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Social Statistics for Adams County, Mississippi

Adams county mississippi dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school9,809100.0
Nursery school, preschool7107.2
Kindergarten5515.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,56746.6
High school (grades 9-12)2,44324.9
College or graduate school1,53815.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over22,211100.0
Less than 9th grade2,21010.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,70016.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)7,04831.7
Some college, no degree4,15118.7
Associate degree1,2155.5
Bachelor's degree2,60911.7
Graduate or professional degree1,2785.8
Percent high school graduate or higher73.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher17.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over26,831100.0
Never married7,51828.0
Now married, except separated12,39446.2
Separated8683.2
Widowed2,68310.0
Female
2,1137.9
Divorced3,36812.6
Female
1,9647.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,292100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren78760.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over25,137100.0
Civilian veterans3,34513.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years8,358100.0
With a disability6467.7
Population 21 to 64 years18,231100.0
With a disability5,39529.6
Percent employed
47.0(X)
No disability12,83670.4
Percent employed
69.5(X)
Population 65 years and over5,139100.0
With a disability2,63451.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over32,148100.0
Same house in 199520,73064.5
Different house in the U.S. in 199511,30835.2
Same county
7,84724.4
Different county
3,46110.8
Same state
1,0663.3
Different state
2,3957.4
Elsewhere in 19951100.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population34,340100.0
Native33,85998.6
Born in United States
33,69898.1
State of residence
27,73680.8
Different state
5,96217.4
Born outside United States
1610.5
Foreign born4811.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2050.6
Naturalized citizen
2830.8
Not a citizen
1980.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)481100.0
Europe10421.6
Asia23649.1
Africa234.8
Oceania00.0
Latin America11824.5
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over32,148100.0
English only30,91796.2
Language other than English1,2313.8
Speak English less than 'very well
6902.1
Spanish
7072.2
Speak English less than "very well"
4281.3
Other Indo-European languages
2490.8
Speak English less than "very well"
770.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2630.8
Speak English less than "very well"
1850.6
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population34,340100.0

Total ancestries reported

28,48282.9
Arab150.0
Czech1200.1
Danish90.0
Dutch1650.5
English1,9945.8
French (except Basque)15671.7
French Canadian11040.3
German1,2793.7
Greek70.0
Hungarian60.0
Irish11,9065.6
Italian5681.7
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian560.2
Polish430.1
Portuguese40.0
Russian120.0
Scotch-Irish7562.2
Scottish3511.0
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African1670.5
Swedish550.2
Swiss60.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American2,9688.6
Welsh430.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries17,38150.6
(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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