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Social Statistics

Long county georgia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,788100.0
Nursery school, preschool29110.4
Kindergarten2378.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,33247.8
High school (grades 9-12)64223.0
College or graduate school28610.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,527100.0
Less than 9th grade55110.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma87015.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,30041.6
Some college, no degree1,24722.6
Associate degree2364.3
Bachelor's degree1993.6
Graduate or professional degree1242.2
Percent high school graduate or higher74.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher5.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over7,410100.0
Never married1,59821.6
Now married, except separated4,46060.2
Separated2623.5
Widowed2843.8
Female
2683.6
Divorced80610.9
Female
4025.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years217100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren13964.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over6,263100.0
Civilian veterans1,17518.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,674100.0
With a disability1917.1
Population 21 to 64 years5,268100.0
With a disability97118.4
Percent employed
53.0(X)
No disability4,29781.6
Percent employed
69.7(X)
Population 65 years and over580100.0
With a disability32756.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over9,187100.0
Same house in 19954,31947.0
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,43248.2
Same county
95110.4
Different county
3,48137.9
Same state
1,40615.3
Different state
2,07522.6
Elsewhere in 19954364.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population10,304100.0
Native9,75194.6
Born in United States
9,47191.9
State of residence
5,48453.2
Different state
3,98738.7
Born outside United States
2802.7
Foreign born5535.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3583.5
Naturalized citizen
1091.1
Not a citizen
4444.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)553100.0
Europe437.8
Asia6311.4
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America44079.6
Northern America71.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over9,187100.0
English only8,32690.6
Language other than English8619.4
Speak English less than 'very well
4805.2
Spanish
6997.6
Speak English less than "very well"
4154.5
Other Indo-European languages
1111.2
Speak English less than "very well"
540.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
490.5
Speak English less than "very well"
110.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population10,304100.0

Total ancestries reported

8,71584.6
Arab00.0
Czech1190.2
Danish60.1
Dutch580.6
English4674.5
French (except Basque)11481.4
French Canadian1270.3
German6366.2
Greek130.1
Hungarian20.0
Irish16976.8
Italian2312.2
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian370.4
Polish1221.2
Portuguese30.0
Russian60.1
Scotch-Irish1321.3
Scottish1401.4
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African360.3
Swedish380.4
Swiss90.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American2,08420.2
Welsh570.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)240.2
Other ancestries3,72336.1
(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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