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Foard county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school402100.0
Nursery school, preschool266.5
Kindergarten307.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)19448.3
High school (grades 9-12)11227.9
College or graduate school4010.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over1,116100.0
Less than 9th grade13812.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma19717.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)39235.1
Some college, no degree25522.8
Associate degree171.5
Bachelor's degree847.5
Graduate or professional degree333.0
Percent high school graduate or higher70.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over1,281100.0
Never married20315.8
Now married, except separated78161.0
Separated191.5
Widowed17513.7
Female
15512.1
Divorced1038.0
Female
655.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years17100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1270.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over1,200100.0
Civilian veterans12710.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years367100.0
With a disability3710.1
Population 21 to 64 years778100.0
With a disability28636.8
Percent employed
59.4(X)
No disability49263.2
Percent employed
81.7(X)
Population 65 years and over340100.0
With a disability17150.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over1,528100.0
Same house in 199596863.4
Different house in the U.S. in 199555836.5
Same county
26017.0
Different county
29819.5
Same state
25116.4
Different state
473.1
Elsewhere in 199520.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population1,622100.0
Native1,59698.4
Born in United States
1,59498.3
State of residence
1,34983.2
Different state
24515.1
Born outside United States
20.1
Foreign born261.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
40.2
Naturalized citizen
140.9
Not a citizen
120.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)26100.0
Europe415.4
Asia311.5
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America1973.1
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over1,528100.0
English only1,33787.5
Language other than English19112.5
Speak English less than 'very well
483.1
Spanish
17711.6
Speak English less than "very well"
463.0
Other Indo-European languages
90.6
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
50.3
Speak English less than "very well"
20.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population1,622100.0

Total ancestries reported

1,27078.3
Arab30.2
Czech1322.0
Danish00.0
Dutch402.5
English1197.3
French (except Basque)1150.9
French Canadian150.3
German1338.2
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish11036.4
Italian130.8
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian00.0
Polish00.0
Portuguese30.2
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish432.7
Scottish241.5
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish40.2
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American21213.1
Welsh10.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries52032.1
(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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