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Social Statistics for Houston County, Georgia

Houston county georgia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school32,495100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,5207.8
Kindergarten1,9356.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)14,90145.9
High school (grades 9-12)7,24122.3
College or graduate school5,89818.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over69,038100.0
Less than 9th grade3,3524.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7,49010.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)22,34432.4
Some college, no degree17,48525.3
Associate degree4,7306.9
Bachelor's degree8,20011.9
Graduate or professional degree5,4377.9
Percent high school graduate or higher84.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher19.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over84,928100.0
Never married20,53524.2
Now married, except separated48,65757.3
Separated1,8852.2
Widowed4,5875.4
Female
3,9034.6
Divorced9,26410.9
Female
5,0976.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,381100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,32255.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over74,235100.0
Civilian veterans16,45022.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years27,639100.0
With a disability2,3148.4
Population 21 to 64 years59,392100.0
With a disability11,04218.6
Percent employed
56.2(X)
No disability48,35081.4
Percent employed
77.7(X)
Population 65 years and over9,885100.0
With a disability4,53445.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over103,033100.0
Same house in 199548,69347.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199551,12449.6
Same county
24,15723.4
Different county
26,96726.2
Same state
9,8989.6
Different state
17,06916.6
Elsewhere in 19953,2163.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population110,765100.0
Native106,99296.6
Born in United States
104,27594.1
State of residence
58,71853.0
Different state
45,55741.1
Born outside United States
2,7172.5
Foreign born3,7733.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,6391.5
Naturalized citizen
1,7371.6
Not a citizen
2,0361.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)3,773100.0
Europe72719.3
Asia1,52940.5
Africa1012.7
Oceania290.8
Latin America1,27933.9
Northern America1082.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over103,033100.0
English only96,79293.9
Language other than English6,2416.1
Speak English less than 'very well
2,4532.4
Spanish
3,0252.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1,3041.3
Other Indo-European languages
1,4191.4
Speak English less than "very well"
3640.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,5021.5
Speak English less than "very well"
6450.6
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population110,765100.0

Total ancestries reported

99,57989.9
Arab1640.1
Czech11680.2
Danish2520.2
Dutch1,2011.1
English10,0499.1
French (except Basque)11,9201.7
French Canadian15590.5
German9,3578.4
Greek1540.1
Hungarian3130.3
Irish19,4058.5
Italian2,1662.0
Lithuanian430.0
Norwegian6670.6
Polish1,1011.0
Portuguese1250.1
Russian2350.2
Scotch-Irish2,1441.9
Scottish1,7871.6
Slovak630.1
Subsaharan African1,1051.0
Swedish4060.4
Swiss860.1
Ukrainian410.0
United States or American18,28116.5
Welsh4440.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2640.2
Other ancestries37,07933.5
(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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