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Social Statistics for Rankin County, Mississippi

Rankin county mississippi dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school28,701100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,1517.5
Kindergarten1,5235.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)13,86248.3
High school (grades 9-12)6,51822.7
College or graduate school4,64716.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over74,885100.0
Less than 9th grade3,8485.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma9,77413.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)20,51127.4
Some college, no degree17,86723.9
Associate degree5,0816.8
Bachelor's degree12,23616.3
Graduate or professional degree5,5687.4
Percent high school graduate or higher81.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher23.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over90,763100.0
Never married21,18323.3
Now married, except separated52,69158.1
Separated1,7812.0
Widowed5,2035.7
Female
4,4044.9
Divorced9,90510.9
Female
5,6556.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,412100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,19049.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over85,365100.0
Civilian veterans10,78512.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years25,912100.0
With a disability1,7706.8
Population 21 to 64 years66,482100.0
With a disability12,48618.8
Percent employed
60.4(X)
No disability53,99681.2
Percent employed
81.9(X)
Population 65 years and over9,995100.0
With a disability4,53345.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over107,265100.0
Same house in 199554,72651.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199551,23347.8
Same county
22,16720.7
Different county
29,06627.1
Same state
20,25218.9
Different state
8,8148.2
Elsewhere in 19951,3061.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population115,327100.0
Native113,51898.4
Born in United States
112,90897.9
State of residence
86,19474.7
Different state
26,71423.2
Born outside United States
6100.5
Foreign born1,8091.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
9980.9
Naturalized citizen
7060.6
Not a citizen
1,1031.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,809100.0
Europe28415.7
Asia62234.4
Africa1055.8
Oceania80.4
Latin America65836.4
Northern America1327.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over107,265100.0
English only103,35796.4
Language other than English3,9083.6
Speak English less than 'very well
1,2581.2
Spanish
2,3892.2
Speak English less than "very well"
8630.8
Other Indo-European languages
9220.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1940.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
4150.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1730.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population115,327100.0

Total ancestries reported

93,16380.8
Arab2040.2
Czech1910.1
Danish560.0
Dutch9480.8
English9,5888.3
French (except Basque)12,5852.2
French Canadian14700.4
German7,0036.1
Greek1650.1
Hungarian1190.1
Irish111,4109.9
Italian1,8091.6
Lithuanian170.0
Norwegian2850.2
Polish4280.4
Portuguese300.0
Russian1010.1
Scotch-Irish3,3222.9
Scottish2,0501.8
Slovak520.0
Subsaharan African7600.7
Swedish3910.3
Swiss1030.1
Ukrainian440.0
United States or American22,49919.5
Welsh3180.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)590.1
Other ancestries28,25624.5
(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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