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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Somervell 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 6,809 100.0
      enrolled in school 1,907 100.0   Native 6,422 94.3
Nursery school, preschool 142 7.4       Born in United States 6,399 94.0
Kindergarten 129 6.8           State of residence 4,937 72.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 873 45.8           Different state 1,462 21.5
High school (grades 9-12) 500 26.2       Born outside United States 23 0.3
College or graduate school 263 13.8   Foreign born 387 5.7
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 152 2.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 114 1.7
  Population 25 years and over 4,372 100.0       Not a citizen 273 4.0
Less than 9th grade 362 8.3        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 601 13.7   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 1,414 32.3     Total (excluding born at sea) 387 100.0
Some college, no degree 1,047 23.9   Europe 10 2.6
Associate degree 196 4.5   Asia 24 6.2
Bachelor's degree 482 11.0   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 270 6.2   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 353 91.2
Percent high school graduate or higher 78.0 (X)   Northern America 0 0.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 17.2 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 6,364 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 5,259 100.0   English only 5,578 87.6
Never married 978 18.6   Language other than English 786 12.4
Now married, except separated 3,311 63.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 350 5.5
Separated 118 2.2   Spanish 729 11.5
Widowed 357 6.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 327 5.1
 Female 280 5.3   Other Indo-European languages 31 0.5
Divorced 495 9.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 6 0.1
 Female 274 5.2   Asian and Pacific Island languages 19 0.3
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 17 0.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 6,809 100.0
           under 18 years 99 100.0     Total ancestries reported 5,254 77.2
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 65 65.7   Arab 0 0.0
        Czech¹ 42 0.6
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 23 0.3
          Civilian population 18 years and over 4,887 100.0   Dutch 90 1.3
Civilian veterans 668 13.7   English 759 11.1
        French (except Basque)¹ 65 1.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 36 0.5
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 669 9.8
     Population 5 to 20 years 1,706 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 97 5.7   Hungarian 3 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 3,741 100.0   Irish¹ 638 9.4
With a disability 486 13.0   Italian 64 0.9
 Percent employed 50.0 (X)   Lithuanian 1 0.0
No disability 3,255 87.0   Norwegian 37 0.5
 Percent employed 77.6 (X)   Polish 37 0.5
     Population 65 years and over 766 100.0   Portuguese 7 0.1
With a disability 308 40.2   Russian 5 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 93 1.4
        Scottish 98 1.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 6,364 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 3,291 51.7   Swedish 52 0.8
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 3,015 47.4   Swiss 0 0.0
 Same county 1,068 16.8   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 1,947 30.6   United States or American 1,081 15.9
  Same state 1,650 25.9   Welsh 11 0.2
  Different state 297 4.7   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 58 0.9   Other ancestries 1,443 21.2
 
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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