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Union county tennessee dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,890100.0
Nursery school, preschool1664.3
Kindergarten2155.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,07353.3
High school (grades 9-12)1,05727.2
College or graduate school3799.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over11,632100.0
Less than 9th grade2,54921.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,53521.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,13435.5
Some college, no degree1,34611.6
Associate degree3993.4
Bachelor's degree4283.7
Graduate or professional degree2412.1
Percent high school graduate or higher56.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher5.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over14,010100.0
Never married2,34916.8
Now married, except separated9,06864.7
Separated1871.3
Widowed9166.5
Female
7785.6
Divorced1,49010.6
Female
7215.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years365100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren20455.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over13,190100.0
Civilian veterans1,37010.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,073100.0
With a disability40610.0
Population 21 to 64 years10,544100.0
With a disability3,03628.8
Percent employed
44.1(X)
No disability7,50871.2
Percent employed
72.3(X)
Population 65 years and over1,862100.0
With a disability1,08358.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over16,608100.0
Same house in 199510,33262.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,26037.7
Same county
2,95317.8
Different county
3,30719.9
Same state
2,39514.4
Different state
9125.5
Elsewhere in 1995160.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population17,808100.0
Native17,76199.7
Born in United States
17,70899.4
State of residence
14,26480.1
Different state
3,44419.3
Born outside United States
530.3
Foreign born470.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
60.0
Naturalized citizen
310.2
Not a citizen
160.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)47100.0
Europe1736.2
Asia1021.3
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America36.4
Northern America1736.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over16,608100.0
English only16,40698.8
Language other than English2021.2
Speak English less than 'very well
520.3
Spanish
1130.7
Speak English less than "very well"
380.2
Other Indo-European languages
640.4
Speak English less than "very well"
10.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
150.1
Speak English less than "very well"
30.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population17,808100.0

Total ancestries reported

12,25468.8
Arab120.1
Czech170.0
Danish50.0
Dutch2471.4
English1,1696.6
French (except Basque)12151.2
French Canadian1520.3
German1,0525.9
Greek120.1
Hungarian00.0
Irish11,4868.3
Italian1120.6
Lithuanian40.0
Norwegian150.1
Polish510.3
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish2451.4
Scottish1811.0
Slovak30.0
Subsaharan African110.1
Swedish180.1
Swiss110.1
Ukrainian130.1
United States or American5,94533.4
Welsh660.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)100.1
Other ancestries1,3127.4
(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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