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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataCalifornia

Social Statistics

Eureka, California,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school6,818100.0
Nursery school, preschool3665.4
Kindergarten3294.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,66439.1
High school (grades 9-12)1,35819.9
College or graduate school2,10130.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over17,033100.0
Less than 9th grade9195.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,19212.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,56326.8
Some college, no degree5,01229.4
Associate degree1,4758.7
Bachelor's degree1,93711.4
Graduate or professional degree9355.5
Percent high school graduate or higher81.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over21,055100.0
Never married6,90132.8
Now married, except separated8,64341.0
Separated6583.1
Widowed1,6107.6
Female
1,3356.3
Divorced3,24315.4
Female
1,8528.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years362100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren18851.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over20,163100.0
Civilian veterans3,21015.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years5,492100.0
With a disability4538.2
Population 21 to 64 years14,887100.0
With a disability4,41629.7
Percent employed
38.2(X)
No disability10,47170.3
Percent employed
74.3(X)
Population 65 years and over3,530100.0
With a disability1,69748.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over24,421100.0
Same house in 199510,61143.5
Different house in the U.S. in 199513,53955.4
Same county
8,74535.8
Different county
4,79419.6
Same state
3,33613.7
Different state
1,4586.0
Elsewhere in 19952711.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population25,929100.0
Native24,49994.5
Born in United States
24,30593.7
State of residence
17,14266.1
Different state
7,16327.6
Born outside United States
1940.7
Foreign born1,4305.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
5362.1
Naturalized citizen
6542.5
Not a citizen
7763.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,430100.0
Europe27319.1
Asia48133.6
Africa382.7
Oceania422.9
Latin America54338.0
Northern America533.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over24,421100.0
English only22,12490.6
Language other than English2,2979.4
Speak English less than 'very well
1,1014.5
Spanish
1,1554.7
Speak English less than "very well"
5392.2
Other Indo-European languages
5062.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1090.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
5472.2
Speak English less than "very well"
4121.7
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population25,929100.0

Total ancestries reported

29,974115.6
Arab400.2
Czech1830.3
Danish3971.5
Dutch5952.3
English3,40413.1
French (except Basque)11,0604.1
French Canadian11950.8
German4,36216.8
Greek870.3
Hungarian550.2
Irish13,88615.0
Italian1,4595.6
Lithuanian80.0
Norwegian9713.7
Polish5051.9
Portuguese5062.0
Russian1630.6
Scotch-Irish5742.2
Scottish6862.6
Slovak190.1
Subsaharan African400.2
Swedish7653.0
Swiss2581.0
Ukrainian130.1
United States or American1,3955.4
Welsh4091.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)360.1
Other ancestries8,00330.9
(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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