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Social Statistics for Dinwiddie County, Virginia

Dinwiddie county virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school5,586100.0
Nursery school, preschool3927.0
Kindergarten3626.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,94652.7
High school (grades 9-12)1,20021.5
College or graduate school68612.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over17,199100.0
Less than 9th grade2,33813.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,82916.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)6,52537.9
Some college, no degree2,90316.9
Associate degree7094.1
Bachelor's degree1,2957.5
Graduate or professional degree6003.5
Percent high school graduate or higher70.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over19,602100.0
Never married4,63123.6
Now married, except separated10,89355.6
Separated6753.4
Widowed1,4907.6
Female
1,2086.2
Divorced1,9139.8
Female
9735.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years761100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren25433.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over18,577100.0
Civilian veterans2,64914.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years5,241100.0
With a disability4729.0
Population 21 to 64 years14,013100.0
With a disability3,48424.9
Percent employed
55.4(X)
No disability10,52975.1
Percent employed
80.5(X)
Population 65 years and over2,953100.0
With a disability1,41848.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over23,233100.0
Same house in 199514,89064.1
Different house in the U.S. in 19958,26935.6
Same county
3,46914.9
Different county
4,80020.7
Same state
3,76016.2
Different state
1,0404.5
Elsewhere in 1995740.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population24,533100.0
Native24,19498.6
Born in United States
23,95997.7
State of residence
19,32478.8
Different state
4,63518.9
Born outside United States
2351.0
Foreign born3391.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1190.5
Naturalized citizen
1720.7
Not a citizen
1670.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)339100.0
Europe15345.1
Asia6218.3
Africa308.8
Oceania00.0
Latin America9126.8
Northern America30.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over23,233100.0
English only22,46396.7
Language other than English7703.3
Speak English less than 'very well
2951.3
Spanish
4121.8
Speak English less than "very well"
1790.8
Other Indo-European languages
2601.1
Speak English less than "very well"
790.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
520.2
Speak English less than "very well"
250.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population24,533100.0

Total ancestries reported

19,29178.6
Arab610.2
Czech1620.3
Danish290.1
Dutch1770.7
English2,0248.3
French (except Basque)13051.2
French Canadian1900.4
German1,3605.5
Greek280.1
Hungarian500.2
Irish11,2645.2
Italian4411.8
Lithuanian90.0
Norwegian60.0
Polish1800.7
Portuguese130.1
Russian310.1
Scotch-Irish4571.9
Scottish1990.8
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African1620.7
Swedish400.2
Swiss390.2
Ukrainian140.1
United States or American4,55318.6
Welsh1010.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)150.1
Other ancestries7,58130.9
(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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