U.S. Beacon June 6, 2020

Huntsville, AL

Madison County, Alabama

Latitude: 34.712341     Longitude: -86.596296
Population 166,313 (2005)
Elevation of Huntsville, Alabama: 641 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:0137000, place: Huntsville city, Alabama)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 44,466 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 3,112 (7%)
Kindergarten: 1,963 (4.41%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 16,604 (37.34%)
High school (grades 9-12): 8,189 (18.42%)
College or graduate school: 14,598 (32.83%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 104,714 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 4,773 (4.56%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 10,210 (9.75%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 21,302 (20.34%)
Some college, no degree: 24,495 (23.39%)
Associate degree: 6,159 (5.88%)
Bachelor's degree: 24,438 (23.34%)
Graduate or professional degree: 13,337 (12.74%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 85.7%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 36.1%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 127,623 (100%)
Never married: 33,780 (26.47%)
Now married, except separated: 66,910 (52.43%)
Separated: 3,056 (2.39%)
Total Widowed: 8,561 (6.71%)
Widowed Female: 7,193 (5.64%)
Total Divorced: 15,316 (12%)
Divorced Female: 9,111 (7.14%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 2,922 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 1,524 (52.16%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 121,336 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 19,478 (16.05%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 34,236 (100%)
--With a disability: 2,820 (8.24%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 92,035 (100%)
--With a disability: 16,382 (17.8%)
----Percent employed: 56%
--No disability: 75,653 (82.2%)
----Percent employed: 77.8%
Population 65 years and over: 20,332 (100%)
--With a disability: 8,554 (42.07%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 148,270 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 75,334 (50.81%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 69,553 (46.91%)
--Same county: 42,572 (28.71%)
--Different county: 26,981 (18.2%)
----Same state: 10,052 (6.78%)
----Different state: 16,929 (11.42%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 3,383 (2.28%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 157,899 (100%)
Native: 150,119 (95.07%)
--Born in United States: 147,770 (100%)
----State of residence: 86,440 (54.74%)
----Different state: 61,330 (38.84%)
--Born outside United States: 2,349 (1.49%)
Foreign born: 7,780 (4.93%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 3,722 (2.36%)
--Naturalized citizen: 3,228 (2.04%)
--Not a citizen: 4,552 (2.88%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 7,780 (100%)
Europe: 1,988 (25.55%)
Asia: 2,623 (33.71%)
Africa: 616 (7.92%)
Oceania: 25 (0.32%)
Latin America: 2,037 (26.18%)
Northern America: 491 (6.31%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 148,270 (100%)
English only: 138,833 (93.64%)
Language other than English: 9,437 (6.36%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 3,736 (2.52%)
--Spanish: 3,421 (2.31%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 1,564 (1.05%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 3,397 (2.29%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 897 (0.6%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 1,997 (1.35%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 1,101 (0.74%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 157,899 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 147,462% (93.39%)
Arab: 303 (0.19%)
Czech: 488 (0.31%)
Danish: 371 (0.23%)
Dutch: 1,442 (0.91%)
English: 17,031 (10.79%)
French (except Basque): 2,991 (1.89%)
French Canadian: 644 (0.41%)
German: 14,157 (8.97%)
Greek: 309 (0.2%)
Hungarian: 350 (0.22%)
Irish: 12,888 (8.16%)
Italian: 2,793 (1.77%)
Lithuanian: 166 (0.11%)
Norwegian: 875 (0.55%)
Polish: 1,667 (1.06%)
Portuguese: 93 (0.06%)
Russian: 464 (0.29%)
Scotch-Irish: 4,793 (3.04%)
Scottish: 3,336 (2.11%)
Slovak: 148 (0.09%)
Subsaharan African: 1,229 (0.78%)
Swedish: 754 (0.48%)
Swiss: 301 (0.19%)
Ukrainian: 167 (0.11%)
United States or American: 18,157 (11.5%)
Welsh: 904 (0.57%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 1,272 (0.81%)
Other ancestries: 59,369 (37.6%)

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