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Jones county north carolina dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,635100.0
Nursery school, preschool1656.3
Kindergarten1274.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,31049.7
High school (grades 9-12)65424.8
College or graduate school37914.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,998100.0
Less than 9th grade6829.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,26618.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,54436.4
Some college, no degree1,43920.6
Associate degree4025.7
Bachelor's degree4806.9
Graduate or professional degree1852.6
Percent high school graduate or higher72.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher9.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over8,164100.0
Never married1,82522.4
Now married, except separated4,54555.7
Separated3023.7
Widowed8119.9
Female
6457.9
Divorced6818.3
Female
3724.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years314100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren13643.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over7,664100.0
Civilian veterans1,17315.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,336100.0
With a disability2319.9
Population 21 to 64 years5,783100.0
With a disability1,84131.8
Percent employed
54.8(X)
No disability3,94268.2
Percent employed
73.8(X)
Population 65 years and over1,489100.0
With a disability75450.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over9,758100.0
Same house in 19956,56267.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,10631.8
Same county
1,27313.0
Different county
1,83318.8
Same state
1,27113.0
Different state
5625.8
Elsewhere in 1995900.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population10,381100.0
Native10,16197.9
Born in United States
10,13597.6
State of residence
8,54182.3
Different state
1,59415.4
Born outside United States
260.3
Foreign born2202.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1041.0
Naturalized citizen
910.9
Not a citizen
1291.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)220100.0
Europe2210.0
Asia7132.3
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America12757.7
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over9,758100.0
English only9,31295.4
Language other than English4464.6
Speak English less than 'very well
1771.8
Spanish
3343.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1491.5
Other Indo-European languages
640.7
Speak English less than "very well"
120.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
480.5
Speak English less than "very well"
160.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population10,381100.0

Total ancestries reported

7,91876.3
Arab00.0
Czech1240.2
Danish110.1
Dutch330.3
English5165.0
French (except Basque)1610.6
French Canadian1200.2
German2762.7
Greek30.0
Hungarian160.2
Irish13893.7
Italian760.7
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian90.1
Polish490.5
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish1441.4
Scottish570.5
Slovak40.0
Subsaharan African1281.2
Swedish20.0
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American2,22221.4
Welsh100.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries3,86837.3
(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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