Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to site content Skip directly to page options
CDC Home

DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Jones 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 1,193 100.0
      enrolled in school 303 100.0   Native 1,193 100.0
Nursery school, preschool 10 3.3       Born in United States 1,191 99.8
Kindergarten 10 3.3           State of residence 970 81.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 154 50.8           Different state 221 18.5
High school (grades 9-12) 117 38.6       Born outside United States 2 0.2
College or graduate school 12 4.0   Foreign born 0 0.0
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 0 0.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 0 0.0
  Population 25 years and over 811 100.0       Not a citizen 0 0.0
Less than 9th grade 35 4.3        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 77 9.5   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 320 39.5     Total (excluding born at sea) 0 N/A
Some college, no degree 175 21.6   Europe 0 N/A
Associate degree 60 7.4   Asia 0 N/A
Bachelor's degree 115 14.2   Africa 0 N/A
Graduate or professional degree 29 3.6   Oceania 0 N/A
        Latin America 0 N/A
Percent high school graduate or higher 86.2 (X)   Northern America 0 N/A
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 17.8 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 1,136 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 962 100.0   English only 1,122 98.8
Never married 216 22.5   Language other than English 14 1.2
Now married, except separated 543 56.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 0 0.0
Separated 12 1.2   Spanish 0 0.0
Widowed 89 9.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 0 0.0
 Female 62 6.4   Other Indo-European languages 7 0.6
Divorced 102 10.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 0 0.0
 Female 48 5.0   Asian and Pacific Island languages 0 0.0
                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 1,193 100.0
           under 18 years 10 100.0     Total ancestries reported 1,301 109.1
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 1 10.0   Arab 0 0.0
        Czech¹ 56 4.7
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 33 2.8
          Civilian population 18 years and over 886 100.0   Dutch 61 5.1
Civilian veterans 136 15.3   English 140 11.7
        French (except Basque)¹ 40 3.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 9 0.8
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 475 39.8
     Population 5 to 20 years 295 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 24 8.1   Hungarian 3 0.3
     Population 21 to 64 years 631 100.0   Irish¹ 101 8.5
With a disability 74 11.7   Italian 2 0.2
 Percent employed 63.5 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 557 88.3   Norwegian 162 13.6
 Percent employed 87.1 (X)   Polish 11 0.9
     Population 65 years and over 210 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 78 37.1   Russian 11 0.9
        Scotch-Irish 15 1.3
        Scottish 2 0.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 1 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 1,136 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 766 67.4   Swedish 40 3.4
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 370 32.6   Swiss 12 1.0
 Same county 195 17.2   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 175 15.4   United States or American 76 6.4
  Same state 152 13.4   Welsh 2 0.2
  Different state 23 2.0   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 0 0.0   Other ancestries 49 4.1
 
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.

USA.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web PortalDepartment of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   1600 Clifton Rd. Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348 - Contact CDC-INFO

A-Z Index

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z
  27. #