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Social Statistics for Delaware County, New York

Delaware county new york dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school11,874100.0
Nursery school, preschool6025.1
Kindergarten5214.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,38145.3
High school (grades 9-12)2,98225.1
College or graduate school2,38820.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over33,070100.0
Less than 9th grade1,8855.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4,77614.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)12,35337.4
Some college, no degree5,60016.9
Associate degree2,9568.9
Bachelor's degree3,1399.5
Graduate or professional degree2,3617.1
Percent high school graduate or higher79.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over39,196100.0
Never married9,63924.6
Now married, except separated21,75455.5
Separated1,1062.8
Widowed3,3978.7
Female
2,7337.0
Divorced3,3008.4
Female
1,6724.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years467100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren20744.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over36,970100.0
Civilian veterans5,54315.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years10,681100.0
With a disability1,06810.0
Population 21 to 64 years25,827100.0
With a disability5,73822.2
Percent employed
51.3(X)
No disability20,08977.8
Percent employed
77.3(X)
Population 65 years and over8,302100.0
With a disability3,22138.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over45,612100.0
Same house in 199529,67765.1
Different house in the U.S. in 199515,73834.5
Same county
7,84417.2
Different county
7,89417.3
Same state
5,76012.6
Different state
2,1344.7
Elsewhere in 19951970.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population48,055100.0
Native46,40796.6
Born in United States
46,17596.1
State of residence
38,93681.0
Different state
7,23915.1
Born outside United States
2320.5
Foreign born1,6483.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2790.6
Naturalized citizen
1,1112.3
Not a citizen
5371.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,648100.0
Europe1,11567.7
Asia23914.5
Africa110.7
Oceania30.2
Latin America20012.1
Northern America804.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over45,612100.0
English only42,86094.0
Language other than English2,7526.0
Speak English less than 'very well
7921.7
Spanish
9032.0
Speak English less than "very well"
2460.5
Other Indo-European languages
1,6343.6
Speak English less than "very well"
4511.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1640.4
Speak English less than "very well"
800.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population48,055100.0

Total ancestries reported

52,177108.6
Arab850.2
Czech12730.6
Danish2920.6
Dutch2,4675.1
English6,83514.2
French (except Basque)11,6183.4
French Canadian14410.9
German9,57819.9
Greek1850.4
Hungarian2980.6
Irish17,81416.3
Italian5,20810.8
Lithuanian1720.4
Norwegian6371.3
Polish2,0764.3
Portuguese660.1
Russian3920.8
Scotch-Irish9341.9
Scottish2,0994.4
Slovak1230.3
Subsaharan African250.1
Swedish6341.3
Swiss2390.5
Ukrainian1680.3
United States or American4,0058.3
Welsh4701.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)870.2
Other ancestries4,95610.3
(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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