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Social Statistics

Taylor county kentucky dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school5,780100.0
Nursery school, preschool3686.4
Kindergarten2434.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,62045.3
High school (grades 9-12)1,14619.8
College or graduate school1,40324.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over15,253100.0
Less than 9th grade3,06920.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,80611.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)5,50536.1
Some college, no degree2,27014.9
Associate degree7464.9
Bachelor's degree1,0036.6
Graduate or professional degree8545.6
Percent high school graduate or higher68.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over18,489100.0
Never married3,65119.7
Now married, except separated10,93459.1
Separated2891.6
Widowed1,5758.5
Female
1,3287.2
Divorced2,04011.0
Female
1,0625.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years328100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren11234.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over17,555100.0
Civilian veterans1,85710.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years5,135100.0
With a disability57011.1
Population 21 to 64 years12,940100.0
With a disability3,45026.7
Percent employed
45.1(X)
No disability9,49073.3
Percent employed
75.5(X)
Population 65 years and over3,387100.0
With a disability1,80753.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over21,598100.0
Same house in 199512,64458.5
Different house in the U.S. in 19958,87441.1
Same county
5,61826.0
Different county
3,25615.1
Same state
2,19310.2
Different state
1,0634.9
Elsewhere in 1995800.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population22,927100.0
Native22,63098.7
Born in United States
22,57298.5
State of residence
18,99482.8
Different state
3,57815.6
Born outside United States
580.3
Foreign born2971.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2140.9
Naturalized citizen
830.4
Not a citizen
2140.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)297100.0
Europe6321.2
Asia113.7
Africa51.7
Oceania00.0
Latin America19565.7
Northern America237.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over21,598100.0
English only20,98597.2
Language other than English6132.8
Speak English less than 'very well
2591.2
Spanish
3391.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1570.7
Other Indo-European languages
2030.9
Speak English less than "very well"
700.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
200.1
Speak English less than "very well"
110.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population22,927100.0

Total ancestries reported

15,40167.2
Arab00.0
Czech100.0
Danish150.1
Dutch2080.9
English1,5856.9
French (except Basque)12341.0
French Canadian1320.1
German1,1204.9
Greek50.0
Hungarian420.2
Irish11,5846.9
Italian1990.9
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian440.2
Polish340.1
Portuguese150.1
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish3031.3
Scottish1440.6
Slovak110.0
Subsaharan African680.3
Swedish260.1
Swiss280.1
Ukrainian190.1
United States or American6,69729.2
Welsh120.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)70.0
Other ancestries2,96912.9
(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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