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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Williamsburg 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 37,217 100.0
      enrolled in school 10,681 100.0   Native 37,045 99.5
Nursery school, preschool 808 7.6       Born in United States 36,888 99.1
Kindergarten 559 5.2           State of residence 33,164 89.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 5,224 48.9           Different state 3,724 10.0
High school (grades 9-12) 2,801 26.2       Born outside United States 157 0.4
College or graduate school 1,289 12.1   Foreign born 172 0.5
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 55 0.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 101 0.3
  Population 25 years and over 23,189 100.0       Not a citizen 71 0.2
Less than 9th grade 2,743 11.8        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 5,246 22.6   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 8,148 35.1     Total (excluding born at sea) 172 100.0
Some college, no degree 3,303 14.2   Europe 28 16.3
Associate degree 1,076 4.6   Asia 48 27.9
Bachelor's degree 1,856 8.0   Africa 10 5.8
Graduate or professional degree 817 3.5   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 86 50.0
Percent high school graduate or higher 65.5 (X)   Northern America 0 0.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 11.5 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 34,689 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 28,483 100.0   English only 33,802 97.4
Never married 8,357 29.3   Language other than English 887 2.6
Now married, except separated 13,942 48.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 349 1.0
Separated 1,493 5.2   Spanish 431 1.2
Widowed 2,812 9.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 162 0.5
 Female 2,392 8.4   Other Indo-European languages 364 1.0
Divorced 1,879 6.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 162 0.5
 Female 1,149 4.0   Asian and Pacific Island languages 83 0.2
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 25 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 37,217 100.0
           under 18 years 1,549 100.0     Total ancestries reported 29,964 80.5
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 786 50.7   Arab 2 0.0
        Czech¹ 7 0.0
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 37 0.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 26,512 100.0   Dutch 35 0.1
Civilian veterans 2,436 9.2   English 887 2.4
        French (except Basque)¹ 195 0.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 7 0.0
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 523 1.4
     Population 5 to 20 years 9,713 100.0   Greek 12 0.0
With a disability 1,161 12.0   Hungarian 5 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 19,916 100.0   Irish¹ 563 1.5
With a disability 6,668 33.5   Italian 56 0.2
 Percent employed 49.1 (X)   Lithuanian 11 0.0
No disability 13,248 66.5   Norwegian 38 0.1
 Percent employed 66.3 (X)   Polish 56 0.2
     Population 65 years and over 4,741 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 2,241 47.3   Russian 10 0.0
        Scotch-Irish 1,034 2.8
        Scottish 195 0.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 34,689 100.0   Subsaharan African 623 1.7
Same house in 1995 25,975 74.9   Swedish 1 0.0
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 8,506 24.5   Swiss 15 0.0
 Same county 4,985 14.4   Ukrainian 10 0.0
 Different county 3,521 10.2   United States or American 4,182 11.2
  Same state 2,244 6.5   Welsh 16 0.0
  Different state 1,277 3.7   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 52 0.1
Elsewhere in 1995 208 0.6   Other ancestries 21,392 57.5
 
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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