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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Belmont 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 70,226 100.0
      enrolled in school 15,628 100.0   Native 69,541 99.0
Nursery school, preschool 782 5.0       Born in United States 69,255 98.6
Kindergarten 841 5.4           State of residence 40,444 57.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 7,306 46.7           Different state 28,811 41.0
High school (grades 9-12) 4,222 27.0       Born outside United States 286 0.4
College or graduate school 2,477 15.8   Foreign born 685 1.0
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 153 0.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 455 0.6
  Population 25 years and over 49,616 100.0       Not a citizen 230 0.3
Less than 9th grade 2,919 5.9        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 6,578 13.3   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 22,984 46.3     Total (excluding born at sea) 685 100.0
Some college, no degree 8,525 17.2   Europe 345 50.4
Associate degree 3,087 6.2   Asia 211 30.8
Bachelor's degree 3,513 7.1   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 2,010 4.1   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 73 10.7
Percent high school graduate or higher 80.9 (X)   Northern America 56 8.2
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 11.1 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 66,691 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 57,931 100.0   English only 64,164 96.2
Never married 12,809 22.1   Language other than English 2,527 3.8
Now married, except separated 32,768 56.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 608 0.9
Separated 743 1.3   Spanish 647 1.0
Widowed 5,599 9.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 223 0.3
 Female 4,634 8.0   Other Indo-European languages 1,513 2.3
Divorced 6,012 10.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 317 0.5
 Female 3,158 5.5   Asian and Pacific Island languages 195 0.3
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 47 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 70,226 100.0
           under 18 years 1,045 100.0     Total ancestries reported 73,918 105.3
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 474 45.4   Arab 365 0.5
        Czech¹ 1,006 1.4
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 46 0.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 54,954 100.0   Dutch 1,737 2.5
Civilian veterans 8,251 15.0   English 7,737 11.0
        French (except Basque)¹ 1,294 1.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 202 0.3
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 15,630 22.3
     Population 5 to 20 years 13,840 100.0   Greek 309 0.4
With a disability 1,164 8.4   Hungarian 1,752 2.5
     Population 21 to 64 years 37,770 100.0   Irish¹ 11,717 16.7
With a disability 8,082 21.4   Italian 6,117 8.7
 Percent employed 44.9 (X)   Lithuanian 99 0.1
No disability 29,688 78.6   Norwegian 50 0.1
 Percent employed 74.4 (X)   Polish 6,446 9.2
     Population 65 years and over 12,027 100.0   Portuguese 40 0.1
With a disability 5,615 46.7   Russian 405 0.6
        Scotch-Irish 2,067 2.9
        Scottish 1,086 1.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 1,000 1.4
  Population 5 years and over 66,691 100.0   Subsaharan African 253 0.4
Same house in 1995 44,937 67.4   Swedish 222 0.3
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 21,510 32.3   Swiss 275 0.4
 Same county 13,651 20.5   Ukrainian 185 0.3
 Different county 7,859 11.8   United States or American 6,277 8.9
  Same state 4,367 6.5   Welsh 899 1.3
  Different state 3,492 5.2   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 244 0.4   Other ancestries 6,702 9.5
 
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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