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Jefferson county tennessee dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school10,701100.0
Nursery school, preschool4814.5
Kindergarten5635.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,81745.0
High school (grades 9-12)2,24721.0
College or graduate school2,59324.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over29,455100.0
Less than 9th grade3,77512.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4,75416.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)10,51335.7
Some college, no degree5,28617.9
Associate degree1,3564.6
Bachelor's degree2,4238.2
Graduate or professional degree1,3484.6
Percent high school graduate or higher71.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over35,894100.0
Never married6,92319.3
Now married, except separated22,24362.0
Separated5401.5
Widowed2,3226.5
Female
1,9535.4
Divorced3,86610.8
Female
1,9745.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,074100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren59054.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over34,126100.0
Civilian veterans4,61313.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years9,317100.0
With a disability8449.1
Population 21 to 64 years26,285100.0
With a disability6,33824.1
Percent employed
51.6(X)
No disability19,94775.9
Percent employed
76.3(X)
Population 65 years and over5,354100.0
With a disability2,51747.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over41,601100.0
Same house in 199523,27555.9
Different house in the U.S. in 199517,84842.9
Same county
6,70616.1
Different county
11,14226.8
Same state
6,80516.4
Different state
4,33710.4
Elsewhere in 19954781.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population44,294100.0
Native43,61798.5
Born in United States
43,38898.0
State of residence
30,81369.6
Different state
12,57528.4
Born outside United States
2290.5
Foreign born6771.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4691.1
Naturalized citizen
1460.3
Not a citizen
5311.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)677100.0
Europe7811.5
Asia9614.2
Africa192.8
Oceania00.0
Latin America37755.7
Northern America10715.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over41,601100.0
English only40,35797.0
Language other than English1,2443.0
Speak English less than 'very well
5491.3
Spanish
8572.1
Speak English less than "very well"
4251.0
Other Indo-European languages
2790.7
Speak English less than "very well"
670.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
690.2
Speak English less than "very well"
360.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population44,294100.0

Total ancestries reported

34,16577.1
Arab480.1
Czech1580.1
Danish840.2
Dutch6481.5
English4,1559.4
French (except Basque)16961.6
French Canadian11290.3
German3,9018.8
Greek410.1
Hungarian620.1
Irish14,63410.5
Italian8211.9
Lithuanian180.0
Norwegian780.2
Polish2900.7
Portuguese140.0
Russian210.0
Scotch-Irish1,5213.4
Scottish8531.9
Slovak300.1
Subsaharan African1100.2
Swedish2080.5
Swiss500.1
Ukrainian350.1
United States or American9,64121.8
Welsh1580.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)520.1
Other ancestries5,80913.1
(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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