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Jefferson county arkansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school22,966100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,4106.1
Kindergarten1,0464.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)10,36145.1
High school (grades 9-12)5,15122.4
College or graduate school4,99821.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over53,132100.0
Less than 9th grade4,5748.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma8,80316.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)18,50034.8
Some college, no degree11,18721.1
Associate degree1,7353.3
Bachelor's degree5,74610.8
Graduate or professional degree2,5874.9
Percent high school graduate or higher74.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over66,170100.0
Never married16,96825.6
Now married, except separated32,26448.8
Separated2,1173.2
Widowed6,4799.8
Female
4,8207.3
Divorced8,34212.6
Female
3,7065.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,880100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,52853.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over62,186100.0
Civilian veterans8,72414.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years20,546100.0
With a disability1,9319.4
Population 21 to 64 years43,616100.0
With a disability11,40626.2
Percent employed
49.6(X)
No disability32,21073.8
Percent employed
73.7(X)
Population 65 years and over10,109100.0
With a disability5,19651.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over78,470100.0
Same house in 199544,31456.5
Different house in the U.S. in 199533,07242.1
Same county
22,78929.0
Different county
10,28313.1
Same state
5,8677.5
Different state
4,4165.6
Elsewhere in 19951,0841.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population84,278100.0
Native83,32898.9
Born in United States
83,02098.5
State of residence
66,72079.2
Different state
16,30019.3
Born outside United States
3080.4
Foreign born9501.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4880.6
Naturalized citizen
2990.4
Not a citizen
6510.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)950100.0
Europe12112.7
Asia44446.7
Africa10811.4
Oceania60.6
Latin America25426.7
Northern America171.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over78,470100.0
English only75,80096.6
Language other than English2,6703.4
Speak English less than 'very well
1,0251.3
Spanish
1,4511.8
Speak English less than "very well"
6380.8
Other Indo-European languages
8471.1
Speak English less than "very well"
2690.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2440.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1110.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population84,278100.0

Total ancestries reported

64,53376.6
Arab770.1
Czech11380.2
Danish190.0
Dutch6500.8
English3,8714.6
French (except Basque)11,1191.3
French Canadian11970.2
German3,4764.1
Greek290.0
Hungarian400.0
Irish14,4825.3
Italian8441.0
Lithuanian160.0
Norwegian700.1
Polish2130.3
Portuguese00.0
Russian360.0
Scotch-Irish9891.2
Scottish5550.7
Slovak140.0
Subsaharan African5250.6
Swedish2090.2
Swiss610.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American8,88110.5
Welsh1780.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)670.1
Other ancestries37,77744.8
(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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