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Social Statistics for Howard County, Arkansas

Howard county arkansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,353100.0
Nursery school, preschool1785.3
Kindergarten2898.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,76252.5
High school (grades 9-12)79623.7
College or graduate school3289.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over9,271100.0
Less than 9th grade1,08711.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,62617.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,51037.9
Some college, no degree1,65917.9
Associate degree3113.4
Bachelor's degree7508.1
Graduate or professional degree3283.5
Percent high school graduate or higher70.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over11,108100.0
Never married2,35121.2
Now married, except separated6,49258.4
Separated1951.8
Widowed9818.8
Female
8287.5
Divorced1,0899.8
Female
5645.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years304100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren11939.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over10,456100.0
Civilian veterans1,25112.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,376100.0
With a disability35110.4
Population 21 to 64 years7,670100.0
With a disability1,61121.0
Percent employed
57.7(X)
No disability6,05979.0
Percent employed
78.0(X)
Population 65 years and over1,979100.0
With a disability1,05753.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over13,319100.0
Same house in 19957,70757.9
Different house in the U.S. in 19955,34140.1
Same county
3,10423.3
Different county
2,23716.8
Same state
1,40410.5
Different state
8336.3
Elsewhere in 19952712.0
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population14,300100.0
Native13,79396.5
Born in United States
13,74096.1
State of residence
9,82968.7
Different state
3,91127.3
Born outside United States
530.4
Foreign born5073.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3892.7
Naturalized citizen
630.4
Not a citizen
4443.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)507100.0
Europe30.6
Asia418.1
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America46190.9
Northern America20.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over13,319100.0
English only12,34292.7
Language other than English9777.3
Speak English less than 'very well
5464.1
Spanish
6304.7
Speak English less than "very well"
4573.4
Other Indo-European languages
2902.2
Speak English less than "very well"
620.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
460.3
Speak English less than "very well"
270.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population14,300100.0

Total ancestries reported

10,21871.5
Arab00.0
Czech1370.3
Danish00.0
Dutch1971.4
English7605.3
French (except Basque)1800.6
French Canadian1210.1
German8846.2
Greek00.0
Hungarian90.1
Irish18916.2
Italian1300.9
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian290.2
Polish670.5
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish1821.3
Scottish720.5
Slovak20.0
Subsaharan African1531.1
Swedish170.1
Swiss70.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American2,09714.7
Welsh230.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)560.4
Other ancestries4,50431.5
(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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