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Social Statistics

Denton, Texas

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school31,440100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,0613.4
Kindergarten9443.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)7,34823.4
High school (grades 9-12)3,31710.6
College or graduate school18,77059.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over43,912100.0
Less than 9th grade3,5568.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,8318.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)8,82020.1
Some college, no degree9,85022.4
Associate degree2,2735.2
Bachelor's degree9,64022.0
Graduate or professional degree5,94213.5
Percent high school graduate or higher83.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher35.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over66,683100.0
Never married27,39741.1
Now married, except separated29,90344.8
Separated1,1101.7
Widowed2,8234.2
Female
2,3223.5
Divorced5,4508.2
Female
3,2764.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,085100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren67362.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over63,853100.0
Civilian veterans5,6258.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years19,441100.0
With a disability1,6388.4
Population 21 to 64 years47,965100.0
With a disability7,35115.3
Percent employed
66.2(X)
No disability40,61484.7
Percent employed
79.0(X)
Population 65 years and over5,755100.0
With a disability2,30940.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over75,726100.0
Same house in 199524,32732.1
Different house in the U.S. in 199547,40562.6
Same county
21,78528.8
Different county
25,62033.8
Same state
18,20824.0
Different state
7,4129.8
Elsewhere in 19953,9945.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population80,578100.0
Native71,55388.8
Born in United States
70,62887.7
State of residence
46,19957.3
Different state
24,42930.3
Born outside United States
9251.1
Foreign born9,02511.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
5,9177.3
Naturalized citizen
1,8962.4
Not a citizen
7,1298.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)9,025100.0
Europe4755.3
Asia2,24324.9
Africa2102.3
Oceania200.2
Latin America5,95466.0
Northern America1231.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over75,726100.0
English only61,64581.4
Language other than English14,08118.6
Speak English less than 'very well
6,9669.2
Spanish
10,50513.9
Speak English less than "very well"
5,5717.4
Other Indo-European languages
1,2581.7
Speak English less than "very well"
2150.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,9802.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1,0901.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population80,578100.0

Total ancestries reported

76,77795.3
Arab3360.4
Czech17380.9
Danish2310.3
Dutch9841.2
English7,5209.3
French (except Basque)12,4893.1
French Canadian13160.4
German10,28312.8
Greek1090.1
Hungarian1160.1
Irish17,8399.7
Italian2,0902.6
Lithuanian380.0
Norwegian8221.0
Polish1,0191.3
Portuguese1550.2
Russian1850.2
Scotch-Irish1,9552.4
Scottish2,1302.6
Slovak1240.2
Subsaharan African3790.5
Swedish7070.9
Swiss2020.3
Ukrainian590.1
United States or American6,7448.4
Welsh5120.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1440.2
Other ancestries28,55135.4
(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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