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Fayette county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,935100.0
Nursery school, preschool2835.7
Kindergarten2825.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,42149.1
High school (grades 9-12)1,36427.6
College or graduate school58511.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over15,183100.0
Less than 9th grade2,29715.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,06013.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)5,44135.8
Some college, no degree2,60617.2
Associate degree5613.7
Bachelor's degree1,66110.9
Graduate or professional degree5573.7
Percent high school graduate or higher71.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over17,771100.0
Never married3,55820.0
Now married, except separated10,91161.4
Separated1640.9
Widowed1,89610.7
Female
1,5708.8
Divorced1,2427.0
Female
6623.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years332100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren21063.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over16,771100.0
Civilian veterans2,43014.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,745100.0
With a disability4689.9
Population 21 to 64 years11,070100.0
With a disability2,19719.8
Percent employed
61.8(X)
No disability8,87380.2
Percent employed
79.7(X)
Population 65 years and over4,366100.0
With a disability1,73839.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over20,692100.0
Same house in 199512,92762.5
Different house in the U.S. in 19957,37435.6
Same county
3,78618.3
Different county
3,58817.3
Same state
3,02414.6
Different state
5642.7
Elsewhere in 19953911.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population21,804100.0
Native20,57394.4
Born in United States
20,54194.2
State of residence
18,06582.9
Different state
2,47611.4
Born outside United States
320.1
Foreign born1,2315.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
6533.0
Naturalized citizen
3631.7
Not a citizen
8684.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,231100.0
Europe856.9
Asia332.7
Africa30.2
Oceania241.9
Latin America1,07887.6
Northern America80.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over20,692100.0
English only16,49779.7
Language other than English4,19520.3
Speak English less than 'very well
1,8098.7
Spanish
2,32611.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1,2426.0
Other Indo-European languages
1,8248.8
Speak English less than "very well"
5632.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
130.1
Speak English less than "very well"
40.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population21,804100.0

Total ancestries reported

22,283102.2
Arab20.0
Czech14,35620.0
Danish360.2
Dutch1720.8
English1,2595.8
French (except Basque)14662.1
French Canadian1950.4
German7,34433.7
Greek220.1
Hungarian80.0
Irish11,1645.3
Italian2020.9
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian510.2
Polish3571.6
Portuguese20.0
Russian200.1
Scotch-Irish3511.6
Scottish1300.6
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African580.3
Swedish910.4
Swiss170.1
Ukrainian80.0
United States or American1,3506.2
Welsh340.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)120.1
Other ancestries4,67621.4
(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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