  53.08% 10.87%
11: Agriculture N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  N/A N/A
21: Mining N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  N/A N/A
22: Utilities N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  N/A N/A
23: Construction 94.44% 2.78% N/A N/A N/A 4.17% N/A  73.61% N/A
31-33: Manufacturing 73.33% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  44.44% N/A
42: Wholesale 88.24% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  58.82% 11.76%
44-45: Retail 77.48% N/A N/A N/A N/A 13.51% 18.02%  55.86% 9.01%
48-49: Transportation & Warehousing 70.83% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  62.50% 12.50%
51: Information N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  N/A N/A
52: Finance & Insurance 46.67% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  N/A N/A
53: Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 85.00% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  50.00% N/A
54: Prof., Sci., & Tech. Services 96.43% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 17.86%  60.71% 28.57%
55: Mgmt of Companies & Enterprises N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  N/A N/A
56: Admin. & Support & Waste Mgmt. & Remed. 95.83% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 20.83%  75.00% 16.67%
61: Educational Services N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  N/A N/A
62: Health Care & Social Assistance 71.62% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 1.35%  70.27% N/A
71: Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  N/A N/A
72: Accommodation & Food Services 66.67% 3.17% N/A N/A N/A 20.63% 22.22%  N/A N/A
81: Other Services 85.71% 9.52% N/A N/A N/A 9.52% 38.10%  23.81% 4.76%

Source: 2012 Survey of Business Owners


     Percent of Nonemployer Businesses by Owners Race, Ethnicity, Gender and Veteran Status
NAICS Sector
White Black or African American American Indian and Alaska Native Asian Hispanic Minority Female- owned Male- owned Veteran- owned

00: All Sectors 80.48% 18.86% N/A N/A N/A 19.80% 31.45% 60.40% 13.09%
11: Agriculture 65.00% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 98.33% N/A
21: Mining N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
22: Utilities N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
23: Construction 91.00% 9.00% N/A N/A N/A 9.69% N/A 90.31% N/A
31-33: Manufacturing 92.16% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 86.27% N/A
42: Wholesale 97.06% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 64.71% 57.35%
44-45: Retail 77.37% 21.90% N/A N/A N/A 24.09% 54.74% 27.74% 12.41%
48-49: Transportation & Warehousing 90.18% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 82.21% 34.36%
51: Information N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
52: Finance & Insurance 73.53% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
53: Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 98.26% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 95.35% N/A
54: Prof., Sci., & Tech. Services 90.59% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 49.41% 50.59% 25.88%
55: Mgmt of Companies & Enterprises N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
56: Admin. & Support & Waste Mgmt. & Remed. 66.52% 32.59% N/A N/A N/A 33.48% 68.75% 31.70% 16.52%
61: Educational Services N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
62: Health Care & Social Assistance 78.45% N/A N/A N/A N/A 21.55% 74.14% 26.72% N/A
71: Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
72: Accommodation & Food Services 33.33% 63.89% N/A N/A N/A 66.67% 86.11% N/A N/A
81: Other Services 70.93% 28.37% N/A N/A N/A 29.41% 36.68% 58.82% 10.03%

Source: 2012 Survey of Business Owners

Consumer Spending
Total Consumer Expenditures ($1,000): $655,378

Consumer Expenditures on:
Dining out: $29,188
Entertainment/Recreation: $31,172
Financial investments: $24,949
Health care: $48,829
Household services: $15,575
Housing: $183,389
Personal care products and services: $6,954
Local transportation: $106,839
Travel: $15,543

Source: Esri (2015)


D - Data withheld to avoid disclosing information for individual companies
N/A - Data or ratio are not available
Note: For information on survey methodology, see the Source links above. The 2000 decennial income data are based on 1999 income. All business data dollar figures are shown in current dollars for the period shown, are not adjusted for inflation, and do not reflect change in prices.