Cite
 

Social Statistics

Union county georgia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,414100.0
Nursery school, preschool1815.3
Kindergarten1805.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,63347.8
High school (grades 9-12)86825.4
College or graduate school55216.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over12,730100.0
Less than 9th grade1,1549.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,13116.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,47135.1
Some college, no degree2,65620.9
Associate degree7215.7
Bachelor's degree9607.5
Graduate or professional degree6375.0
Percent high school graduate or higher74.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over14,460100.0
Never married2,29915.9
Now married, except separated9,27964.2
Separated1671.2
Widowed1,2488.6
Female
1,0867.5
Divorced1,46710.1
Female
7515.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years281100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren13849.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over13,882100.0
Civilian veterans2,54918.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,073100.0
With a disability2698.8
Population 21 to 64 years9,391100.0
With a disability2,20723.5
Percent employed
55.2(X)
No disability7,18476.5
Percent employed
72.6(X)
Population 65 years and over3,601100.0
With a disability1,40839.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over16,460100.0
Same house in 19959,40957.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19957,01642.6
Same county
2,51115.3
Different county
4,50527.4
Same state
1,94111.8
Different state
2,56415.6
Elsewhere in 1995350.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population17,289100.0
Native17,06698.7
Born in United States
16,92597.9
State of residence
9,41454.5
Different state
7,51143.4
Born outside United States
1410.8
Foreign born2231.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
350.2
Naturalized citizen
1741.0
Not a citizen
490.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)223100.0
Europe11652.0
Asia3515.7
Africa00.0
Oceania52.2
Latin America4620.6
Northern America219.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over16,460100.0
English only16,13098.0
Language other than English3302.0
Speak English less than 'very well
980.6
Spanish
1851.1
Speak English less than "very well"
570.3
Other Indo-European languages
740.4
Speak English less than "very well"
200.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
640.4
Speak English less than "very well"
210.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population17,289100.0

Total ancestries reported

13,95180.7
Arab100.1
Czech1470.3
Danish490.3
Dutch3842.2
English2,43814.1
French (except Basque)13171.8
French Canadian1740.4
German1,83310.6
Greek310.2
Hungarian190.1
Irish12,01511.7
Italian4592.7
Lithuanian240.1
Norwegian660.4
Polish1701.0
Portuguese00.0
Russian400.2
Scotch-Irish5253.0
Scottish3912.3
Slovak80.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish2001.2
Swiss220.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American3,17118.3
Welsh1070.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)80.0
Other ancestries1,5438.9
(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


More census articles: