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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataMississippi

Social Statistics

Hattiesburg, Mississippi,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school17,070100.0
Nursery school, preschool8174.8
Kindergarten6463.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,30325.2
High school (grades 9-12)1,85910.9
College or graduate school9,44555.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over24,066100.0
Less than 9th grade1,6096.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,42314.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)5,28622.0
Some college, no degree5,53423.0
Associate degree1,2565.2
Bachelor's degree4,20217.5
Graduate or professional degree2,75611.5
Percent high school graduate or higher79.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher28.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over36,675100.0
Never married16,23044.3
Now married, except separated12,65834.5
Separated8912.4
Widowed2,7297.4
Female
2,3486.4
Divorced4,16711.4
Female
2,3476.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,085100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren67462.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over34,945100.0
Civilian veterans3,59210.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years11,228100.0
With a disability1,0299.2
Population 21 to 64 years24,501100.0
With a disability4,59818.8
Percent employed
45.5(X)
No disability19,90381.2
Percent employed
72.6(X)
Population 65 years and over4,704100.0
With a disability2,39751.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over41,901100.0
Same house in 199516,99940.6
Different house in the U.S. in 199524,03157.4
Same county
9,61222.9
Different county
14,41934.4
Same state
9,48122.6
Different state
4,93811.8
Elsewhere in 19958712.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population44,697100.0
Native43,55197.4
Born in United States
43,26796.8
State of residence
32,66773.1
Different state
10,60023.7
Born outside United States
2840.6
Foreign born1,1462.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
8221.8
Naturalized citizen
1780.4
Not a citizen
9682.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,146100.0
Europe30927.0
Asia52245.5
Africa322.8
Oceania151.3
Latin America22319.5
Northern America453.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over41,901100.0
English only39,84695.1
Language other than English2,0554.9
Speak English less than 'very well
8051.9
Spanish
9802.3
Speak English less than "very well"
3320.8
Other Indo-European languages
5291.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1130.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
4311.0
Speak English less than "very well"
3100.7
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population44,697100.0

Total ancestries reported

39,72588.9
Arab1690.4
Czech1360.1
Danish730.2
Dutch3120.7
English2,7556.2
French (except Basque)11,1122.5
French Canadian12530.6
German2,3665.3
Greek730.2
Hungarian480.1
Irish12,9566.6
Italian7981.8
Lithuanian70.0
Norwegian1720.4
Polish1940.4
Portuguese270.1
Russian1250.3
Scotch-Irish1,4083.2
Scottish6201.4
Slovak180.0
Subsaharan African5651.3
Swedish1610.4
Swiss280.1
Ukrainian260.1
United States or American4,2419.5
Welsh2420.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)340.1
Other ancestries20,90646.8
(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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