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Social Statistics for Williamsburg County, South Carolina

Williamsburg county south carolina dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school10,681100.0
Nursery school, preschool8087.6
Kindergarten5595.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,22448.9
High school (grades 9-12)2,80126.2
College or graduate school1,28912.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over23,189100.0
Less than 9th grade2,74311.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5,24622.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)8,14835.1
Some college, no degree3,30314.2
Associate degree1,0764.6
Bachelor's degree1,8568.0
Graduate or professional degree8173.5
Percent high school graduate or higher65.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over28,483100.0
Never married8,35729.3
Now married, except separated13,94248.9
Separated1,4935.2
Widowed2,8129.9
Female
2,3928.4
Divorced1,8796.6
Female
1,1494.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,549100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren78650.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over26,512100.0
Civilian veterans2,4369.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years9,713100.0
With a disability1,16112.0
Population 21 to 64 years19,916100.0
With a disability6,66833.5
Percent employed
49.1(X)
No disability13,24866.5
Percent employed
66.3(X)
Population 65 years and over4,741100.0
With a disability2,24147.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over34,689100.0
Same house in 199525,97574.9
Different house in the U.S. in 19958,50624.5
Same county
4,98514.4
Different county
3,52110.2
Same state
2,2446.5
Different state
1,2773.7
Elsewhere in 19952080.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population37,217100.0
Native37,04599.5
Born in United States
36,88899.1
State of residence
33,16489.1
Different state
3,72410.0
Born outside United States
1570.4
Foreign born1720.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
550.1
Naturalized citizen
1010.3
Not a citizen
710.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)172100.0
Europe2816.3
Asia4827.9
Africa105.8
Oceania00.0
Latin America8650.0
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over34,689100.0
English only33,80297.4
Language other than English8872.6
Speak English less than 'very well
3491.0
Spanish
4311.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1620.5
Other Indo-European languages
3641.0
Speak English less than "very well"
1620.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
830.2
Speak English less than "very well"
250.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population37,217100.0

Total ancestries reported

29,96480.5
Arab20.0
Czech170.0
Danish370.1
Dutch350.1
English8872.4
French (except Basque)11950.5
French Canadian170.0
German5231.4
Greek120.0
Hungarian50.0
Irish15631.5
Italian560.2
Lithuanian110.0
Norwegian380.1
Polish560.2
Portuguese00.0
Russian100.0
Scotch-Irish1,0342.8
Scottish1950.5
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African6231.7
Swedish10.0
Swiss150.0
Ukrainian100.0
United States or American4,18211.2
Welsh160.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)520.1
Other ancestries21,39257.5
(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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