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Walker county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school20,291100.0
Nursery school, preschool7953.9
Kindergarten5252.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,30726.2
High school (grades 9-12)4,26021.0
College or graduate school9,40446.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over36,678100.0
Less than 9th grade3,80610.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6,07516.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)11,59431.6
Some college, no degree7,36220.1
Associate degree1,1173.0
Bachelor's degree4,31111.8
Graduate or professional degree2,4136.6
Percent high school graduate or higher73.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher18.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over52,857100.0
Never married12,91224.4
Now married, except separated32,22961.0
Separated1,4002.6
Widowed2,7595.2
Female
1,8173.4
Divorced3,5576.7
Female
1,7803.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years842100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren49258.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over50,776100.0
Civilian veterans5,51210.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years12,798100.0
With a disability9937.8
Population 21 to 64 years26,459100.0
With a disability4,92818.6
Percent employed
59.2(X)
No disability21,53181.4
Percent employed
77.1(X)
Population 65 years and over5,145100.0
With a disability2,18042.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over58,854100.0
Same house in 199524,56941.7
Different house in the U.S. in 199531,64853.8
Same county
8,71014.8
Different county
22,93839.0
Same state
20,73435.2
Different state
2,2043.7
Elsewhere in 19952,6374.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population61,758100.0
Native59,00295.5
Born in United States
58,64595.0
State of residence
45,43473.6
Different state
13,21121.4
Born outside United States
3570.6
Foreign born2,7564.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,2802.1
Naturalized citizen
8791.4
Not a citizen
1,8773.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,756100.0
Europe1535.6
Asia2719.8
Africa481.7
Oceania00.0
Latin America2,24581.5
Northern America391.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over58,854100.0
English only50,46485.7
Language other than English8,39014.3
Speak English less than 'very well
3,5736.1
Spanish
7,58612.9
Speak English less than "very well"
3,3665.7
Other Indo-European languages
4550.8
Speak English less than "very well"
830.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2850.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1120.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population61,758100.0

Total ancestries reported

41,73167.6
Arab280.0
Czech14590.7
Danish1020.2
Dutch3880.6
English3,3915.5
French (except Basque)11,2102.0
French Canadian12500.4
German5,3178.6
Greek380.1
Hungarian460.1
Irish14,2396.9
Italian6331.0
Lithuanian180.0
Norwegian1180.2
Polish1,0061.6
Portuguese340.1
Russian570.1
Scotch-Irish1,0481.7
Scottish7121.2
Slovak130.0
Subsaharan African1790.3
Swedish3600.6
Swiss290.0
Ukrainian320.1
United States or American4,7357.7
Welsh1630.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1300.2
Other ancestries16,99627.5
(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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