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Social Statistics

Clay county north carolina dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,774100.0
Nursery school, preschool693.9
Kindergarten1005.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)76543.1
High school (grades 9-12)41423.3
College or graduate school42624.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,578100.0
Less than 9th grade5758.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma97414.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,22133.8
Some college, no degree1,34220.4
Associate degree4536.9
Bachelor's degree6079.2
Graduate or professional degree4066.2
Percent high school graduate or higher76.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over7,479100.0
Never married1,09614.7
Now married, except separated4,96566.4
Separated1431.9
Widowed6739.0
Female
5217.0
Divorced6028.0
Female
3444.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years120100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren7058.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over7,144100.0
Civilian veterans1,30418.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,519100.0
With a disability1006.6
Population 21 to 64 years4,903100.0
With a disability1,23525.2
Percent employed
51.7(X)
No disability3,66874.8
Percent employed
74.0(X)
Population 65 years and over1,881100.0
With a disability87846.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over8,412100.0
Same house in 19954,90058.3
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,46641.2
Same county
1,23714.7
Different county
2,22926.5
Same state
6447.7
Different state
1,58518.8
Elsewhere in 1995460.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population8,775100.0
Native8,67198.8
Born in United States
8,62898.3
State of residence
3,51940.1
Different state
5,10958.2
Born outside United States
430.5
Foreign born1041.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
160.2
Naturalized citizen
710.8
Not a citizen
330.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)104100.0
Europe7067.3
Asia1413.5
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America65.8
Northern America1413.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over8,412100.0
English only8,20497.5
Language other than English2082.5
Speak English less than 'very well
520.6
Spanish
1001.2
Speak English less than "very well"
320.4
Other Indo-European languages
1011.2
Speak English less than "very well"
200.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
70.1
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population8,775100.0

Total ancestries reported

6,96979.4
Arab90.1
Czech140.0
Danish30.0
Dutch2052.3
English1,07512.3
French (except Basque)11621.8
French Canadian1360.4
German98311.2
Greek100.1
Hungarian280.3
Irish188810.1
Italian3113.5
Lithuanian80.1
Norwegian220.3
Polish350.4
Portuguese50.1
Russian190.2
Scotch-Irish4885.6
Scottish1501.7
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish270.3
Swiss60.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,71419.5
Welsh270.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries7548.6
(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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