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|People QuickFacts||Prentiss County||Mississippi|
|Population, 2013 estimate||25,388||2,991,207|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||25,276||2,967,299|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||0.4%||0.8%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||6.6%||6.6%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||23.4%||24.7%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||16.5%||13.9%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||50.7%||51.4%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||84.3%||59.8%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||14.0%||37.4%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.3%||0.6%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.2%||1.0%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||Z||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||1.2%||1.1%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||1.4%||2.9%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||83.2%||57.5%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||84.4%||85.6%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||0.9%||2.2%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||2.1%||3.9%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||73.2%||81.0%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||11.5%||20.0%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||22.7||23.9|
|Housing units, 2013||11,017||1,283,165|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||76.5%||69.9%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||10.5%||13.6%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$73,800||$100,200|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.52||2.64|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$17,546||$20,670|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$33,294||$38,882|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||24.3%||22.3%|
|Business QuickFacts||Prentiss County||Mississippi|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||485||58,6441|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||6,662||895,8041|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||4.9%||0.9%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||1,497||199,777|
|Total number of firms, 2007||1,862||225,977|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||5.9%||18.0%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.3%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||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||32.1%||26.9%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||975,223||59,869,456|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||17,781||23,003,585|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||162,043||33,751,407|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$6,359||$11,552|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||17,540||7,045,097|
|Building permits, 2012||9||6,039|
|Geography QuickFacts||Prentiss County||Mississippi|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||414.98||46,923.27|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||60.9||63.2|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||None|