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Social Statistics

Dallam county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,650100.0
Nursery school, preschool1187.2
Kindergarten1519.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)86352.3
High school (grades 9-12)38023.0
College or graduate school1388.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over3,703100.0
Less than 9th grade47212.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma82322.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,18832.1
Some college, no degree73419.8
Associate degree1303.5
Bachelor's degree2506.8
Graduate or professional degree1062.9
Percent high school graduate or higher65.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher9.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over4,567100.0
Never married94920.8
Now married, except separated2,73159.8
Separated922.0
Widowed3207.0
Female
2315.1
Divorced47510.4
Female
2194.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years107100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren5652.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over4,230100.0
Civilian veterans54312.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,692100.0
With a disability1508.9
Population 21 to 64 years3,334100.0
With a disability74722.4
Percent employed
61.2(X)
No disability2,58777.6
Percent employed
76.0(X)
Population 65 years and over646100.0
With a disability31648.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over5,688100.0
Same house in 19953,05753.7
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,57845.3
Same county
1,13419.9
Different county
1,44425.4
Same state
81814.4
Different state
62611.0
Elsewhere in 1995530.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population6,222100.0
Native5,73392.1
Born in United States
5,69691.5
State of residence
3,50156.3
Different state
2,19535.3
Born outside United States
370.6
Foreign born4897.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2494.0
Naturalized citizen
1121.8
Not a citizen
3776.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)489100.0
Europe326.5
Asia00.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America45492.8
Northern America30.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over5,688100.0
English only4,57380.4
Language other than English1,11519.6
Speak English less than 'very well
3826.7
Spanish
1,08219.0
Speak English less than "very well"
3806.7
Other Indo-European languages
310.5
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
00.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population6,222100.0

Total ancestries reported

5,73492.2
Arab60.1
Czech120.0
Danish140.2
Dutch1502.4
English4316.9
French (except Basque)11061.7
French Canadian1110.2
German85613.8
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish15829.4
Italian260.4
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian190.3
Polish350.6
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish691.1
Scottish721.2
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish981.6
Swiss310.5
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American69111.1
Welsh90.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries2,52640.6
(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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