U.S. Beacon October 13, 2019

Dresden, TN

Weakley County, Tennessee

Latitude: 36.283805     Longitude: -88.698296
Population 2,703 (2005)



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:4721540, place: Dresden town, Tennessee)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 507 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 32 (6.31%)
Kindergarten: 31 (6.11%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 269 (53.06%)
High school (grades 9-12): 113 (22.29%)
College or graduate school: 62 (12.23%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 1,951 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 256 (13.12%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 348 (17.84%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 727 (37.26%)
Some college, no degree: 356 (18.25%)
Associate degree: 49 (2.51%)
Bachelor's degree: 136 (6.97%)
Graduate or professional degree: 79 (4.05%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 69%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 11%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 2,286 (100%)
Never married: 408 (17.85%)
Now married, except separated: 1,267 (55.42%)
Separated: 55 (2.41%)
Total Widowed: 326 (14.26%)
Widowed Female: 276 (12.07%)
Total Divorced: 230 (10.06%)
Divorced Female: 151 (6.61%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 45 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 23 (51.11%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 2,187 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 300 (13.72%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 487 (100%)
--With a disability: 26 (5.34%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 1,409 (100%)
--With a disability: 276 (19.59%)
----Percent employed: 56.9%
--No disability: 1,133 (80.41%)
----Percent employed: 81.3%
Population 65 years and over: 575 (100%)
--With a disability: 301 (52.35%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 2,598 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 1,516 (58.35%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 1,078 (41.49%)
--Same county: 699 (26.91%)
--Different county: 379 (14.59%)
----Same state: 159 (6.12%)
----Different state: 220 (8.47%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 4 (0.15%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 2,774 (100%)
Native: 2,749 (99.1%)
--Born in United States: 2,747 (100%)
----State of residence: 1,967 (70.91%)
----Different state: 780 (28.12%)
--Born outside United States: 2 (0.07%)
Foreign born: 25 (0.9%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 9 (0.32%)
--Naturalized citizen: 21 (0.76%)
--Not a citizen: 4 (0.14%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 25 (100%)
Europe: 5 (20%)
Asia: 7 (28%)
Africa: 5 (20%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 4 (16%)
Northern America: 4 (16%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 2,598 (100%)
English only: 2,552 (98.23%)
Language other than English: 46 (1.77%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 17 (0.65%)
--Spanish: 29 (1.12%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 12 (0.46%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 12 (0.46%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 0 (0%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 2,774 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 1,926% (69.43%)
Arab: 0 (0%)
Czech: 0 (0%)
Danish: 5 (0.18%)
Dutch: 37 (1.33%)
English: 257 (9.26%)
French (except Basque): 54 (1.95%)
French Canadian: 7 (0.25%)
German: 167 (6.02%)
Greek: 0 (0%)
Hungarian: 4 (0.14%)
Irish: 296 (10.67%)
Italian: 46 (1.66%)
Lithuanian: 0 (0%)
Norwegian: 12 (0.43%)
Polish: 48 (1.73%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 0 (0%)
Scotch-Irish: 20 (0.72%)
Scottish: 23 (0.83%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 0 (0%)
Swiss: 0 (0%)
Ukrainian: 0 (0%)
United States or American: 485 (17.48%)
Welsh: 4 (0.14%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 461 (16.62%)

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