U.S. Beacon November 16, 2019

Welcome, SC

South Carolina

Latitude: 34.822089     Longitude: -82.448455
Population 6,390 (2000)
Elevation of Welcome, South Carolina: 840 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:4575535, place: Welcome CDP, South Carolina)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 1,285 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 58 (4.51%)
Kindergarten: 111 (8.64%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 640 (49.81%)
High school (grades 9-12): 303 (23.58%)
College or graduate school: 173 (13.46%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 4,255 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 559 (13.14%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 1,032 (24.25%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 1,393 (32.74%)
Some college, no degree: 675 (15.86%)
Associate degree: 220 (5.17%)
Bachelor's degree: 333 (7.83%)
Graduate or professional degree: 43 (1.01%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 62.6%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 8.8%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 5,054 (100%)
Never married: 1,137 (22.5%)
Now married, except separated: 2,691 (53.24%)
Separated: 85 (1.68%)
Total Widowed: 438 (8.67%)
Widowed Female: 369 (7.3%)
Total Divorced: 703 (13.91%)
Divorced Female: 381 (7.54%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 80 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 58 (72.5%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 4,833 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 700 (14.48%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 1,283 (100%)
--With a disability: 140 (10.91%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 3,474 (100%)
--With a disability: 813 (23.4%)
----Percent employed: 51.2%
--No disability: 2,661 (76.6%)
----Percent employed: 74.4%
Population 65 years and over: 1,100 (100%)
--With a disability: 535 (48.64%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 5,857 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 3,422 (58.43%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 2,204 (37.63%)
--Same county: 1,507 (25.73%)
--Different county: 697 (11.9%)
----Same state: 294 (5.02%)
----Different state: 403 (6.88%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 231 (3.94%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 6,252 (100%)
Native: 5,879 (94.03%)
--Born in United States: 5,840 (100%)
----State of residence: 4,341 (69.43%)
----Different state: 1,499 (23.98%)
--Born outside United States: 39 (0.62%)
Foreign born: 373 (5.97%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 296 (4.73%)
--Naturalized citizen: 52 (0.83%)
--Not a citizen: 321 (5.13%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 373 (100%)
Europe: 6 (1.61%)
Asia: 0 (0%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 367 (98.39%)
Northern America: 0 (0%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 5,857 (100%)
English only: 5,345 (91.26%)
Language other than English: 512 (8.74%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 294 (5.02%)
--Spanish: 487 (8.31%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 274 (4.68%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 13 (0.22%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 8 (0.14%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 0 (0%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 6,252 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 4,804% (76.84%)
Arab: 0 (0%)
Czech: 9 (0.14%)
Danish: 0 (0%)
Dutch: 33 (0.53%)
English: 307 (4.91%)
French (except Basque): 79 (1.26%)
French Canadian: 8 (0.13%)
German: 235 (3.76%)
Greek: 0 (0%)
Hungarian: 0 (0%)
Irish: 526 (8.41%)
Italian: 66 (1.06%)
Lithuanian: 0 (0%)
Norwegian: 5 (0.08%)
Polish: 6 (0.1%)
Portuguese: 9 (0.14%)
Russian: 0 (0%)
Scotch-Irish: 119 (1.9%)
Scottish: 74 (1.18%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 46 (0.74%)
Swiss: 0 (0%)
Ukrainian: 0 (0%)
United States or American: 1,144 (18.3%)
Welsh: 10 (0.16%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 2,128 (34.04%)

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