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Mineral county west virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school6,308100.0
Nursery school, preschool3054.8
Kindergarten2964.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,12349.5
High school (grades 9-12)1,39522.1
College or graduate school1,18918.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over18,443100.0
Less than 9th grade1,2296.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,41013.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)8,55846.4
Some college, no degree2,93015.9
Associate degree1,1646.3
Bachelor's degree1,1776.4
Graduate or professional degree9755.3
Percent high school graduate or higher80.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over21,855100.0
Never married4,39620.1
Now married, except separated13,16560.2
Separated3141.4
Widowed1,8928.7
Female
1,4686.7
Divorced2,0889.6
Female
1,1405.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years395100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren20251.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over20,731100.0
Civilian veterans3,60517.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years6,133100.0
With a disability5488.9
Population 21 to 64 years15,343100.0
With a disability3,05619.9
Percent employed
50.1(X)
No disability12,28780.1
Percent employed
73.5(X)
Population 65 years and over3,912100.0
With a disability1,75744.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over25,587100.0
Same house in 199517,12966.9
Different house in the U.S. in 19958,36732.7
Same county
4,88319.1
Different county
3,48413.6
Same state
1,0234.0
Different state
2,4619.6
Elsewhere in 1995910.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population27,078100.0
Native26,91799.4
Born in United States
26,78798.9
State of residence
10,62239.2
Different state
16,16559.7
Born outside United States
1300.5
Foreign born1610.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
810.3
Naturalized citizen
810.3
Not a citizen
800.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)161100.0
Europe5936.6
Asia7647.2
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America2616.1
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over25,587100.0
English only25,12398.2
Language other than English4641.8
Speak English less than 'very well
1510.6
Spanish
1920.8
Speak English less than "very well"
500.2
Other Indo-European languages
1830.7
Speak English less than "very well"
440.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
770.3
Speak English less than "very well"
570.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population27,078100.0

Total ancestries reported

22,21582.0
Arab370.1
Czech1850.3
Danish170.1
Dutch7462.8
English2,3418.6
French (except Basque)13191.2
French Canadian110.0
German6,13222.6
Greek270.1
Hungarian480.2
Irish13,12911.6
Italian1,0313.8
Lithuanian580.2
Norwegian370.1
Polish3401.3
Portuguese00.0
Russian200.1
Scotch-Irish5592.1
Scottish5342.0
Slovak880.3
Subsaharan African420.2
Swedish1230.5
Swiss40.0
Ukrainian640.2
United States or American3,69813.7
Welsh1560.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)60.0
Other ancestries2,5739.5
(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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