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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataCalifornia

Social Statistics

California

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school6,038100.0
Nursery school, preschool2584.3
Kindergarten2243.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,68744.5
High school (grades 9-12)1,58726.3
College or graduate school1,28221.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over19,368100.0
Less than 9th grade5432.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,22611.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)5,18226.8
Some college, no degree6,16931.9
Associate degree1,4907.7
Bachelor's degree2,47212.8
Graduate or professional degree1,2866.6
Percent high school graduate or higher85.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher19.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over22,066100.0
Never married3,88117.6
Now married, except separated12,04554.6
Separated4362.0
Widowed2,71612.3
Female
2,31910.5
Divorced2,98813.5
Female
1,6687.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years268100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren8832.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over20,960100.0
Civilian veterans3,84618.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years5,070100.0
With a disability52310.3
Population 21 to 64 years13,030100.0
With a disability2,99623.0
Percent employed
45.1(X)
No disability10,03477.0
Percent employed
74.3(X)
Population 65 years and over6,864100.0
With a disability2,87441.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over25,270100.0
Same house in 199513,68054.1
Different house in the U.S. in 199511,49045.5
Same county
6,68526.5
Different county
4,80519.0
Same state
3,82315.1
Different state
9823.9
Elsewhere in 19951000.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population26,451100.0
Native25,46096.3
Born in United States
25,25095.5
State of residence
16,39862.0
Different state
8,85233.5
Born outside United States
2100.8
Foreign born9913.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
930.4
Naturalized citizen
6822.6
Not a citizen
3091.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)991100.0
Europe45345.7
Asia20921.1
Africa00.0
Oceania202.0
Latin America16316.4
Northern America14614.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over25,270100.0
English only23,90194.6
Language other than English1,3695.4
Speak English less than 'very well
3961.6
Spanish
6432.5
Speak English less than "very well"
2140.8
Other Indo-European languages
4841.9
Speak English less than "very well"
990.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
990.4
Speak English less than "very well"
740.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population26,451100.0

Total ancestries reported

30,168114.1
Arab900.3
Czech11800.7
Danish4381.7
Dutch7923.0
English4,45016.8
French (except Basque)11,1654.4
French Canadian12090.8
German5,11319.3
Greek1180.4
Hungarian3061.2
Irish13,25612.3
Italian1,5455.8
Lithuanian150.1
Norwegian9653.6
Polish4721.8
Portuguese4721.8
Russian2981.1
Scotch-Irish8763.3
Scottish9583.6
Slovak210.1
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish9743.7
Swiss1830.7
Ukrainian70.0
United States or American2,0107.6
Welsh4611.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries4,79418.1
(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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