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Social Statistics

Marion county florida dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school54,173100.0
Nursery school, preschool3,4746.4
Kindergarten3,2145.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)26,70549.3
High school (grades 9-12)12,70223.4
College or graduate school8,07814.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over187,187100.0
Less than 9th grade11,4146.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma29,39915.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)67,27135.9
Some college, no degree41,54522.2
Associate degree11,9326.4
Bachelor's degree16,1268.6
Graduate or professional degree9,5005.1
Percent high school graduate or higher78.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher13.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over213,277100.0
Never married37,35017.5
Now married, except separated127,50159.8
Separated4,1602.0
Widowed19,6319.2
Female
15,4417.2
Divorced24,63511.6
Female
13,4926.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years4,917100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2,51151.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over203,533100.0
Civilian veterans43,30021.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years49,114100.0
With a disability4,4249.0
Population 21 to 64 years129,034100.0
With a disability33,27325.8
Percent employed
53.3(X)
No disability95,76174.2
Percent employed
72.1(X)
Population 65 years and over61,963100.0
With a disability24,48339.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over245,837100.0
Same house in 1995123,75250.3
Different house in the U.S. in 1995119,06148.4
Same county
55,83522.7
Different county
63,22625.7
Same state
27,28511.1
Different state
35,94114.6
Elsewhere in 19953,0241.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population258,916100.0
Native245,56494.8
Born in United States
240,21392.8
State of residence
90,53935.0
Different state
149,67457.8
Born outside United States
5,3512.1
Foreign born13,3525.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3,3181.3
Naturalized citizen
7,5162.9
Not a citizen
5,8362.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)13,335100.0
Europe3,45825.9
Asia1,70412.8
Africa2511.9
Oceania950.7
Latin America6,46948.5
Northern America1,35810.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over245,837100.0
English only224,17491.2
Language other than English21,6638.8
Speak English less than 'very well
7,7653.2
Spanish
13,8155.6
Speak English less than "very well"
5,7572.3
Other Indo-European languages
6,1292.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1,4330.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
9120.4
Speak English less than "very well"
4190.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population258,916100.0

Total ancestries reported

260,308100.5
Arab7570.3
Czech11,0840.4
Danish8710.3
Dutch5,2592.0
English30,91911.9
French (except Basque)110,0883.9
French Canadian12,9001.1
German40,63415.7
Greek9180.4
Hungarian1,3590.5
Irish132,53412.6
Italian16,0226.2
Lithuanian6470.2
Norwegian2,4100.9
Polish6,8262.6
Portuguese7470.3
Russian1,5950.6
Scotch-Irish4,9741.9
Scottish6,2662.4
Slovak6720.3
Subsaharan African9160.4
Swedish2,5941.0
Swiss6180.2
Ukrainian3630.1
United States or American24,8599.6
Welsh1,9470.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2,3700.9
Other ancestries59,15922.8
(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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