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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Greenwood MS General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||15,860||2,991,207|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||16,087||2,967,299|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||-1.4%||0.8%|
|Population, 2010 ||15,205||2,967,297|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||8.5%||7.1%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||27.7%||25.5%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||12.6%||12.8%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||54.4%||51.4% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||30.7%||59.1%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||67.2%||37.0%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.1%||0.5%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.9%||0.9%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||Z||0.0%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||0.7%||1.1%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||1.1%||2.7%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||30.4%||58.0% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||88.6%||85.8%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||2.8%||2.2%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||3.8%||3.9%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||74.4%||81.5%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||19.1%||20.1%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||662||200,748|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||13.8||23.9|
|Housing units, 2010 ||6,759||1,274,719|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||45.6%||69.4%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||19.3%||13.9%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$84,600||$99,900|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||5,551||1,088,073|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.70||2.65|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$16,348||$20,618|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$26,892||$39,031|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||38.8%||22.7%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||1,272||225,977|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||18.0%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.3%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||4.0%||1.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.0%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.8%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||26.5%||26.9% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||D||59,869,456|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||631,373||23,003,585|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||387,841||33,751,407|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$24,193||$11,552|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||D||7,045,097|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||12.34||46,923.27|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||1,232.7||63.2|
|FIPS Code ||29340||28|
|Counties ||Leflore County|
|(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.|
|(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.|
|FN: Footnote on this item for this area in place of data|
|NA: Not available|
|D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information|
|X: Not applicable|
|S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards|
|Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown|
|F: Fewer than 100 firms|
|Source: ProximityOne; Census Bureau; BLS|
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