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Social Statistics for Tucker County, West Virginia

Tucker county west virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,449100.0
Nursery school, preschool453.1
Kindergarten886.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)70348.5
High school (grades 9-12)42129.1
College or graduate school19213.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,301100.0
Less than 9th grade54710.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma75114.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,57248.5
Some college, no degree72213.6
Associate degree1492.8
Bachelor's degree3256.1
Graduate or professional degree2354.4
Percent high school graduate or higher75.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over6,099100.0
Never married1,20019.7
Now married, except separated3,61459.3
Separated470.8
Widowed61610.1
Female
4837.9
Divorced62210.2
Female
3225.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years154100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren8555.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over5,766100.0
Civilian veterans84514.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,388100.0
With a disability956.8
Population 21 to 64 years4,219100.0
With a disability1,01824.1
Percent employed
43.2(X)
No disability3,20175.9
Percent employed
71.9(X)
Population 65 years and over1,241100.0
With a disability61549.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over6,982100.0
Same house in 19955,14073.6
Different house in the U.S. in 19951,82726.2
Same county
1,13516.3
Different county
6929.9
Same state
4376.3
Different state
2553.7
Elsewhere in 1995150.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population7,321100.0
Native7,30899.8
Born in United States
7,29599.6
State of residence
5,92680.9
Different state
1,36918.7
Born outside United States
130.2
Foreign born130.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
00.0
Naturalized citizen
130.2
Not a citizen
00.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)13100.0
Europe13100.0
Asia00.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America00.0
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over6,982100.0
English only6,80297.4
Language other than English1802.6
Speak English less than 'very well
540.8
Spanish
901.3
Speak English less than "very well"
260.4
Other Indo-European languages
901.3
Speak English less than "very well"
280.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
00.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population7,321100.0

Total ancestries reported

5,95381.3
Arab20.0
Czech180.1
Danish170.2
Dutch2132.9
English7219.8
French (except Basque)1791.1
French Canadian1130.2
German1,49220.4
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish176610.5
Italian3184.3
Lithuanian190.3
Norwegian170.2
Polish851.2
Portuguese10.0
Russian80.1
Scotch-Irish1111.5
Scottish670.9
Slovak20.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish540.7
Swiss280.4
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,27017.3
Welsh340.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries6288.6
(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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