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DeKalb County

Subject: 2000 LEP Census Population by County
     
Total Population = 665,865 Numbers Percent  
One Race 651,744 97.9  
Caucasian or White 238,521 35.8  
Black or African American 361,111 54.2  
Caucasian or White 798 0.1  
American Indian 10 0.0  
Alaska Native 0 0.0  
       
Asian 26,718 4.0  
Asian Indian 7,593 1.1  
Chinese 4,688 0.7  
Filipino 752 0.1  
Japanese 779 0.1  
Korean 3,185 0.5  
Vietnamese 6,251 0.9  
Other Asian category 2,924 0.4  
Two or more Asian categories 6,251 0.9  
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 2,924 0.4  
Native Hawaiian   546 0.1  
Samoan 82 0.0  
Guamanian or Chamorro 68 0.0  
Other Pacific Islander Category 107 0.0  
Two or more Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander categories 3 0.0  
       
HISPANIC OR LATINO      
Hispanic or Latino (or any race) 52,542 7.9  
Mexican 30,741 4.6  
Puerto Rican 2,886 0.4  
Cuban 1,778 0.3  
Other Hispanic or Latino 17,137 2.6  
       
REFUGEES (New Arrivals) *3676    
*Afghanistan - 91, Iran - 67, Iraq - 141, Syria - 2, Sudan - 147, Kenya - 29, Russia - 39, Yugoslavia - 7, Ukraine - 2, Bosnia - 1,130, Kosovo - 246, Croatia - 6, Vietnam - 435, China - 4, Burma - 5, Burundi - 4, Nigeria - 47, Ethiopia - 235, Liberia - 171, Somalia - 755, Sierra Leone - 7, Congo - 24, Eritrea - 3, Cuba - 22, Haiti - 6, Other - 51      
       
LANGUAGE OTHER THAN ENGLISH SPOKEN AT HOME 107,779 17.4  
       
ESOL STUDENTS IN GEORGIA SCHOOLS 3,910    
       
LANGUAGE TOTAL    
English 511,239    
Spanish or Spanish Creole 52,481    
African languages 10,540    
French (incl. Patois, Cajun) 6,603    
Vietnamese 6,280    
Chinese 3,613    
Korean 3,065    
German 2,658    
Other Indic languages 2,617    
Serbo-Croatian 2,617    
Arabic 1,613    
Gujarathi 1,453    
Other Asian languages 1,453    
Hindi 1,271    
French Creole 1,095    
Russian 1,002    
Japanese 856    
Other Indo-European languages 779    
Hebrew 715    
Urdu 706    
Mon-Khmer, Cambodian 673    
Polish 600    
Greek 592    
Italian 528    
Portuguese or Portuguese Creole 476    
Other Slavic languages 427    
Other and unspecified languages 414    
Tagalog 402    
Persian 394    
Miao, Hmong 325    
Other West Germanic languages 310    
Thai  275    
Laotian 242    
Scandinavian languages 226    
Other Pacific Island languages 215    
Other Native North American languages 96    
Yiddish 95    
Hungarian 63    
Armenian 27