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Social Statistics

Melbourne, Florida,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school17,436100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,0936.3
Kindergarten9985.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)6,73938.6
High school (grades 9-12)3,38519.4
College or graduate school5,22129.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over49,935100.0
Less than 9th grade2,0084.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5,33710.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)14,69529.4
Some college, no degree12,66425.4
Associate degree4,5969.2
Bachelor's degree6,93213.9
Graduate or professional degree3,7037.4
Percent high school graduate or higher85.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher21.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over59,392100.0
Never married14,41224.3
Now married, except separated30,40451.2
Separated1,2642.1
Widowed5,3179.0
Female
4,2887.2
Divorced7,99513.5
Female
4,7308.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,198100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren63653.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over56,321100.0
Civilian veterans11,28820.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years13,711100.0
With a disability1,64012.0
Population 21 to 64 years39,133100.0
With a disability8,64022.1
Percent employed
60.7(X)
No disability30,49377.9
Percent employed
77.5(X)
Population 65 years and over12,945100.0
With a disability5,50442.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over67,604100.0
Same house in 199531,17446.1
Different house in the U.S. in 199534,29550.7
Same county
18,80327.8
Different county
15,49222.9
Same state
4,6976.9
Different state
10,79516.0
Elsewhere in 19952,1353.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population71,371100.0
Native65,77892.2
Born in United States
63,78789.4
State of residence
19,37627.1
Different state
44,41162.2
Born outside United States
1,9912.8
Foreign born5,5937.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2,3733.3
Naturalized citizen
2,5673.6
Not a citizen
3,0264.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)5,593100.0
Europe1,76031.5
Asia1,62029.0
Africa1833.3
Oceania90.2
Latin America1,52827.3
Northern America4938.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over67,604100.0
English only60,52089.5
Language other than English7,08410.5
Speak English less than 'very well
2,1963.2
Spanish
3,1444.7
Speak English less than "very well"
1,0231.5
Other Indo-European languages
2,4593.6
Speak English less than "very well"
5420.8
Asian and Pacific Island languages
9761.4
Speak English less than "very well"
4390.6
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population71,371100.0

Total ancestries reported

77,869109.1
Arab4860.7
Czech14490.6
Danish2940.4
Dutch1,6242.3
English9,10612.8
French (except Basque)13,1264.4
French Canadian18631.2
German11,89616.7
Greek3030.4
Hungarian3240.5
Irish110,52814.8
Italian5,8428.2
Lithuanian3050.4
Norwegian7861.1
Polish2,4073.4
Portuguese2090.3
Russian5970.8
Scotch-Irish1,3571.9
Scottish1,9062.7
Slovak1710.2
Subsaharan African4380.6
Swedish8341.2
Swiss1640.2
Ukrainian2520.4
United States or American5,1247.2
Welsh5370.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)5040.7
Other ancestries17,43724.4
(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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