Social Statistics

Appomattox county virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,174100.0
Nursery school, preschool1966.2
Kindergarten1926.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,57849.7
High school (grades 9-12)85827.0
College or graduate school35011.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over9,421100.0
Less than 9th grade1,08111.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,67817.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,61038.3
Some college, no degree1,66617.7
Associate degree3964.2
Bachelor's degree6256.6
Graduate or professional degree3653.9
Percent high school graduate or higher70.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over10,931100.0
Never married2,23820.5
Now married, except separated6,45859.1
Separated2932.7
Widowed9268.5
Female
7586.9
Divorced1,0169.3
Female
6295.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years248100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren10241.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over10,322100.0
Civilian veterans1,47314.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,947100.0
With a disability29710.1
Population 21 to 64 years7,835100.0
With a disability1,82923.3
Percent employed
56.7(X)
No disability6,00676.7
Percent employed
78.6(X)
Population 65 years and over2,007100.0
With a disability93246.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over12,871100.0
Same house in 19958,21963.9
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,57835.6
Same county
2,39118.6
Different county
2,18717.0
Same state
1,56812.2
Different state
6194.8
Elsewhere in 1995740.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population13,705100.0
Native13,51798.6
Born in United States
13,47498.3
State of residence
10,99480.2
Different state
2,48018.1
Born outside United States
430.3
Foreign born1881.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1020.7
Naturalized citizen
840.6
Not a citizen
1040.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)188100.0
Europe5830.9
Asia4121.8
Africa4222.3
Oceania10.5
Latin America4021.3
Northern America63.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over12,871100.0
English only12,50297.1
Language other than English3692.9
Speak English less than 'very well
1401.1
Spanish
1561.2
Speak English less than "very well"
570.4
Other Indo-European languages
1271.0
Speak English less than "very well"
400.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
400.3
Speak English less than "very well"
180.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population13,705100.0

Total ancestries reported

10,74478.4
Arab50.0
Czech1100.1
Danish440.3
Dutch610.4
English1,2279.0
French (except Basque)12251.6
French Canadian1190.1
German6164.5
Greek00.0
Hungarian470.3
Irish17495.5
Italian1611.2
Lithuanian130.1
Norwegian230.2
Polish1841.3
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish1411.0
Scottish2411.8
Slovak150.1
Subsaharan African1321.0
Swedish300.2
Swiss100.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American3,79727.7
Welsh610.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)10.0
Other ancestries2,93221.4
(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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