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Social Statistics for Elmore County, Alabama

Elmore county alabama dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school16,377100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,1657.1
Kindergarten8485.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)8,29850.7
High school (grades 9-12)3,82123.3
College or graduate school2,24513.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over43,177100.0
Less than 9th grade2,7406.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6,93916.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)14,57633.8
Some college, no degree9,52822.1
Associate degree2,2215.1
Bachelor's degree4,56710.6
Graduate or professional degree2,6066.0
Percent high school graduate or higher77.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over51,847100.0
Never married11,19421.6
Now married, except separated30,80059.4
Separated1,0142.0
Widowed3,1016.0
Female
2,5705.0
Divorced5,73811.1
Female
2,8655.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,270100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren74758.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over48,406100.0
Civilian veterans7,91016.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years14,772100.0
With a disability1,3799.3
Population 21 to 64 years34,280100.0
With a disability7,11820.8
Percent employed
57.4(X)
No disability27,16279.2
Percent employed
78.2(X)
Population 65 years and over6,666100.0
With a disability3,30149.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over61,694100.0
Same house in 199532,86853.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199528,30745.9
Same county
10,57317.1
Different county
17,73428.7
Same state
12,64320.5
Different state
5,0918.3
Elsewhere in 19955190.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population65,874100.0
Native65,16198.9
Born in United States
64,43597.8
State of residence
47,94572.8
Different state
16,49025.0
Born outside United States
7261.1
Foreign born7131.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2220.3
Naturalized citizen
3740.6
Not a citizen
3390.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)713100.0
Europe23533.0
Asia21329.9
Africa101.4
Oceania91.3
Latin America19727.6
Northern America496.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over61,694100.0
English only59,75696.9
Language other than English1,9383.1
Speak English less than 'very well
5320.9
Spanish
1,1381.8
Speak English less than "very well"
3820.6
Other Indo-European languages
5040.8
Speak English less than "very well"
770.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2450.4
Speak English less than "very well"
540.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population65,874100.0

Total ancestries reported

53,77081.6
Arab660.1
Czech1560.1
Danish920.1
Dutch6321.0
English4,9797.6
French (except Basque)11,2551.9
French Canadian11470.2
German3,9666.0
Greek460.1
Hungarian830.1
Irish15,2518.0
Italian7681.2
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian2630.4
Polish4000.6
Portuguese540.1
Russian890.1
Scotch-Irish1,3192.0
Scottish1,0701.6
Slovak160.0
Subsaharan African2740.4
Swedish2680.4
Swiss680.1
Ukrainian300.0
United States or American14,37621.8
Welsh1290.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)240.0
Other ancestries18,04927.4
(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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