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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Franklin County
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent Subject Number Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT       NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH    
     Population 3 years and over            Total poplulation 17,771 100.0
      enrolled in school 4,051 100.0   Native 17,539 98.7
Nursery school, preschool 206 5.1       Born in United States 17,495 98.4
Kindergarten 218 5.4           State of residence 12,356 69.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 1,944 48.0           Different state 5,139 28.9
High school (grades 9-12) 1,217 30.0       Born outside United States 44 0.2
College or graduate school 466 11.5   Foreign born 232 1.3
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 66 0.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 79 0.4
  Population 25 years and over 11,654 100.0       Not a citizen 153 0.9
Less than 9th grade 1,306 11.2        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2,063 17.7   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 4,121 35.4     Total (excluding born at sea) 232 100.0
Some college, no degree 2,349 20.2   Europe 47 20.3
Associate degree 530 4.5   Asia 71 30.6
Bachelor's degree 885 7.6   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 400 3.4   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 105 45.3
Percent high school graduate or higher 71.1 (X)   Northern America 9 3.9
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 11.0 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 16,623 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 14,170 100.0   English only 16,135 97.1
Never married 2,397 16.9   Language other than English 488 2.9
Now married, except separated 9,006 63.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 169 1.0
Separated 195 1.4   Spanish 296 1.8
Widowed 1,168 8.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 133 0.8
 Female 975 6.9   Other Indo-European languages 90 0.5
Divorced 1,404 9.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 13 0.1
 Female 691 4.9   Asian and Pacific Island languages 100 0.6
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 23 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 17,771 100.0
           under 18 years 335 100.0     Total ancestries reported 14,167 79.7
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 190 56.7   Arab 0 0.0
        Czech¹ 12 0.1
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 11 0.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 13,189 100.0   Dutch 327 1.8
Civilian veterans 1,971 14.9   English 1,344 7.6
        French (except Basque)¹ 270 1.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 19 0.1
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 1,983 11.2
     Population 5 to 20 years 4,127 100.0   Greek 27 0.2
With a disability 333 8.1   Hungarian 2 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 9,707 100.0   Irish¹ 2,354 13.2
With a disability 2,471 25.5   Italian 174 1.0
 Percent employed 43.8 (X)   Lithuanian 27 0.2
No disability 7,236 74.5   Norwegian 118 0.7
 Percent employed 78.5 (X)   Polish 153 0.9
     Population 65 years and over 2,554 100.0   Portuguese 5 0.0
With a disability 1,454 56.9   Russian 12 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 253 1.4
        Scottish 229 1.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 16,623 100.0   Subsaharan African 10 0.1
Same house in 1995 10,036 60.4   Swedish 56 0.3
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 6,554 39.4   Swiss 63 0.4
 Same county 3,388 20.4   Ukrainian 11 0.1
 Different county 3,166 19.0   United States or American 3,641 20.5
  Same state 1,943 11.7   Welsh 37 0.2
  Different state 1,223 7.4   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 23 0.1
Elsewhere in 1995 33 0.2   Other ancestries 3,006 16.9
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (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. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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