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Social Statistics

Lancaster, Texas,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school7,959100.0
Nursery school, preschool7048.8
Kindergarten3224.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,87548.7
High school (grades 9-12)1,71321.5
College or graduate school1,34516.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over15,741100.0
Less than 9th grade9906.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,05813.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,27927.2
Some college, no degree4,34827.6
Associate degree1,0896.9
Bachelor's degree2,07413.2
Graduate or professional degree9035.7
Percent high school graduate or higher80.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher18.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over19,300100.0
Never married4,88425.3
Now married, except separated10,25453.1
Separated5432.8
Widowed1,1405.9
Female
9494.9
Divorced2,47912.8
Female
1,5358.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years778100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren51466.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over18,030100.0
Civilian veterans2,45813.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years6,810100.0
With a disability3565.2
Population 21 to 64 years14,693100.0
With a disability2,92119.9
Percent employed
61.1(X)
No disability11,77280.1
Percent employed
78.3(X)
Population 65 years and over1,892100.0
With a disability95750.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over23,910100.0
Same house in 199512,50352.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199511,18846.8
Same county
7,86832.9
Different county
3,32013.9
Same state
2,1479.0
Different state
1,1734.9
Elsewhere in 19952190.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population25,893100.0
Native24,55794.8
Born in United States
24,45594.4
State of residence
19,00973.4
Different state
5,44621.0
Born outside United States
1020.4
Foreign born1,3365.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
5272.0
Naturalized citizen
3781.5
Not a citizen
9583.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,336100.0
Europe765.7
Asia1309.7
Africa60.4
Oceania00.0
Latin America1,11583.5
Northern America90.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over23,910100.0
English only20,88587.3
Language other than English3,02512.7
Speak English less than 'very well
1,1834.9
Spanish
2,69111.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1,0854.5
Other Indo-European languages
1420.6
Speak English less than "very well"
200.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
930.4
Speak English less than "very well"
550.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population25,893100.0

Total ancestries reported

23,60691.2
Arab910.4
Czech11850.7
Danish70.0
Dutch2891.1
English1,2014.6
French (except Basque)13691.4
French Canadian1360.1
German1,3025.0
Greek00.0
Hungarian60.0
Irish11,2004.6
Italian1470.6
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian430.2
Polish1040.4
Portuguese250.1
Russian180.1
Scotch-Irish2621.0
Scottish2471.0
Slovak240.1
Subsaharan African4451.7
Swedish490.2
Swiss180.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,3135.1
Welsh840.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)120.0
Other ancestries16,12962.3
(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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