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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataTexas

Social Statistics

Austin, Texas,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school192,181100.0
Nursery school, preschool11,1395.8
Kindergarten9,2804.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)63,04332.8
High school (grades 9-12)28,09614.6
College or graduate school80,62342.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over401,137100.0
Less than 9th grade33,2008.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma33,3118.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)68,31617.0
Some college, no degree84,48621.1
Associate degree19,8875.0
Bachelor's degree103,11125.7
Graduate or professional degree58,82614.7
Percent high school graduate or higher83.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher40.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over530,599100.0
Never married208,82139.4
Now married, except separated232,96243.9
Separated10,7692.0
Widowed19,5313.7
Female
16,1523.0
Divorced58,51611.0
Female
33,7466.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years11,697100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren5,10543.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over508,303100.0
Civilian veterans46,7629.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years142,526100.0
With a disability11,7638.3
Population 21 to 64 years418,130100.0
With a disability63,93515.3
Percent employed
66.5(X)
No disability354,19584.7
Percent employed
80.1(X)
Population 65 years and over41,741100.0
With a disability17,84042.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over609,773100.0
Same house in 1995219,52136.0
Different house in the U.S. in 1995349,52257.3
Same county
180,50929.6
Different county
169,01327.7
Same state
107,42517.6
Different state
61,58810.1
Elsewhere in 199540,7306.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population656,302100.0
Native547,29683.4
Born in United States
537,33681.9
State of residence
360,60454.9
Different state
176,73226.9
Born outside United States
9,9601.5
Foreign born109,00616.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
66,01810.1
Naturalized citizen
26,7474.1
Not a citizen
82,25912.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)109,006100.0
Europe7,4746.9
Asia25,03623.0
Africa2,2632.1
Oceania2980.3
Latin America72,09766.1
Northern America1,8381.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over609,773100.0
English only419,88468.9
Language other than English189,88931.1
Speak English less than 'very well
84,82113.9
Spanish
149,12324.5
Speak English less than "very well"
71,09911.7
Other Indo-European languages
16,5342.7
Speak English less than "very well"
3,7490.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
20,9553.4
Speak English less than "very well"
9,0271.5
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population656,302100.0

Total ancestries reported

677,341103.2
Arab3,1770.5
Czech17,9031.2
Danish2,5900.4
Dutch6,5911.0
English57,4438.8
French (except Basque)117,6072.7
French Canadian13,4220.5
German84,35012.9
Greek1,4370.2
Hungarian1,7410.3
Irish155,4468.4
Italian16,1852.5
Lithuanian7910.1
Norwegian5,5440.8
Polish9,4661.4
Portuguese8720.1
Russian4,1680.6
Scotch-Irish16,0242.4
Scottish15,3822.3
Slovak6450.1
Subsaharan African4,6830.7
Swedish7,5531.2
Swiss1,6330.2
Ukrainian8540.1
United States or American28,0524.3
Welsh4,2610.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1,2410.2
Other ancestries318,28048.5
(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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