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Cumberland county north carolina dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school88,163100.0
Nursery school, preschool5,4926.2
Kindergarten5,3136.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)38,91344.1
High school (grades 9-12)17,61520.0
College or graduate school20,83023.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over176,714100.0
Less than 9th grade8,3894.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma18,13710.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)50,12228.4
Some college, no degree49,84628.2
Associate degree16,4519.3
Bachelor's degree23,23213.1
Graduate or professional degree10,5376.0
Percent high school graduate or higher85.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher19.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over230,654100.0
Never married60,65326.3
Now married, except separated126,26954.7
Separated8,9013.9
Widowed11,9485.2
Female
9,6594.2
Divorced22,8839.9
Female
13,1365.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years6,506100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3,43352.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over181,918100.0
Civilian veterans42,59223.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years71,312100.0
With a disability6,1538.6
Population 21 to 64 years146,675100.0
With a disability35,49024.2
Percent employed
54.8(X)
No disability111,18575.8
Percent employed
72.2(X)
Population 65 years and over22,466100.0
With a disability11,26650.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over278,459100.0
Same house in 1995126,78645.5
Different house in the U.S. in 1995138,62949.8
Same county
61,51522.1
Different county
77,11427.7
Same state
13,1484.7
Different state
63,96623.0
Elsewhere in 199513,0444.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population302,963100.0
Native287,03894.7
Born in United States
273,83690.4
State of residence
136,19045.0
Different state
137,64645.4
Born outside United States
13,2024.4
Foreign born15,9255.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
5,6591.9
Naturalized citizen
8,1852.7
Not a citizen
7,7402.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)15,925100.0
Europe4,56128.6
Asia4,82330.3
Africa4552.9
Oceania1170.7
Latin America5,53934.8
Northern America4302.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over278,459100.0
English only248,23889.1
Language other than English30,22110.9
Speak English less than 'very well
9,8023.5
Spanish
16,5365.9
Speak English less than "very well"
5,4732.0
Other Indo-European languages
7,9162.8
Speak English less than "very well"
1,8290.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
5,0401.8
Speak English less than "very well"
2,3000.8
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population302,963100.0

Total ancestries reported

285,93294.4
Arab5800.2
Czech16040.2
Danish5320.2
Dutch2,2920.8
English17,7545.9
French (except Basque)15,2541.7
French Canadian11,6810.6
German28,5929.4
Greek8970.3
Hungarian6250.2
Irish121,5217.1
Italian8,0842.7
Lithuanian1910.1
Norwegian1,5140.5
Polish3,5951.2
Portuguese4340.1
Russian7540.2
Scotch-Irish8,0782.7
Scottish6,4572.1
Slovak2290.1
Subsaharan African3,2711.1
Swedish1,7450.6
Swiss2740.1
Ukrainian3310.1
United States or American28,5699.4
Welsh1,0540.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2,2390.7
Other ancestries138,78145.8
(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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