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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataOhio

Social Statistics

Lorain, Ohio,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school18,504100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,6038.7
Kindergarten1,4447.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)9,33850.5
High school (grades 9-12)3,69119.9
College or graduate school2,42813.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over43,036100.0
Less than 9th grade3,1087.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7,94118.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)16,36138.0
Some college, no degree8,72620.3
Associate degree2,6536.2
Bachelor's degree2,7766.5
Graduate or professional degree1,4713.4
Percent high school graduate or higher74.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher9.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over51,735100.0
Never married14,65128.3
Now married, except separated24,80647.9
Separated1,3162.5
Widowed4,3278.4
Female
3,5676.9
Divorced6,63512.8
Female
3,9347.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,687100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren77646.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over49,089100.0
Civilian veterans7,50815.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years16,893100.0
With a disability1,84010.9
Population 21 to 64 years36,688100.0
With a disability8,00021.8
Percent employed
51.8(X)
No disability28,68878.2
Percent employed
75.4(X)
Population 65 years and over9,167100.0
With a disability3,77241.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over63,288100.0
Same house in 199534,94855.2
Different house in the U.S. in 199527,19943.0
Same county
21,60634.1
Different county
5,5938.8
Same state
3,1014.9
Different state
2,4923.9
Elsewhere in 19951,1411.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population68,655100.0
Native66,15096.4
Born in United States
62,17390.6
State of residence
49,19571.7
Different state
12,97818.9
Born outside United States
3,9775.8
Foreign born2,5053.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
8271.2
Naturalized citizen
1,3912.0
Not a citizen
1,1141.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,505100.0
Europe1,11644.6
Asia32212.9
Africa311.2
Oceania60.2
Latin America95638.2
Northern America743.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over63,288100.0
English only51,73081.7
Language other than English11,55818.3
Speak English less than 'very well
4,4017.0
Spanish
9,11314.4
Speak English less than "very well"
3,6605.8
Other Indo-European languages
1,8182.9
Speak English less than "very well"
5880.9
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2300.4
Speak English less than "very well"
530.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population68,655100.0

Total ancestries reported

76,526111.5
Arab1920.3
Czech14010.6
Danish380.1
Dutch7211.1
English4,1746.1
French (except Basque)11,0541.5
French Canadian11810.3
German10,99316.0
Greek4120.6
Hungarian3,0784.5
Irish17,58111.0
Italian4,5956.7
Lithuanian960.1
Norwegian1570.2
Polish5,3867.8
Portuguese190.0
Russian5870.9
Scotch-Irish7231.1
Scottish8291.2
Slovak2,6183.8
Subsaharan African3310.5
Swedish3140.5
Swiss1470.2
Ukrainian4400.6
United States or American2,9254.3
Welsh4440.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)960.1
Other ancestries27,99440.8
(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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