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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataNew York

Social Statistics

New York

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school7,650100.0
Nursery school, preschool6548.5
Kindergarten4936.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,55046.4
High school (grades 9-12)1,58520.7
College or graduate school1,36817.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over18,435100.0
Less than 9th grade7894.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,26112.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)7,30439.6
Some college, no degree3,57819.4
Associate degree1,4838.0
Bachelor's degree1,93510.5
Graduate or professional degree1,0855.9
Percent high school graduate or higher83.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over21,657100.0
Never married5,58625.8
Now married, except separated12,67658.5
Separated3581.7
Widowed1,5887.3
Female
1,2215.6
Divorced1,4496.7
Female
9094.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years717100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren11015.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over20,492100.0
Civilian veterans2,25511.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years6,307100.0
With a disability3505.5
Population 21 to 64 years16,540100.0
With a disability2,72416.5
Percent employed
59.1(X)
No disability13,81683.5
Percent employed
78.0(X)
Population 65 years and over3,164100.0
With a disability1,18537.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over26,011100.0
Same house in 199518,65671.7
Different house in the U.S. in 19957,11127.3
Same county
4,73218.2
Different county
2,3799.1
Same state
1,9497.5
Different state
4301.7
Elsewhere in 19952440.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population27,933100.0
Native24,90389.2
Born in United States
24,63888.2
State of residence
23,48784.1
Different state
1,1514.1
Born outside United States
2650.9
Foreign born3,03010.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,0983.9
Naturalized citizen
1,5845.7
Not a citizen
1,4465.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)3,030100.0
Europe1,71256.5
Asia32210.6
Africa140.5
Oceania00.0
Latin America94631.2
Northern America361.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over26,011100.0
English only21,88584.1
Language other than English4,12615.9
Speak English less than 'very well
1,8097.0
Spanish
1,5626.0
Speak English less than "very well"
6702.6
Other Indo-European languages
2,3849.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1,0854.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1180.5
Speak English less than "very well"
480.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population27,933100.0

Total ancestries reported

35,107125.7
Arab1350.5
Czech11490.5
Danish970.3
Dutch1930.7
English1,0623.8
French (except Basque)14421.6
French Canadian11440.5
German5,64220.2
Greek2771.0
Hungarian2080.7
Irish17,49626.8
Italian10,83138.8
Lithuanian1090.4
Norwegian2951.1
Polish2,3538.4
Portuguese1050.4
Russian3121.1
Scotch-Irish2450.9
Scottish2480.9
Slovak510.2
Subsaharan African50.0
Swedish2430.9
Swiss480.2
Ukrainian1680.6
United States or American5812.1
Welsh570.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1360.5
Other ancestries3,47512.4
(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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