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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataOhio

Social Statistics

Columbus, Ohio

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school208,711100.0
Nursery school, preschool12,5776.0
Kindergarten9,7804.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)77,30237.0
High school (grades 9-12)32,47215.6
College or graduate school76,58036.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over440,987100.0
Less than 9th grade17,0113.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma54,60012.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)120,34827.3
Some college, no degree96,21721.8
Associate degree24,7535.6
Bachelor's degree87,62419.9
Graduate or professional degree40,4349.2
Percent high school graduate or higher83.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher29.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over563,755100.0
Never married215,72438.3
Now married, except separated235,57041.8
Separated12,2402.2
Widowed30,3025.4
Female
24,8564.4
Divorced69,91912.4
Female
41,0837.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years12,324100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren6,26350.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over539,416100.0
Civilian veterans58,63810.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years157,842100.0
With a disability14,4789.2
Population 21 to 64 years436,072100.0
With a disability78,62818.0
Percent employed
58.8(X)
No disability357,44482.0
Percent employed
81.6(X)
Population 65 years and over59,317100.0
With a disability25,79843.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over659,006100.0
Same house in 1995274,53941.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995361,78054.9
Same county
231,46535.1
Different county
130,31519.8
Same state
75,66511.5
Different state
54,6508.3
Elsewhere in 199522,6873.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population711,644100.0
Native663,93193.3
Born in United States
658,92992.6
State of residence
482,72967.8
Different state
176,20024.8
Born outside United States
5,0020.7
Foreign born47,7136.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
30,4094.3
Naturalized citizen
14,1972.0
Not a citizen
33,5164.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)47,713100.0
Europe7,01714.7
Asia22,35446.9
Africa9,53020.0
Oceania2160.5
Latin America7,37315.5
Northern America1,2232.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over659,006100.0
English only593,27590.0
Language other than English65,73110.0
Speak English less than 'very well
27,6414.2
Spanish
19,2752.9
Speak English less than "very well"
8,0461.2
Other Indo-European languages
18,6542.8
Speak English less than "very well"
5,6790.9
Asian and Pacific Island languages
17,2272.6
Speak English less than "very well"
8,9621.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population711,644100.0

Total ancestries reported

725,968102.0
Arab4,5120.6
Czech13,3570.5
Danish9380.1
Dutch9,8311.4
English55,9907.9
French (except Basque)113,6111.9
French Canadian12,0510.3
German137,76119.4
Greek2,7020.4
Hungarian5,8890.8
Irish183,44811.7
Italian35,2365.0
Lithuanian1,0280.1
Norwegian3,0270.4
Polish14,5102.0
Portuguese5490.1
Russian4,3330.6
Scotch-Irish9,6751.4
Scottish11,8191.7
Slovak2,4910.4
Subsaharan African15,9142.2
Swedish4,2540.6
Swiss2,6400.4
Ukrainian1,9550.3
United States or American51,4277.2
Welsh9,9691.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1,7260.2
Other ancestries235,32533.1
(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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