Demographics

Current demographic information for the Panola area.

General Characteristics

General Characteristics (2010)

Number

Percent

U.S.

Total population 34,707    
Male 16,683 48.1%  
Female 18,024 51.9%  
Median age (years) 36.4 (X)  
Ages 4 years & under 2,568 7.4%  
Ages 5-14 5,137 14.8%  
Ages 15-24  4,928 14.2%  
25 years and over 17,735 51.1%  
65 years and over 4,408 12.7%  
One race 34,395 99.1%  
White 17,145 49.4%  
Black or African American 16,868 48.6%  
American Indian  69 0.2%  
Asian 69 0.2%  
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%  
Some other race 208 0.6%  
Two or more races 312 0.9  
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 517 1.5 12.5%
Diversity Index   53.3  
Households 12,839    
Families 9,086    
Average household size 2.68 (X)  
Average family size 3.22 (X)  
Total housing units 14,697    
Occupied housing units 12,831 87.3%  
Owner-occupied housing units 9,465 64.4%  
Renter-occupied housing units 3,366 22.9%  
Vacant housing units 1,852 12.6%  

(X) Not applicable.
(Source: www.esri.com/ba)

Social Characteristics

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Number

Percent

Population 25 years and over 22,143  
High school graduate or higher 13,118 63.5
Bachelor's degree or higher 2,233 10.8
Civilian veterans (civilian population 18 years and over) 2,289 9.5
Disability status (population 5 years and over) 8,796 28.1
Foreign born 222 0.6
Male, Now married, except separated (population 15 years and over) 6,523 53.9
Female, Now married, except separated (population 15 years and over) 6,374 45.9
Speak a language other than English at home (population 5 years and over) 810 2.6

(X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Summary File 1 (SF 1) and Summary File 3 (SF 3)

Economic Charactersistics

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Number

Percent

U.S.

In labor force (population 16 years and over) 14,012 55.1 63.9%
Mean travel time to work in minutes (workers 16 years and over) 27.2 (X) 25.5
Median household income in 1999 (dollars) 26,785 (X) 41,994
Median family income in 1999 (dollars) 32,675 (X) 50,046
Per capita income in 1999 (dollars) 13,075 (X) 21,587
Families below poverty level 1,922 21.2 9.2%
Individuals below poverty level 8,570 25.3 12.4%

(X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Summary File 1 (SF 1) and Summary File 3 (SF 3)

Housing Characteristics

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Number

Percent

U.S.

Single-family owner-occupied homes 5,646    
Median value (dollars) 57,700 (X) 119,600
Median of selected monthly owner costs (X) (X)  
With a mortgage (dollars) 689 (X) 1,088
Not mortgaged (dollars) 231 (X) 295

(X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Summary File 1 (SF 1) and Summary File 3 (SF 3)