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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Taliaferro 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 2,077 100.0
      enrolled in school 463 100.0   Native 2,066 99.5
Nursery school, preschool 38 8.2       Born in United States 2,063 99.3
Kindergarten 22 4.8           State of residence 1,869 90.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 230 49.7           Different state 194 9.3
High school (grades 9-12) 127 27.4       Born outside United States 3 0.1
College or graduate school 46 9.9   Foreign born 11 0.5
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 0 0.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 5 0.2
  Population 25 years and over 1,434 100.0       Not a citizen 6 0.3
Less than 9th grade 307 21.4        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 321 22.4   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 467 32.6     Total (excluding born at sea) 11 100.0
Some college, no degree 137 9.6   Europe 8 72.7
Associate degree 82 5.7   Asia 0 0.0
Bachelor's degree 65 4.5   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 55 3.8   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 3 27.3
Percent high school graduate or higher 56.2 (X)   Northern America 0 0.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 8.4 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 1,945 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 1,675 100.0   English only 1,912 98.3
Never married 504 30.1   Language other than English 33 1.7
Now married, except separated 741 44.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 3 0.2
Separated 67 4.0   Spanish 23 1.2
Widowed 220 13.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 3 0.2
 Female 186 11.1   Other Indo-European languages 10 0.5
Divorced 143 8.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 0 0.0
 Female 70 4.2   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 2,077 100.0
           under 18 years 60 100.0     Total ancestries reported 1,538 74.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 20 33.3   Arab 0 0.0
        Czech¹ 0 0.0
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 0 0.0
          Civilian population 18 years and over 1,573 100.0   Dutch 4 0.2
Civilian veterans 142 9.0   English 80 3.9
        French (except Basque)¹ 24 1.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 0 0.0
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 50 2.4
     Population 5 to 20 years 430 100.0   Greek 3 0.1
With a disability 49 11.4   Hungarian 0 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 1,128 100.0   Irish¹ 90 4.3
With a disability 280 24.8   Italian 7 0.3
 Percent employed 28.9 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 848 75.2   Norwegian 6 0.3
 Percent employed 71.1 (X)   Polish 3 0.1
     Population 65 years and over 364 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 214 58.8   Russian 0 0.0
        Scotch-Irish 39 1.9
        Scottish 7 0.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 1,945 100.0   Subsaharan African 13 0.6
Same house in 1995 1,416 72.8   Swedish 0 0.0
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 527 27.1   Swiss 0 0.0
 Same county 222 11.4   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 305 15.7   United States or American 182 8.8
  Same state 257 13.2   Welsh 8 0.4
  Different state 48 2.5   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 2 0.1   Other ancestries 1,022 49.2
 
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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