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Social Statistics

Florence county south carolina dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school33,873100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,1236.3
Kindergarten2,1506.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)15,63446.2
High school (grades 9-12)7,80023.0
College or graduate school6,16618.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over80,904100.0
Less than 9th grade7,7389.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma14,01417.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)24,98630.9
Some college, no degree14,15717.5
Associate degree4,8946.0
Bachelor's degree10,12512.5
Graduate or professional degree4,9906.2
Percent high school graduate or higher73.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher18.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over98,690100.0
Never married26,64727.0
Now married, except separated51,36552.0
Separated3,8113.9
Widowed8,1868.3
Female
6,9237.0
Divorced8,6818.8
Female
5,1555.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years3,454100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,64147.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over93,063100.0
Civilian veterans11,28412.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years30,074100.0
With a disability2,6218.7
Population 21 to 64 years71,622100.0
With a disability17,90725.0
Percent employed
51.5(X)
No disability53,71575.0
Percent employed
76.3(X)
Population 65 years and over13,736100.0
With a disability6,90250.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over117,636100.0
Same house in 199570,08859.6
Different house in the U.S. in 199546,43239.5
Same county
28,57524.3
Different county
17,85715.2
Same state
8,9857.6
Different state
8,8727.5
Elsewhere in 19951,1160.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population125,761100.0
Native123,52198.2
Born in United States
122,77697.6
State of residence
96,79077.0
Different state
25,98620.7
Born outside United States
7450.6
Foreign born2,2401.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,0790.9
Naturalized citizen
9860.8
Not a citizen
1,2541.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,240100.0
Europe70231.3
Asia75833.8
Africa1466.5
Oceania00.0
Latin America56225.1
Northern America723.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over117,636100.0
English only112,85695.9
Language other than English4,7804.1
Speak English less than 'very well
1,7711.5
Spanish
2,2121.9
Speak English less than "very well"
8410.7
Other Indo-European languages
1,7791.5
Speak English less than "very well"
5530.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
6200.5
Speak English less than "very well"
3580.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population125,761100.0

Total ancestries reported

100,78580.1
Arab1210.1
Czech1990.1
Danish890.1
Dutch5730.5
English8,8697.1
French (except Basque)11,4511.2
French Canadian12750.2
German5,9874.8
Greek4280.3
Hungarian1180.1
Irish16,5805.2
Italian1,4221.1
Lithuanian620.0
Norwegian3220.3
Polish6570.5
Portuguese1010.1
Russian2450.2
Scotch-Irish3,6102.9
Scottish2,0961.7
Slovak1030.1
Subsaharan African1,2651.0
Swedish2910.2
Swiss1570.1
Ukrainian400.0
United States or American15,54612.4
Welsh5070.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1320.1
Other ancestries49,63939.5
(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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