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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Talbot 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 33,812 100.0
      enrolled in school 7,292 100.0   Native 32,703 96.7
Nursery school, preschool 541 7.4       Born in United States 32,457 96.0
Kindergarten 349 4.8           State of residence 21,090 62.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3,676 50.4           Different state 11,367 33.6
High school (grades 9-12) 1,559 21.4       Born outside United States 246 0.7
College or graduate school 1,167 16.0   Foreign born 1,109 3.3
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 398 1.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 568 1.7
  Population 25 years and over 24,809 100.0       Not a citizen 541 1.6
Less than 9th grade 1,067 4.3        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2,795 11.3   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 7,625 30.7     Total (excluding born at sea) 1,109 100.0
Some college, no degree 5,057 20.4   Europe 456 41.1
Associate degree 1,370 5.5   Asia 198 17.9
Bachelor's degree 4,212 17.0   Africa 5 0.5
Graduate or professional degree 2,683 10.8   Oceania 1 0.1
        Latin America 424 38.2
Percent high school graduate or higher 84.4 (X)   Northern America 25 2.3
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 27.8 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 32,065 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 27,703 100.0   English only 30,241 94.3
Never married 5,485 19.8   Language other than English 1,824 5.7
Now married, except separated 16,578 59.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 591 1.8
Separated 797 2.9   Spanish 877 2.7
Widowed 2,283 8.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 404 1.3
 Female 1,864 6.7   Other Indo-European languages 788 2.5
Divorced 2,560 9.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 134 0.4
 Female 1,519 5.5   Asian and Pacific Island languages 122 0.4
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 28 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 33,812 100.0
           under 18 years 653 100.0     Total ancestries reported 33,621 99.4
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 364 55.7   Arab 46 0.1
        Czech¹ 202 0.6
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 82 0.2
          Civilian population 18 years and over 26,492 100.0   Dutch 432 1.3
Civilian veterans 4,491 17.0   English 6,180 18.3
        French (except Basque)¹ 670 2.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 135 0.4
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 5,890 17.4
     Population 5 to 20 years 6,377 100.0   Greek 64 0.2
With a disability 531 8.3   Hungarian 128 0.4
     Population 21 to 64 years 18,647 100.0   Irish¹ 4,503 13.3
With a disability 3,204 17.2   Italian 1,104 3.3
 Percent employed 66.4 (X)   Lithuanian 92 0.3
No disability 15,443 82.8   Norwegian 293 0.9
 Percent employed 79.3 (X)   Polish 765 2.3
     Population 65 years and over 6,599 100.0   Portuguese 25 0.1
With a disability 2,358 35.7   Russian 165 0.5
        Scotch-Irish 760 2.2
        Scottish 1,183 3.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 40 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 32,065 100.0   Subsaharan African 101 0.3
Same house in 1995 18,143 56.6   Swedish 233 0.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 13,591 42.4   Swiss 109 0.3
 Same county 6,900 21.5   Ukrainian 54 0.2
 Different county 6,691 20.9   United States or American 2,854 8.4
  Same state 3,752 11.7   Welsh 401 1.2
  Different state 2,939 9.2   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 16 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 331 1.0   Other ancestries 7,094 21.0
 
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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