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Social Statistics

Pontiac, Michigan

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school19,425100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,2086.2
Kindergarten1,4157.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)9,58949.4
High school (grades 9-12)4,09621.1
College or graduate school3,11716.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over39,297100.0
Less than 9th grade3,6259.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma8,58221.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)12,77532.5
Some college, no degree8,44221.5
Associate degree1,8194.6
Bachelor's degree2,8427.2
Graduate or professional degree1,2123.1
Percent high school graduate or higher68.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over48,703100.0
Never married19,02339.1
Now married, except separated18,23737.4
Separated1,3422.8
Widowed3,1646.5
Female
2,5075.1
Divorced6,93714.2
Female
3,9798.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,100100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,02348.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over46,145100.0
Civilian veterans4,59810.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years16,753100.0
With a disability1,6569.9
Population 21 to 64 years37,820100.0
With a disability10,41727.5
Percent employed
47.0(X)
No disability27,40372.5
Percent employed
71.0(X)
Population 65 years and over5,279100.0
With a disability3,12459.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over60,483100.0
Same house in 199529,98949.6
Different house in the U.S. in 199529,05848.0
Same county
21,09834.9
Different county
7,96013.2
Same state
4,2087.0
Different state
3,7526.2
Elsewhere in 19951,4362.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population66,337100.0
Native62,25393.8
Born in United States
60,79391.6
State of residence
44,09866.5
Different state
16,69525.2
Born outside United States
1,4602.2
Foreign born4,0846.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2,0643.1
Naturalized citizen
1,5542.3
Not a citizen
2,5303.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)4,084100.0
Europe2917.1
Asia1,39434.1
Africa912.2
Oceania00.0
Latin America2,13952.4
Northern America1694.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over60,483100.0
English only52,11086.2
Language other than English8,37313.8
Speak English less than 'very well
4,3027.1
Spanish
5,8009.6
Speak English less than "very well"
3,1035.1
Other Indo-European languages
6711.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1500.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,5082.5
Speak English less than "very well"
9561.6
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population66,337100.0

Total ancestries reported

59,25689.3
Arab3600.5
Czech1770.1
Danish600.1
Dutch7141.1
English2,6023.9
French (except Basque)11,0971.7
French Canadian16541.0
German4,5716.9
Greek620.1
Hungarian1990.3
Irish13,3195.0
Italian8891.3
Lithuanian250.0
Norwegian1930.3
Polish1,4372.2
Portuguese140.0
Russian2210.3
Scotch-Irish3820.6
Scottish6611.0
Slovak180.0
Subsaharan African1,2942.0
Swedish2390.4
Swiss310.0
Ukrainian870.1
United States or American2,5503.8
Welsh1950.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1510.2
Other ancestries37,15456.0
(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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