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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataTexas

Social Statistics

Fort Worth, Texas

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school144,616100.0
Nursery school, preschool9,7176.7
Kindergarten8,9016.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)67,90247.0
High school (grades 9-12)29,76520.6
College or graduate school28,33119.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over324,605100.0
Less than 9th grade40,55112.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma47,58814.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)78,27924.1
Some college, no degree70,48321.7
Associate degree15,3914.7
Bachelor's degree48,62515.0
Graduate or professional degree23,6887.3
Percent high school graduate or higher72.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher22.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over407,165100.0
Never married115,85928.5
Now married, except separated207,03250.8
Separated12,5443.1
Widowed23,8465.9
Female
19,8984.9
Divorced47,88411.8
Female
28,1066.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years15,071100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren7,57450.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over383,038100.0
Civilian veterans42,72711.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years130,739100.0
With a disability11,5138.8
Population 21 to 64 years300,487100.0
With a disability67,49122.5
Percent employed
59.6(X)
No disability232,99677.5
Percent employed
74.8(X)
Population 65 years and over48,031100.0
With a disability21,59345.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over490,219100.0
Same house in 1995219,36344.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995247,41650.5
Same county
161,64233.0
Different county
85,77417.5
Same state
48,6969.9
Different state
37,0787.6
Elsewhere in 199523,4404.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population535,420100.0
Native448,30083.7
Born in United States
443,25482.8
State of residence
325,36260.8
Different state
117,89222.0
Born outside United States
5,0460.9
Foreign born87,12016.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
45,9858.6
Naturalized citizen
23,7134.4
Not a citizen
63,40711.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)87,120100.0
Europe4,2074.8
Asia11,61013.3
Africa1,1991.4
Oceania2840.3
Latin America69,07479.3
Northern America7460.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over490,219100.0
English only347,72170.9
Language other than English142,49829.1
Speak English less than 'very well
74,68915.2
Spanish
122,67825.0
Speak English less than "very well"
65,81313.4
Other Indo-European languages
7,5431.5
Speak English less than "very well"
2,6310.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
10,3692.1
Speak English less than "very well"
5,5621.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population535,420100.0

Total ancestries reported

491,64991.8
Arab1,4750.3
Czech12,2030.4
Danish9840.2
Dutch5,2311.0
English34,7476.5
French (except Basque)19,7411.8
French Canadian11,4460.3
German39,4037.4
Greek5900.1
Hungarian4590.1
Irish133,3186.2
Italian7,6071.4
Lithuanian4000.1
Norwegian3,0500.6
Polish4,3680.8
Portuguese4810.1
Russian1,3740.3
Scotch-Irish8,6541.6
Scottish7,9231.5
Slovak1700.0
Subsaharan African4,4170.8
Swedish2,9710.6
Swiss5280.1
Ukrainian3170.1
United States or American34,6806.5
Welsh2,0610.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1,0800.2
Other ancestries281,97152.7
(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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