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Social Statistics for Ellis County, Texas

Ellis county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school32,112100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,0116.3
Kindergarten1,7735.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)15,96149.7
High school (grades 9-12)7,56823.6
College or graduate school4,79914.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over67,470100.0
Less than 9th grade5,6878.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma9,29413.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)20,75330.8
Some college, no degree16,61624.6
Associate degree3,5745.3
Bachelor's degree8,39712.4
Graduate or professional degree3,1494.7
Percent high school graduate or higher77.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher17.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over83,606100.0
Never married17,29020.7
Now married, except separated52,60862.9
Separated1,5471.9
Widowed4,5905.5
Female
3,8234.6
Divorced7,5719.1
Female
4,0504.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,996100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,43047.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over77,823100.0
Civilian veterans9,64412.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years30,054100.0
With a disability2,0166.7
Population 21 to 64 years62,269100.0
With a disability11,73518.8
Percent employed
65.8(X)
No disability50,53481.2
Percent employed
79.1(X)
Population 65 years and over9,652100.0
With a disability4,37345.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over102,901100.0
Same house in 199552,41150.9
Different house in the U.S. in 199548,42647.1
Same county
21,50720.9
Different county
26,91926.2
Same state
21,46720.9
Different state
5,4525.3
Elsewhere in 19952,0642.0
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population111,360100.0
Native103,45392.9
Born in United States
102,72992.2
State of residence
79,83471.7
Different state
22,89520.6
Born outside United States
7240.7
Foreign born7,9077.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4,1933.8
Naturalized citizen
2,0311.8
Not a citizen
5,8765.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)7,907100.0
Europe4145.2
Asia3524.5
Africa901.1
Oceania160.2
Latin America6,92287.5
Northern America1131.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over102,901100.0
English only85,64783.2
Language other than English17,25416.8
Speak English less than 'very well
7,3677.2
Spanish
15,71415.3
Speak English less than "very well"
6,9986.8
Other Indo-European languages
1,1581.1
Speak English less than "very well"
2650.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2320.2
Speak English less than "very well"
830.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population111,360100.0

Total ancestries reported

97,41587.5
Arab1370.1
Czech13,2602.9
Danish2000.2
Dutch1,2671.1
English9,0458.1
French (except Basque)12,3962.2
French Canadian14040.4
German10,8149.7
Greek450.0
Hungarian2120.2
Irish110,0859.1
Italian1,5871.4
Lithuanian150.0
Norwegian6920.6
Polish9670.9
Portuguese830.1
Russian850.1
Scotch-Irish1,9061.7
Scottish1,7761.6
Slovak420.0
Subsaharan African4830.4
Swedish6810.6
Swiss1560.1
Ukrainian660.1
United States or American13,05311.7
Welsh3760.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)910.1
Other ancestries37,49133.7
(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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