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Social Statistics

Odessa, Texas,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school27,037100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,9197.1
Kindergarten1,5525.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)12,28245.4
High school (grades 9-12)6,65424.6
College or graduate school4,63017.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over54,240100.0
Less than 9th grade7,45513.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma8,43515.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)14,06625.9
Some college, no degree13,22424.4
Associate degree3,1135.7
Bachelor's degree5,67510.5
Graduate or professional degree2,2724.2
Percent high school graduate or higher70.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over68,706100.0
Never married15,66022.8
Now married, except separated38,52556.1
Separated1,7652.6
Widowed4,8097.0
Female
4,0685.9
Divorced7,94711.6
Female
4,6856.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,459100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,48960.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over63,894100.0
Civilian veterans7,20211.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years24,371100.0
With a disability1,6516.8
Population 21 to 64 years47,781100.0
With a disability8,86918.6
Percent employed
49.1(X)
No disability38,91281.4
Percent employed
73.2(X)
Population 65 years and over9,942100.0
With a disability4,29243.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over83,665100.0
Same house in 199545,66954.6
Different house in the U.S. in 199536,88144.1
Same county
25,36830.3
Different county
11,51313.8
Same state
8,1329.7
Different state
3,3814.0
Elsewhere in 19951,1151.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population91,053100.0
Native82,10390.2
Born in United States
81,41489.4
State of residence
65,38671.8
Different state
16,02817.6
Born outside United States
6890.8
Foreign born8,9509.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2,3102.5
Naturalized citizen
3,5433.9
Not a citizen
5,4075.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)8,950100.0
Europe1501.7
Asia6237.0
Africa340.4
Oceania60.1
Latin America8,07790.2
Northern America600.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over83,665100.0
English only53,52764.0
Language other than English30,13836.0
Speak English less than 'very well
10,71512.8
Spanish
29,16934.9
Speak English less than "very well"
10,43512.5
Other Indo-European languages
3910.5
Speak English less than "very well"
930.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
4720.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1510.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population91,053100.0

Total ancestries reported

79,97187.8
Arab690.1
Czech11670.2
Danish920.1
Dutch9431.0
English6,5667.2
French (except Basque)11,6501.8
French Canadian11070.1
German6,0466.6
Greek560.1
Hungarian660.1
Irish15,9666.6
Italian7300.8
Lithuanian110.0
Norwegian3820.4
Polish2920.3
Portuguese380.0
Russian430.0
Scotch-Irish1,3731.5
Scottish1,0661.2
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African2370.3
Swedish3360.4
Swiss1270.1
Ukrainian340.0
United States or American6,5817.2
Welsh3770.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2380.3
Other ancestries46,37850.9
(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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