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Social Statistics

Jacksonville, Arkansas,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school8,075100.0
Nursery school, preschool6047.5
Kindergarten5667.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,63345.0
High school (grades 9-12)1,68420.9
College or graduate school1,58819.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over17,417100.0
Less than 9th grade6173.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,96811.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)5,69532.7
Some college, no degree5,16429.6
Associate degree1,2947.4
Bachelor's degree1,82510.5
Graduate or professional degree8544.9
Percent high school graduate or higher85.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over22,544100.0
Never married5,48724.3
Now married, except separated12,83056.9
Separated5992.7
Widowed1,1154.9
Female
9844.4
Divorced2,51311.1
Female
1,4806.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years557100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren30855.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over18,441100.0
Civilian veterans4,26323.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years6,917100.0
With a disability73110.6
Population 21 to 64 years15,169100.0
With a disability3,53523.3
Percent employed
55.0(X)
No disability11,63476.7
Percent employed
76.1(X)
Population 65 years and over2,111100.0
With a disability95945.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over27,116100.0
Same house in 199510,86840.1
Different house in the U.S. in 199514,90955.0
Same county
7,53027.8
Different county
7,37927.2
Same state
1,8166.7
Different state
5,56320.5
Elsewhere in 19951,3394.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population29,787100.0
Native28,75496.5
Born in United States
27,87893.6
State of residence
13,85946.5
Different state
14,01947.1
Born outside United States
8762.9
Foreign born1,0333.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3951.3
Naturalized citizen
5822.0
Not a citizen
4511.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,033100.0
Europe25124.3
Asia36635.4
Africa111.1
Oceania90.9
Latin America36134.9
Northern America353.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over27,116100.0
English only25,25093.1
Language other than English1,8666.9
Speak English less than 'very well
6102.2
Spanish
9423.5
Speak English less than "very well"
3181.2
Other Indo-European languages
4131.5
Speak English less than "very well"
920.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
5071.9
Speak English less than "very well"
2000.7
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population29,787100.0

Total ancestries reported

28,07994.3
Arab200.1
Czech1460.2
Danish150.1
Dutch4321.5
English2,3738.0
French (except Basque)17982.7
French Canadian11950.7
German3,72812.5
Greek380.1
Hungarian200.1
Irish13,08210.3
Italian7272.4
Lithuanian90.0
Norwegian1630.5
Polish4361.5
Portuguese180.1
Russian210.1
Scotch-Irish5431.8
Scottish4141.4
Slovak50.0
Subsaharan African1110.4
Swedish1350.5
Swiss460.2
Ukrainian60.0
United States or American3,37111.3
Welsh980.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)840.3
Other ancestries11,14537.4
(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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