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Social Statistics

Socorro, Texas,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school10,024100.0
Nursery school, preschool4794.8
Kindergarten6386.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,81148.0
High school (grades 9-12)2,63126.2
College or graduate school1,46514.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over14,470100.0
Less than 9th grade5,42937.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,60618.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,21222.2
Some college, no degree2,10514.5
Associate degree5023.5
Bachelor's degree3732.6
Graduate or professional degree2431.7
Percent high school graduate or higher44.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher4.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over19,419100.0
Never married5,65429.1
Now married, except separated11,28558.1
Separated5472.8
Widowed7453.8
Female
6503.3
Divorced1,1886.1
Female
7633.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,710100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren50129.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over17,687100.0
Civilian veterans8044.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years9,132100.0
With a disability5846.4
Population 21 to 64 years14,305100.0
With a disability3,62325.3
Percent employed
45.1(X)
No disability10,68274.7
Percent employed
56.5(X)
Population 65 years and over1,752100.0
With a disability92152.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over25,210100.0
Same house in 199518,60873.8
Different house in the U.S. in 19955,46521.7
Same county
4,83419.2
Different county
6312.5
Same state
1450.6
Different state
4861.9
Elsewhere in 19951,1374.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population27,840100.0
Native17,56863.1
Born in United States
17,26762.0
State of residence
15,40355.3
Different state
1,8646.7
Born outside United States
3011.1
Foreign born10,27236.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2,5569.2
Naturalized citizen
4,50616.2
Not a citizen
5,76620.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)10,272100.0
Europe220.2
Asia440.4
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America10,20699.4
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over25,210100.0
English only2,0518.1
Language other than English23,15991.9
Speak English less than 'very well
12,23448.5
Spanish
23,09991.6
Speak English less than "very well"
12,20848.4
Other Indo-European languages
300.1
Speak English less than "very well"
50.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
230.1
Speak English less than "very well"
140.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population27,840100.0

Total ancestries reported

26,10793.8
Arab00.0
Czech100.0
Danish00.0
Dutch00.0
English520.2
French (except Basque)1490.2
French Canadian170.0
German1200.4
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish1870.3
Italian750.3
Lithuanian70.0
Norwegian00.0
Polish70.0
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish00.0
Scottish100.0
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African90.0
Swedish00.0
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American6182.2
Welsh180.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)160.1
Other ancestries25,03289.9
(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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