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Social Statistics for Sevier County, Tennessee

Sevier county tennessee dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school15,086100.0
Nursery school, preschool8315.5
Kindergarten8996.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)7,74851.4
High school (grades 9-12)3,50723.2
College or graduate school2,10113.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over48,843100.0
Less than 9th grade5,28110.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7,13214.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)17,76836.4
Some college, no degree9,85320.2
Associate degree2,2064.5
Bachelor's degree4,3899.0
Graduate or professional degree2,2144.5
Percent high school graduate or higher74.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher13.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over57,579100.0
Never married10,46218.2
Now married, except separated35,79162.2
Separated9041.6
Widowed3,5456.2
Female
2,9565.1
Divorced6,87711.9
Female
3,9996.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,358100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren71552.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over54,780100.0
Civilian veterans7,39813.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years14,757100.0
With a disability1,3158.9
Population 21 to 64 years43,036100.0
With a disability9,74322.6
Percent employed
57.3(X)
No disability33,29377.4
Percent employed
77.4(X)
Population 65 years and over8,684100.0
With a disability3,76343.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over67,000100.0
Same house in 199536,34854.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199530,14145.0
Same county
14,41021.5
Different county
15,73123.5
Same state
5,7988.7
Different state
9,93314.8
Elsewhere in 19955110.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population71,170100.0
Native70,00698.4
Born in United States
69,69597.9
State of residence
42,74460.1
Different state
26,95137.9
Born outside United States
3110.4
Foreign born1,1641.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
6120.9
Naturalized citizen
5470.8
Not a citizen
6170.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,164100.0
Europe38633.2
Asia28424.4
Africa413.5
Oceania00.0
Latin America35030.1
Northern America1038.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over67,000100.0
English only65,02997.1
Language other than English1,9712.9
Speak English less than 'very well
8491.3
Spanish
9561.4
Speak English less than "very well"
4760.7
Other Indo-European languages
6861.0
Speak English less than "very well"
2390.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2410.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1230.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population71,170100.0

Total ancestries reported

58,25781.9
Arab840.1
Czech11840.3
Danish1040.1
Dutch1,2061.7
English7,43010.4
French (except Basque)11,8872.7
French Canadian13290.5
German7,85711.0
Greek710.1
Hungarian1700.2
Irish18,11211.4
Italian1,6492.3
Lithuanian130.0
Norwegian3290.5
Polish4970.7
Portuguese890.1
Russian930.1
Scotch-Irish2,5663.6
Scottish1,4972.1
Slovak270.0
Subsaharan African700.1
Swedish3360.5
Swiss900.1
Ukrainian290.0
United States or American14,55620.5
Welsh3810.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)230.0
Other ancestries8,57812.1
(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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