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Monroe county alabama dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school6,146100.0
Nursery school, preschool3195.2
Kindergarten3515.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,12150.8
High school (grades 9-12)1,58725.8
College or graduate school76812.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over15,378100.0
Less than 9th grade1,71611.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,22321.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)5,28534.4
Some college, no degree2,62917.1
Associate degree7124.6
Bachelor's degree1,1227.3
Graduate or professional degree6914.5
Percent high school graduate or higher67.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over18,677100.0
Never married4,47624.0
Now married, except separated10,35655.4
Separated3772.0
Widowed1,6218.7
Female
1,3267.1
Divorced1,8479.9
Female
9975.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years750100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren49265.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over17,446100.0
Civilian veterans2,02811.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years6,029100.0
With a disability5298.8
Population 21 to 64 years13,019100.0
With a disability2,70220.8
Percent employed
39.7(X)
No disability10,31779.2
Percent employed
70.2(X)
Population 65 years and over3,213100.0
With a disability1,75254.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over22,519100.0
Same house in 199515,54869.0
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,92330.7
Same county
4,64020.6
Different county
2,28310.1
Same state
1,3976.2
Different state
8863.9
Elsewhere in 1995480.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population24,324100.0
Native24,24299.7
Born in United States
24,16199.3
State of residence
21,19387.1
Different state
2,96812.2
Born outside United States
810.3
Foreign born820.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
190.1
Naturalized citizen
520.2
Not a citizen
300.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)82100.0
Europe1315.9
Asia3542.7
Africa00.0
Oceania78.5
Latin America2024.4
Northern America78.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over22,519100.0
English only22,07598.0
Language other than English4442.0
Speak English less than 'very well
1570.7
Spanish
2701.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1330.6
Other Indo-European languages
1020.5
Speak English less than "very well"
100.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
430.2
Speak English less than "very well"
140.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population24,324100.0

Total ancestries reported

18,23175.0
Arab100.0
Czech1140.1
Danish270.1
Dutch1280.5
English1,3085.4
French (except Basque)11620.7
French Canadian1570.2
German6842.8
Greek80.0
Hungarian90.0
Irish11,4966.2
Italian1010.4
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian180.1
Polish650.3
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish5282.2
Scottish2951.2
Slovak100.0
Subsaharan African3441.4
Swedish610.3
Swiss120.0
Ukrainian70.0
United States or American3,37013.9
Welsh50.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)90.0
Other ancestries9,50339.1
(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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