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Hendry county florida dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school9,811100.0
Nursery school, preschool7477.6
Kindergarten5835.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,08951.9
High school (grades 9-12)2,51925.7
College or graduate school8738.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over20,551100.0
Less than 9th grade5,10924.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4,31121.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)5,97729.1
Some college, no degree2,82913.8
Associate degree6303.1
Bachelor's degree1,2366.0
Graduate or professional degree4592.2
Percent high school graduate or higher54.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher8.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over27,131100.0
Never married7,72228.5
Now married, except separated14,70754.2
Separated8083.0
Widowed1,5755.8
Female
1,0633.9
Divorced2,3198.5
Female
1,1134.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years963100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren45046.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over25,230100.0
Civilian veterans2,4409.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years9,495100.0
With a disability1,04711.0
Population 21 to 64 years19,052100.0
With a disability4,72324.8
Percent employed
56.5(X)
No disability14,32975.2
Percent employed
70.8(X)
Population 65 years and over3,349100.0
With a disability1,48144.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over33,340100.0
Same house in 199517,08551.2
Different house in the U.S. in 199513,56840.7
Same county
7,53422.6
Different county
6,03418.1
Same state
3,82411.5
Different state
2,2106.6
Elsewhere in 19952,6878.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population36,210100.0
Native27,51076.0
Born in United States
26,96174.5
State of residence
16,09444.4
Different state
10,86730.0
Born outside United States
5491.5
Foreign born8,70024.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4,33212.0
Naturalized citizen
1,9165.3
Not a citizen
6,78418.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)8,700100.0
Europe2302.6
Asia1912.2
Africa490.6
Oceania00.0
Latin America8,13893.5
Northern America921.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over33,340100.0
English only20,66662.0
Language other than English12,67438.0
Speak English less than 'very well
7,38822.2
Spanish
11,89635.7
Speak English less than "very well"
7,00821.0
Other Indo-European languages
4111.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1250.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
810.2
Speak English less than "very well"
460.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population36,210100.0

Total ancestries reported

31,50987.0
Arab640.2
Czech1450.1
Danish400.1
Dutch2350.6
English1,9375.3
French (except Basque)16681.8
French Canadian11250.3
German2,1676.0
Greek590.2
Hungarian430.1
Irish12,1245.9
Italian4791.3
Lithuanian110.0
Norwegian1380.4
Polish3250.9
Portuguese00.0
Russian840.2
Scotch-Irish4631.3
Scottish2740.8
Slovak60.0
Subsaharan African1310.4
Swedish700.2
Swiss250.1
Ukrainian110.0
United States or American3,4899.6
Welsh690.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)5511.5
Other ancestries17,87649.4
(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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