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Social Statistics for Marshall County, Alabama

Marshall county alabama dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school18,171100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,1746.5
Kindergarten1,4087.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)9,16950.5
High school (grades 9-12)3,97921.9
College or graduate school2,44113.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over54,961100.0
Less than 9th grade6,49211.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma10,35318.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)16,75830.5
Some college, no degree10,63819.4
Associate degree3,0815.6
Bachelor's degree4,9979.1
Graduate or professional degree2,6424.8
Percent high school graduate or higher69.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher13.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over65,338100.0
Never married10,61716.2
Now married, except separated41,34063.3
Separated1,0481.6
Widowed5,1617.9
Female
4,2206.5
Divorced7,17211.0
Female
3,8125.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,390100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren89464.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over61,762100.0
Civilian veterans8,30413.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years17,799100.0
With a disability1,4218.0
Population 21 to 64 years46,892100.0
With a disability9,99421.3
Percent employed
49.1(X)
No disability36,89878.7
Percent employed
75.4(X)
Population 65 years and over11,148100.0
With a disability5,67050.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over76,750100.0
Same house in 199543,13056.2
Different house in the U.S. in 199532,13041.9
Same county
19,67525.6
Different county
12,45516.2
Same state
7,66410.0
Different state
4,7916.2
Elsewhere in 19951,4901.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population82,231100.0
Native78,91996.0
Born in United States
78,53895.5
State of residence
61,41374.7
Different state
17,12520.8
Born outside United States
3810.5
Foreign born3,3124.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2,4633.0
Naturalized citizen
6920.8
Not a citizen
2,6203.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)3,312100.0
Europe1785.4
Asia2246.8
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America2,86686.5
Northern America441.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over76,750100.0
English only72,29894.2
Language other than English4,4525.8
Speak English less than 'very well
2,8263.7
Spanish
3,7874.9
Speak English less than "very well"
2,5933.4
Other Indo-European languages
4810.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1300.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1320.2
Speak English less than "very well"
730.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population82,231100.0

Total ancestries reported

63,39377.1
Arab60.0
Czech1760.1
Danish1470.2
Dutch1,1211.4
English8,35610.2
French (except Basque)11,2961.6
French Canadian11510.2
German5,2036.3
Greek1150.1
Hungarian550.1
Irish19,21911.2
Italian7921.0
Lithuanian80.0
Norwegian2460.3
Polish3680.4
Portuguese90.0
Russian640.1
Scotch-Irish1,3441.6
Scottish1,3971.7
Slovak300.0
Subsaharan African170.0
Swedish1820.2
Swiss1030.1
Ukrainian460.1
United States or American18,36722.3
Welsh2400.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)270.0
Other ancestries14,40817.5
(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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