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Tuscaloosa county alabama dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school52,373100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,6685.1
Kindergarten2,5344.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)17,36633.2
High school (grades 9-12)8,66416.5
College or graduate school21,14140.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over99,039100.0
Less than 9th grade6,4186.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma14,56314.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)28,11528.4
Some college, no degree20,77421.0
Associate degree5,3655.4
Bachelor's degree14,19314.3
Graduate or professional degree9,6119.7
Percent high school graduate or higher78.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher24.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over132,737100.0
Never married43,57432.8
Now married, except separated65,44949.3
Separated2,5551.9
Widowed8,8426.7
Female
7,3955.6
Divorced12,3179.3
Female
7,3225.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years3,424100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,92956.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over126,162100.0
Civilian veterans15,26412.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years41,107100.0
With a disability3,9469.6
Population 21 to 64 years93,629100.0
With a disability19,24520.6
Percent employed
48.3(X)
No disability74,38479.4
Percent employed
75.4(X)
Population 65 years and over17,740100.0
With a disability8,61048.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over154,505100.0
Same house in 199578,86751.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199573,23347.4
Same county
42,97127.8
Different county
30,26219.6
Same state
18,71212.1
Different state
11,5507.5
Elsewhere in 19952,4051.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population164,875100.0
Native161,41697.9
Born in United States
160,40497.3
State of residence
125,71376.2
Different state
34,69121.0
Born outside United States
1,0120.6
Foreign born3,4592.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2,0561.2
Naturalized citizen
1,0980.7
Not a citizen
2,3611.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)3,459100.0
Europe99828.9
Asia1,36439.4
Africa230.7
Oceania00.0
Latin America96027.8
Northern America1143.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over154,505100.0
English only147,68295.6
Language other than English6,8234.4
Speak English less than 'very well
2,5621.7
Spanish
3,2052.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1,1580.7
Other Indo-European languages
2,1541.4
Speak English less than "very well"
6230.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,2090.8
Speak English less than "very well"
6270.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population164,875100.0

Total ancestries reported

129,93878.8
Arab2420.1
Czech12290.1
Danish1230.1
Dutch1,7021.0
English13,3258.1
French (except Basque)12,5741.6
French Canadian12180.1
German9,3835.7
Greek1920.1
Hungarian1910.1
Irish112,3007.5
Italian1,6731.0
Lithuanian550.0
Norwegian6160.4
Polish8300.5
Portuguese400.0
Russian2860.2
Scotch-Irish3,6042.2
Scottish2,9111.8
Slovak430.0
Subsaharan African1,4800.9
Swedish4780.3
Swiss590.0
Ukrainian450.0
United States or American22,41613.6
Welsh6920.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2470.1
Other ancestries53,98432.7
(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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