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Norton, Norton virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics,







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school906100.0
Nursery school, preschool273.0
Kindergarten353.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)44949.6
High school (grades 9-12)21523.7
College or graduate school18019.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over2,665100.0
Less than 9th grade42816.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma46517.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)71526.8
Some college, no degree54120.3
Associate degree1425.3
Bachelor's degree27710.4
Graduate or professional degree973.6
Percent high school graduate or higher66.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over3,207100.0
Never married76323.8
Now married, except separated1,54148.1
Separated1083.4
Widowed37911.8
Female
3039.4
Divorced41613.0
Female
2738.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years102100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren6058.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over3,047100.0
Civilian veterans36712.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years853100.0
With a disability11513.5
Population 21 to 64 years2,220100.0
With a disability74833.7
Percent employed
34.6(X)
No disability1,47266.3
Percent employed
70.7(X)
Population 65 years and over568100.0
With a disability39369.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over3,690100.0
Same house in 19951,82649.5
Different house in the U.S. in 19951,81949.3
Same county
86623.5
Different county
95325.8
Same state
71319.3
Different state
2406.5
Elsewhere in 1995451.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population3,904100.0
Native3,86198.9
Born in United States
3,84798.5
State of residence
2,96575.9
Different state
88222.6
Born outside United States
140.4
Foreign born431.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
230.6
Naturalized citizen
120.3
Not a citizen
310.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)43100.0
Europe00.0
Asia3581.4
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America818.6
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over3,690100.0
English only3,57796.9
Language other than English1133.1
Speak English less than 'very well
561.5
Spanish
601.6
Speak English less than "very well"
210.6
Other Indo-European languages
180.5
Speak English less than "very well"
120.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
350.9
Speak English less than "very well"
230.6
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population3,904100.0

Total ancestries reported

3,15880.9
Arab80.2
Czech100.0
Danish40.1
Dutch601.5
English3649.3
French (except Basque)1421.1
French Canadian100.0
German3368.6
Greek130.3
Hungarian00.0
Irish142010.8
Italian381.0
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian00.0
Polish290.7
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish1604.1
Scottish601.5
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish100.3
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American86922.3
Welsh130.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries73218.8
(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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