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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataMaryland

Social Statistics

Bowie, Maryland,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school14,479100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,2068.3
Kindergarten8255.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)6,07942.0
High school (grades 9-12)2,67418.5
College or graduate school3,69525.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over33,738100.0
Less than 9th grade3951.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,3984.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)6,85920.3
Some college, no degree8,36724.8
Associate degree2,2176.6
Bachelor's degree9,29127.5
Graduate or professional degree5,21115.4
Percent high school graduate or higher94.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher43.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over38,626100.0
Never married9,39124.3
Now married, except separated23,14559.9
Separated9042.3
Widowed1,9905.2
Female
1,7224.5
Divorced3,1968.3
Female
1,9765.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years996100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren30130.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over36,221100.0
Civilian veterans5,60115.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years10,843100.0
With a disability6886.3
Population 21 to 64 years30,271100.0
With a disability3,91412.9
Percent employed
72.2(X)
No disability26,35787.1
Percent employed
84.7(X)
Population 65 years and over4,257100.0
With a disability1,53536.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over46,185100.0
Same house in 199526,01856.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199519,33141.9
Same county
11,35824.6
Different county
7,97317.3
Same state
2,8596.2
Different state
5,11411.1
Elsewhere in 19958361.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population49,866100.0
Native46,19092.6
Born in United States
45,40891.1
State of residence
15,57531.2
Different state
29,83359.8
Born outside United States
7821.6
Foreign born3,6767.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,1692.3
Naturalized citizen
2,1844.4
Not a citizen
1,4923.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)3,676100.0
Europe74120.2
Asia1,38937.8
Africa37910.3
Oceania00.0
Latin America1,05728.8
Northern America1103.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over46,185100.0
English only41,96190.9
Language other than English4,2249.1
Speak English less than 'very well
1,1982.6
Spanish
1,3612.9
Speak English less than "very well"
4681.0
Other Indo-European languages
1,5493.4
Speak English less than "very well"
2900.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
9032.0
Speak English less than "very well"
3360.7
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population49,866100.0

Total ancestries reported

55,317110.9
Arab3050.6
Czech12040.4
Danish950.2
Dutch5221.0
English4,7879.6
French (except Basque)11,2322.5
French Canadian14861.0
German7,38414.8
Greek1740.3
Hungarian4240.9
Irish17,22414.5
Italian3,2066.4
Lithuanian2250.5
Norwegian4080.8
Polish1,6653.3
Portuguese1560.3
Russian5331.1
Scotch-Irish8861.8
Scottish1,0292.1
Slovak1500.3
Subsaharan African6951.4
Swedish4020.8
Swiss350.1
Ukrainian2390.5
United States or American2,2654.5
Welsh4260.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)5241.1
Other ancestries19,63639.4
(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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