U.S. Beacon August 9, 2022

Fairfield, AL

Jefferson County, Alabama

Latitude: 33.476908     Longitude: -86.916842
Population 11,696 (2005)
Elevation of Fairfield, Alabama: 570 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:0125120, place: Fairfield city, Alabama)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 3,839 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 217 (5.65%)
Kindergarten: 138 (3.59%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 1,618 (42.15%)
High school (grades 9-12): 872 (22.71%)
College or graduate school: 994 (25.89%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 7,624 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 495 (6.49%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 1,207 (15.83%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 2,060 (27.02%)
Some college, no degree: 1,652 (21.67%)
Associate degree: 689 (9.04%)
Bachelor's degree: 1,018 (13.35%)
Graduate or professional degree: 503 (6.6%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 77.7%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 20%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 9,738 (100%)
Never married: 3,252 (33.39%)
Now married, except separated: 3,958 (40.64%)
Separated: 367 (3.77%)
Total Widowed: 833 (8.55%)
Widowed Female: 785 (8.06%)
Total Divorced: 1,328 (13.64%)
Divorced Female: 840 (8.63%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 456 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 182 (39.91%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 9,102 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 928 (10.2%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 3,311 (100%)
--With a disability: 269 (8.12%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 6,612 (100%)
--With a disability: 1,746 (26.41%)
----Percent employed: 48.7%
--No disability: 4,866 (73.59%)
----Percent employed: 72%
Population 65 years and over: 1,474 (100%)
--With a disability: 812 (55.09%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 11,656 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 7,380 (63.32%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 4,003 (34.34%)
--Same county: 3,302 (28.33%)
--Different county: 701 (6.01%)
----Same state: 297 (2.55%)
----Different state: 404 (3.47%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 273 (2.34%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 12,382 (100%)
Native: 12,302 (99.35%)
--Born in United States: 12,254 (100%)
----State of residence: 10,799 (87.22%)
----Different state: 1,455 (11.75%)
--Born outside United States: 48 (0.39%)
Foreign born: 80 (0.65%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 60 (0.48%)
--Naturalized citizen: 0 (0%)
--Not a citizen: 80 (0.65%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 80 (100%)
Europe: 17 (21.25%)
Asia: 0 (0%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 63 (78.75%)
Northern America: 0 (0%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 11,656 (100%)
English only: 11,249 (96.51%)
Language other than English: 407 (3.49%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 147 (1.26%)
--Spanish: 224 (1.92%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 99 (0.85%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 130 (1.12%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 48 (0.41%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 0 (0%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 12,382 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 10,343% (83.53%)
Arab: 25 (0.2%)
Czech: 0 (0%)
Danish: 0 (0%)
Dutch: 12 (0.1%)
English: 156 (1.26%)
French (except Basque): 9 (0.07%)
French Canadian: 0 (0%)
German: 55 (0.44%)
Greek: 0 (0%)
Hungarian: 0 (0%)
Irish: 73 (0.59%)
Italian: 105 (0.85%)
Lithuanian: 0 (0%)
Norwegian: 0 (0%)
Polish: 10 (0.08%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 0 (0%)
Scotch-Irish: 63 (0.51%)
Scottish: 11 (0.09%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 112 (0.9%)
Swedish: 0 (0%)
Swiss: 0 (0%)
Ukrainian: 0 (0%)
United States or American: 160 (1.29%)
Welsh: 7 (0.06%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 35 (0.28%)
Other ancestries: 9,510 (76.81%)

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