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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Wilkinson County is $16,458, which is lower than the state average of $20,956 and is much lower than the national average of $28,555. Wilkinson County median household income is $32,044, which has grown by 69.29% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 25.96% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Wilkinson County residents spend 34.1 minutes per day commuting to work, which is higher than the state average of 23.4 minutes and is higher than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #65

Wilkinson County
16,458 USD
Mississippi
20,956 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Wilkinson County
26,526 USD
Mississippi
26,188 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Wilkinson County
35,825 USD
Mississippi
31,341 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Wilkinson County
17,880 USD
Mississippi
21,815 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #52
Wilkinson County
32,044 USD
Mississippi
39,464 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Wilkinson County
43,078 USD
Mississippi
54,881 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #1
Wilkinson County
69.29%
Mississippi
25.96%
U.S.
27.36%
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 Wilkinson CountyMississippiU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income8.38%$9,110, see rank12.73%$12,90621.11%$16,919
Social Security Income40.88%$14,034, see rank32.95%$16,06529.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income2.12%$3,211, see rank2.82%$2,8402.82%$3,720
Retirement Income20.52%$17,270, see rank17.70%$19,86917.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
Wilkinson County
41,512 USD
Mississippi
49,125 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Wilkinson County
50,372 USD
Mississippi
64,194 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 Wilkinson CountyMississippiU.S.
White$46,406, see rank$48,738$56,900
Black$23,987, see rank$26,384$35,600

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 Wilkinson CountyMississippiU.S.
less than 25$15,694, see rank$21,311$25,788
25 to 44$51,466, see rank$43,119$58,398
45 to 64$36,069, see rank$45,830$65,027
65 or over$22,027, see rank$29,690$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 Wilkinson CountyMississippiU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over7,592, see rank2,323,223248,775,628
Male14,072, 53.64%, see rank47.84%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:21,805, 44.33%, see rank62.99%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.81%0.73%
Male, Civilian21,805, 44.33%, see rank62.18%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed31,649, 91.36%, see rank89.08%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed3156, 8.64%, see rank10.92%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force22,267, 55.67%, see rank37.01%30.72%
Female13,520, 46.36%, see rank52.16%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:21,848, 52.50%, see rank54.20%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.16%0.11%
Female, Civilian21,848, 52.50%, see rank54.05%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed31,569, 84.90%, see rank89.05%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed3279, 15.10%, see rank10.95%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force21,672, 47.50%, see rank45.80%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 Wilkinson CountyMississippiU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over3,152, 100%1,183,892141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone2,552, 80.96%, see rank84.13%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled351, 11.14%, see rank10.20%9.59%
Public Transportation9, 0.29%, see rank0.41%5.06%
Walked176, 5.58%, see rank1.58%2.78%
Other Means11, 0.35%, see rank1.42%1.79%
Worked at Home53, 1.68%, see rank2.25%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Wilkinson County
34.1 minutes
Mississippi
23.4 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 Wilkinson CountyMississippiU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over3,2181,198,828143,435,233
Male11,649, 51.24%, see rank51.35%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2334, 20.25%, see rank25.36%33.12%
Service Occupations2320, 19.41%, see rank14.55%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations2110, 6.67%, see rank15.12%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations226, 1.58%, see rank1.57%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2314, 19.04%, see rank11.81%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2410, 24.86%, see rank23.91%17.94%
Female11,569, 48.76%, see rank48.65%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2549, 34.99%, see rank37.22%40.04%
Service Occupations2621, 39.58%, see rank21.48%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations2308, 19.63%, see rank32.79%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.25%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.35%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations291, 5.80%, see rank7.58%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Wilkinson CountyMississippiU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over3,218, 100%1,198,828143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining119, 3.70%, see rank3.09%1.96%
Construction258, 8.02%, see rank6.72%6.17%
Manufacturing207, 6.43%, see rank13.07%10.43%
Wholesale Trade75, 2.33%, see rank2.59%2.75%
Retail Trade333, 10.35%, see rank11.80%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities368, 11.44%, see rank5.62%4.93%
Information11, 0.34%, see rank1.37%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing60, 1.86%, see rank4.84%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
58, 1.80%, see rank6.38%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance856, 26.60%, see rank24.49%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
143, 4.44%, see rank9.46%9.49%
Public Administration645, 20.04%, see rank5.69%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration85, 2.64%, see rank4.87%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 Wilkinson County%MississippiU.S.
Population in Poverty2,40528.37%, see rank22.64%15.59%
Family in Poverty51324.52%, see rank17.72%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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