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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataAlabama

Social Statistics

Tuscaloosa, Alabama,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school29,775100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,2534.2
Kindergarten1,0873.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)6,88223.1
High school (grades 9-12)3,66412.3
College or graduate school16,88956.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over43,501100.0
Less than 9th grade2,9506.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6,28614.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)10,27323.6
Some college, no degree8,44019.4
Associate degree2,1054.8
Bachelor's degree7,78717.9
Graduate or professional degree5,66013.0
Percent high school graduate or higher78.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher30.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over65,314100.0
Never married28,79544.1
Now married, except separated25,27338.7
Separated1,3532.1
Widowed4,2516.5
Female
3,5635.5
Divorced5,6428.6
Female
3,4695.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,638100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren94557.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over62,515100.0
Civilian veterans6,96711.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years20,641100.0
With a disability2,07510.1
Population 21 to 64 years43,189100.0
With a disability8,27419.2
Percent employed
44.9(X)
No disability34,91580.8
Percent employed
72.3(X)
Population 65 years and over8,648100.0
With a disability4,12147.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over74,056100.0
Same house in 199531,87043.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199540,72055.0
Same county
21,24028.7
Different county
19,48026.3
Same state
12,45516.8
Different state
7,0259.5
Elsewhere in 19951,4662.0
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population78,265100.0
Native76,29897.5
Born in United States
75,69796.7
State of residence
57,44873.4
Different state
18,24923.3
Born outside United States
6010.8
Foreign born1,9672.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,2761.6
Naturalized citizen
6240.8
Not a citizen
1,3431.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,967100.0
Europe48924.9
Asia91046.3
Africa90.5
Oceania00.0
Latin America51526.2
Northern America442.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over74,056100.0
English only70,14194.7
Language other than English3,9155.3
Speak English less than 'very well
1,3871.9
Spanish
1,8532.5
Speak English less than "very well"
6110.8
Other Indo-European languages
1,1211.5
Speak English less than "very well"
2970.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
7901.1
Speak English less than "very well"
3830.5
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population78,265100.0

Total ancestries reported

64,44182.3
Arab1710.2
Czech11350.2
Danish640.1
Dutch7591.0
English6,2778.0
French (except Basque)11,2921.7
French Canadian1990.1
German4,4335.7
Greek930.1
Hungarian620.1
Irish15,4266.9
Italian8981.1
Lithuanian330.0
Norwegian3720.5
Polish4920.6
Portuguese00.0
Russian1310.2
Scotch-Irish1,7952.3
Scottish1,4941.9
Slovak330.0
Subsaharan African7771.0
Swedish2600.3
Swiss260.0
Ukrainian370.0
United States or American5,7297.3
Welsh4320.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1520.2
Other ancestries32,96942.1
(X) Not applicable.
1 The data represent a combination of two ancestries shown separately in Summary File 3. Czech includes Czechoslovakian. French includes Alsatian. French Canadian includes Acadian/Cajun. Irish includes Celtic.



Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices P18, P19, P21, P22, P24, P36, P37, P39, P42, PCT8, PCT16, PCT17, and PCT19

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