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Social Statistics for Monroe County, Arkansas

Monroe county arkansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,564100.0
Nursery school, preschool1385.4
Kindergarten1556.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,40054.6
High school (grades 9-12)66325.9
College or graduate school2088.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,602100.0
Less than 9th grade1,01215.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,37920.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,52038.2
Some college, no degree92114.0
Associate degree2133.2
Bachelor's degree3585.4
Graduate or professional degree1993.0
Percent high school graduate or higher63.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher8.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over7,917100.0
Never married1,79922.7
Now married, except separated4,14752.4
Separated2092.6
Widowed1,00512.7
Female
81410.3
Divorced7579.6
Female
4305.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years309100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren20967.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over7,365100.0
Civilian veterans89112.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,516100.0
With a disability25610.2
Population 21 to 64 years5,156100.0
With a disability1,43027.7
Percent employed
51.0(X)
No disability3,72672.3
Percent employed
69.7(X)
Population 65 years and over1,734100.0
With a disability95455.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over9,541100.0
Same house in 19955,83761.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,65938.4
Same county
2,27523.8
Different county
1,38414.5
Same state
9189.6
Different state
4664.9
Elsewhere in 1995450.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population10,254100.0
Native10,19899.5
Born in United States
10,18899.4
State of residence
8,62484.1
Different state
1,56415.3
Born outside United States
100.1
Foreign born560.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
460.4
Naturalized citizen
100.1
Not a citizen
460.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)56100.0
Europe1730.4
Asia23.6
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America3766.1
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over9,541100.0
English only9,31797.7
Language other than English2242.3
Speak English less than 'very well
690.7
Spanish
1501.6
Speak English less than "very well"
580.6
Other Indo-European languages
640.7
Speak English less than "very well"
90.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
70.1
Speak English less than "very well"
20.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population10,254100.0

Total ancestries reported

7,79776.0
Arab200.2
Czech100.0
Danish00.0
Dutch720.7
English2972.9
French (except Basque)11151.1
French Canadian1100.1
German4284.2
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish15885.7
Italian720.7
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian00.0
Polish80.1
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish580.6
Scottish650.6
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African210.2
Swedish370.4
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,89118.4
Welsh180.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)70.1
Other ancestries4,09039.9
(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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