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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataColorado

Social Statistics

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school98,455100.0
Nursery school, preschool6,4436.5
Kindergarten5,4275.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)42,67843.3
High school (grades 9-12)20,13820.5
College or graduate school23,76924.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over228,576100.0
Less than 9th grade5,7712.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma15,0356.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)50,52722.1
Some college, no degree59,93526.2
Associate degree20,6069.0
Bachelor's degree48,75621.3
Graduate or professional degree27,94612.2
Percent high school graduate or higher90.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher33.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over280,949100.0
Never married70,29825.0
Now married, except separated158,56156.4
Separated5,2461.9
Widowed13,7274.9
Female
11,2164.0
Divorced33,11711.8
Female
19,5947.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years5,180100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2,16441.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over255,121100.0
Civilian veterans51,60920.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years83,091100.0
With a disability5,8067.0
Population 21 to 64 years203,969100.0
With a disability32,09515.7
Percent employed
60.7(X)
No disability171,87484.3
Percent employed
80.7(X)
Population 65 years and over32,867100.0
With a disability13,34040.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over333,904100.0
Same house in 1995133,94640.1
Different house in the U.S. in 1995186,39355.8
Same county
93,84728.1
Different county
92,54627.7
Same state
15,4634.6
Different state
77,08323.1
Elsewhere in 199513,5654.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population360,798100.0
Native335,53493.0
Born in United States
324,51089.9
State of residence
106,68329.6
Different state
217,82760.4
Born outside United States
11,0243.1
Foreign born25,2647.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
10,7753.0
Naturalized citizen
11,3313.1
Not a citizen
13,9333.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)25,264100.0
Europe7,45529.5
Asia8,09632.0
Africa5142.0
Oceania2040.8
Latin America7,55729.9
Northern America1,4385.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over333,904100.0
English only294,74588.3
Language other than English39,15911.7
Speak English less than 'very well
12,9763.9
Spanish
20,8486.2
Speak English less than "very well"
7,2862.2
Other Indo-European languages
10,5613.2
Speak English less than "very well"
2,2310.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
6,9182.1
Speak English less than "very well"
3,2901.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population360,798100.0

Total ancestries reported

407,030112.8
Arab1,0460.3
Czech13,4621.0
Danish3,0680.9
Dutch6,9591.9
English44,80512.4
French (except Basque)112,4383.4
French Canadian13,0740.9
German79,29022.0
Greek9600.3
Hungarian1,6690.5
Irish145,03512.5
Italian16,6924.6
Lithuanian9290.3
Norwegian9,9602.8
Polish9,1542.5
Portuguese7460.2
Russian2,3410.6
Scotch-Irish8,2842.3
Scottish10,3142.9
Slovak7790.2
Subsaharan African1,8480.5
Swedish8,4862.4
Swiss1,7210.5
Ukrainian9150.3
United States or American19,8775.5
Welsh3,4341.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)9700.3
Other ancestries108,77430.1
(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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