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Social Statistics

Monroe county mississippi dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school9,518100.0
Nursery school, preschool7397.8
Kindergarten5125.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,86151.1
High school (grades 9-12)2,51726.4
College or graduate school8899.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over24,288100.0
Less than 9th grade2,91612.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5,46022.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)7,88132.4
Some college, no degree4,35217.9
Associate degree1,0384.3
Bachelor's degree1,9197.9
Graduate or professional degree7223.0
Percent high school graduate or higher65.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over29,568100.0
Never married6,88123.3
Now married, except separated16,23154.9
Separated8642.9
Widowed2,95210.0
Female
2,4818.4
Divorced2,6408.9
Female
1,5175.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years957100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren60363.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over27,625100.0
Civilian veterans2,97910.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years9,402100.0
With a disability7017.5
Population 21 to 64 years20,725100.0
With a disability5,13524.8
Percent employed
48.7(X)
No disability15,59075.2
Percent employed
73.9(X)
Population 65 years and over4,957100.0
With a disability2,60452.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over35,487100.0
Same house in 199523,05865.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199512,28734.6
Same county
8,22223.2
Different county
4,06511.5
Same state
2,4837.0
Different state
1,5824.5
Elsewhere in 19951420.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population38,014100.0
Native37,78499.4
Born in United States
37,72099.2
State of residence
31,39382.6
Different state
6,32716.6
Born outside United States
640.2
Foreign born2300.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
490.1
Naturalized citizen
1340.4
Not a citizen
960.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)230100.0
Europe9139.6
Asia7331.7
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America5523.9
Northern America114.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over35,487100.0
English only34,65997.7
Language other than English8282.3
Speak English less than 'very well
2240.6
Spanish
3971.1
Speak English less than "very well"
990.3
Other Indo-European languages
3431.0
Speak English less than "very well"
710.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
820.2
Speak English less than "very well"
480.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population38,014100.0

Total ancestries reported

28,47874.9
Arab90.0
Czech1620.2
Danish100.0
Dutch2460.6
English2,1485.7
French (except Basque)13200.8
French Canadian1510.1
German1,3003.4
Greek380.1
Hungarian00.0
Irish12,4286.4
Italian2650.7
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian390.1
Polish190.0
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish4531.2
Scottish4501.2
Slovak90.0
Subsaharan African1330.3
Swedish500.1
Swiss20.0
Ukrainian70.0
United States or American6,77617.8
Welsh430.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)40.0
Other ancestries13,61635.8
(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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