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Social Statistics for Tallahatchie County, Mississippi

Tallahatchie county mississippi dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,489100.0
Nursery school, preschool3066.8
Kindergarten3698.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,21949.4
High school (grades 9-12)1,07624.0
College or graduate school51911.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over8,979100.0
Less than 9th grade1,88821.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,20824.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,17524.2
Some college, no degree1,38715.4
Associate degree3413.8
Bachelor's degree6006.7
Graduate or professional degree3804.2
Percent high school graduate or higher54.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over11,223100.0
Never married3,71233.1
Now married, except separated5,00244.6
Separated5845.2
Widowed1,15610.3
Female
9508.5
Divorced7696.9
Female
4073.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years710100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren46365.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over10,420100.0
Civilian veterans9409.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,126100.0
With a disability50212.2
Population 21 to 64 years7,748100.0
With a disability2,72735.2
Percent employed
42.8(X)
No disability5,02164.8
Percent employed
68.2(X)
Population 65 years and over1,917100.0
With a disability1,11158.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over13,893100.0
Same house in 19959,81470.6
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,01928.9
Same county
2,46217.7
Different county
1,55711.2
Same state
1,1168.0
Different state
4413.2
Elsewhere in 1995600.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population14,903100.0
Native14,82599.5
Born in United States
14,81299.4
State of residence
13,49190.5
Different state
1,3218.9
Born outside United States
130.1
Foreign born780.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
240.2
Naturalized citizen
290.2
Not a citizen
490.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)78100.0
Europe3139.7
Asia3139.7
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America1620.5
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over13,893100.0
English only13,55797.6
Language other than English3362.4
Speak English less than 'very well
1020.7
Spanish
1881.4
Speak English less than "very well"
490.4
Other Indo-European languages
1070.8
Speak English less than "very well"
420.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
410.3
Speak English less than "very well"
110.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population14,903100.0

Total ancestries reported

11,18675.1
Arab00.0
Czech100.0
Danish00.0
Dutch640.4
English4563.1
French (except Basque)1770.5
French Canadian120.0
German3712.5
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish15503.7
Italian340.2
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian210.1
Polish90.1
Portuguese50.0
Russian70.0
Scotch-Irish1801.2
Scottish1010.7
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African970.7
Swedish70.0
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,3939.3
Welsh260.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)70.0
Other ancestries7,77952.2
(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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