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Social Statistics

Port St. Lucie, Florida,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school21,131100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,3536.4
Kindergarten1,2535.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)10,37849.1
High school (grades 9-12)4,61821.9
College or graduate school3,52916.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over62,007100.0
Less than 9th grade2,0623.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma8,05913.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)21,58934.8
Some college, no degree15,90125.6
Associate degree5,1208.3
Bachelor's degree6,29710.2
Graduate or professional degree2,9794.8
Percent high school graduate or higher83.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over70,909100.0
Never married13,01718.4
Now married, except separated44,54062.8
Separated1,0431.5
Widowed4,8696.9
Female
3,9455.6
Divorced7,44010.5
Female
4,2386.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,875100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren61833.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over67,318100.0
Civilian veterans11,47617.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years18,689100.0
With a disability1,4888.0
Population 21 to 64 years48,082100.0
With a disability11,34723.6
Percent employed
59.5(X)
No disability36,73576.4
Percent employed
78.2(X)
Population 65 years and over16,345100.0
With a disability5,97436.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over83,567100.0
Same house in 199542,52150.9
Different house in the U.S. in 199539,81847.6
Same county
16,48419.7
Different county
23,33427.9
Same state
11,08113.3
Different state
12,25314.7
Elsewhere in 19951,2281.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population88,796100.0
Native80,28090.4
Born in United States
78,66288.6
State of residence
21,70224.4
Different state
56,96064.1
Born outside United States
1,6181.8
Foreign born8,5169.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,8712.1
Naturalized citizen
4,9465.6
Not a citizen
3,5704.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)8,516100.0
Europe2,28826.9
Asia98511.6
Africa821.0
Oceania70.1
Latin America4,75155.8
Northern America4034.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over83,567100.0
English only73,07187.4
Language other than English10,49612.6
Speak English less than 'very well
3,4214.1
Spanish
5,4706.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1,9262.3
Other Indo-European languages
3,8864.7
Speak English less than "very well"
1,1421.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
7830.9
Speak English less than "very well"
2960.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population88,796100.0

Total ancestries reported

101,766114.6
Arab3800.4
Czech14270.5
Danish2560.3
Dutch1,6241.8
English10,17311.5
French (except Basque)13,4023.8
French Canadian11,3641.5
German14,98316.9
Greek5240.6
Hungarian9731.1
Irish115,47317.4
Italian13,96615.7
Lithuanian3420.4
Norwegian9771.1
Polish4,4875.1
Portuguese5370.6
Russian1,0821.2
Scotch-Irish1,1671.3
Scottish1,9162.2
Slovak4290.5
Subsaharan African2820.3
Swedish1,1291.3
Swiss1990.2
Ukrainian3820.4
United States or American5,9626.7
Welsh3600.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2,7983.2
Other ancestries16,17218.2
(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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