U.S. Beacon May 25, 2022

Pelham, AL

Shelby County, Alabama

Latitude: 33.304581     Longitude: -86.784620
Population 19,450 (2005)
Elevation of Pelham, Alabama: 119 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:0158848, place: Pelham city, Alabama)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 3,272 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 237 (7.24%)
Kindergarten: 299 (9.14%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 1,427 (43.61%)
High school (grades 9-12): 706 (21.58%)
College or graduate school: 603 (18.43%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 9,736 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 417 (4.28%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 657 (6.75%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 2,258 (23.19%)
Some college, no degree: 2,488 (25.55%)
Associate degree: 530 (5.44%)
Bachelor's degree: 2,441 (25.07%)
Graduate or professional degree: 945 (9.71%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 89%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 34.8%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 11,167 (100%)
Never married: 2,206 (19.75%)
Now married, except separated: 7,004 (62.72%)
Separated: 87 (0.78%)
Total Widowed: 581 (5.2%)
Widowed Female: 519 (4.65%)
Total Divorced: 1,289 (11.54%)
Divorced Female: 752 (6.73%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 149 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 81 (54.36%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 10,643 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 1,390 (13.06%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 2,799 (100%)
--With a disability: 176 (6.29%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 8,851 (100%)
--With a disability: 1,296 (14.64%)
----Percent employed: 61.4%
--No disability: 7,555 (85.36%)
----Percent employed: 83%
Population 65 years and over: 1,326 (100%)
--With a disability: 419 (31.6%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 13,039 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 6,287 (48.22%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 6,428 (49.3%)
--Same county: 1,744 (13.38%)
--Different county: 4,684 (35.92%)
----Same state: 3,274 (25.11%)
----Different state: 1,410 (10.81%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 324 (2.48%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 14,101 (100%)
Native: 13,300 (94.32%)
--Born in United States: 13,204 (100%)
----State of residence: 8,586 (60.89%)
----Different state: 4,618 (32.75%)
--Born outside United States: 96 (0.68%)
Foreign born: 801 (5.68%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 512 (3.63%)
--Naturalized citizen: 265 (1.88%)
--Not a citizen: 536 (3.8%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 801 (100%)
Europe: 36 (4.49%)
Asia: 162 (20.22%)
Africa: 32 (4%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 549 (68.54%)
Northern America: 22 (2.75%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 13,039 (100%)
English only: 11,932 (91.51%)
Language other than English: 1,107 (8.49%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 534 (4.1%)
--Spanish: 788 (6.04%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 435 (3.34%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 139 (1.07%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 45 (0.35%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 110 (0.84%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 43 (0.33%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 14,101 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 12,751% (90.43%)
Arab: 178 (1.26%)
Czech: 46 (0.33%)
Danish: 34 (0.24%)
Dutch: 173 (1.23%)
English: 1,849 (13.11%)
French (except Basque): 295 (2.09%)
French Canadian: 48 (0.34%)
German: 1,426 (10.11%)
Greek: 45 (0.32%)
Hungarian: 10 (0.07%)
Irish: 1,617 (11.47%)
Italian: 524 (3.72%)
Lithuanian: 44 (0.31%)
Norwegian: 132 (0.94%)
Polish: 197 (1.4%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 28 (0.2%)
Scotch-Irish: 512 (3.63%)
Scottish: 382 (2.71%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 52 (0.37%)
Swedish: 41 (0.29%)
Swiss: 36 (0.26%)
Ukrainian: 9 (0.06%)
United States or American: 2,041 (14.47%)
Welsh: 111 (0.79%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 2,921 (20.71%)

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