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Social Statistics for Twiggs County, Georgia

Twiggs county georgia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,644100.0
Nursery school, preschool1646.2
Kindergarten1555.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,35151.1
High school (grades 9-12)73127.6
College or graduate school2439.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,702100.0
Less than 9th grade86913.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,60023.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,73040.7
Some college, no degree99514.8
Associate degree1442.1
Bachelor's degree2343.5
Graduate or professional degree1301.9
Percent high school graduate or higher63.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher5.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over8,211100.0
Never married2,33728.5
Now married, except separated4,09149.8
Separated2382.9
Widowed7939.7
Female
6538.0
Divorced7529.2
Female
4135.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years393100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren20752.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over7,700100.0
Civilian veterans7449.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,564100.0
With a disability1676.5
Population 21 to 64 years5,903100.0
With a disability1,46224.8
Percent employed
44.3(X)
No disability4,44175.2
Percent employed
72.2(X)
Population 65 years and over1,207100.0
With a disability62852.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over9,847100.0
Same house in 19957,00771.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,81328.6
Same county
1,03710.5
Different county
1,77618.0
Same state
1,41614.4
Different state
3603.7
Elsewhere in 1995270.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population10,590100.0
Native10,50799.2
Born in United States
10,48799.0
State of residence
9,17686.6
Different state
1,31112.4
Born outside United States
200.2
Foreign born830.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
440.4
Naturalized citizen
430.4
Not a citizen
400.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)83100.0
Europe67.2
Asia5363.9
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America2428.9
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over9,847100.0
English only9,63097.8
Language other than English2172.2
Speak English less than 'very well
760.8
Spanish
1251.3
Speak English less than "very well"
440.4
Other Indo-European languages
560.6
Speak English less than "very well"
120.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
360.4
Speak English less than "very well"
200.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population10,590100.0

Total ancestries reported

8,14376.9
Arab30.0
Czech120.0
Danish00.0
Dutch260.2
English6506.1
French (except Basque)1950.9
French Canadian130.0
German3383.2
Greek10.0
Hungarian60.1
Irish15114.8
Italian600.6
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian220.2
Polish30.0
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish950.9
Scottish590.6
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African1821.7
Swedish00.0
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,94318.3
Welsh80.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries4,13639.1
(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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