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Social Statistics for Dallas County, Alabama

Dallas county alabama dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school13,032100.0
Nursery school, preschool9046.9
Kindergarten6825.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)6,05446.5
High school (grades 9-12)3,52227.0
College or graduate school1,87014.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over28,742100.0
Less than 9th grade3,09610.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5,42818.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)9,64633.6
Some college, no degree4,95417.2
Associate degree1,6145.6
Bachelor's degree2,4438.5
Graduate or professional degree1,5615.4
Percent high school graduate or higher70.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher13.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over35,620100.0
Never married11,58232.5
Now married, except separated15,51243.5
Separated1,4814.2
Widowed3,72410.5
Female
3,0768.6
Divorced3,3219.3
Female
1,8605.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,692100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,02260.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over33,126100.0
Civilian veterans3,71211.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years12,023100.0
With a disability1,0799.0
Population 21 to 64 years24,484100.0
With a disability7,63931.2
Percent employed
39.8(X)
No disability16,84568.8
Percent employed
64.4(X)
Population 65 years and over6,296100.0
With a disability3,32252.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over42,959100.0
Same house in 199527,91565.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199514,63734.1
Same county
11,08025.8
Different county
3,5578.3
Same state
1,6963.9
Different state
1,8614.3
Elsewhere in 19954070.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population46,365100.0
Native46,04399.3
Born in United States
45,90099.0
State of residence
40,02986.3
Different state
5,87112.7
Born outside United States
1430.3
Foreign born3220.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1230.3
Naturalized citizen
1380.3
Not a citizen
1840.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)322100.0
Europe7523.3
Asia9830.4
Africa5918.3
Oceania00.0
Latin America8526.4
Northern America51.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over42,959100.0
English only41,87897.5
Language other than English1,0812.5
Speak English less than 'very well
2450.6
Spanish
5501.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1320.3
Other Indo-European languages
3370.8
Speak English less than "very well"
660.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1240.3
Speak English less than "very well"
350.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population46,365100.0

Total ancestries reported

33,93273.2
Arab00.0
Czech100.0
Danish170.0
Dutch1910.4
English1,9234.1
French (except Basque)12230.5
French Canadian1510.1
German1,2252.6
Greek130.0
Hungarian300.1
Irish11,4483.1
Italian1110.2
Lithuanian40.0
Norwegian360.1
Polish1310.3
Portuguese100.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish4941.1
Scottish3350.7
Slovak50.0
Subsaharan African4100.9
Swedish530.1
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian60.0
United States or American3,4977.5
Welsh970.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)270.1
Other ancestries23,59550.9
(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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