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Social Statistics

Gainesville, Florida,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school44,590100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,4853.3
Kindergarten8591.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)8,04218.0
High school (grades 9-12)3,7928.5
College or graduate school30,41268.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over50,574100.0
Less than 9th grade2,1604.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4,0238.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)8,78017.4
Some college, no degree9,20118.2
Associate degree4,7579.4
Bachelor's degree10,40720.6
Graduate or professional degree11,24622.2
Percent high school graduate or higher87.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher42.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over81,657100.0
Never married40,11849.1
Now married, except separated28,57935.0
Separated1,7332.1
Widowed3,8094.7
Female
3,1383.8
Divorced7,4189.1
Female
4,4195.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,317100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren76958.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over78,607100.0
Civilian veterans7,3849.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years26,687100.0
With a disability1,9537.3
Population 21 to 64 years53,400100.0
With a disability8,29515.5
Percent employed
53.6(X)
No disability45,10584.5
Percent employed
72.9(X)
Population 65 years and over9,024100.0
With a disability3,74041.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over91,253100.0
Same house in 199533,17236.4
Different house in the U.S. in 199553,79959.0
Same county
21,03023.0
Different county
32,76935.9
Same state
23,40825.7
Different state
9,36110.3
Elsewhere in 19954,2824.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population95,605100.0
Native87,28591.3
Born in United States
84,72188.6
State of residence
44,65446.7
Different state
40,06741.9
Born outside United States
2,5642.7
Foreign born8,3208.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4,5464.8
Naturalized citizen
2,8323.0
Not a citizen
5,4885.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)8,320100.0
Europe1,61419.4
Asia3,66544.1
Africa5196.2
Oceania300.4
Latin America2,18626.3
Northern America3063.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over91,253100.0
English only78,74686.3
Language other than English12,50713.7
Speak English less than 'very well
3,3213.6
Spanish
5,7066.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1,1701.3
Other Indo-European languages
3,3853.7
Speak English less than "very well"
6320.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2,9403.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1,4371.6
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population95,605100.0

Total ancestries reported

97,769102.3
Arab5510.6
Czech14750.5
Danish2570.3
Dutch1,2281.3
English9,4219.9
French (except Basque)12,9003.0
French Canadian18580.9
German12,02012.6
Greek4750.5
Hungarian3800.4
Irish110,28110.8
Italian4,6544.9
Lithuanian2110.2
Norwegian7550.8
Polish2,4992.6
Portuguese2110.2
Russian1,4581.5
Scotch-Irish2,2232.3
Scottish2,2982.4
Slovak970.1
Subsaharan African1,6301.7
Swedish1,2411.3
Swiss2670.3
Ukrainian2840.3
United States or American5,3805.6
Welsh6360.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1,0251.1
Other ancestries34,05435.6
(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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