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Social Statistics for Tazewell County, Virginia

Tazewell county virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school9,714100.0
Nursery school, preschool4985.1
Kindergarten5155.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,36244.9
High school (grades 9-12)2,38524.6
College or graduate school1,95420.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over31,291100.0
Less than 9th grade5,22716.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4,93415.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)10,17132.5
Some college, no degree5,58817.9
Associate degree1,9286.2
Bachelor's degree2,2807.3
Graduate or professional degree1,1633.7
Percent high school graduate or higher67.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over36,821100.0
Never married6,88818.7
Now married, except separated22,43560.9
Separated7552.1
Widowed3,6239.8
Female
3,0268.2
Divorced3,1208.5
Female
1,7044.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years953100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren54056.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over35,018100.0
Civilian veterans4,25312.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years8,833100.0
With a disability7788.8
Population 21 to 64 years26,476100.0
With a disability7,78729.4
Percent employed
35.8(X)
No disability18,68970.6
Percent employed
71.2(X)
Population 65 years and over6,642100.0
With a disability3,91659.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over42,209100.0
Same house in 199528,15866.7
Different house in the U.S. in 199513,89632.9
Same county
8,75620.7
Different county
5,14012.2
Same state
2,1535.1
Different state
2,9877.1
Elsewhere in 19951550.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population44,598100.0
Native44,16799.0
Born in United States
44,08098.8
State of residence
28,42563.7
Different state
15,65535.1
Born outside United States
870.2
Foreign born4311.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1660.4
Naturalized citizen
2500.6
Not a citizen
1810.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)431100.0
Europe12529.0
Asia21650.1
Africa133.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America4410.2
Northern America337.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over42,209100.0
English only41,20697.6
Language other than English1,0032.4
Speak English less than 'very well
2570.6
Spanish
4871.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1340.3
Other Indo-European languages
3840.9
Speak English less than "very well"
660.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1080.3
Speak English less than "very well"
570.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population44,598100.0

Total ancestries reported

29,56266.3
Arab440.1
Czech1460.1
Danish290.1
Dutch6481.5
English2,8196.3
French (except Basque)12630.6
French Canadian1180.0
German3,2947.4
Greek370.1
Hungarian1360.3
Irish13,4397.7
Italian5191.2
Lithuanian270.1
Norwegian570.1
Polish1530.3
Portuguese60.0
Russian370.1
Scotch-Irish1,0132.3
Scottish4040.9
Slovak210.0
Subsaharan African250.1
Swedish1180.3
Swiss100.0
Ukrainian110.0
United States or American11,79126.4
Welsh1160.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries4,48110.0
(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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