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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Grady 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 23,659 100.0
      enrolled in school 6,185 100.0   Native 22,734 96.1
Nursery school, preschool 455 7.4       Born in United States 22,585 95.5
Kindergarten 293 4.7           State of residence 16,892 71.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3,029 49.0           Different state 5,693 24.1
High school (grades 9-12) 1,644 26.6       Born outside United States 149 0.6
College or graduate school 764 12.4   Foreign born 925 3.9
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 788 3.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 77 0.3
  Population 25 years and over 14,988 100.0       Not a citizen 848 3.6
Less than 9th grade 1,700 11.3        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2,886 19.3   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 5,956 39.7     Total (excluding born at sea) 925 100.0
Some college, no degree 2,349 15.7   Europe 41 4.4
Associate degree 507 3.4   Asia 18 1.9
Bachelor's degree 1,018 6.8   Africa 12 1.3
Graduate or professional degree 572 3.8   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 828 89.5
Percent high school graduate or higher 69.4 (X)   Northern America 26 2.8
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 10.6 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 22,021 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 18,427 100.0   English only 20,860 94.7
Never married 4,293 23.3   Language other than English 1,161 5.3
Now married, except separated 9,929 53.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 776 3.5
Separated 753 4.1   Spanish 1,011 4.6
Widowed 1,541 8.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 734 3.3
 Female 1,356 7.4   Other Indo-European languages 79 0.4
Divorced 1,911 10.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 5 0.0
 Female 1,064 5.8   Asian and Pacific Island languages 26 0.1
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 10 0.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 23,659 100.0
           under 18 years 644 100.0     Total ancestries reported 18,281 77.3
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 369 57.3   Arab 0 0.0
        Czech¹ 9 0.0
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 9 0.0
          Civilian population 18 years and over 17,186 100.0   Dutch 100 0.4
Civilian veterans 1,979 11.5   English 1,584 6.7
        French (except Basque)¹ 336 1.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 57 0.2
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 930 3.9
     Population 5 to 20 years 5,827 100.0   Greek 77 0.3
With a disability 417 7.2   Hungarian 6 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 12,968 100.0   Irish¹ 1,424 6.0
With a disability 2,957 22.8   Italian 249 1.1
 Percent employed 44.5 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 10,011 77.2   Norwegian 79 0.3
 Percent employed 76.5 (X)   Polish 76 0.3
     Population 65 years and over 3,003 100.0   Portuguese 19 0.1
With a disability 1,503 50.0   Russian 12 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 313 1.3
        Scottish 349 1.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 22,021 100.0   Subsaharan African 103 0.4
Same house in 1995 12,452 56.5   Swedish 17 0.1
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 9,094 41.3   Swiss 0 0.0
 Same county 5,519 25.1   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 3,575 16.2   United States or American 4,534 19.2
  Same state 1,804 8.2   Welsh 59 0.2
  Different state 1,771 8.0   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 475 2.2   Other ancestries 7,939 33.6
 
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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