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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataCalifornia

Social Statistics

Menlo Park, California

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school7,203100.0
Nursery school, preschool6959.6
Kindergarten5617.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,99841.6
High school (grades 9-12)1,07014.9
College or graduate school1,87926.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over22,454100.0
Less than 9th grade1,1014.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,3596.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,2169.9
Some college, no degree2,99513.3
Associate degree9384.2
Bachelor's degree6,94930.9
Graduate or professional degree6,89630.7
Percent high school graduate or higher89.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher61.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over25,001100.0
Never married7,17928.7
Now married, except separated13,16752.7
Separated4321.7
Widowed1,7176.9
Female
1,3695.5
Divorced2,50610.0
Female
1,5396.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years516100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren22243.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over24,154100.0
Civilian veterans2,73611.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years5,230100.0
With a disability4368.3
Population 21 to 64 years18,472100.0
With a disability2,13811.6
Percent employed
59.2(X)
No disability16,33488.4
Percent employed
79.0(X)
Population 65 years and over4,507100.0
With a disability1,42031.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over28,834100.0
Same house in 199515,23952.9
Different house in the U.S. in 199511,75840.8
Same county
4,60216.0
Different county
7,15624.8
Same state
4,77916.6
Different state
2,3778.2
Elsewhere in 19951,8376.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population30,786100.0
Native23,78077.2
Born in United States
23,19975.4
State of residence
13,19942.9
Different state
10,00032.5
Born outside United States
5811.9
Foreign born7,00622.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3,0539.9
Naturalized citizen
2,4538.0
Not a citizen
4,55314.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)7,006100.0
Europe1,42520.3
Asia1,75125.0
Africa931.3
Oceania2904.1
Latin America3,12544.6
Northern America3224.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over28,834100.0
English only20,97772.8
Language other than English7,85727.2
Speak English less than 'very well
3,25211.3
Spanish
4,07214.1
Speak English less than "very well"
2,2347.7
Other Indo-European languages
1,9976.9
Speak English less than "very well"
4701.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,3694.7
Speak English less than "very well"
5291.8
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population30,786100.0

Total ancestries reported

34,726112.8
Arab1430.5
Czech11910.6
Danish3091.0
Dutch4021.3
English4,29814.0
French (except Basque)11,0593.4
French Canadian12180.7
German4,28513.9
Greek1710.6
Hungarian1830.6
Irish13,24110.5
Italian2,0356.6
Lithuanian810.3
Norwegian7882.6
Polish6052.0
Portuguese1770.6
Russian1,0033.3
Scotch-Irish5511.8
Scottish9563.1
Slovak490.2
Subsaharan African1110.4
Swedish5911.9
Swiss2420.8
Ukrainian1110.4
United States or American7532.4
Welsh2300.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)650.2
Other ancestries11,87838.6
(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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