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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Tucker 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 7,321 100.0
      enrolled in school 1,449 100.0   Native 7,308 99.8
Nursery school, preschool 45 3.1       Born in United States 7,295 99.6
Kindergarten 88 6.1           State of residence 5,926 80.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 703 48.5           Different state 1,369 18.7
High school (grades 9-12) 421 29.1       Born outside United States 13 0.2
College or graduate school 192 13.3   Foreign born 13 0.2
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 0 0.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 13 0.2
  Population 25 years and over 5,301 100.0       Not a citizen 0 0.0
Less than 9th grade 547 10.3        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 751 14.2   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 2,572 48.5     Total (excluding born at sea) 13 100.0
Some college, no degree 722 13.6   Europe 13 100.0
Associate degree 149 2.8   Asia 0 0.0
Bachelor's degree 325 6.1   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 235 4.4   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 0 0.0
Percent high school graduate or higher 75.5 (X)   Northern America 0 0.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 10.6 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 6,982 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 6,099 100.0   English only 6,802 97.4
Never married 1,200 19.7   Language other than English 180 2.6
Now married, except separated 3,614 59.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 54 0.8
Separated 47 0.8   Spanish 90 1.3
Widowed 616 10.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 26 0.4
 Female 483 7.9   Other Indo-European languages 90 1.3
Divorced 622 10.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 28 0.4
 Female 322 5.3   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 7,321 100.0
           under 18 years 154 100.0     Total ancestries reported 5,953 81.3
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 85 55.2   Arab 2 0.0
        Czech¹ 8 0.1
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 17 0.2
          Civilian population 18 years and over 5,766 100.0   Dutch 213 2.9
Civilian veterans 845 14.7   English 721 9.8
        French (except Basque)¹ 79 1.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 13 0.2
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 1,492 20.4
     Population 5 to 20 years 1,388 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 95 6.8   Hungarian 0 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 4,219 100.0   Irish¹ 766 10.5
With a disability 1,018 24.1   Italian 318 4.3
 Percent employed 43.2 (X)   Lithuanian 19 0.3
No disability 3,201 75.9   Norwegian 17 0.2
 Percent employed 71.9 (X)   Polish 85 1.2
     Population 65 years and over 1,241 100.0   Portuguese 1 0.0
With a disability 615 49.6   Russian 8 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 111 1.5
        Scottish 67 0.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 2 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 6,982 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 5,140 73.6   Swedish 54 0.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 1,827 26.2   Swiss 28 0.4
 Same county 1,135 16.3   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 692 9.9   United States or American 1,270 17.3
  Same state 437 6.3   Welsh 34 0.5
  Different state 255 3.7   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 15 0.2   Other ancestries 628 8.6
 
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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