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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Liberty 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 70,154 100.0
      enrolled in school 17,632 100.0   Native 66,591 94.9
Nursery school, preschool 901 5.1       Born in United States 66,005 94.1
Kindergarten 1,241 7.0           State of residence 51,970 74.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 9,434 53.5           Different state 14,035 20.0
High school (grades 9-12) 4,422 25.1       Born outside United States 586 0.8
College or graduate school 1,634 9.3   Foreign born 3,563 5.1
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 1,661 2.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 739 1.1
  Population 25 years and over 44,206 100.0       Not a citizen 2,824 4.0
Less than 9th grade 4,663 10.5        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 8,794 19.9   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 15,991 36.2     Total (excluding born at sea) 3,563 100.0
Some college, no degree 9,785 22.1   Europe 105 2.9
Associate degree 1,410 3.2   Asia 113 3.2
Bachelor's degree 2,364 5.3   Africa 46 1.3
Graduate or professional degree 1,199 2.7   Oceania 24 0.7
        Latin America 3,228 90.6
Percent high school graduate or higher 69.6 (X)   Northern America 47 1.3
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 8.1 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 65,425 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 54,162 100.0   English only 57,395 87.7
Never married 10,793 19.9   Language other than English 8,030 12.3
Now married, except separated 32,485 60.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 3,300 5.0
Separated 1,605 3.0   Spanish 7,042 10.8
Widowed 3,567 6.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 3,128 4.8
 Female 2,731 5.0   Other Indo-European languages 733 1.1
Divorced 5,712 10.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 98 0.1
 Female 3,393 6.3   Asian and Pacific Island languages 129 0.2
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 52 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 70,154 100.0
           under 18 years 1,762 100.0     Total ancestries reported 56,658 80.8
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 1,043 59.2   Arab 61 0.1
        Czech¹ 699 1.0
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 52 0.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 50,843 100.0   Dutch 770 1.1
Civilian veterans 6,487 12.8   English 3,929 5.6
        French (except Basque)¹ 2,891 4.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 462 0.7
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 4,998 7.1
     Population 5 to 20 years 17,143 100.0   Greek 68 0.1
With a disability 1,498 8.7   Hungarian 67 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 36,409 100.0   Irish¹ 6,254 8.9
With a disability 8,542 23.5   Italian 961 1.4
 Percent employed 51.1 (X)   Lithuanian 59 0.1
No disability 27,867 76.5   Norwegian 156 0.2
 Percent employed 69.7 (X)   Polish 682 1.0
     Population 65 years and over 6,835 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 3,476 50.9   Russian 51 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 888 1.3
        Scottish 714 1.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 3 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 65,425 100.0   Subsaharan African 197 0.3
Same house in 1995 35,956 55.0   Swedish 156 0.2
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 28,499 43.6   Swiss 14 0.0
 Same county 11,484 17.6   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 17,015 26.0   United States or American 12,236 17.4
  Same state 14,593 22.3   Welsh 293 0.4
  Different state 2,422 3.7   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 87 0.1
Elsewhere in 1995 970 1.5   Other ancestries 19,910 28.4
 
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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