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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Cumberland 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 11,253 100.0
      enrolled in school 2,845 100.0   Native 11,187 99.4
Nursery school, preschool 135 4.7       Born in United States 11,159 99.2
Kindergarten 165 5.8           State of residence 9,910 88.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 1,431 50.3           Different state 1,249 11.1
High school (grades 9-12) 678 23.8       Born outside United States 28 0.2
College or graduate school 436 15.3   Foreign born 66 0.6
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 25 0.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 45 0.4
  Population 25 years and over 7,352 100.0       Not a citizen 21 0.2
Less than 9th grade 637 8.7        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 820 11.2   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 3,160 43.0     Total (excluding born at sea) 66 100.0
Some college, no degree 1,422 19.3   Europe 40 60.6
Associate degree 572 7.8   Asia 6 9.1
Bachelor's degree 515 7.0   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 226 3.1   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 9 13.6
Percent high school graduate or higher 80.2 (X)   Northern America 11 16.7
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 10.1 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 10,538 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 8,827 100.0   English only 10,387 98.6
Never married 1,731 19.6   Language other than English 151 1.4
Now married, except separated 5,348 60.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 49 0.5
Separated 82 0.9   Spanish 88 0.8
Widowed 751 8.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 28 0.3
 Female 629 7.1   Other Indo-European languages 61 0.6
Divorced 915 10.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 19 0.2
 Female 420 4.8   Asian and Pacific Island languages 2 0.0
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 2 0.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 11,253 100.0
           under 18 years 91 100.0     Total ancestries reported 9,367 83.2
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 57 62.6   Arab 4 0.0
        Czech¹ 15 0.1
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 15 0.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 8,258 100.0   Dutch 313 2.8
Civilian veterans 1,152 14.0   English 1,165 10.4
        French (except Basque)¹ 198 1.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 26 0.2
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 2,970 26.4
     Population 5 to 20 years 2,711 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 238 8.8   Hungarian 16 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 6,030 100.0   Irish¹ 1,072 9.5
With a disability 991 16.4   Italian 102 0.9
 Percent employed 56.7 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 5,039 83.6   Norwegian 26 0.2
 Percent employed 82.8 (X)   Polish 51 0.5
     Population 65 years and over 1,662 100.0   Portuguese 10 0.1
With a disability 686 41.3   Russian 3 0.0
        Scotch-Irish 161 1.4
        Scottish 204 1.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 31 0.3
  Population 5 years and over 10,538 100.0   Subsaharan African 5 0.0
Same house in 1995 6,849 65.0   Swedish 47 0.4
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 3,666 34.8   Swiss 36 0.3
 Same county 1,904 18.1   Ukrainian 11 0.1
 Different county 1,762 16.7   United States or American 1,968 17.5
  Same state 1,578 15.0   Welsh 54 0.5
  Different state 184 1.7   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 23 0.2   Other ancestries 864 7.7
 
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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