U.S. Beacon June 5, 2020

Tuscaloosa, AL

Tuscaloosa County, Alabama

Latitude: 33.206540     Longitude: -87.534607
Population 81,358 (2005)
Elevation of Tuscaloosa, Alabama: 227 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:0177256, place: Tuscaloosa city, Alabama)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 29,775 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 1,253 (4.21%)
Kindergarten: 1,087 (3.65%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 6,882 (23.11%)
High school (grades 9-12): 3,664 (12.31%)
College or graduate school: 16,889 (56.72%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 43,501 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 2,950 (6.78%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 6,286 (14.45%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 10,273 (23.62%)
Some college, no degree: 8,440 (19.4%)
Associate degree: 2,105 (4.84%)
Bachelor's degree: 7,787 (17.9%)
Graduate or professional degree: 5,660 (13.01%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 78.8%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 30.9%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 65,314 (100%)
Never married: 28,795 (44.09%)
Now married, except separated: 25,273 (38.69%)
Separated: 1,353 (2.07%)
Total Widowed: 4,251 (6.51%)
Widowed Female: 3,563 (5.46%)
Total Divorced: 5,642 (8.64%)
Divorced Female: 3,469 (5.31%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 1,638 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 945 (57.69%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 62,515 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 6,967 (11.14%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 20,641 (100%)
--With a disability: 2,075 (10.05%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 43,189 (100%)
--With a disability: 8,274 (19.16%)
----Percent employed: 44.9%
--No disability: 34,915 (80.84%)
----Percent employed: 72.3%
Population 65 years and over: 8,648 (100%)
--With a disability: 4,121 (47.65%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 74,056 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 31,870 (43.04%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 40,720 (54.99%)
--Same county: 21,240 (28.68%)
--Different county: 19,480 (26.3%)
----Same state: 12,455 (16.82%)
----Different state: 7,025 (9.49%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 1,466 (1.98%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 78,265 (100%)
Native: 76,298 (97.49%)
--Born in United States: 75,697 (100%)
----State of residence: 57,448 (73.4%)
----Different state: 18,249 (23.32%)
--Born outside United States: 601 (0.77%)
Foreign born: 1,967 (2.51%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 1,276 (1.63%)
--Naturalized citizen: 624 (0.8%)
--Not a citizen: 1,343 (1.72%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 1,967 (100%)
Europe: 489 (24.86%)
Asia: 910 (46.26%)
Africa: 9 (0.46%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 515 (26.18%)
Northern America: 44 (2.24%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 74,056 (100%)
English only: 70,141 (94.71%)
Language other than English: 3,915 (5.29%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 1,387 (1.87%)
--Spanish: 1,853 (2.5%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 611 (0.83%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 1,121 (1.51%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 297 (0.4%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 790 (1.07%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 383 (0.52%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 78,265 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 64,441% (82.34%)
Arab: 171 (0.22%)
Czech: 135 (0.17%)
Danish: 64 (0.08%)
Dutch: 759 (0.97%)
English: 6,277 (8.02%)
French (except Basque): 1,292 (1.65%)
French Canadian: 99 (0.13%)
German: 4,433 (5.66%)
Greek: 93 (0.12%)
Hungarian: 62 (0.08%)
Irish: 5,426 (6.93%)
Italian: 898 (1.15%)
Lithuanian: 33 (0.04%)
Norwegian: 372 (0.48%)
Polish: 492 (0.63%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 131 (0.17%)
Scotch-Irish: 1,795 (2.29%)
Scottish: 1,494 (1.91%)
Slovak: 33 (0.04%)
Subsaharan African: 777 (0.99%)
Swedish: 260 (0.33%)
Swiss: 26 (0.03%)
Ukrainian: 37 (0.05%)
United States or American: 5,729 (7.32%)
Welsh: 432 (0.55%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 152 (0.19%)
Other ancestries: 32,969 (42.12%)

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