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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataPennsylvania

Social Statistics

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school98,878100.0
Nursery school, preschool4,8244.9
Kindergarten3,4373.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)30,85731.2
High school (grades 9-12)15,74015.9
College or graduate school44,02044.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over218,813100.0
Less than 9th grade10,0464.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma30,93614.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)71,65732.7
Some college, no degree35,49716.2
Associate degree13,4106.1
Bachelor's degree29,93613.7
Graduate or professional degree27,33112.5
Percent high school graduate or higher81.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher26.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over278,988100.0
Never married112,44340.3
Now married, except separated106,90538.3
Separated7,4882.7
Widowed26,7329.6
Female
21,5037.7
Divorced25,4209.1
Female
15,2615.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years5,999100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2,69945.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over267,944100.0
Civilian veterans33,55912.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years70,862100.0
With a disability5,7638.1
Population 21 to 64 years185,364100.0
With a disability36,75819.8
Percent employed
49.5(X)
No disability148,60680.2
Percent employed
73.9(X)
Population 65 years and over52,140100.0
With a disability22,95644.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over316,760100.0
Same house in 1995179,95756.8
Different house in the U.S. in 1995128,21340.5
Same county
87,13727.5
Different county
41,07613.0
Same state
18,7345.9
Different state
22,3427.1
Elsewhere in 19958,5902.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population334,563100.0
Native315,68994.4
Born in United States
313,56793.7
State of residence
261,31878.1
Different state
52,24915.6
Born outside United States
2,1220.6
Foreign born18,8745.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
10,5083.1
Naturalized citizen
7,3852.2
Not a citizen
11,4893.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)18,874100.0
Europe7,41339.3
Asia7,93842.1
Africa9054.8
Oceania1550.8
Latin America1,89310.0
Northern America5703.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over316,760100.0
English only287,64190.8
Language other than English29,1199.2
Speak English less than 'very well
10,0423.2
Spanish
6,0191.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1,8630.6
Other Indo-European languages
14,7274.6
Speak English less than "very well"
4,6261.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
6,0621.9
Speak English less than "very well"
3,0050.9
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population334,563100.0

Total ancestries reported

371,332111.0
Arab2,3740.7
Czech12,0760.6
Danish2080.1
Dutch1,5100.5
English15,3524.6
French (except Basque)14,7851.4
French Canadian16270.2
German65,97619.7
Greek1,8330.5
Hungarian3,9611.2
Irish152,92415.8
Italian39,63211.8
Lithuanian2,4130.7
Norwegian7550.2
Polish28,1788.4
Portuguese1620.0
Russian6,6972.0
Scotch-Irish4,3631.3
Scottish4,1891.3
Slovak6,5662.0
Subsaharan African4,3381.3
Swedish1,9440.6
Swiss5950.2
Ukrainian3,0670.9
United States or American7,3982.2
Welsh2,8160.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)7090.2
Other ancestries105,88431.6
(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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