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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Williamson 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 126,638 100.0
      enrolled in school 35,558 100.0   Native 121,694 96.1
Nursery school, preschool 3,281 9.2       Born in United States 120,682 95.3
Kindergarten 1,936 5.4           State of residence 59,702 47.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 17,901 50.3           Different state 60,980 48.2
High school (grades 9-12) 8,322 23.4       Born outside United States 1,012 0.8
College or graduate school 4,118 11.6   Foreign born 4,944 3.9
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 2,612 2.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 1,804 1.4
  Population 25 years and over 81,620 100.0       Not a citizen 3,140 2.5
Less than 9th grade 3,194 3.9        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 4,922 6.0   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 16,179 19.8     Total (excluding born at sea) 4,944 100.0
Some college, no degree 17,046 20.9   Europe 968 19.6
Associate degree 4,076 5.0   Asia 1,659 33.6
Bachelor's degree 24,582 30.1   Africa 148 3.0
Graduate or professional degree 11,621 14.2   Oceania 73 1.5
        Latin America 1,682 34.0
Percent high school graduate or higher 90.1 (X)   Northern America 414 8.4
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 44.4 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 117,355 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 95,501 100.0   English only 111,012 94.6
Never married 18,245 19.1   Language other than English 6,343 5.4
Now married, except separated 65,267 68.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 2,624 2.2
Separated 923 1.0   Spanish 2,941 2.5
Widowed 3,830 4.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 1,462 1.2
 Female 3,142 3.3   Other Indo-European languages 2,134 1.8
Divorced 7,236 7.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 715 0.6
 Female 4,416 4.6   Asian and Pacific Island languages 1,080 0.9
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 420 0.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 126,638 100.0
           under 18 years 1,685 100.0     Total ancestries reported 124,296 98.2
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 601 35.7   Arab 504 0.4
        Czech¹ 500 0.4
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 363 0.3
          Civilian population 18 years and over 89,243 100.0   Dutch 2,108 1.7
Civilian veterans 9,268 10.4   English 19,940 15.7
        French (except Basque)¹ 4,226 3.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 540 0.4
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 17,824 14.1
     Population 5 to 20 years 31,491 100.0   Greek 459 0.4
With a disability 1,769 5.6   Hungarian 425 0.3
     Population 21 to 64 years 75,632 100.0   Irish¹ 16,584 13.1
With a disability 7,803 10.3   Italian 4,426 3.5
 Percent employed 67.1 (X)   Lithuanian 181 0.1
No disability 67,829 89.7   Norwegian 1,297 1.0
 Percent employed 80.6 (X)   Polish 2,813 2.2
     Population 65 years and over 9,492 100.0   Portuguese 117 0.1
With a disability 3,723 39.2   Russian 406 0.3
        Scotch-Irish 4,943 3.9
        Scottish 4,454 3.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 164 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 117,355 100.0   Subsaharan African 773 0.6
Same house in 1995 56,613 48.2   Swedish 1,389 1.1
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 58,991 50.3   Swiss 466 0.4
 Same county 17,542 14.9   Ukrainian 207 0.2
 Different county 41,449 35.3   United States or American 16,321 12.9
  Same state 19,598 16.7   Welsh 1,272 1.0
  Different state 21,851 18.6   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 99 0.1
Elsewhere in 1995 1,751 1.5   Other ancestries 21,495 17.0
 
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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