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Social Statistics

Garland, Texas,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school61,241100.0
Nursery school, preschool3,9386.4
Kindergarten3,5345.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)29,77648.6
High school (grades 9-12)13,89722.7
College or graduate school10,09616.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over131,291100.0
Less than 9th grade13,43510.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma15,03111.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)33,92525.8
Some college, no degree31,84624.3
Associate degree8,4656.4
Bachelor's degree20,85115.9
Graduate or professional degree7,7385.9
Percent high school graduate or higher78.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher21.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over162,109100.0
Never married40,73025.1
Now married, except separated93,30357.6
Separated4,0062.5
Widowed7,0684.4
Female
5,9163.6
Divorced17,00210.5
Female
10,5016.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years5,806100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2,32440.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over151,606100.0
Civilian veterans16,16710.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years55,980100.0
With a disability4,3857.8
Population 21 to 64 years126,670100.0
With a disability25,09319.8
Percent employed
66.2(X)
No disability101,57780.2
Percent employed
78.2(X)
Population 65 years and over15,016100.0
With a disability6,46243.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over198,373100.0
Same house in 199597,76149.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199590,31745.5
Same county
61,71831.1
Different county
28,59914.4
Same state
15,6937.9
Different state
12,9066.5
Elsewhere in 199510,2955.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population215,991100.0
Native172,40379.8
Born in United States
170,74579.1
State of residence
116,99254.2
Different state
53,75324.9
Born outside United States
1,6580.8
Foreign born43,58820.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
22,39110.4
Naturalized citizen
12,3395.7
Not a citizen
31,24914.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)43,588100.0
Europe1,5133.5
Asia12,31828.3
Africa1,4043.2
Oceania310.1
Latin America28,00164.2
Northern America3210.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over198,373100.0
English only134,98668.0
Language other than English63,38732.0
Speak English less than 'very well
34,36717.3
Spanish
45,45122.9
Speak English less than "very well"
25,66912.9
Other Indo-European languages
5,0622.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1,3510.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
11,1235.6
Speak English less than "very well"
6,9493.5
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population215,991100.0

Total ancestries reported

201,41593.3
Arab6580.3
Czech11,2310.6
Danish3020.1
Dutch2,0140.9
English15,8297.3
French (except Basque)14,3422.0
French Canadian16680.3
German19,6669.1
Greek2810.1
Hungarian2900.1
Irish116,1867.5
Italian3,6091.7
Lithuanian880.0
Norwegian1,2580.6
Polish1,7720.8
Portuguese1900.1
Russian5330.2
Scotch-Irish3,4551.6
Scottish3,4601.6
Slovak1270.1
Subsaharan African2,4971.2
Swedish1,1190.5
Swiss2630.1
Ukrainian1520.1
United States or American17,5648.1
Welsh9590.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)5460.3
Other ancestries102,35647.4
(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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