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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Kerr 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 43,653 100.0
      enrolled in school 9,399 100.0   Native 40,754 93.4
Nursery school, preschool 436 4.6       Born in United States 40,343 92.4
Kindergarten 508 5.4           State of residence 27,390 62.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 4,781 50.9           Different state 12,953 29.7
High school (grades 9-12) 2,532 26.9       Born outside United States 411 0.9
College or graduate school 1,142 12.2   Foreign born 2,899 6.6
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 967 2.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 1,090 2.5
  Population 25 years and over 31,006 100.0       Not a citizen 1,809 4.1
Less than 9th grade 2,536 8.2        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 3,285 10.6   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 9,065 29.2     Total (excluding born at sea) 2,899 100.0
Some college, no degree 7,377 23.8   Europe 322 11.1
Associate degree 1,518 4.9   Asia 169 5.8
Bachelor's degree 4,656 15.0   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 2,569 8.3   Oceania 9 0.3
        Latin America 2,207 76.1
Percent high school graduate or higher 81.2 (X)   Northern America 192 6.6
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 23.3 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 41,383 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 35,643 100.0   English only 33,871 81.8
Never married 5,682 15.9   Language other than English 7,512 18.2
Now married, except separated 22,075 61.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 2,954 7.1
Separated 533 1.5   Spanish 6,608 16.0
Widowed 3,579 10.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 2,699 6.5
 Female 2,934 8.2   Other Indo-European languages 708 1.7
Divorced 3,774 10.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 204 0.5
 Female 2,252 6.3   Asian and Pacific Island languages 182 0.4
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 51 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 43,653 100.0
           under 18 years 1,018 100.0     Total ancestries reported 43,421 99.5
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 636 62.5   Arab 33 0.1
        Czech¹ 428 1.0
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 186 0.4
          Civilian population 18 years and over 33,734 100.0   Dutch 695 1.6
Civilian veterans 6,476 19.2   English 5,830 13.4
        French (except Basque)¹ 1,635 3.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 191 0.4
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 8,210 18.8
     Population 5 to 20 years 8,775 100.0   Greek 82 0.2
With a disability 824 9.4   Hungarian 67 0.2
     Population 21 to 64 years 21,323 100.0   Irish¹ 4,138 9.5
With a disability 5,398 25.3   Italian 666 1.5
 Percent employed 64.7 (X)   Lithuanian 26 0.1
No disability 15,925 74.7   Norwegian 511 1.2
 Percent employed 73.9 (X)   Polish 584 1.3
     Population 65 years and over 10,146 100.0   Portuguese 11 0.0
With a disability 3,934 38.8   Russian 68 0.2
        Scotch-Irish 1,850 4.2
        Scottish 1,036 2.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 17 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 41,383 100.0   Subsaharan African 26 0.1
Same house in 1995 21,349 51.6   Swedish 292 0.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 19,489 47.1   Swiss 76 0.2
 Same county 8,438 20.4   Ukrainian 32 0.1
 Different county 11,051 26.7   United States or American 4,190 9.6
  Same state 7,301 17.6   Welsh 202 0.5
  Different state 3,750 9.1   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 14 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 545 1.3   Other ancestries 12,325 28.2
 
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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