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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Jackson 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 18,418 100.0
      enrolled in school 4,023 100.0   Native 18,331 99.5
Nursery school, preschool 278 6.9       Born in United States 18,296 99.3
Kindergarten 286 7.1           State of residence 15,186 82.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 1,868 46.4           Different state 3,110 16.9
High school (grades 9-12) 1,046 26.0       Born outside United States 35 0.2
College or graduate school 545 13.5   Foreign born 87 0.5
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 28 0.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 18 0.1
  Population 25 years and over 12,204 100.0       Not a citizen 69 0.4
Less than 9th grade 1,778 14.6        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2,366 19.4   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 4,679 38.3     Total (excluding born at sea) 87 100.0
Some college, no degree 1,748 14.3   Europe 61 70.1
Associate degree 375 3.1   Asia 21 24.1
Bachelor's degree 840 6.9   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 418 3.4   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 3 3.4
Percent high school graduate or higher 66.0 (X)   Northern America 2 2.3
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 10.3 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 17,369 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 15,078 100.0   English only 16,999 97.9
Never married 2,949 19.6   Language other than English 370 2.1
Now married, except separated 8,604 57.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 105 0.6
Separated 212 1.4   Spanish 249 1.4
Widowed 1,432 9.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 76 0.4
 Female 1,202 8.0   Other Indo-European languages 109 0.6
Divorced 1,881 12.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 29 0.2
 Female 1,131 7.5   Asian and Pacific Island languages 5 0.0
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 0 0.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 18,418 100.0
           under 18 years 403 100.0     Total ancestries reported 11,318 61.5
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 275 68.2   Arab 0 0.0
        Czech¹ 0 0.0
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 20 0.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 14,317 100.0   Dutch 176 1.0
Civilian veterans 1,563 10.9   English 1,053 5.7
        French (except Basque)¹ 162 0.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 12 0.1
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 973 5.3
     Population 5 to 20 years 3,573 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 342 9.6   Hungarian 15 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 9,430 100.0   Irish¹ 1,339 7.3
With a disability 2,793 29.6   Italian 57 0.3
 Percent employed 45.0 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 6,637 70.4   Norwegian 13 0.1
 Percent employed 74.3 (X)   Polish 32 0.2
     Population 65 years and over 2,726 100.0   Portuguese 22 0.1
With a disability 1,472 54.0   Russian 12 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 234 1.3
        Scottish 182 1.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 17,369 100.0   Subsaharan African 17 0.1
Same house in 1995 11,395 65.6   Swedish 7 0.0
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 5,927 34.1   Swiss 1 0.0
 Same county 3,845 22.1   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 2,082 12.0   United States or American 3,649 19.8
  Same state 1,449 8.3   Welsh 3 0.0
  Different state 633 3.6   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 47 0.3   Other ancestries 3,339 18.1
 
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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