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Social Statistics

Newton county georgia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school16,015100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,3378.3
Kindergarten9736.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)8,17851.1
High school (grades 9-12)3,26820.4
College or graduate school2,25914.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over39,144100.0
Less than 9th grade2,9887.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6,91217.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)13,60134.7
Some college, no degree8,34121.3
Associate degree1,6104.1
Bachelor's degree3,7159.5
Graduate or professional degree1,9775.1
Percent high school graduate or higher74.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over47,333100.0
Never married10,58922.4
Now married, except separated27,89758.9
Separated8481.8
Widowed2,9336.2
Female
2,2974.9
Divorced5,06610.7
Female
2,6985.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,562100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren71245.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over44,856100.0
Civilian veterans5,64612.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years15,027100.0
With a disability1,4129.4
Population 21 to 64 years35,802100.0
With a disability7,63921.3
Percent employed
59.2(X)
No disability28,16378.7
Percent employed
77.7(X)
Population 65 years and over5,871100.0
With a disability2,68345.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over57,211100.0
Same house in 199528,69750.2
Different house in the U.S. in 199527,90548.8
Same county
11,17319.5
Different county
16,73229.2
Same state
12,56022.0
Different state
4,1727.3
Elsewhere in 19956091.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population62,001100.0
Native60,47597.5
Born in United States
60,03596.8
State of residence
43,83670.7
Different state
16,19926.1
Born outside United States
4400.7
Foreign born1,5262.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
6691.1
Naturalized citizen
7061.1
Not a citizen
8201.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,526100.0
Europe47531.1
Asia35223.1
Africa362.4
Oceania30.2
Latin America61440.2
Northern America463.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over57,211100.0
English only54,98196.1
Language other than English2,2303.9
Speak English less than 'very well
8911.6
Spanish
1,0961.9
Speak English less than "very well"
4400.8
Other Indo-European languages
8181.4
Speak English less than "very well"
2590.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
3090.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1850.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population62,001100.0

Total ancestries reported

51,35982.8
Arab160.0
Czech11200.2
Danish900.1
Dutch6351.0
English5,0418.1
French (except Basque)19731.6
French Canadian11840.3
German4,5997.4
Greek580.1
Hungarian1610.3
Irish15,8219.4
Italian1,1831.9
Lithuanian270.0
Norwegian1790.3
Polish5600.9
Portuguese160.0
Russian1080.2
Scotch-Irish1,2952.1
Scottish1,0481.7
Slovak320.1
Subsaharan African3670.6
Swedish2780.4
Swiss420.1
Ukrainian1950.3
United States or American10,87117.5
Welsh3180.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1630.3
Other ancestries16,97927.4
(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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