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Social Statistics for Covington County, Alabama

Covington county alabama dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school8,418100.0
Nursery school, preschool5426.4
Kindergarten4875.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,14849.3
High school (grades 9-12)2,07524.6
College or graduate school1,16613.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over25,705100.0
Less than 9th grade3,47413.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4,64118.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)8,47333.0
Some college, no degree4,42117.2
Associate degree1,5546.0
Bachelor's degree2,0057.8
Graduate or professional degree1,1374.4
Percent high school graduate or higher68.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over30,276100.0
Never married5,42117.9
Now married, except separated18,13159.9
Separated5371.8
Widowed2,9669.8
Female
2,4878.2
Divorced3,22110.6
Female
1,7745.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years746100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren43758.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over28,693100.0
Civilian veterans4,16714.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years8,158100.0
With a disability6678.2
Population 21 to 64 years20,311100.0
With a disability5,46626.9
Percent employed
47.5(X)
No disability14,84573.1
Percent employed
74.2(X)
Population 65 years and over6,434100.0
With a disability3,64756.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over35,423100.0
Same house in 199522,36763.1
Different house in the U.S. in 199512,90736.4
Same county
8,19223.1
Different county
4,71513.3
Same state
2,3286.6
Different state
2,3876.7
Elsewhere in 19951490.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population37,631100.0
Native37,41599.4
Born in United States
37,26899.0
State of residence
29,62278.7
Different state
7,64620.3
Born outside United States
1470.4
Foreign born2160.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1100.3
Naturalized citizen
990.3
Not a citizen
1170.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)216100.0
Europe6027.8
Asia6731.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America6630.6
Northern America2310.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over35,423100.0
English only34,72398.0
Language other than English7002.0
Speak English less than 'very well
1920.5
Spanish
3761.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1070.3
Other Indo-European languages
2540.7
Speak English less than "very well"
510.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
700.2
Speak English less than "very well"
340.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population37,631100.0

Total ancestries reported

25,92068.9
Arab80.0
Czech100.0
Danish00.0
Dutch2640.7
English2,5076.7
French (except Basque)16011.6
French Canadian11240.3
German1,3433.6
Greek150.0
Hungarian80.0
Irish12,7607.3
Italian1460.4
Lithuanian120.0
Norwegian600.2
Polish1350.4
Portuguese20.0
Russian200.1
Scotch-Irish6811.8
Scottish4401.2
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African1510.4
Swedish480.1
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian200.1
United States or American9,84126.2
Welsh640.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)100.0
Other ancestries6,66017.7
(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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