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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Fannin 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 19,798 100.0
      enrolled in school 3,861 100.0   Native 19,588 98.9
Nursery school, preschool 259 6.7       Born in United States 19,502 98.5
Kindergarten 175 4.5           State of residence 10,840 54.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 1,923 49.8           Different state 8,662 43.8
High school (grades 9-12) 1,030 26.7       Born outside United States 86 0.4
College or graduate school 474 12.3   Foreign born 210 1.1
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 85 0.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 112 0.6
  Population 25 years and over 14,291 100.0       Not a citizen 98 0.5
Less than 9th grade 1,817 12.7        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2,335 16.3   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 5,564 38.9     Total (excluding born at sea) 210 100.0
Some college, no degree 2,525 17.7   Europe 52 24.8
Associate degree 559 3.9   Asia 58 27.6
Bachelor's degree 873 6.1   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 618 4.3   Oceania 9 4.3
        Latin America 77 36.7
Percent high school graduate or higher 70.9 (X)   Northern America 14 6.7
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 10.4 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 18,746 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 16,390 100.0   English only 18,312 97.7
Never married 2,476 15.1   Language other than English 434 2.3
Now married, except separated 10,442 63.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 205 1.1
Separated 226 1.4   Spanish 226 1.2
Widowed 1,421 8.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 106 0.6
 Female 1,185 7.2   Other Indo-European languages 147 0.8
Divorced 1,825 11.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 61 0.3
 Female 985 6.0   Asian and Pacific Island languages 47 0.3
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 31 0.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 19,798 100.0
           under 18 years 322 100.0     Total ancestries reported 14,771 74.6
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 173 53.7   Arab 50 0.3
        Czech¹ 5 0.0
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 16 0.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 15,619 100.0   Dutch 415 2.1
Civilian veterans 2,189 14.0   English 2,128 10.7
        French (except Basque)¹ 266 1.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 42 0.2
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 1,192 6.0
     Population 5 to 20 years 3,646 100.0   Greek 19 0.1
With a disability 245 6.7   Hungarian 23 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 11,268 100.0   Irish¹ 2,127 10.7
With a disability 2,982 26.5   Italian 272 1.4
 Percent employed 45.2 (X)   Lithuanian 5 0.0
No disability 8,286 73.5   Norwegian 35 0.2
 Percent employed 74.7 (X)   Polish 79 0.4
     Population 65 years and over 3,666 100.0   Portuguese 10 0.1
With a disability 1,888 51.5   Russian 6 0.0
        Scotch-Irish 404 2.0
        Scottish 399 2.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 9 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 18,746 100.0   Subsaharan African 11 0.1
Same house in 1995 11,405 60.8   Swedish 64 0.3
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 7,315 39.0   Swiss 16 0.1
 Same county 3,052 16.3   Ukrainian 2 0.0
 Different county 4,263 22.7   United States or American 4,902 24.8
  Same state 2,123 11.3   Welsh 96 0.5
  Different state 2,140 11.4   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 26 0.1   Other ancestries 2,178 11.0
 
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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