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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataTennessee

Social Statistics

Kingsport, Tennessee,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school9,318100.0
Nursery school, preschool5846.3
Kindergarten4965.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,83951.9
High school (grades 9-12)2,17223.3
College or graduate school1,22713.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over31,971100.0
Less than 9th grade3,53311.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,99512.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)9,29929.1
Some college, no degree5,91418.5
Associate degree1,6765.2
Bachelor's degree4,78515.0
Graduate or professional degree2,7698.7
Percent high school graduate or higher76.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher23.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over36,306100.0
Never married6,34117.5
Now married, except separated19,58854.0
Separated8212.3
Widowed4,19511.6
Female
3,6069.9
Divorced5,36114.8
Female
3,2919.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years674100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren42362.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over34,773100.0
Civilian veterans5,34015.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years8,454100.0
With a disability90110.7
Population 21 to 64 years24,641100.0
With a disability5,80723.6
Percent employed
42.0(X)
No disability18,83476.4
Percent employed
72.3(X)
Population 65 years and over8,016100.0
With a disability3,94649.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over42,076100.0
Same house in 199522,56453.6
Different house in the U.S. in 199519,14645.5
Same county
11,82128.1
Different county
7,32517.4
Same state
3,4498.2
Different state
3,8769.2
Elsewhere in 19953660.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population44,560100.0
Native43,63497.9
Born in United States
43,46397.5
State of residence
27,27561.2
Different state
16,18836.3
Born outside United States
1710.4
Foreign born9262.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4771.1
Naturalized citizen
4311.0
Not a citizen
4951.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)926100.0
Europe32835.4
Asia24326.2
Africa242.6
Oceania00.0
Latin America19621.2
Northern America13514.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over42,076100.0
English only40,85897.1
Language other than English1,2182.9
Speak English less than 'very well
4331.0
Spanish
5511.3
Speak English less than "very well"
2120.5
Other Indo-European languages
4361.0
Speak English less than "very well"
1210.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2130.5
Speak English less than "very well"
930.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population44,560100.0

Total ancestries reported

36,10381.0
Arab1030.2
Czech1600.1
Danish230.1
Dutch9722.2
English5,87213.2
French (except Basque)18551.9
French Canadian11260.3
German4,49510.1
Greek840.2
Hungarian710.2
Irish14,92311.0
Italian5121.1
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian1720.4
Polish2330.5
Portuguese80.0
Russian380.1
Scotch-Irish1,9634.4
Scottish1,0252.3
Slovak60.0
Subsaharan African950.2
Swedish1460.3
Swiss150.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American7,45316.7
Welsh1750.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)210.0
Other ancestries6,65714.9
(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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