U.S. Beacon July 15, 2019

Welsh, LA

Jefferson Davis County, Louisiana

Latitude: 30.237419     Longitude: -92.820593
Population 3,310 (2005)
Elevation of Welsh, Louisiana: 19 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:2280430, place: Welsh town, Louisiana)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 835 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 50 (5.99%)
Kindergarten: 51 (6.11%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 448 (53.65%)
High school (grades 9-12): 214 (25.63%)
College or graduate school: 72 (8.62%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 2,109 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 354 (16.79%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 353 (16.74%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 852 (40.4%)
Some college, no degree: 290 (13.75%)
Associate degree: 44 (2.09%)
Bachelor's degree: 149 (7.06%)
Graduate or professional degree: 67 (3.18%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 66.5%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 10.2%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 2,580 (100%)
Never married: 577 (22.36%)
Now married, except separated: 1,489 (57.71%)
Separated: 44 (1.71%)
Total Widowed: 247 (9.57%)
Widowed Female: 212 (8.22%)
Total Divorced: 223 (8.64%)
Divorced Female: 140 (5.43%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 78 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 29 (37.18%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 2,399 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 275 (11.46%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 834 (100%)
--With a disability: 79 (9.47%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 1,705 (100%)
--With a disability: 361 (21.17%)
----Percent employed: 49.3%
--No disability: 1,344 (78.83%)
----Percent employed: 69.3%
Population 65 years and over: 462 (100%)
--With a disability: 236 (51.08%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 3,108 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 1,902 (61.2%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 1,194 (38.42%)
--Same county: 841 (27.06%)
--Different county: 353 (11.36%)
----Same state: 251 (8.08%)
----Different state: 102 (3.28%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 12 (0.39%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 3,384 (100%)
Native: 3,359 (99.26%)
--Born in United States: 3,355 (100%)
----State of residence: 3,088 (91.25%)
----Different state: 267 (7.89%)
--Born outside United States: 4 (0.12%)
Foreign born: 25 (0.74%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 9 (0.27%)
--Naturalized citizen: 6 (0.18%)
--Not a citizen: 19 (0.56%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 25 (100%)
Europe: 6 (24%)
Asia: 3 (12%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 3 (12%)
Latin America: 11 (44%)
Northern America: 2 (8%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 3,108 (100%)
English only: 2,641 (84.97%)
Language other than English: 467 (15.03%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 127 (4.09%)
--Spanish: 23 (0.74%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 14 (0.45%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 441 (14.19%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 110 (3.54%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 3 (0.1%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 3 (0.1%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 3,384 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 2,853% (84.31%)
Arab: 2 (0.06%)
Czech: 0 (0%)
Danish: 0 (0%)
Dutch: 14 (0.41%)
English: 173 (5.11%)
French (except Basque): 561 (16.58%)
French Canadian: 367 (10.85%)
German: 175 (5.17%)
Greek: 0 (0%)
Hungarian: 4 (0.12%)
Irish: 135 (3.99%)
Italian: 40 (1.18%)
Lithuanian: 0 (0%)
Norwegian: 6 (0.18%)
Polish: 6 (0.18%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 0 (0%)
Scotch-Irish: 28 (0.83%)
Scottish: 28 (0.83%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 19 (0.56%)
Swedish: 17 (0.5%)
Swiss: 0 (0%)
Ukrainian: 0 (0%)
United States or American: 460 (13.59%)
Welsh: 2 (0.06%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 3 (0.09%)
Other ancestries: 813 (24.02%)

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