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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataNorth Carolina

Social Statistics

Goldsboro, North Carolina,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school10,084100.0
Nursery school, preschool6846.8
Kindergarten6296.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,62045.8
High school (grades 9-12)2,19621.8
College or graduate school1,95519.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over24,606100.0
Less than 9th grade2,2299.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,60314.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)7,10228.9
Some college, no degree5,61622.8
Associate degree1,8367.5
Bachelor's degree2,64610.8
Graduate or professional degree1,5746.4
Percent high school graduate or higher76.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher17.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over30,492100.0
Never married9,02629.6
Now married, except separated14,51847.6
Separated1,2214.0
Widowed2,8029.2
Female
2,3747.8
Divorced2,9259.6
Female
1,5485.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,113100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren62055.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over26,501100.0
Civilian veterans4,93318.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years8,120100.0
With a disability7329.0
Population 21 to 64 years17,913100.0
With a disability5,15228.8
Percent employed
48.4(X)
No disability12,76171.2
Percent employed
69.4(X)
Population 65 years and over4,750100.0
With a disability2,34749.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over36,002100.0
Same house in 199517,07247.4
Different house in the U.S. in 199517,69849.2
Same county
9,28825.8
Different county
8,41023.4
Same state
2,4756.9
Different state
5,93516.5
Elsewhere in 19951,2323.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population38,731100.0
Native37,79597.6
Born in United States
36,83595.1
State of residence
23,98261.9
Different state
12,85333.2
Born outside United States
9602.5
Foreign born9362.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2880.7
Naturalized citizen
5051.3
Not a citizen
4311.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)936100.0
Europe21122.5
Asia43946.9
Africa50.5
Oceania00.0
Latin America20421.8
Northern America778.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over36,002100.0
English only33,82393.9
Language other than English2,1796.1
Speak English less than 'very well
6921.9
Spanish
9922.8
Speak English less than "very well"
4041.1
Other Indo-European languages
6531.8
Speak English less than "very well"
1250.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
4091.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1370.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population38,731100.0

Total ancestries reported

34,73889.7
Arab1600.4
Czech1700.2
Danish250.1
Dutch2360.6
English2,7677.1
French (except Basque)15751.5
French Canadian11550.4
German2,2935.9
Greek580.1
Hungarian710.2
Irish11,8484.8
Italian6751.7
Lithuanian80.0
Norwegian2390.6
Polish2310.6
Portuguese280.1
Russian360.1
Scotch-Irish7481.9
Scottish5571.4
Slovak740.2
Subsaharan African4501.2
Swedish1370.4
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian460.1
United States or American2,8097.3
Welsh1150.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)920.2
Other ancestries20,23552.2
(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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