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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Franklin 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 31,223 100.0
      enrolled in school 6,948 100.0   Native 29,489 94.4
Nursery school, preschool 316 4.5       Born in United States 29,418 94.2
Kindergarten 426 6.1           State of residence 22,524 72.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3,712 53.4           Different state 6,894 22.1
High school (grades 9-12) 1,549 22.3       Born outside United States 71 0.2
College or graduate school 945 13.6   Foreign born 1,734 5.6
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 1,227 3.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 250 0.8
  Population 25 years and over 20,860 100.0       Not a citizen 1,484 4.8
Less than 9th grade 3,156 15.1        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 4,748 22.8   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 6,363 30.5     Total (excluding born at sea) 1,734 100.0
Some college, no degree 3,636 17.4   Europe 57 3.3
Associate degree 936 4.5   Asia 71 4.1
Bachelor's degree 1,237 5.9   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 784 3.8   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 1,606 92.6
Percent high school graduate or higher 62.1 (X)   Northern America 0 0.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 9.7 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 29,285 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 24,904 100.0   English only 27,039 92.3
Never married 4,546 18.3   Language other than English 2,246 7.7
Now married, except separated 15,294 61.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 1,569 5.4
Separated 434 1.7   Spanish 2,085 7.1
Widowed 2,263 9.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 1,529 5.2
 Female 1,889 7.6   Other Indo-European languages 98 0.3
Divorced 2,367 9.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 5 0.0
 Female 1,318 5.3   Asian and Pacific Island languages 46 0.2
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 30 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 31,223 100.0
           under 18 years 664 100.0     Total ancestries reported 20,959 67.1
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 377 56.8   Arab 8 0.0
        Czech¹ 0 0.0
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 9 0.0
          Civilian population 18 years and over 23,674 100.0   Dutch 234 0.7
Civilian veterans 2,375 10.0   English 2,658 8.5
        French (except Basque)¹ 237 0.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 30 0.1
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 1,293 4.1
     Population 5 to 20 years 6,864 100.0   Greek 32 0.1
With a disability 566 8.2   Hungarian 8 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 17,697 100.0   Irish¹ 2,653 8.5
With a disability 4,744 26.8   Italian 142 0.5
 Percent employed 45.4 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 12,953 73.2   Norwegian 16 0.1
 Percent employed 74.3 (X)   Polish 92 0.3
     Population 65 years and over 4,377 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 2,340 53.5   Russian 7 0.0
        Scotch-Irish 329 1.1
        Scottish 416 1.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 29,285 100.0   Subsaharan African 172 0.6
Same house in 1995 18,109 61.8   Swedish 21 0.1
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 10,655 36.4   Swiss 52 0.2
 Same county 6,529 22.3   Ukrainian 22 0.1
 Different county 4,126 14.1   United States or American 6,672 21.4
  Same state 1,943 6.6   Welsh 40 0.1
  Different state 2,183 7.5   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 2 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 521 1.8   Other ancestries 5,814 18.6
 
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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