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Union county arkansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school11,194100.0
Nursery school, preschool6615.9
Kindergarten6435.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,58249.9
High school (grades 9-12)2,88125.7
College or graduate school1,42712.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over29,986100.0
Less than 9th grade2,5448.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5,09917.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)10,64835.5
Some college, no degree5,97619.9
Associate degree1,2524.2
Bachelor's degree3,19110.6
Graduate or professional degree1,2764.3
Percent high school graduate or higher74.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over36,034100.0
Never married7,89721.9
Now married, except separated19,73654.8
Separated9712.7
Widowed3,3229.2
Female
2,8287.8
Divorced4,10811.4
Female
2,2726.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,217100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren64052.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over33,789100.0
Civilian veterans4,30512.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years10,830100.0
With a disability1,0359.6
Population 21 to 64 years24,362100.0
With a disability5,93524.4
Percent employed
46.4(X)
No disability18,42775.6
Percent employed
75.5(X)
Population 65 years and over6,749100.0
With a disability3,60953.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over42,828100.0
Same house in 199525,94060.6
Different house in the U.S. in 199516,39838.3
Same county
11,25826.3
Different county
5,14012.0
Same state
2,4265.7
Different state
2,7146.3
Elsewhere in 19954901.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population45,629100.0
Native45,09498.8
Born in United States
44,89598.4
State of residence
34,13574.8
Different state
10,76023.6
Born outside United States
1990.4
Foreign born5351.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2650.6
Naturalized citizen
1610.4
Not a citizen
3740.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)535100.0
Europe11822.1
Asia15629.2
Africa173.2
Oceania00.0
Latin America23143.2
Northern America132.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over42,828100.0
English only41,75497.5
Language other than English1,0742.5
Speak English less than 'very well
4141.0
Spanish
7021.6
Speak English less than "very well"
2440.6
Other Indo-European languages
2340.5
Speak English less than "very well"
730.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1130.3
Speak English less than "very well"
940.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population45,629100.0

Total ancestries reported

34,94676.6
Arab430.1
Czech1340.1
Danish580.1
Dutch3950.9
English2,9686.5
French (except Basque)17371.6
French Canadian11250.3
German1,9434.3
Greek180.0
Hungarian110.0
Irish13,7128.1
Italian2960.6
Lithuanian60.0
Norwegian920.2
Polish920.2
Portuguese20.0
Russian20.0
Scotch-Irish8871.9
Scottish4210.9
Slovak10.0
Subsaharan African3620.8
Swedish1300.3
Swiss570.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American6,57514.4
Welsh1070.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)20.0
Other ancestries15,87034.8
(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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