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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Glasscock 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 1,406 100.0
      enrolled in school 458 100.0   Native 1,208 85.9
Nursery school, preschool 29 6.3       Born in United States 1,202 85.5
Kindergarten 29 6.3           State of residence 1,094 77.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 217 47.4           Different state 108 7.7
High school (grades 9-12) 143 31.2       Born outside United States 6 0.4
College or graduate school 40 8.7   Foreign born 198 14.1
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 92 6.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 66 4.7
  Population 25 years and over 836 100.0       Not a citizen 132 9.4
Less than 9th grade 135 16.1        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 117 14.0   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 202 24.2     Total (excluding born at sea) 198 100.0
Some college, no degree 190 22.7   Europe 0 0.0
Associate degree 36 4.3   Asia 0 0.0
Bachelor's degree 128 15.3   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 28 3.3   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 195 98.5
Percent high school graduate or higher 69.9 (X)   Northern America 3 1.5
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 18.7 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 1,297 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 1,034 100.0   English only 947 73.0
Never married 238 23.0   Language other than English 350 27.0
Now married, except separated 701 67.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 145 11.2
Separated 13 1.3   Spanish 331 25.5
Widowed 34 3.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 135 10.4
 Female 26 2.5   Other Indo-European languages 19 1.5
Divorced 48 4.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 10 0.8
 Female 16 1.5   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 1,406 100.0
           under 18 years 27 100.0     Total ancestries reported 1,275 90.7
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 6 22.2   Arab 11 0.8
        Czech¹ 65 4.6
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 0 0.0
          Civilian population 18 years and over 927 100.0   Dutch 4 0.3
Civilian veterans 92 9.9   English 66 4.7
        French (except Basque)¹ 27 1.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 0 0.0
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 402 28.6
     Population 5 to 20 years 434 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 24 5.5   Hungarian 0 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 740 100.0   Irish¹ 70 5.0
With a disability 122 16.5   Italian 20 1.4
 Percent employed 73.0 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 618 83.5   Norwegian 0 0.0
 Percent employed 71.4 (X)   Polish 0 0.0
     Population 65 years and over 123 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 53 43.1   Russian 0 0.0
        Scotch-Irish 15 1.1
        Scottish 24 1.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 1,297 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 931 71.8   Swedish 2 0.1
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 316 24.4   Swiss 0 0.0
 Same county 104 8.0   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 212 16.3   United States or American 107 7.6
  Same state 195 15.0   Welsh 1 0.1
  Different state 17 1.3   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 50 3.9   Other ancestries 461 32.8
 
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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