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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataCalifornia

Social Statistics

Gilroy, California

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school12,788100.0
Nursery school, preschool7736.0
Kindergarten9887.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)6,11647.8
High school (grades 9-12)2,85322.3
College or graduate school2,05816.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over24,105100.0
Less than 9th grade4,01416.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,19813.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,83320.0
Some college, no degree5,71423.7
Associate degree1,7497.3
Bachelor's degree3,20913.3
Graduate or professional degree1,3885.8
Percent high school graduate or higher70.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher19.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over30,015100.0
Never married8,33527.8
Now married, except separated17,01556.7
Separated7222.4
Widowed1,4774.9
Female
1,1443.8
Divorced2,4668.2
Female
1,4935.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,394100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren38227.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over28,015100.0
Civilian veterans2,5759.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years11,306100.0
With a disability9168.1
Population 21 to 64 years23,463100.0
With a disability4,21518.0
Percent employed
60.8(X)
No disability19,24882.0
Percent employed
77.1(X)
Population 65 years and over2,779100.0
With a disability1,32347.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over37,774100.0
Same house in 199516,66144.1
Different house in the U.S. in 199519,00650.3
Same county
14,90839.5
Different county
4,09810.8
Same state
3,0408.0
Different state
1,0582.8
Elsewhere in 19952,1075.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population41,587100.0
Native31,54575.9
Born in United States
31,17775.0
State of residence
24,32158.5
Different state
6,85616.5
Born outside United States
3680.9
Foreign born10,04224.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4,90511.8
Naturalized citizen
2,5756.2
Not a citizen
7,46718.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)10,042100.0
Europe4414.4
Asia1,02010.2
Africa640.6
Oceania00.0
Latin America8,36583.3
Northern America1521.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over37,774100.0
English only21,31856.4
Language other than English16,45643.6
Speak English less than 'very well
8,72223.1
Spanish
14,80039.2
Speak English less than "very well"
8,12421.5
Other Indo-European languages
6201.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1340.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
9172.4
Speak English less than "very well"
4431.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population41,587100.0

Total ancestries reported

44,387106.7
Arab1040.3
Czech11220.3
Danish2800.7
Dutch4831.2
English2,5596.2
French (except Basque)18362.0
French Canadian11860.4
German3,6148.7
Greek600.1
Hungarian280.1
Irish12,9807.2
Italian2,8406.8
Lithuanian200.0
Norwegian4211.0
Polish5941.4
Portuguese1,0802.6
Russian1640.4
Scotch-Irish3950.9
Scottish4801.2
Slovak70.0
Subsaharan African1470.4
Swedish5391.3
Swiss1650.4
Ukrainian810.2
United States or American9032.2
Welsh1630.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)350.1
Other ancestries25,10160.4
(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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