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Social Statistics for Clayton County, Georgia

Clayton county georgia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school68,358100.0
Nursery school, preschool5,8638.6
Kindergarten4,3756.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)32,90548.1
High school (grades 9-12)14,17320.7
College or graduate school11,04216.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over141,554100.0
Less than 9th grade9,1226.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma19,09913.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)45,14331.9
Some college, no degree36,15125.5
Associate degree8,4956.0
Bachelor's degree17,28012.2
Graduate or professional degree6,2644.4
Percent high school graduate or higher80.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over176,256100.0
Never married55,25131.3
Now married, except separated86,18648.9
Separated5,4143.1
Widowed7,4214.2
Female
5,9793.4
Divorced21,98412.5
Female
13,4777.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years7,056100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2,98442.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over164,628100.0
Civilian veterans24,06214.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years60,750100.0
With a disability4,8077.9
Population 21 to 64 years139,488100.0
With a disability28,06120.1
Percent employed
59.7(X)
No disability111,42779.9
Percent employed
78.8(X)
Population 65 years and over13,263100.0
With a disability6,12546.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over216,690100.0
Same house in 199589,98241.5
Different house in the U.S. in 1995117,59954.3
Same county
43,31020.0
Different county
74,28934.3
Same state
44,40520.5
Different state
29,88413.8
Elsewhere in 19959,1094.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population236,517100.0
Native210,62889.1
Born in United States
207,01987.5
State of residence
121,57051.4
Different state
85,44936.1
Born outside United States
3,6091.5
Foreign born25,88910.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
15,5166.6
Naturalized citizen
7,8413.3
Not a citizen
18,0487.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)25,889100.0
Europe1,0974.2
Asia8,81634.1
Africa2,5059.7
Oceania210.1
Latin America13,23751.1
Northern America2130.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over216,690100.0
English only184,29785.1
Language other than English32,39314.9
Speak English less than 'very well
17,5888.1
Spanish
16,7957.8
Speak English less than "very well"
10,1014.7
Other Indo-European languages
4,9952.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1,4310.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
8,4213.9
Speak English less than "very well"
5,7562.7
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population236,517100.0

Total ancestries reported

210,98889.2
Arab3850.2
Czech11440.1
Danish1270.1
Dutch1,3840.6
English9,5714.0
French (except Basque)12,0020.8
French Canadian14700.2
German9,5334.0
Greek1840.1
Hungarian1300.1
Irish111,6824.9
Italian2,7961.2
Lithuanian1300.1
Norwegian4600.2
Polish9860.4
Portuguese1970.1
Russian1990.1
Scotch-Irish2,1770.9
Scottish2,0300.9
Slovak380.0
Subsaharan African4,7252.0
Swedish4150.2
Swiss770.0
Ukrainian680.0
United States or American19,0148.0
Welsh6040.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)3,1131.3
Other ancestries138,34758.5
(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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