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Local Business Profile - Pontotoc County, Mississippi

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

Demographics

Demographic Characteristics
Total population: 30,374
Percent under 5 years: 6.6%
Percent under 18 years: 26.7%
Percent 18 years and over: 73.3%
Percent 65 years and over: 13.7%
Race Breakout
Percent White: 79.43%
Percent Black: 14.67%
Percent American Indian or Alaska Native: 0.05%
Percent Asian: 0.57%
Percent Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
Percent two or more races: 1.05%
Percent some other race: 4.23%
Percent Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 6.10%
For more demographic data and margins of error, go here.

Socioeconomic Characteristics
Average household size: 2.94
Average household income: $52,759
Percent in poverty: 16.2%
Percent high school degree or higher: 78.0%
Percent Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.2%
Percent population 16 or over in labor force: 60.0%
Employment rate: 55.4%
Percent with a disability: 17.3%
Percent with health insurance coverage: 81.5%
Average travel time to work (mins.): 24.6
Percent workers using public transportation: 0.1%
Percent veterans: 6.8%
Percent foreign born: 2.0%
Percent speaking Spanish at home: 3.7%
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: 7,754
Renter-occupied housing units: 2,469
Single-family detached housing units: 8,725
Homeownership rate: 75.8%
Vacancy rate: 18.2%
Average value of owner-occupied housing units: $101,525
Average rent (housing): $420
Average monthly owner cost (with a mortgage): $531
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 490 10,304 292.8 N/A 1,939 73.5
11: Agriculture 3 N/A N/A N/A 30 1.3
21: Mining 0 N/A N/A N/A 3 0.0
22: Utilities 6 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
23: Construction 32 144 4.0 N/A 328 15.5
31-33: Manufacturing 73 6,242 188.6 N/A 35 1.4
42: Wholesale 20 179 5.4 65.2 46 3.2
44-45: Retail 90 965 21.0 259.3 239 13.4
48-49: Transportation & Warehousing 25 349 12.2 61.8 133 12.2
51: Information 3 N/A N/A N/A 7 0.2
52: Finance & Insurance 40 216 8.0 N/A 64 2.8
53: Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 8 N/A 0.4 N/A 84 3.7
54: Prof., Sci., & Tech. Services 24 122 3.5 9.8 115 3.3
55: Mgmt of Companies & Enterprises 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
56: Admin. & Support & Waste Mgmt. & Remed. 18 193 5.1 N/A 159 2.1
61: Educational Services 4 N/A N/A N/A 29 0.3
62: Health Care & Social Assistance 40 794 24.8 N/A 99 2.6
71: Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 3 N/A N/A N/A 48 0.4
72: Accommodation & Food Services 38 565 5.9 20.3 22 1.1
81: Other Services 60 311 7.0 N/A 496 9.9



     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 21 28,414 0 62 37,924
11: Agriculture N/A N/A N/A 10,069 41,667
21: Mining 0 0 0 0 9,667
22: Utilities N/A N/A N/A 5,035 N/A
23: Construction 5 27,493 0 944 47,387
31-33: Manufacturing 86 30,212 0 414 38,943
42: Wholesale 9 29,961 4,077 1,510 70,543
44-45: Retail 11 21,800 2,946 336 56,238
48-49: Transportation & Warehousing 14 35,060 2,207 1,208 91,451
51: Information N/A N/A N/A 10,069 30,857
52: Finance & Insurance 5 36,907 N/A 755 44,188
53: Real Estate & Rental & Leasing N/A N/A N/A 3,776 44,226
54: Prof., Sci., & Tech. Services 5 28,664 409 1,259 28,322
55: Mgmt of Companies & Enterprises N/A N/A N/A 30,207 0
56: Admin. & Support & Waste Mgmt. & Remed. 11 26,596 N/A 1,678 13,176
61: Educational Services N/A N/A N/A 7,552 9,138
62: Health Care & Social Assistance 20 31,237 N/A 755 26,000
71: Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation N/A N/A N/A 10,069 9,271
72: Accommodation & Food Services 15 10,496 614 795 47,909
81: Other Services 5 22,537 N/A 503 19,966

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 84.70% N/A N/A N/A N/A 0.53% 20.05%  56.46% 13.72%
11: Agriculture N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  100.00% 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 100.00% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 36.21%  63.79% N/A
31-33: Manufacturing 89.23% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  84.62% N/A
42: Wholesale 89.47% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  89.47% N/A
44-45: Retail 65.85% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 4.88%  29.27% N/A
48-49: Transportation & Warehousing 91.67% N/A N/A N/A N/A 4.17% 29.17%  54.17% N/A
51: Information N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  N/A N/A
52: Finance & Insurance 76.67% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  10.00% N/A
53: Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 100.00% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  42.86% N/A
54: Prof., Sci., & Tech. Services 100.00% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  100.00% 32.50%
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. 77.78% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 44.44%  44.44% N/A
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 45.45% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 27.27%  N/A 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 90.48% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  N/A N/A
81: Other Services 75.00% N/A N/A N/A N/A 8.33% N/A  75.00% N/A

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 93.39% 6.55% N/A N/A 1.61% 8.63% 32.02% 57.74% 6.37%
11: Agriculture N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 96.00% 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 97.47% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 8.23% 91.46% N/A
31-33: Manufacturing 96.00% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 64.00% N/A
42: Wholesale 52.94% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 76.47% N/A
44-45: Retail 96.00% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 46.67% 32.00% N/A
48-49: Transportation & Warehousing 81.94% 18.75% N/A N/A N/A 19.44% 36.11% 54.86% N/A
51: Information N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
52: Finance & Insurance 100.00% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 87.50% N/A
53: Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 99.06% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 48.11% N/A
54: Prof., Sci., & Tech. Services 99.42% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 21.05% 70.76% 7.02%
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. 87.04% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 52.78% 34.26% N/A
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 74.36% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 92.31% N/A 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 90.00% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
81: Other Services 92.33% 7.67% N/A N/A N/A 8.47% 44.97% 47.35% N/A

Source: 2012 Survey of Business Owners

Consumer Spending
Total Consumer Expenditures ($1,000): $550,021

Consumer Expenditures on:
Dining out: $25,009
Entertainment/Recreation: $25,905
Financial investments: $16,755
Health care: $40,126
Household services: $13,291
Housing: $154,026
Personal care products and services: $6,012
Local transportation: $89,350
Travel: $13,356

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.