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Social Statistics for Yell County, Arkansas

Yell county arkansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,761100.0
Nursery school, preschool2605.5
Kindergarten3607.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,51552.8
High school (grades 9-12)1,18724.9
College or graduate school4399.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over13,659100.0
Less than 9th grade2,16215.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,74120.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,87435.7
Some college, no degree2,14615.7
Associate degree2461.8
Bachelor's degree9797.2
Graduate or professional degree5113.7
Percent high school graduate or higher64.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over16,643100.0
Never married2,96817.8
Now married, except separated10,15461.0
Separated4162.5
Widowed1,2877.7
Female
1,1186.7
Divorced1,81810.9
Female
9545.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years393100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren19950.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over15,661100.0
Civilian veterans1,96612.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years5,007100.0
With a disability4619.2
Population 21 to 64 years11,536100.0
With a disability3,04326.4
Percent employed
50.8(X)
No disability8,49373.6
Percent employed
75.8(X)
Population 65 years and over2,892100.0
With a disability1,66157.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over19,769100.0
Same house in 199510,20651.6
Different house in the U.S. in 19958,88945.0
Same county
4,51622.8
Different county
4,37322.1
Same state
2,44212.4
Different state
1,9319.8
Elsewhere in 19956743.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population21,139100.0
Native18,99289.8
Born in United States
18,89589.4
State of residence
13,31963.0
Different state
5,57626.4
Born outside United States
970.5
Foreign born2,14710.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,3406.3
Naturalized citizen
3321.6
Not a citizen
1,8158.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,147100.0
Europe1215.6
Asia1185.5
Africa30.1
Oceania110.5
Latin America1,88387.7
Northern America110.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over19,769100.0
English only17,11586.6
Language other than English2,65413.4
Speak English less than 'very well
1,8789.5
Spanish
2,35611.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1,7078.6
Other Indo-European languages
1010.5
Speak English less than "very well"
290.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1290.7
Speak English less than "very well"
780.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population21,139100.0

Total ancestries reported

16,62878.7
Arab00.0
Czech1450.2
Danish100.0
Dutch4162.0
English1,1255.3
French (except Basque)14011.9
French Canadian1880.4
German1,4646.9
Greek00.0
Hungarian140.1
Irish11,8628.8
Italian1220.6
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian290.1
Polish960.5
Portuguese190.1
Russian60.0
Scotch-Irish2891.4
Scottish2311.1
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African90.0
Swedish690.3
Swiss510.2
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American4,71422.3
Welsh460.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)560.3
Other ancestries5,46625.9
(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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