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Columbia county florida dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school13,898100.0
Nursery school, preschool8115.8
Kindergarten7455.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)6,92749.8
High school (grades 9-12)3,54125.5
College or graduate school1,87413.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over36,880100.0
Less than 9th grade2,4996.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6,83418.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)12,87534.9
Some college, no degree8,12822.0
Associate degree2,5166.8
Bachelor's degree2,5456.9
Graduate or professional degree1,4834.0
Percent high school graduate or higher74.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over44,824100.0
Never married9,98822.3
Now married, except separated24,43054.5
Separated1,1512.6
Widowed3,4587.7
Female
2,6696.0
Divorced5,79712.9
Female
2,9416.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,502100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren90760.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over42,173100.0
Civilian veterans8,06419.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years12,874100.0
With a disability1,38210.7
Population 21 to 64 years29,881100.0
With a disability8,35528.0
Percent employed
47.9(X)
No disability21,52672.0
Percent employed
76.3(X)
Population 65 years and over7,422100.0
With a disability3,68749.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over52,904100.0
Same house in 199528,02353.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199524,39346.1
Same county
10,64120.1
Different county
13,75226.0
Same state
8,76316.6
Different state
4,9899.4
Elsewhere in 19954880.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population56,513100.0
Native55,19797.7
Born in United States
54,62496.7
State of residence
32,72657.9
Different state
21,89838.7
Born outside United States
5731.0
Foreign born1,3162.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4050.7
Naturalized citizen
7791.4
Not a citizen
5371.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,316100.0
Europe32224.5
Asia31624.0
Africa00.0
Oceania594.5
Latin America48236.6
Northern America13710.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over52,904100.0
English only50,22194.9
Language other than English2,6835.1
Speak English less than 'very well
9911.9
Spanish
1,6403.1
Speak English less than "very well"
7071.3
Other Indo-European languages
7021.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1640.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2630.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1100.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population56,513100.0

Total ancestries reported

46,53882.3
Arab170.0
Czech1780.1
Danish520.1
Dutch6201.1
English5,1369.1
French (except Basque)11,2062.1
French Canadian12230.4
German5,0709.0
Greek590.1
Hungarian1140.2
Irish15,0939.0
Italian1,3892.5
Lithuanian470.1
Norwegian2450.4
Polish5060.9
Portuguese960.2
Russian850.2
Scotch-Irish1,0001.8
Scottish7001.2
Slovak430.1
Subsaharan African2680.5
Swedish2780.5
Swiss840.1
Ukrainian210.0
United States or American9,95217.6
Welsh2680.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1100.2
Other ancestries13,77824.4
(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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