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Social Statistics

Whitfield county georgia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






NOTE: Data based on a sample except in P3, P4, H3, and H4. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, definitions, and count corrections see http://factfinder.census.gov/home/en/datanotes/expsf3.htm.


Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school19,439100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,3316.8
Kindergarten1,4377.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)10,26252.8
High school (grades 9-12)4,40222.6
College or graduate school2,00710.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over52,570100.0
Less than 9th grade9,56918.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma9,88718.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)15,25929.0
Some college, no degree9,06317.2
Associate degree2,0443.9
Bachelor's degree4,1908.0
Graduate or professional degree2,5584.9
Percent high school graduate or higher63.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over64,317100.0
Never married13,32220.7
Now married, except separated38,94060.5
Separated1,2582.0
Widowed4,1016.4
Female
3,4375.3
Divorced6,69610.4
Female
3,7595.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,264100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren85837.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over60,835100.0
Civilian veterans6,38110.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years19,430100.0
With a disability1,7248.9
Population 21 to 64 years48,660100.0
With a disability11,30323.2
Percent employed
57.6(X)
No disability37,35776.8
Percent employed
77.5(X)
Population 65 years and over8,324100.0
With a disability3,77845.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over76,966100.0
Same house in 199540,30952.4
Different house in the U.S. in 199531,95341.5
Same county
19,46925.3
Different county
12,48416.2
Same state
5,1486.7
Different state
7,3369.5
Elsewhere in 19954,7046.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population83,525100.0
Native69,63083.4
Born in United States
69,07082.7
State of residence
47,04256.3
Different state
22,02826.4
Born outside United States
5600.7
Foreign born13,89516.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
9,38411.2
Naturalized citizen
2,1032.5
Not a citizen
11,79214.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)13,895100.0
Europe2531.8
Asia8396.0
Africa840.6
Oceania200.1
Latin America12,64491.0
Northern America550.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over76,966100.0
English only59,88677.8
Language other than English17,08022.2
Speak English less than 'very well
11,47714.9
Spanish
15,74620.5
Speak English less than "very well"
10,98014.3
Other Indo-European languages
8241.1
Speak English less than "very well"
2430.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
3840.5
Speak English less than "very well"
2370.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population83,525100.0

Total ancestries reported

66,32279.4
Arab1430.2
Czech11370.2
Danish660.1
Dutch8661.0
English5,7756.9
French (except Basque)19351.1
French Canadian11650.2
German4,1615.0
Greek1080.1
Hungarian830.1
Irish16,3647.6
Italian6990.8
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian1860.2
Polish2140.3
Portuguese100.0
Russian810.1
Scotch-Irish1,2691.5
Scottish1,1101.3
Slovak290.0
Subsaharan African1420.2
Swedish2030.2
Swiss380.0
Ukrainian290.0
United States or American17,53121.0
Welsh2040.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)890.1
Other ancestries25,68530.8
(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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