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Local Business Profile - Union County, Mississippi

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

Demographics

Demographic Characteristics
Total population: 27,536
Percent under 5 years: 6.8%
Percent under 18 years: 25.5%
Percent 18 years and over: 74.5%
Percent 65 years and over: 15.0%
Race Breakout
Percent White: 82.42%
Percent Black: 13.85%
Percent American Indian or Alaska Native: 0.31%
Percent Asian: 0.71%
Percent Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.11%
Percent two or more races: 1.38%
Percent some other race: 1.23%
Percent Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 4.53%
For more demographic data and margins of error, go here.

Socioeconomic Characteristics
Average household size: 2.65
Average household income: $49,902
Percent in poverty: 24.0%
Percent high school degree or higher: 77.0%
Percent Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.9%
Percent population 16 or over in labor force: 58.4%
Employment rate: 52.3%
Percent with a disability: 18.5%
Percent with health insurance coverage: 81.7%
Average travel time to work (mins.): 25.2
Percent workers using public transportation: 0.2%
Percent veterans: 6.9%
Percent foreign born: 3.3%
Percent speaking Spanish at home: 4.0%
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: 7,394
Renter-occupied housing units: 2,898
Single-family detached housing units: 8,471
Homeownership rate: 71.8%
Vacancy rate: 11.5%
Average value of owner-occupied housing units: $119,669
Average rent (housing): $450
Average monthly owner cost (with a mortgage): $553
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 495 9,445 313.0 N/A 1,840 78.8
11: Agriculture 2 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
21: Mining 0 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
22: Utilities 4 N/A N/A N/A 3 0.0
23: Construction 31 180 6.6 N/A 321 19.8
31-33: Manufacturing 40 3,966 150.5 N/A 36 2.7
42: Wholesale 18 176 6.6 200.6 36 5.2
44-45: Retail 104 1,087 23.4 297.2 179 12.4
48-49: Transportation & Warehousing 36 N/A N/A N/A 124 10.4
51: Information 7 N/A N/A N/A 10 0.3
52: Finance & Insurance 36 209 7.8 N/A 50 1.9
53: Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 14 31 0.7 4.1 124 9.5
54: Prof., Sci., & Tech. Services 27 97 3.3 7.9 142 3.1
55: Mgmt of Companies & Enterprises 2 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
56: Admin. & Support & Waste Mgmt. & Remed. 15 106 3.9 7.7 186 3.0
61: Educational Services 5 N/A N/A N/A 28 0.5
62: Health Care & Social Assistance 53 1,252 42.8 111.7 112 1.6
71: Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 3 N/A N/A N/A 38 0.5
72: Accommodation & Food Services 37 616 8.1 26.2 20 0.7
81: Other Services 61 303 4.7 N/A 423 6.9



     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 19 33,142 0 55 42,843
11: Agriculture N/A N/A N/A 13,669 N/A
21: Mining 0 0 0 0 0
22: Utilities N/A N/A N/A 6,835 10,333
23: Construction 6 36,389 0 882 61,710
31-33: Manufacturing 99 37,950 0 683 76,278
42: Wholesale 10 37,449 11,798 1,519 144,611
44-45: Retail 10 21,505 2,943 263 69,480
48-49: Transportation & Warehousing N/A N/A N/A 759 83,952
51: Information N/A N/A N/A 3,905 28,800
52: Finance & Insurance 6 37,211 N/A 759 37,860
53: Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 2 22,065 256 1,953 76,282
54: Prof., Sci., & Tech. Services 4 33,876 294 1,013 21,965
55: Mgmt of Companies & Enterprises N/A N/A N/A 13,669 0
56: Admin. & Support & Waste Mgmt. & Remed. 7 36,528 516 1,823 16,167
61: Educational Services N/A N/A N/A 5,468 16,607
62: Health Care & Social Assistance 24 34,222 2,190 516 14,295
71: Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation N/A N/A N/A 9,113 13,237
72: Accommodation & Food Services 17 13,219 688 739 33,500
81: Other Services 5 15,393 N/A 448 16,392

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 78.96% 0.22% N/A 1.74% 0.43% 2.17% 12.58%  57.05% 4.34%
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 73.33% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  66.67% 3.33%
31-33: Manufacturing 82.50% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  82.50% N/A
42: Wholesale N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  N/A N/A
44-45: Retail 69.23% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 32.31%  30.77% N/A
48-49: Transportation & Warehousing 78.57% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  60.71% 10.71%
51: Information N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  N/A N/A
52: Finance & Insurance 72.97% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 16.22%  59.46% N/A
53: Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 60.00% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  25.00% N/A
54: Prof., Sci., & Tech. Services 96.49% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 14.04%  71.93% N/A
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. 88.24% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 17.65%  47.06% 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 86.67% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 1.33%  85.33% 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 83.87% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A  43.55% N/A
81: Other Services 90.91% N/A N/A N/A N/A 9.09% 90.91%  9.09% 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 89.76% 8.18% N/A 0.98% 1.25% 10.89% 25.96% 68.35% 11.54%
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 98.84% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 95.35% 19.07%
31-33: Manufacturing 100.00% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 41.86% N/A
42: Wholesale N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
44-45: Retail 89.36% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 53.19% 21.28% N/A
48-49: Transportation & Warehousing 61.86% 28.87% N/A N/A N/A 39.18% N/A 84.54% 26.80%
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 71.43% 26.19% N/A
53: Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 98.76% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 93.17% N/A
54: Prof., Sci., & Tech. Services 99.22% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 18.43% 72.94% 13.33%
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. 92.11% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 48.03% 51.97% N/A
61: Educational Services 96.43% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 96.43% N/A N/A
62: Health Care & Social Assistance 73.96% N/A N/A N/A N/A 36.46% 69.79% 30.21% N/A
71: Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 96.36% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 100.00% N/A
72: Accommodation & Food Services 30.00% N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 50.00% N/A
81: Other Services 79.49% 18.82% N/A N/A N/A 20.51% 39.89% 56.18% 13.76%

Source: 2012 Survey of Business Owners

Consumer Spending
Total Consumer Expenditures ($1,000): $511,740

Consumer Expenditures on:
Dining out: $23,100
Entertainment/Recreation: $24,177
Financial investments: $16,885
Health care: $37,568
Household services: $12,344
Housing: $143,464
Personal care products and services: $5,529
Local transportation: $82,881
Travel: $12,464

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.