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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Osceola 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 23,197 100.0
      enrolled in school 5,867 100.0   Native 22,922 98.8
Nursery school, preschool 282 4.8       Born in United States 22,817 98.4
Kindergarten 321 5.5           State of residence 19,834 85.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3,078 52.5           Different state 2,983 12.9
High school (grades 9-12) 1,534 26.1       Born outside United States 105 0.5
College or graduate school 652 11.1   Foreign born 275 1.2
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 54 0.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 180 0.8
  Population 25 years and over 15,033 100.0       Not a citizen 95 0.4
Less than 9th grade 852 5.7        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2,077 13.8   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 6,585 43.8     Total (excluding born at sea) 275 100.0
Some college, no degree 2,907 19.3   Europe 112 40.7
Associate degree 914 6.1   Asia 51 18.5
Bachelor's degree 1,166 7.8   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 532 3.5   Oceania 9 3.3
        Latin America 35 12.7
Percent high school graduate or higher 80.5 (X)   Northern America 68 24.7
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 11.3 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 21,755 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 18,094 100.0   English only 20,993 96.5
Never married 3,826 21.1   Language other than English 762 3.5
Now married, except separated 10,926 60.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 213 1.0
Separated 226 1.2   Spanish 214 1.0
Widowed 1,185 6.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 63 0.3
 Female 971 5.4   Other Indo-European languages 500 2.3
Divorced 1,931 10.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 144 0.7
 Female 956 5.3   Asian and Pacific Island languages 26 0.1
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 6 0.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 23,197 100.0
           under 18 years 278 100.0     Total ancestries reported 23,005 99.2
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 126 45.3   Arab 33 0.1
        Czech¹ 56 0.2
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 109 0.5
          Civilian population 18 years and over 16,896 100.0   Dutch 1,509 6.5
Civilian veterans 2,671 15.8   English 2,888 12.4
        French (except Basque)¹ 1,082 4.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 548 2.4
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 5,906 25.5
     Population 5 to 20 years 5,651 100.0   Greek 36 0.2
With a disability 551 9.8   Hungarian 122 0.5
     Population 21 to 64 years 12,662 100.0   Irish¹ 2,588 11.2
With a disability 2,728 21.5   Italian 358 1.5
 Percent employed 49.4 (X)   Lithuanian 44 0.2
No disability 9,934 78.5   Norwegian 235 1.0
 Percent employed 76.7 (X)   Polish 1,145 4.9
     Population 65 years and over 3,236 100.0   Portuguese 6 0.0
With a disability 1,408 43.5   Russian 49 0.2
        Scotch-Irish 360 1.6
        Scottish 508 2.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 10 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 21,755 100.0   Subsaharan African 3 0.0
Same house in 1995 13,290 61.1   Swedish 982 4.2
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 8,358 38.4   Swiss 126 0.5
 Same county 3,812 17.5   Ukrainian 26 0.1
 Different county 4,546 20.9   United States or American 1,774 7.6
  Same state 3,713 17.1   Welsh 197 0.8
  Different state 833 3.8   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 5 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 107 0.5   Other ancestries 2,300 9.9
 
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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