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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataVirginia

Social Statistics

Virginia

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school26,788100.0
Nursery school, preschool3101.2
Kindergarten2010.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,6676.2
High school (grades 9-12)7152.7
College or graduate school23,89589.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over12,863100.0
Less than 9th grade3682.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5444.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,37310.7
Some college, no degree1,70813.3
Associate degree6154.8
Bachelor's degree3,25125.3
Graduate or professional degree5,00438.9
Percent high school graduate or higher92.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher64.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over36,149100.0
Never married24,00066.4
Now married, except separated9,80027.1
Separated3060.8
Widowed8412.3
Female
7052.0
Divorced1,2023.3
Female
6371.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years71100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1318.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over35,503100.0
Civilian veterans1,5754.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years14,526100.0
With a disability9616.6
Population 21 to 64 years21,549100.0
With a disability1,7848.3
Percent employed
55.5(X)
No disability19,76591.7
Percent employed
62.0(X)
Population 65 years and over1,858100.0
With a disability59532.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over38,179100.0
Same house in 19957,70420.2
Different house in the U.S. in 199527,98073.3
Same county
4,59512.0
Different county
23,38561.3
Same state
15,33640.2
Different state
8,04921.1
Elsewhere in 19952,4956.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population39,393100.0
Native35,14089.2
Born in United States
34,35987.2
State of residence
16,89942.9
Different state
17,46044.3
Born outside United States
7812.0
Foreign born4,25310.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3,1468.0
Naturalized citizen
1,0062.6
Not a citizen
3,2478.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)4,253100.0
Europe81019.0
Asia2,52259.3
Africa2926.9
Oceania260.6
Latin America46210.9
Northern America1413.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over38,179100.0
English only33,13686.8
Language other than English5,04313.2
Speak English less than 'very well
1,6544.3
Spanish
1,0672.8
Speak English less than "very well"
3140.8
Other Indo-European languages
1,6544.3
Speak English less than "very well"
3631.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,8514.8
Speak English less than "very well"
8982.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population39,393100.0

Total ancestries reported

43,123109.5
Arab4481.1
Czech12710.7
Danish1610.4
Dutch5371.4
English5,05212.8
French (except Basque)19372.4
French Canadian12340.6
German7,74419.7
Greek2170.6
Hungarian2650.7
Irish15,34413.6
Italian2,7006.9
Lithuanian1230.3
Norwegian4661.2
Polish1,1863.0
Portuguese580.1
Russian4531.1
Scotch-Irish1,5223.9
Scottish1,6494.2
Slovak1440.4
Subsaharan African2920.7
Swedish5401.4
Swiss1230.3
Ukrainian1860.5
United States or American2,1345.4
Welsh4221.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)800.2
Other ancestries9,83525.0
(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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