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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Cumberland 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 9,017 100.0
      enrolled in school 2,035 100.0   Native 8,899 98.7
Nursery school, preschool 130 6.4       Born in United States 8,815 97.8
Kindergarten 86 4.2           State of residence 6,842 75.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 1,128 55.4           Different state 1,973 21.9
High school (grades 9-12) 498 24.5       Born outside United States 84 0.9
College or graduate school 193 9.5   Foreign born 118 1.3
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 78 0.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 32 0.4
  Population 25 years and over 6,183 100.0       Not a citizen 86 1.0
Less than 9th grade 883 14.3        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1,354 21.9   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 2,079 33.6     Total (excluding born at sea) 118 100.0
Some college, no degree 969 15.7   Europe 17 14.4
Associate degree 166 2.7   Asia 24 20.3
Bachelor's degree 540 8.7   Africa 7 5.9
Graduate or professional degree 192 3.1   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 70 59.3
Percent high school graduate or higher 63.8 (X)   Northern America 0 0.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 11.8 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 8,468 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 7,138 100.0   English only 8,050 95.1
Never married 1,671 23.4   Language other than English 418 4.9
Now married, except separated 3,846 53.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 182 2.1
Separated 184 2.6   Spanish 207 2.4
Widowed 700 9.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 93 1.1
 Female 557 7.8   Other Indo-European languages 166 2.0
Divorced 737 10.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 65 0.8
 Female 348 4.9   Asian and Pacific Island languages 0 0.0
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 0 0.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 9,017 100.0
           under 18 years 359 100.0     Total ancestries reported 7,431 82.4
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 94 26.2   Arab 28 0.3
        Czech¹ 0 0.0
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 0 0.0
          Civilian population 18 years and over 6,791 100.0   Dutch 86 1.0
Civilian veterans 771 11.4   English 631 7.0
        French (except Basque)¹ 145 1.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 0 0.0
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 693 7.7
     Population 5 to 20 years 1,966 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 140 7.1   Hungarian 0 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 5,145 100.0   Irish¹ 596 6.6
With a disability 1,639 31.9   Italian 127 1.4
 Percent employed 62.9 (X)   Lithuanian 6 0.1
No disability 3,506 68.1   Norwegian 0 0.0
 Percent employed 75.7 (X)   Polish 58 0.6
     Population 65 years and over 1,340 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 620 46.3   Russian 0 0.0
        Scotch-Irish 113 1.3
        Scottish 135 1.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 8,468 100.0   Subsaharan African 70 0.8
Same house in 1995 5,445 64.3   Swedish 19 0.2
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 2,950 34.8   Swiss 14 0.2
 Same county 1,069 12.6   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 1,881 22.2   United States or American 1,698 18.8
  Same state 1,431 16.9   Welsh 47 0.5
  Different state 450 5.3   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 73 0.9   Other ancestries 2,965 32.9
 
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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