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Madison county north carolina dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,542100.0
Nursery school, preschool2756.1
Kindergarten2295.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,90241.9
High school (grades 9-12)86919.1
College or graduate school1,26727.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over13,409100.0
Less than 9th grade1,80713.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,30717.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,26731.8
Some college, no degree2,19216.3
Associate degree6765.0
Bachelor's degree1,2909.6
Graduate or professional degree8706.5
Percent high school graduate or higher69.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over16,135100.0
Never married3,59122.3
Now married, except separated9,51359.0
Separated3512.2
Widowed1,3638.4
Female
1,1377.0
Divorced1,3178.2
Female
6934.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years255100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren12047.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over15,424100.0
Civilian veterans1,90112.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,081100.0
With a disability2385.8
Population 21 to 64 years11,189100.0
With a disability2,22319.9
Percent employed
47.0(X)
No disability8,96680.1
Percent employed
75.8(X)
Population 65 years and over2,919100.0
With a disability1,43649.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over18,441100.0
Same house in 199511,01859.7
Different house in the U.S. in 19957,26039.4
Same county
2,96216.1
Different county
4,29823.3
Same state
2,61514.2
Different state
1,6839.1
Elsewhere in 19951630.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population19,635100.0
Native19,31198.3
Born in United States
19,27198.1
State of residence
13,81770.4
Different state
5,45427.8
Born outside United States
400.2
Foreign born3241.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1240.6
Naturalized citizen
1590.8
Not a citizen
1650.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)324100.0
Europe9830.2
Asia10131.2
Africa41.2
Oceania92.8
Latin America8125.0
Northern America319.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over18,441100.0
English only17,81796.6
Language other than English6243.4
Speak English less than 'very well
2251.2
Spanish
3491.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1000.5
Other Indo-European languages
1490.8
Speak English less than "very well"
530.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1240.7
Speak English less than "very well"
720.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population19,635100.0

Total ancestries reported

13,94871.0
Arab240.1
Czech1540.3
Danish280.1
Dutch3031.5
English2,25711.5
French (except Basque)12541.3
French Canadian1420.2
German1,4827.5
Greek40.0
Hungarian370.2
Irish11,5327.8
Italian2081.1
Lithuanian60.0
Norwegian460.2
Polish1450.7
Portuguese120.1
Russian570.3
Scotch-Irish9755.0
Scottish3271.7
Slovak110.1
Subsaharan African250.1
Swedish1050.5
Swiss180.1
Ukrainian200.1
United States or American3,97520.2
Welsh550.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,9469.9
(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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