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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Lumpkin 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 21,016 100.0
      enrolled in school 6,383 100.0   Native 20,402 97.1
Nursery school, preschool 298 4.7       Born in United States 20,262 96.4
Kindergarten 353 5.5           State of residence 13,822 65.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 2,366 37.1           Different state 6,440 30.6
High school (grades 9-12) 1,045 16.4       Born outside United States 140 0.7
College or graduate school 2,321 36.4   Foreign born 614 2.9
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 319 1.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 162 0.8
  Population 25 years and over 12,665 100.0       Not a citizen 452 2.2
Less than 9th grade 1,413 11.2        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2,138 16.9   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 3,849 30.4     Total (excluding born at sea) 614 100.0
Some college, no degree 2,380 18.8   Europe 130 21.2
Associate degree 651 5.1   Asia 69 11.2
Bachelor's degree 1,324 10.5   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 910 7.2   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 402 65.5
Percent high school graduate or higher 72.0 (X)   Northern America 13 2.1
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 17.6 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 19,708 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 16,825 100.0   English only 18,384 93.3
Never married 4,660 27.7   Language other than English 1,324 6.7
Now married, except separated 9,391 55.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 525 2.7
Separated 220 1.3   Spanish 769 3.9
Widowed 1,035 6.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 330 1.7
 Female 789 4.7   Other Indo-European languages 418 2.1
Divorced 1,519 9.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 142 0.7
 Female 764 4.5   Asian and Pacific Island languages 124 0.6
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 53 0.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 21,016 100.0
           under 18 years 347 100.0     Total ancestries reported 16,847 80.2
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 142 40.9   Arab 6 0.0
        Czech¹ 44 0.2
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 55 0.3
          Civilian population 18 years and over 15,707 100.0   Dutch 246 1.2
Civilian veterans 1,833 11.7   English 2,215 10.5
        French (except Basque)¹ 384 1.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 78 0.4
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 2,117 10.1
     Population 5 to 20 years 5,380 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 618 11.5   Hungarian 20 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 11,853 100.0   Irish¹ 2,548 12.1
With a disability 2,422 20.4   Italian 488 2.3
 Percent employed 55.7 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 9,431 79.6   Norwegian 95 0.5
 Percent employed 77.9 (X)   Polish 270 1.3
     Population 65 years and over 1,957 100.0   Portuguese 20 0.1
With a disability 1,020 52.1   Russian 67 0.3
        Scotch-Irish 377 1.8
        Scottish 515 2.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 19 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 19,708 100.0   Subsaharan African 31 0.1
Same house in 1995 9,288 47.1   Swedish 138 0.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 9,992 50.7   Swiss 32 0.2
 Same county 3,043 15.4   Ukrainian 57 0.3
 Different county 6,949 35.3   United States or American 3,617 17.2
  Same state 4,972 25.2   Welsh 135 0.6
  Different state 1,977 10.0   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 9 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 428 2.2   Other ancestries 3,264 15.5
 
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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