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Economically Distressed Counties, Parishes and Burroughs in the United States and the NHS Routes Serving Them

Mississippi Percent Population Loss 1970 - 2000 by County

This information is archived data thru 2001. For current data, visit the Demographic Information tab on http://hepgis.fhwa.dot.gov


Map Key Showing Percent Population Loss Legend.

Mississippi State Map Showing Counties with a ten-year average unemployment greater than 12%: Holmes Issaquena, Jefferson, Jefferson Davis, and Sharkey. Counties with a ten average unemployment between 10-12%: Claiborne, Coahoma, Humphreys, Noxubee, Panola, Quitman, Sunflower, Tallahatchie, Washington, and Wilkinson. Click for a larger version.

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Counties with more than 5% loss: Adams, Bolivar, Coahoma, Holmes, Humphreys, Issaquena, Leflore, Montgomery, Noxubee, Quitman, Sharkey, Sunflower, Tallahatchie, Tunica, Washington, and Wilkinson.

Counties with less than 5% loss: Amite only.

Other Mississippi State Maps:

Percent Unemployment from 1992 - 2001 Showing National Highway System Routes

Percent Unemployment from 1992 - 2001 by County

Percent Population Loss 1970 - 2000 Showing National Highway System Routes

State maps are not scaled.  FHWA does not recommend adoption of these maps as a state policy without appropriate consultation and consideration of state issues.

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Updated: 12/30/2013
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