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Wilson county tennessee 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 school21,923100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,4136.4
Kindergarten1,2115.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)11,30251.6
High school (grades 9-12)5,03623.0
College or graduate school2,96113.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over58,683100.0
Less than 9th grade4,0216.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7,19212.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)19,91433.9
Some college, no degree12,71321.7
Associate degree3,3425.7
Bachelor's degree8,32014.2
Graduate or professional degree3,1815.4
Percent high school graduate or higher80.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher19.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over69,320100.0
Never married13,04218.8
Now married, except separated44,81864.7
Separated8581.2
Widowed3,6585.3
Female
3,1144.5
Divorced6,94410.0
Female
3,7685.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,811100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren83546.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over65,424100.0
Civilian veterans8,71613.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years20,630100.0
With a disability1,5677.6
Population 21 to 64 years53,364100.0
With a disability9,87918.5
Percent employed
63.8(X)
No disability43,48581.5
Percent employed
82.2(X)
Population 65 years and over8,387100.0
With a disability3,78245.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over82,813100.0
Same house in 199544,56653.8
Different house in the U.S. in 199537,73445.6
Same county
15,89719.2
Different county
21,83726.4
Same state
14,29717.3
Different state
7,5409.1
Elsewhere in 19955130.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population88,809100.0
Native87,54998.6
Born in United States
86,88697.8
State of residence
58,79866.2
Different state
28,08831.6
Born outside United States
6630.7
Foreign born1,2601.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4970.6
Naturalized citizen
5250.6
Not a citizen
7350.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,260100.0
Europe38130.2
Asia27722.0
Africa191.5
Oceania00.0
Latin America39231.1
Northern America19115.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over82,813100.0
English only80,38097.1
Language other than English2,4332.9
Speak English less than 'very well
7901.0
Spanish
1,2841.6
Speak English less than "very well"
4750.6
Other Indo-European languages
7580.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1760.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2870.3
Speak English less than "very well"
890.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population88,809100.0

Total ancestries reported

76,04285.6
Arab1730.2
Czech11620.2
Danish900.1
Dutch1,3911.6
English9,08510.2
French (except Basque)11,8822.1
French Canadian13970.4
German9,12410.3
Greek1910.2
Hungarian2210.2
Irish19,47710.7
Italian1,5801.8
Lithuanian380.0
Norwegian3730.4
Polish1,0151.1
Portuguese600.1
Russian1740.2
Scotch-Irish2,4792.8
Scottish1,6921.9
Slovak650.1
Subsaharan African2410.3
Swedish4620.5
Swiss1580.2
Ukrainian1100.1
United States or American21,27624.0
Welsh3700.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1210.1
Other ancestries13,63515.4
(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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