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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataArizona

Social Statistics

Avondale, Arizona

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school11,018100.0
Nursery school, preschool4744.3
Kindergarten7516.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,65351.3
High school (grades 9-12)2,36021.4
College or graduate school1,78016.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over20,221100.0
Less than 9th grade3,36616.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,45712.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,70223.3
Some college, no degree5,01824.8
Associate degree1,4087.0
Bachelor's degree2,22611.0
Graduate or professional degree1,0445.2
Percent high school graduate or higher71.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over25,443100.0
Never married6,76526.6
Now married, except separated15,07059.2
Separated5622.2
Widowed9183.6
Female
7052.8
Divorced2,1288.4
Female
1,2284.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,365100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren61645.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over23,179100.0
Civilian veterans2,92512.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years10,184100.0
With a disability5705.6
Population 21 to 64 years19,891100.0
With a disability3,75218.9
Percent employed
63.6(X)
No disability16,13981.1
Percent employed
74.2(X)
Population 65 years and over1,806100.0
With a disability87748.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over32,425100.0
Same house in 199511,10834.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199519,74160.9
Same county
13,30141.0
Different county
6,44019.9
Same state
8832.7
Different state
5,55717.1
Elsewhere in 19951,5764.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population35,802100.0
Native29,67482.9
Born in United States
29,00381.0
State of residence
14,65740.9
Different state
14,34640.1
Born outside United States
6711.9
Foreign born6,12817.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2,8978.1
Naturalized citizen
1,7404.9
Not a citizen
4,38812.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)6,128100.0
Europe3656.0
Asia62010.1
Africa290.5
Oceania90.1
Latin America5,01681.9
Northern America891.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over32,425100.0
English only19,68860.7
Language other than English12,73739.3
Speak English less than 'very well
5,31116.4
Spanish
11,61635.8
Speak English less than "very well"
4,97215.3
Other Indo-European languages
5131.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1350.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
4561.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1590.5
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population35,802100.0

Total ancestries reported

36,098100.8
Arab300.1
Czech12100.6
Danish1450.4
Dutch4681.3
English2,2866.4
French (except Basque)16992.0
French Canadian12360.7
German3,63310.1
Greek160.0
Hungarian1110.3
Irish12,9378.2
Italian1,1223.1
Lithuanian320.1
Norwegian3110.9
Polish5061.4
Portuguese810.2
Russian580.2
Scotch-Irish3981.1
Scottish2850.8
Slovak300.1
Subsaharan African1120.3
Swedish2220.6
Swiss500.1
Ukrainian190.1
United States or American1,6394.6
Welsh750.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)420.1
Other ancestries20,34556.8
(X) Not applicable.
1 The data represent a combination of two ancestries shown separately in Summary File 3. Czech includes Czechoslovakian. French includes Alsatian. French Canadian includes Acadian/Cajun. Irish includes Celtic.



Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices P18, P19, P21, P22, P24, P36, P37, P39, P42, PCT8, PCT16, PCT17, and PCT19

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