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Social Statistics for Atkinson County, Georgia

Atkinson county georgia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,770100.0
Nursery school, preschool1096.2
Kindergarten1156.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,02557.9
High school (grades 9-12)42123.8
College or graduate school1005.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over4,503100.0
Less than 9th grade99422.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma97221.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,62036.0
Some college, no degree46410.3
Associate degree1423.2
Bachelor's degree2074.6
Graduate or professional degree1042.3
Percent high school graduate or higher56.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher6.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over5,664100.0
Never married1,30023.0
Now married, except separated3,24457.3
Separated2013.5
Widowed4778.4
Female
3706.5
Divorced4427.8
Female
2484.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years255100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren17468.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over5,313100.0
Civilian veterans5089.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,003100.0
With a disability1447.2
Population 21 to 64 years4,162100.0
With a disability89021.4
Percent employed
42.6(X)
No disability3,27278.6
Percent employed
75.0(X)
Population 65 years and over710100.0
With a disability37853.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over6,885100.0
Same house in 19954,14560.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,48336.1
Same county
1,47821.5
Different county
1,00514.6
Same state
6319.2
Different state
3745.4
Elsewhere in 19952573.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population7,609100.0
Native6,69287.9
Born in United States
6,68387.8
State of residence
5,66874.5
Different state
1,01513.3
Born outside United States
90.1
Foreign born91712.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
6308.3
Naturalized citizen
1532.0
Not a citizen
76410.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)917100.0
Europe70.8
Asia262.8
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America86794.5
Northern America171.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over6,885100.0
English only5,75783.6
Language other than English1,12816.4
Speak English less than 'very well
91413.3
Spanish
1,07215.6
Speak English less than "very well"
89213.0
Other Indo-European languages
220.3
Speak English less than "very well"
30.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
340.5
Speak English less than "very well"
190.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population7,609100.0

Total ancestries reported

5,61973.8
Arab00.0
Czech100.0
Danish00.0
Dutch120.2
English2993.9
French (except Basque)1270.4
French Canadian150.1
German891.2
Greek180.2
Hungarian10.0
Irish13654.8
Italian110.1
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian00.0
Polish140.2
Portuguese00.0
Russian80.1
Scotch-Irish500.7
Scottish580.8
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African210.3
Swedish320.4
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,92125.2
Welsh10.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries2,68735.3
(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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