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Social Statistics

Goose Creek, South carolina,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school8,352100.0
Nursery school, preschool6017.2
Kindergarten5076.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,91046.8
High school (grades 9-12)1,59519.1
College or graduate school1,73920.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over15,260100.0
Less than 9th grade4312.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,1287.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,50829.5
Some college, no degree4,43929.1
Associate degree1,60710.5
Bachelor's degree2,18014.3
Graduate or professional degree9676.3
Percent high school graduate or higher89.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher20.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over21,826100.0
Never married6,27128.7
Now married, except separated12,87159.0
Separated3791.7
Widowed6903.2
Female
5762.6
Divorced1,6157.4
Female
1,0174.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years432100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren16237.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over16,002100.0
Civilian veterans3,74623.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years7,049100.0
With a disability6258.9
Population 21 to 64 years13,691100.0
With a disability2,91321.3
Percent employed
65.5(X)
No disability10,77878.7
Percent employed
77.2(X)
Population 65 years and over1,226100.0
With a disability57847.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over26,563100.0
Same house in 19959,29435.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199516,66562.7
Same county
3,88314.6
Different county
12,78248.1
Same state
3,11311.7
Different state
9,66936.4
Elsewhere in 19956042.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population29,162100.0
Native27,98496.0
Born in United States
27,36393.8
State of residence
10,56036.2
Different state
16,80357.6
Born outside United States
6212.1
Foreign born1,1784.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4241.5
Naturalized citizen
6302.2
Not a citizen
5481.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,178100.0
Europe33328.3
Asia47740.5
Africa433.7
Oceania221.9
Latin America24721.0
Northern America564.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over26,563100.0
English only24,57792.5
Language other than English1,9867.5
Speak English less than 'very well
6902.6
Spanish
8923.4
Speak English less than "very well"
3041.1
Other Indo-European languages
5842.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1310.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
4781.8
Speak English less than "very well"
2370.9
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population29,162100.0

Total ancestries reported

28,35397.2
Arab1000.3
Czech11210.4
Danish930.3
Dutch3181.1
English2,5058.6
French (except Basque)18633.0
French Canadian12130.7
German4,16614.3
Greek1520.5
Hungarian1320.5
Irish13,41511.7
Italian1,4775.1
Lithuanian170.1
Norwegian3601.2
Polish6432.2
Portuguese360.1
Russian1420.5
Scotch-Irish6702.3
Scottish6342.2
Slovak90.0
Subsaharan African840.3
Swedish2640.9
Swiss380.1
Ukrainian170.1
United States or American3,11010.7
Welsh1750.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)940.3
Other ancestries8,50529.2
(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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