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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataTexas

Social Statistics

Wichita Falls, Texas

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school28,422100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,8686.6
Kindergarten1,6415.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)11,21539.5
High school (grades 9-12)5,91120.8
College or graduate school7,78727.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over62,652100.0
Less than 9th grade4,6747.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma8,06312.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)17,47927.9
Some college, no degree15,27624.4
Associate degree3,6985.9
Bachelor's degree9,63715.4
Graduate or professional degree3,8256.1
Percent high school graduate or higher79.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher21.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over82,537100.0
Never married20,02624.3
Now married, except separated46,35956.2
Separated1,6882.0
Widowed5,4416.6
Female
4,4945.4
Divorced9,02310.9
Female
5,0276.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,857100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,03655.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over70,779100.0
Civilian veterans11,78816.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years22,318100.0
With a disability2,0219.1
Population 21 to 64 years49,217100.0
With a disability9,46919.2
Percent employed
54.7(X)
No disability39,74880.8
Percent employed
77.2(X)
Population 65 years and over11,961100.0
With a disability5,57546.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over96,586100.0
Same house in 199541,38842.9
Different house in the U.S. in 199552,46854.3
Same county
25,53526.4
Different county
26,93327.9
Same state
12,03812.5
Different state
14,89515.4
Elsewhere in 19952,7302.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population103,921100.0
Native97,67794.0
Born in United States
95,45791.9
State of residence
59,86357.6
Different state
35,59434.3
Born outside United States
2,2202.1
Foreign born6,2446.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2,6022.5
Naturalized citizen
2,6672.6
Not a citizen
3,5773.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)6,244100.0
Europe1,15018.4
Asia1,82429.2
Africa340.5
Oceania450.7
Latin America3,10349.7
Northern America881.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over96,586100.0
English only82,99685.9
Language other than English13,59014.1
Speak English less than 'very well
4,7704.9
Spanish
9,5999.9
Speak English less than "very well"
3,2263.3
Other Indo-European languages
1,8241.9
Speak English less than "very well"
4660.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2,0362.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1,0541.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population103,921100.0

Total ancestries reported

92,47289.0
Arab2300.2
Czech16070.6
Danish2680.3
Dutch1,5541.5
English7,9927.7
French (except Basque)12,5322.4
French Canadian14010.4
German13,07412.6
Greek1740.2
Hungarian2810.3
Irish19,8319.5
Italian2,1182.0
Lithuanian270.0
Norwegian8730.8
Polish1,0911.0
Portuguese1310.1
Russian2650.3
Scotch-Irish2,0101.9
Scottish1,6581.6
Slovak420.0
Subsaharan African3600.3
Swedish6470.6
Swiss1780.2
Ukrainian470.0
United States or American9,8449.5
Welsh4000.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)4820.5
Other ancestries35,35534.0
(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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