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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataWisconsin

Social Statistics

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school11,993100.0
Nursery school, preschool5924.9
Kindergarten9948.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,79039.9
High school (grades 9-12)2,55421.3
College or graduate school3,06325.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over33,616100.0
Less than 9th grade6582.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,5744.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)6,53319.4
Some college, no degree6,86420.4
Associate degree1,9795.9
Bachelor's degree10,25630.5
Graduate or professional degree5,75217.1
Percent high school graduate or higher93.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher47.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over38,220100.0
Never married9,76925.6
Now married, except separated21,54456.4
Separated2920.8
Widowed3,5649.3
Female
3,0458.0
Divorced3,0518.0
Female
1,9665.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years276100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren11742.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over36,252100.0
Civilian veterans4,43212.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years8,829100.0
With a disability3413.9
Population 21 to 64 years26,466100.0
With a disability2,6129.9
Percent employed
70.6(X)
No disability23,85490.1
Percent employed
86.1(X)
Population 65 years and over8,124100.0
With a disability2,66232.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over44,257100.0
Same house in 199525,92458.6
Different house in the U.S. in 199517,99140.7
Same county
11,56126.1
Different county
6,43014.5
Same state
3,3627.6
Different state
3,0686.9
Elsewhere in 19953420.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population47,271100.0
Native45,45996.2
Born in United States
45,19395.6
State of residence
35,05874.2
Different state
10,13521.4
Born outside United States
2660.6
Foreign born1,8123.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
6501.4
Naturalized citizen
9742.1
Not a citizen
8381.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,812100.0
Europe81745.1
Asia58432.2
Africa754.1
Oceania70.4
Latin America19310.7
Northern America1367.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over44,257100.0
English only41,42893.6
Language other than English2,8296.4
Speak English less than 'very well
6951.6
Spanish
7531.7
Speak English less than "very well"
1590.4
Other Indo-European languages
1,6813.8
Speak English less than "very well"
3700.8
Asian and Pacific Island languages
3060.7
Speak English less than "very well"
1420.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population47,271100.0

Total ancestries reported

63,019133.3
Arab820.2
Czech11,1672.5
Danish3970.8
Dutch9001.9
English3,8118.1
French (except Basque)11,7023.6
French Canadian14170.9
German23,39249.5
Greek3070.6
Hungarian4931.0
Irish18,00416.9
Italian2,6825.7
Lithuanian1950.4
Norwegian2,4755.2
Polish5,25311.1
Portuguese220.0
Russian2410.5
Scotch-Irish4400.9
Scottish7341.6
Slovak2850.6
Subsaharan African540.1
Swedish1,0702.3
Swiss4450.9
Ukrainian880.2
United States or American1,4453.1
Welsh4150.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)210.0
Other ancestries6,48213.7
(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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