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Social Statistics

Neshoba county mississippi dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school7,642100.0
Nursery school, preschool6678.7
Kindergarten5827.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,71348.6
High school (grades 9-12)1,78923.4
College or graduate school89111.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over17,780100.0
Less than 9th grade1,93010.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,81621.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)5,62931.7
Some college, no degree3,30018.6
Associate degree1,0716.0
Bachelor's degree1,3057.3
Graduate or professional degree7294.1
Percent high school graduate or higher67.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over21,956100.0
Never married5,24623.9
Now married, except separated11,85354.0
Separated5162.4
Widowed2,0969.5
Female
1,7548.0
Divorced2,24510.2
Female
1,2375.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years893100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren64972.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over20,496100.0
Civilian veterans2,33811.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years7,176100.0
With a disability5287.4
Population 21 to 64 years14,978100.0
With a disability3,78025.2
Percent employed
49.5(X)
No disability11,19874.8
Percent employed
77.8(X)
Population 65 years and over3,722100.0
With a disability1,95052.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over26,468100.0
Same house in 199516,78063.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19959,55236.1
Same county
5,44420.6
Different county
4,10815.5
Same state
2,86110.8
Different state
1,2474.7
Elsewhere in 19951360.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population28,684100.0
Native28,46399.2
Born in United States
28,37698.9
State of residence
24,71886.2
Different state
3,65812.8
Born outside United States
870.3
Foreign born2210.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
570.2
Naturalized citizen
1290.4
Not a citizen
920.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)221100.0
Europe2712.2
Asia13661.5
Africa62.7
Oceania00.0
Latin America5223.5
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over26,468100.0
English only23,28988.0
Language other than English3,17912.0
Speak English less than 'very well
1,4735.6
Spanish
2040.8
Speak English less than "very well"
860.3
Other Indo-European languages
1450.5
Speak English less than "very well"
380.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1060.4
Speak English less than "very well"
560.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population28,684100.0

Total ancestries reported

21,14873.7
Arab400.1
Czech100.0
Danish120.0
Dutch1060.4
English1,3944.9
French (except Basque)12410.8
French Canadian150.0
German7742.7
Greek00.0
Hungarian170.1
Irish12,0947.3
Italian1070.4
Lithuanian50.0
Norwegian40.0
Polish180.1
Portuguese100.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish4731.6
Scottish1540.5
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African980.3
Swedish670.2
Swiss40.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American5,61319.6
Welsh140.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)80.0
Other ancestries9,89034.5
(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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