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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Holmes 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 21,609 100.0
      enrolled in school 7,369 100.0   Native 21,543 99.7
Nursery school, preschool 483 6.6       Born in United States 21,503 99.5
Kindergarten 532 7.2           State of residence 19,140 88.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3,358 45.6           Different state 2,363 10.9
High school (grades 9-12) 1,909 25.9       Born outside United States 40 0.2
College or graduate school 1,087 14.8   Foreign born 66 0.3
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 19 0.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 47 0.2
  Population 25 years and over 12,071 100.0       Not a citizen 19 0.1
Less than 9th grade 2,080 17.2        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2,783 23.1   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 3,223 26.7     Total (excluding born at sea) 66 100.0
Some college, no degree 2,226 18.4   Europe 14 21.2
Associate degree 413 3.4   Asia 28 42.4
Bachelor's degree 834 6.9   Africa 7 10.6
Graduate or professional degree 512 4.2   Oceania 2 3.0
        Latin America 15 22.7
Percent high school graduate or higher 59.7 (X)   Northern America 0 0.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 11.2 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 19,931 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 15,970 100.0   English only 19,506 97.9
Never married 5,930 37.1   Language other than English 425 2.1
Now married, except separated 6,069 38.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 170 0.9
Separated 923 5.8   Spanish 233 1.2
Widowed 1,770 11.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 89 0.4
 Female 1,352 8.5   Other Indo-European languages 179 0.9
Divorced 1,278 8.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 77 0.4
 Female 751 4.7   Asian and Pacific Island languages 4 0.0
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 2 0.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 21,609 100.0
           under 18 years 1,066 100.0     Total ancestries reported 16,289 75.4
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 579 54.3   Arab 5 0.0
        Czech¹ 0 0.0
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 3 0.0
          Civilian population 18 years and over 14,654 100.0   Dutch 32 0.1
Civilian veterans 1,129 7.7   English 447 2.1
        French (except Basque)¹ 36 0.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 11 0.1
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 164 0.8
     Population 5 to 20 years 6,550 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 737 11.3   Hungarian 0 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 10,592 100.0   Irish¹ 390 1.8
With a disability 3,592 33.9   Italian 19 0.1
 Percent employed 32.5 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 7,000 66.1   Norwegian 9 0.0
 Percent employed 63.9 (X)   Polish 14 0.1
     Population 65 years and over 2,586 100.0   Portuguese 8 0.0
With a disability 1,541 59.6   Russian 7 0.0
        Scotch-Irish 198 0.9
        Scottish 104 0.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 19,931 100.0   Subsaharan African 253 1.2
Same house in 1995 13,741 68.9   Swedish 2 0.0
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 6,059 30.4   Swiss 0 0.0
 Same county 3,885 19.5   Ukrainian 3 0.0
 Different county 2,174 10.9   United States or American 1,176 5.4
  Same state 981 4.9   Welsh 28 0.1
  Different state 1,193 6.0   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 131 0.7   Other ancestries 13,380 61.9
 
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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