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Social Statistics

Jackson, Tennessee,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school16,706100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,2087.2
Kindergarten1,0566.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)7,20243.1
High school (grades 9-12)3,16118.9
College or graduate school4,07924.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over36,686100.0
Less than 9th grade2,7397.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5,43814.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)10,53728.7
Some college, no degree7,89421.5
Associate degree1,7344.7
Bachelor's degree5,24114.3
Graduate or professional degree3,1038.5
Percent high school graduate or higher77.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher22.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over46,446100.0
Never married13,98130.1
Now married, except separated21,62846.6
Separated1,4343.1
Widowed3,9328.5
Female
3,2557.0
Divorced5,47111.8
Female
3,2787.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,349100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren69651.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over44,170100.0
Civilian veterans5,14311.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years14,710100.0
With a disability1,54510.5
Population 21 to 64 years32,226100.0
With a disability7,26922.6
Percent employed
55.6(X)
No disability24,95777.4
Percent employed
77.3(X)
Population 65 years and over7,174100.0
With a disability3,42247.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over55,361100.0
Same house in 199524,85344.9
Different house in the U.S. in 199529,62553.5
Same county
16,94730.6
Different county
12,67822.9
Same state
6,69112.1
Different state
5,98710.8
Elsewhere in 19958831.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population59,673100.0
Native58,01897.2
Born in United States
57,72596.7
State of residence
42,95072.0
Different state
14,77524.8
Born outside United States
2930.5
Foreign born1,6552.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,2812.1
Naturalized citizen
2560.4
Not a citizen
1,3992.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,655100.0
Europe20212.2
Asia37922.9
Africa774.7
Oceania00.0
Latin America86852.4
Northern America1297.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over55,361100.0
English only52,75595.3
Language other than English2,6064.7
Speak English less than 'very well
1,1172.0
Spanish
1,5632.8
Speak English less than "very well"
7901.4
Other Indo-European languages
5911.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1700.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
3140.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1340.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population59,673100.0

Total ancestries reported

51,27085.9
Arab510.1
Czech1770.1
Danish330.1
Dutch3990.7
English4,2607.1
French (except Basque)17781.3
French Canadian11720.3
German3,2085.4
Greek510.1
Hungarian260.0
Irish14,3347.3
Italian6971.2
Lithuanian70.0
Norwegian1990.3
Polish3680.6
Portuguese00.0
Russian770.1
Scotch-Irish1,4302.4
Scottish8021.3
Slovak50.0
Subsaharan African8271.4
Swedish810.1
Swiss530.1
Ukrainian80.0
United States or American6,87511.5
Welsh1490.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1240.2
Other ancestries26,17943.9
(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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