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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Greenwood 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 7,673 100.0
      enrolled in school 1,640 100.0   Native 7,593 99.0
Nursery school, preschool 54 3.3       Born in United States 7,561 98.5
Kindergarten 127 7.7           State of residence 6,042 78.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 792 48.3           Different state 1,519 19.8
High school (grades 9-12) 499 30.4       Born outside United States 32 0.4
College or graduate school 168 10.2   Foreign born 80 1.0
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 51 0.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 31 0.4
  Population 25 years and over 5,343 100.0       Not a citizen 49 0.6
Less than 9th grade 344 6.4        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 676 12.7   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 2,064 38.6     Total (excluding born at sea) 80 100.0
Some college, no degree 1,251 23.4   Europe 13 16.3
Associate degree 234 4.4   Asia 31 38.8
Bachelor's degree 541 10.1   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 233 4.4   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 34 42.5
Percent high school graduate or higher 80.9 (X)   Northern America 2 2.5
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 14.5 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 7,220 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 6,229 100.0   English only 7,030 97.4
Never married 1,070 17.2   Language other than English 190 2.6
Now married, except separated 3,873 62.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 70 1.0
Separated 66 1.1   Spanish 137 1.9
Widowed 581 9.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 52 0.7
 Female 515 8.3   Other Indo-European languages 45 0.6
Divorced 639 10.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 18 0.2
 Female 325 5.2   Asian and Pacific Island languages 8 0.1
                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 7,673 100.0
           under 18 years 83 100.0     Total ancestries reported 6,846 89.2
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 56 67.5   Arab 0 0.0
        Czech¹ 23 0.3
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 34 0.4
          Civilian population 18 years and over 5,843 100.0   Dutch 205 2.7
Civilian veterans 955 16.3   English 843 11.0
        French (except Basque)¹ 297 3.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 19 0.2
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 1,526 19.9
     Population 5 to 20 years 1,607 100.0   Greek 3 0.0
With a disability 174 10.8   Hungarian 0 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 3,827 100.0   Irish¹ 898 11.7
With a disability 882 23.0   Italian 81 1.1
 Percent employed 51.5 (X)   Lithuanian 2 0.0
No disability 2,945 77.0   Norwegian 243 3.2
 Percent employed 84.3 (X)   Polish 45 0.6
     Population 65 years and over 1,621 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 769 47.4   Russian 13 0.2
        Scotch-Irish 146 1.9
        Scottish 148 1.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 7,220 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 4,138 57.3   Swedish 111 1.4
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 3,045 42.2   Swiss 82 1.1
 Same county 1,480 20.5   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 1,565 21.7   United States or American 1,092 14.2
  Same state 1,067 14.8   Welsh 83 1.1
  Different state 498 6.9   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 2 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 37 0.5   Other ancestries 950 12.4
 
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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