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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataCalifornia

Social Statistics

Santa Cruz, California,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school19,089100.0
Nursery school, preschool7433.9
Kindergarten4622.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,19822.0
High school (grades 9-12)2,25811.8
College or graduate school11,42859.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over33,896100.0
Less than 9th grade1,8685.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,8255.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,91314.5
Some college, no degree7,79123.0
Associate degree2,4537.2
Bachelor's degree9,11626.9
Graduate or professional degree5,93017.5
Percent high school graduate or higher89.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher44.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over46,537100.0
Never married21,01245.2
Now married, except separated17,63537.9
Separated8141.7
Widowed1,9004.1
Female
1,5683.4
Divorced5,17611.1
Female
2,9806.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years526100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren14427.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over44,950100.0
Civilian veterans3,6678.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years12,236100.0
With a disability1,0748.8
Population 21 to 64 years34,510100.0
With a disability4,96514.4
Percent employed
54.6(X)
No disability29,54585.6
Percent employed
79.4(X)
Population 65 years and over4,555100.0
With a disability1,77539.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over51,678100.0
Same house in 199520,94240.5
Different house in the U.S. in 199528,61055.4
Same county
13,45326.0
Different county
15,15729.3
Same state
11,38922.0
Different state
3,7687.3
Elsewhere in 19952,1264.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population54,364100.0
Native46,13984.9
Born in United States
45,28683.3
State of residence
30,13855.4
Different state
15,14827.9
Born outside United States
8531.6
Foreign born8,22515.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3,5756.6
Naturalized citizen
2,5184.6
Not a citizen
5,70710.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)8,225100.0
Europe1,75621.3
Asia1,77321.6
Africa841.0
Oceania770.9
Latin America4,26651.9
Northern America2693.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over51,678100.0
English only40,14977.7
Language other than English11,52922.3
Speak English less than 'very well
4,7219.1
Spanish
7,33614.2
Speak English less than "very well"
3,7327.2
Other Indo-European languages
2,4664.8
Speak English less than "very well"
4150.8
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,4462.8
Speak English less than "very well"
5371.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population54,364100.0

Total ancestries reported

64,159118.0
Arab3040.6
Czech12500.5
Danish7261.3
Dutch1,0171.9
English6,46111.9
French (except Basque)11,9533.6
French Canadian13920.7
German7,70814.2
Greek3480.6
Hungarian3540.7
Irish17,03812.9
Italian4,7648.8
Lithuanian1550.3
Norwegian1,1452.1
Polish1,5702.9
Portuguese1,1262.1
Russian1,4712.7
Scotch-Irish1,0842.0
Scottish1,9563.6
Slovak460.1
Subsaharan African1990.4
Swedish1,1322.1
Swiss3940.7
Ukrainian1760.3
United States or American1,4142.6
Welsh6611.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1250.2
Other ancestries20,19037.1
(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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