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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataCalifornia

Social Statistics

Westminster, California

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school26,350100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,2034.6
Kindergarten1,3985.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)10,40939.5
High school (grades 9-12)5,50920.9
College or graduate school7,83129.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over57,313100.0
Less than 9th grade7,32412.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma8,99415.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)12,44421.7
Some college, no degree13,60923.7
Associate degree4,5608.0
Bachelor's degree7,65413.4
Graduate or professional degree2,7284.8
Percent high school graduate or higher71.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher18.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over68,523100.0
Never married19,85529.0
Now married, except separated37,44954.7
Separated1,4772.2
Widowed4,1476.1
Female
3,3904.9
Divorced5,5958.2
Female
3,1304.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years3,199100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren92028.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over64,953100.0
Civilian veterans5,5908.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years19,914100.0
With a disability1,3826.9
Population 21 to 64 years51,973100.0
With a disability12,34823.8
Percent employed
58.2(X)
No disability39,62576.2
Percent employed
69.6(X)
Population 65 years and over9,444100.0
With a disability4,48047.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over81,596100.0
Same house in 199543,23353.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199534,47542.3
Same county
26,90833.0
Different county
7,5679.3
Same state
5,7497.0
Different state
1,8182.2
Elsewhere in 19953,8884.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population87,884100.0
Native50,40757.4
Born in United States
49,70556.6
State of residence
34,39239.1
Different state
15,31317.4
Born outside United States
7020.8
Foreign born37,47742.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
16,45418.7
Naturalized citizen
19,20021.8
Not a citizen
18,27720.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)37,477100.0
Europe1,2033.2
Asia26,32970.3
Africa940.3
Oceania1920.5
Latin America9,32924.9
Northern America3300.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over81,596100.0
English only35,37543.4
Language other than English46,22156.6
Speak English less than 'very well
28,77735.3
Spanish
13,88117.0
Speak English less than "very well"
7,7499.5
Other Indo-European languages
1,9932.4
Speak English less than "very well"
7450.9
Asian and Pacific Island languages
29,58436.3
Speak English less than "very well"
20,08024.6
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population87,884100.0

Total ancestries reported

89,448101.8
Arab8731.0
Czech13170.4
Danish5200.6
Dutch1,0711.2
English5,2346.0
French (except Basque)11,5211.7
French Canadian14170.5
German6,9457.9
Greek2520.3
Hungarian3300.4
Irish15,5676.3
Italian2,9203.3
Lithuanian950.1
Norwegian9111.0
Polish8351.0
Portuguese2530.3
Russian5880.7
Scotch-Irish9461.1
Scottish9311.1
Slovak340.0
Subsaharan African940.1
Swedish8841.0
Swiss1900.2
Ukrainian270.0
United States or American2,2712.6
Welsh3590.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)450.1
Other ancestries55,01862.6
(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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