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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataTennessee

Social Statistics

Oak Ridge, Tennessee,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school6,550100.0
Nursery school, preschool5077.7
Kindergarten3495.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,05046.6
High school (grades 9-12)1,50022.9
College or graduate school1,14417.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over19,456100.0
Less than 9th grade7053.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,3807.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,61623.7
Some college, no degree4,14521.3
Associate degree1,2366.4
Bachelor's degree3,89920.0
Graduate or professional degree3,47517.9
Percent high school graduate or higher89.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher37.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over22,362100.0
Never married4,35019.5
Now married, except separated12,85757.5
Separated3421.5
Widowed2,0099.0
Female
1,6577.4
Divorced2,80412.5
Female
1,6357.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years447100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren19643.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over21,249100.0
Civilian veterans3,79617.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years5,603100.0
With a disability4508.0
Population 21 to 64 years14,604100.0
With a disability2,43616.7
Percent employed
47.9(X)
No disability12,16883.3
Percent employed
78.7(X)
Population 65 years and over5,521100.0
With a disability2,13538.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over26,004100.0
Same house in 199515,25958.7
Different house in the U.S. in 199510,39740.0
Same county
4,69318.0
Different county
5,70421.9
Same state
2,82510.9
Different state
2,87911.1
Elsewhere in 19953481.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population27,413100.0
Native26,17695.5
Born in United States
25,98194.8
State of residence
13,42849.0
Different state
12,55345.8
Born outside United States
1950.7
Foreign born1,2374.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
6472.4
Naturalized citizen
5452.0
Not a citizen
6922.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,237100.0
Europe45236.5
Asia40032.3
Africa131.1
Oceania00.0
Latin America24519.8
Northern America12710.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over26,004100.0
English only24,44794.0
Language other than English1,5576.0
Speak English less than 'very well
6182.4
Spanish
6602.5
Speak English less than "very well"
2711.0
Other Indo-European languages
5602.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1610.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
3171.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1860.7
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population27,413100.0

Total ancestries reported

26,20695.6
Arab630.2
Czech1780.3
Danish660.2
Dutch5822.1
English4,37516.0
French (except Basque)15542.0
French Canadian11030.4
German3,27011.9
Greek390.1
Hungarian1320.5
Irish13,03211.1
Italian4791.7
Lithuanian280.1
Norwegian2290.8
Polish4001.5
Portuguese40.0
Russian1980.7
Scotch-Irish1,2964.7
Scottish9973.6
Slovak290.1
Subsaharan African750.3
Swedish2791.0
Swiss920.3
Ukrainian270.1
United States or American3,41612.5
Welsh2520.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)70.0
Other ancestries6,10422.3
(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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