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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Troup 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 58,779 100.0
      enrolled in school 15,898 100.0   Native 57,614 98.0
Nursery school, preschool 1,342 8.4       Born in United States 57,361 97.6
Kindergarten 938 5.9           State of residence 41,727 71.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 7,575 47.6           Different state 15,634 26.6
High school (grades 9-12) 3,964 24.9       Born outside United States 253 0.4
College or graduate school 2,079 13.1   Foreign born 1,165 2.0
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 594 1.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 367 0.6
  Population 25 years and over 36,815 100.0       Not a citizen 798 1.4
Less than 9th grade 3,303 9.0        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 6,644 18.0   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 12,395 33.7     Total (excluding born at sea) 1,165 100.0
Some college, no degree 6,340 17.2   Europe 201 17.3
Associate degree 1,519 4.1   Asia 362 31.1
Bachelor's degree 4,423 12.0   Africa 14 1.2
Graduate or professional degree 2,191 6.0   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 545 46.8
Percent high school graduate or higher 73.0 (X)   Northern America 43 3.7
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 18.0 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 54,556 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 45,122 100.0   English only 52,459 96.2
Never married 11,513 25.5   Language other than English 2,097 3.8
Now married, except separated 23,158 51.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 925 1.7
Separated 1,599 3.5   Spanish 1,276 2.3
Widowed 3,810 8.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 702 1.3
 Female 3,235 7.2   Other Indo-European languages 448 0.8
Divorced 5,042 11.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 137 0.3
 Female 2,933 6.5   Asian and Pacific Island languages 313 0.6
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 86 0.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 58,779 100.0
           under 18 years 1,839 100.0     Total ancestries reported 46,480 79.1
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 1,056 57.4   Arab 43 0.1
        Czech¹ 27 0.0
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 87 0.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 42,389 100.0   Dutch 402 0.7
Civilian veterans 5,453 12.9   English 4,376 7.4
        French (except Basque)¹ 726 1.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 110 0.2
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 2,626 4.5
     Population 5 to 20 years 14,532 100.0   Greek 72 0.1
With a disability 1,321 9.1   Hungarian 56 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 31,980 100.0   Irish¹ 4,129 7.0
With a disability 7,641 23.9   Italian 531 0.9
 Percent employed 56.5 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 24,339 76.1   Norwegian 176 0.3
 Percent employed 80.0 (X)   Polish 226 0.4
     Population 65 years and over 7,060 100.0   Portuguese 19 0.0
With a disability 3,536 50.1   Russian 29 0.0
        Scotch-Irish 1,172 2.0
        Scottish 815 1.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 8 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 54,556 100.0   Subsaharan African 294 0.5
Same house in 1995 28,968 53.1   Swedish 150 0.3
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 24,817 45.5   Swiss 11 0.0
 Same county 15,479 28.4   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 9,338 17.1   United States or American 10,495 17.9
  Same state 4,835 8.9   Welsh 129 0.2
  Different state 4,503 8.3   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 11 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 771 1.4   Other ancestries 19,760 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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