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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataVirginia

Social Statistics

Virginia

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school7,398100.0
Nursery school, preschool89212.1
Kindergarten6448.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,45646.7
High school (grades 9-12)1,25216.9
College or graduate school1,15415.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over18,261100.0
Less than 9th grade7073.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,1616.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,51419.2
Some college, no degree4,04622.2
Associate degree1,2907.1
Bachelor's degree5,16128.3
Graduate or professional degree2,38213.0
Percent high school graduate or higher89.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher41.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over20,956100.0
Never married4,67222.3
Now married, except separated12,45059.4
Separated6363.0
Widowed9264.4
Female
7643.6
Divorced2,27210.8
Female
1,4136.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years448100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren22049.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over19,929100.0
Civilian veterans2,64613.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years6,141100.0
With a disability3776.1
Population 21 to 64 years17,451100.0
With a disability2,09412.0
Percent employed
78.6(X)
No disability15,35788.0
Percent employed
84.3(X)
Population 65 years and over1,361100.0
With a disability45633.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over25,520100.0
Same house in 19959,96439.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199514,62057.3
Same county
5,86423.0
Different county
8,75634.3
Same state
3,86515.1
Different state
4,89119.2
Elsewhere in 19959363.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population28,237100.0
Native25,79891.4
Born in United States
25,26989.5
State of residence
10,26536.4
Different state
15,00453.1
Born outside United States
5291.9
Foreign born2,4398.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,0623.8
Naturalized citizen
9223.3
Not a citizen
1,5175.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,439100.0
Europe59624.4
Asia72029.5
Africa873.6
Oceania210.9
Latin America91537.5
Northern America1004.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over25,520100.0
English only22,70589.0
Language other than English2,81511.0
Speak English less than 'very well
1,1824.6
Spanish
1,3695.4
Speak English less than "very well"
5832.3
Other Indo-European languages
8793.4
Speak English less than "very well"
2691.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
4501.8
Speak English less than "very well"
2821.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population28,237100.0

Total ancestries reported

31,937113.1
Arab1620.6
Czech12110.7
Danish1530.5
Dutch2560.9
English3,82413.5
French (except Basque)16332.2
French Canadian12170.8
German6,05721.5
Greek1210.4
Hungarian2110.7
Irish14,41915.6
Italian1,7776.3
Lithuanian1240.4
Norwegian3391.2
Polish1,0163.6
Portuguese550.2
Russian3641.3
Scotch-Irish5872.1
Scottish1,0243.6
Slovak1400.5
Subsaharan African1320.5
Swedish3651.3
Swiss1010.4
Ukrainian1350.5
United States or American2,0917.4
Welsh3441.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1170.4
Other ancestries6,96224.7
(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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