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Social Statistics for Spartanburg County, South Carolina

Spartanburg county south carolina dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics





NOTE: Data based on a sample except in P3, P4, H3, and H4. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, definitions, and count corrections see https://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/index.xhtml.


Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school61,998100.0
Nursery school, preschool3,9826.4
Kindergarten4,0016.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)28,99646.8
High school (grades 9-12)13,79322.2
College or graduate school11,22618.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over167,802100.0
Less than 9th grade16,5169.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma28,62717.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)50,23329.9
Some college, no degree30,67618.3
Associate degree11,2646.7
Bachelor's degree19,80311.8
Graduate or professional degree10,6836.4
Percent high school graduate or higher73.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher18.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over200,698100.0
Never married47,79223.8
Now married, except separated112,45956.0
Separated5,7062.8
Widowed15,2687.6
Female
12,6836.3
Divorced19,4739.7
Female
10,8355.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years5,753100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2,89350.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over190,783100.0
Civilian veterans24,54312.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years56,313100.0
With a disability4,8288.6
Population 21 to 64 years146,154100.0
With a disability34,54623.6
Percent employed
54.2(X)
No disability111,60876.4
Percent employed
79.2(X)
Population 65 years and over30,798100.0
With a disability14,28146.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over236,811100.0
Same house in 1995133,33756.3
Different house in the U.S. in 1995100,14042.3
Same county
64,13627.1
Different county
36,00415.2
Same state
15,8376.7
Different state
20,1678.5
Elsewhere in 19953,3341.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population253,791100.0
Native244,39596.3
Born in United States
242,98795.7
State of residence
178,34470.3
Different state
64,64325.5
Born outside United States
1,4080.6
Foreign born9,3963.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4,5721.8
Naturalized citizen
3,5991.4
Not a citizen
5,7972.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)9,396100.0
Europe2,02821.6
Asia2,86530.5
Africa1241.3
Oceania170.2
Latin America4,02742.9
Northern America3353.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over236,811100.0
English only221,85893.7
Language other than English14,9536.3
Speak English less than 'very well
6,9802.9
Spanish
8,0013.4
Speak English less than "very well"
3,9981.7
Other Indo-European languages
3,6511.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1,2150.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
3,0161.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1,6570.7
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population253,791100.0

Total ancestries reported

210,23482.8
Arab2490.1
Czech12710.1
Danish3520.1
Dutch2,6931.1
English21,4948.5
French (except Basque)14,2791.7
French Canadian16120.2
German17,8437.0
Greek6420.3
Hungarian4520.2
Irish120,9518.3
Italian4,3761.7
Lithuanian500.0
Norwegian6390.3
Polish1,8480.7
Portuguese1300.1
Russian4840.2
Scotch-Irish8,0183.2
Scottish4,1461.6
Slovak740.0
Subsaharan African1,3870.5
Swedish8490.3
Swiss4490.2
Ukrainian1920.1
United States or American45,03717.7
Welsh8460.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1660.1
Other ancestries71,70528.3
(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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