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Social Statistics for Webster County, Mississippi

Webster county mississippi dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,474100.0
Nursery school, preschool1737.0
Kindergarten1767.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,20048.5
High school (grades 9-12)61624.9
College or graduate school30912.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,717100.0
Less than 9th grade73510.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,43621.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,28033.9
Some college, no degree1,11016.5
Associate degree2804.2
Bachelor's degree6059.0
Graduate or professional degree2714.0
Percent high school graduate or higher67.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher13.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over8,140100.0
Never married1,74621.4
Now married, except separated4,81759.2
Separated1802.2
Widowed7909.7
Female
6518.0
Divorced6077.5
Female
3003.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years274100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren17062.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over7,599100.0
Civilian veterans99913.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,431100.0
With a disability1435.9
Population 21 to 64 years5,437100.0
With a disability1,36925.2
Percent employed
49.5(X)
No disability4,06874.8
Percent employed
75.2(X)
Population 65 years and over1,577100.0
With a disability84553.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over9,624100.0
Same house in 19956,08663.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,49436.3
Same county
1,85519.3
Different county
1,63917.0
Same state
1,19612.4
Different state
4434.6
Elsewhere in 1995440.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population10,294100.0
Native10,24099.5
Born in United States
10,19099.0
State of residence
8,87586.2
Different state
1,31512.8
Born outside United States
500.5
Foreign born540.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
280.3
Naturalized citizen
200.2
Not a citizen
340.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)54100.0
Europe3055.6
Asia814.8
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America1120.4
Northern America59.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over9,624100.0
English only9,43198.0
Language other than English1932.0
Speak English less than 'very well
941.0
Spanish
1351.4
Speak English less than "very well"
700.7
Other Indo-European languages
530.6
Speak English less than "very well"
230.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
10.0
Speak English less than "very well"
10.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population10,294100.0

Total ancestries reported

8,08078.5
Arab00.0
Czech140.0
Danish150.1
Dutch780.8
English1,56915.2
French (except Basque)11391.4
French Canadian190.1
German4434.3
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish11,18211.5
Italian970.9
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian120.1
Polish360.3
Portuguese00.0
Russian20.0
Scotch-Irish1921.9
Scottish530.5
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African240.2
Swedish90.1
Swiss80.1
Ukrainian30.0
United States or American1,83317.8
Welsh720.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries2,30022.3
(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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