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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Gulf 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 13,332 100.0
      enrolled in school 3,072 100.0   Native 13,057 97.9
Nursery school, preschool 159 5.2       Born in United States 12,934 97.0
Kindergarten 170 5.5           State of residence 8,203 61.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 1,463 47.6           Different state 4,731 35.5
High school (grades 9-12) 688 22.4       Born outside United States 123 0.9
College or graduate school 592 19.3   Foreign born 275 2.1
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 92 0.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 150 1.1
  Population 25 years and over 9,527 100.0       Not a citizen 125 0.9
Less than 9th grade 818 8.6        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1,794 18.8   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 3,539 37.1     Total (excluding born at sea) 275 100.0
Some college, no degree 1,910 20.0   Europe 71 25.8
Associate degree 500 5.2   Asia 40 14.5
Bachelor's degree 628 6.6   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 338 3.5   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 152 55.3
Percent high school graduate or higher 72.6 (X)   Northern America 12 4.4
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 10.1 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 12,723 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 10,984 100.0   English only 12,156 95.5
Never married 2,281 20.8   Language other than English 567 4.5
Now married, except separated 6,097 55.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 184 1.4
Separated 314 2.9   Spanish 330 2.6
Widowed 974 8.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 114 0.9
 Female 727 6.6   Other Indo-European languages 162 1.3
Divorced 1,318 12.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 40 0.3
 Female 544 5.0   Asian and Pacific Island languages 59 0.5
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 23 0.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 13,332 100.0
           under 18 years 339 100.0     Total ancestries reported 11,372 85.3
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 247 72.9   Arab 5 0.0
        Czech¹ 15 0.1
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 25 0.2
          Civilian population 18 years and over 10,445 100.0   Dutch 206 1.5
Civilian veterans 1,838 17.6   English 992 7.4
        French (except Basque)¹ 323 2.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 53 0.4
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 993 7.4
     Population 5 to 20 years 2,653 100.0   Greek 40 0.3
With a disability 202 7.6   Hungarian 10 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 6,584 100.0   Irish¹ 1,589 11.9
With a disability 1,769 26.9   Italian 251 1.9
 Percent employed 49.0 (X)   Lithuanian 10 0.1
No disability 4,815 73.1   Norwegian 16 0.1
 Percent employed 69.6 (X)   Polish 75 0.6
     Population 65 years and over 2,100 100.0   Portuguese 42 0.3
With a disability 1,041 49.6   Russian 22 0.2
        Scotch-Irish 206 1.5
        Scottish 198 1.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 9 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 12,723 100.0   Subsaharan African 113 0.8
Same house in 1995 7,369 57.9   Swedish 37 0.3
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 5,233 41.1   Swiss 0 0.0
 Same county 2,142 16.8   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 3,091 24.3   United States or American 2,732 20.5
  Same state 1,978 15.5   Welsh 66 0.5
  Different state 1,113 8.7   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 42 0.3
Elsewhere in 1995 121 1.0   Other ancestries 3,302 24.8
 
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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