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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Stone 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 28,658 100.0
      enrolled in school 5,502 100.0   Native 28,329 98.9
Nursery school, preschool 425 7.7       Born in United States 28,200 98.4
Kindergarten 339 6.2           State of residence 13,541 47.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 2,761 50.2           Different state 14,659 51.2
High school (grades 9-12) 1,460 26.5       Born outside United States 129 0.5
College or graduate school 517 9.4   Foreign born 329 1.1
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 86 0.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 215 0.8
  Population 25 years and over 20,799 100.0       Not a citizen 114 0.4
Less than 9th grade 1,186 5.7        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2,900 13.9   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 8,076 38.8     Total (excluding born at sea) 329 100.0
Some college, no degree 5,002 24.0   Europe 140 42.6
Associate degree 673 3.2   Asia 73 22.2
Bachelor's degree 2,011 9.7   Africa 10 3.0
Graduate or professional degree 951 4.6   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 63 19.1
Percent high school graduate or higher 80.4 (X)   Northern America 43 13.1
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 14.2 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 27,076 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 23,605 100.0   English only 26,499 97.9
Never married 3,523 14.9   Language other than English 577 2.1
Now married, except separated 15,683 66.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 209 0.8
Separated 294 1.2   Spanish 332 1.2
Widowed 1,713 7.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 97 0.4
 Female 1,391 5.9   Other Indo-European languages 167 0.6
Divorced 2,392 10.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 57 0.2
 Female 1,310 5.5   Asian and Pacific Island languages 68 0.3
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 48 0.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 28,658 100.0
           under 18 years 445 100.0     Total ancestries reported 25,820 90.1
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 218 49.0   Arab 18 0.1
        Czech¹ 197 0.7
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 167 0.6
          Civilian population 18 years and over 22,509 100.0   Dutch 643 2.2
Civilian veterans 4,171 18.5   English 3,101 10.8
        French (except Basque)¹ 1,096 3.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 180 0.6
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 5,344 18.6
     Population 5 to 20 years 5,535 100.0   Greek 49 0.2
With a disability 463 8.4   Hungarian 75 0.3
     Population 21 to 64 years 16,047 100.0   Irish¹ 3,549 12.4
With a disability 3,288 20.5   Italian 739 2.6
 Percent employed 45.0 (X)   Lithuanian 52 0.2
No disability 12,759 79.5   Norwegian 360 1.3
 Percent employed 70.0 (X)   Polish 424 1.5
     Population 65 years and over 5,278 100.0   Portuguese 20 0.1
With a disability 1,907 36.1   Russian 34 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 584 2.0
        Scottish 514 1.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 33 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 27,076 100.0   Subsaharan African 12 0.0
Same house in 1995 14,389 53.1   Swedish 393 1.4
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 12,555 46.4   Swiss 110 0.4
 Same county 4,048 15.0   Ukrainian 27 0.1
 Different county 8,507 31.4   United States or American 4,700 16.4
  Same state 3,903 14.4   Welsh 204 0.7
  Different state 4,604 17.0   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 6 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 132 0.5   Other ancestries 3,189 11.1
 
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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