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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Greenup 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 36,891 100.0
      enrolled in school 8,244 100.0   Native 36,673 99.4
Nursery school, preschool 501 6.1       Born in United States 36,584 99.2
Kindergarten 523 6.3           State of residence 22,097 59.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 4,142 50.2           Different state 14,487 39.3
High school (grades 9-12) 1,926 23.4       Born outside United States 89 0.2
College or graduate school 1,152 14.0   Foreign born 218 0.6
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 17 0.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 169 0.5
  Population 25 years and over 25,323 100.0       Not a citizen 49 0.1
Less than 9th grade 2,665 10.5        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 3,635 14.4   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 9,564 37.8     Total (excluding born at sea) 218 100.0
Some college, no degree 5,146 20.3   Europe 45 20.6
Associate degree 1,399 5.5   Asia 149 68.3
Bachelor's degree 1,649 6.5   Africa 5 2.3
Graduate or professional degree 1,265 5.0   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 15 6.9
Percent high school graduate or higher 75.1 (X)   Northern America 4 1.8
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 11.5 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 34,736 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 29,756 100.0   English only 34,094 98.2
Never married 4,956 16.7   Language other than English 642 1.8
Now married, except separated 19,334 65.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 156 0.4
Separated 308 1.0   Spanish 271 0.8
Widowed 2,432 8.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 101 0.3
 Female 2,006 6.7   Other Indo-European languages 226 0.7
Divorced 2,726 9.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 14 0.0
 Female 1,526 5.1   Asian and Pacific Island languages 134 0.4
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 36 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 36,891 100.0
           under 18 years 586 100.0     Total ancestries reported 26,196 71.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 303 51.7   Arab 8 0.0
        Czech¹ 17 0.0
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 5 0.0
          Civilian population 18 years and over 28,167 100.0   Dutch 733 2.0
Civilian veterans 4,070 14.4   English 3,401 9.2
        French (except Basque)¹ 608 1.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 50 0.1
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 3,892 10.5
     Population 5 to 20 years 7,771 100.0   Greek 8 0.0
With a disability 722 9.3   Hungarian 47 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 21,365 100.0   Irish¹ 3,491 9.5
With a disability 5,969 27.9   Italian 232 0.6
 Percent employed 39.0 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 15,396 72.1   Norwegian 29 0.1
 Percent employed 70.7 (X)   Polish 155 0.4
     Population 65 years and over 5,148 100.0   Portuguese 5 0.0
With a disability 2,799 54.4   Russian 19 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 590 1.6
        Scottish 546 1.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 32 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 34,736 100.0   Subsaharan African 20 0.1
Same house in 1995 22,296 64.2   Swedish 22 0.1
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 12,325 35.5   Swiss 6 0.0
 Same county 6,538 18.8   Ukrainian 18 0.0
 Different county 5,787 16.7   United States or American 8,738 23.7
  Same state 2,972 8.6   Welsh 178 0.5
  Different state 2,815 8.1   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 18 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 115 0.3   Other ancestries 3,328 9.0
 
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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