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Hancock county west virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school6,671100.0
Nursery school, preschool4817.2
Kindergarten5187.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,05345.8
High school (grades 9-12)1,69225.4
College or graduate school92713.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over23,502100.0
Less than 9th grade1,4786.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,54410.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)11,18547.6
Some college, no degree4,17317.8
Associate degree1,4146.0
Bachelor's degree1,8437.8
Graduate or professional degree8653.7
Percent high school graduate or higher82.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over27,025100.0
Never married5,55620.6
Now married, except separated15,66057.9
Separated3961.5
Widowed2,6009.6
Female
2,1828.1
Divorced2,81310.4
Female
1,4465.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years542100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren22641.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over25,796100.0
Civilian veterans4,21916.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years6,129100.0
With a disability64610.5
Population 21 to 64 years18,747100.0
With a disability3,17216.9
Percent employed
54.9(X)
No disability15,57583.1
Percent employed
73.8(X)
Population 65 years and over5,703100.0
With a disability2,35241.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over30,950100.0
Same house in 199520,99467.8
Different house in the U.S. in 19959,90632.0
Same county
6,01919.4
Different county
3,88712.6
Same state
1,4044.5
Different state
2,4838.0
Elsewhere in 1995500.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population32,667100.0
Native32,09298.2
Born in United States
31,95797.8
State of residence
15,34847.0
Different state
16,60950.8
Born outside United States
1350.4
Foreign born5751.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
410.1
Naturalized citizen
4281.3
Not a citizen
1470.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)575100.0
Europe46580.9
Asia7713.4
Africa50.9
Oceania00.0
Latin America213.7
Northern America71.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over30,950100.0
English only29,17094.2
Language other than English1,7805.8
Speak English less than 'very well
6422.1
Spanish
3961.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1240.4
Other Indo-European languages
1,2404.0
Speak English less than "very well"
5041.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
790.3
Speak English less than "very well"
90.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population32,667100.0

Total ancestries reported

33,320102.0
Arab860.3
Czech13821.2
Danish160.0
Dutch9182.8
English3,31210.1
French (except Basque)15291.6
French Canadian1520.2
German5,44316.7
Greek6261.9
Hungarian5281.6
Irish14,64114.2
Italian4,20012.9
Lithuanian240.1
Norwegian410.1
Polish2,3717.3
Portuguese370.1
Russian3161.0
Scotch-Irish1,0243.1
Scottish6802.1
Slovak7482.3
Subsaharan African100.0
Swedish610.2
Swiss950.3
Ukrainian1060.3
United States or American2,9399.0
Welsh3271.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries3,80811.7
(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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