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Social Statistics

Falls Church, Falls church virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics,







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,683100.0
Nursery school, preschool2198.2
Kindergarten1485.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,11041.4
High school (grades 9-12)57021.2
College or graduate school63623.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over7,464100.0
Less than 9th grade1371.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1712.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)93812.6
Some college, no degree1,17215.7
Associate degree2883.9
Bachelor's degree2,23630.0
Graduate or professional degree2,52233.8
Percent high school graduate or higher95.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher63.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over8,394100.0
Never married2,29327.3
Now married, except separated4,40752.5
Separated2222.6
Widowed5947.1
Female
4755.7
Divorced87810.5
Female
5887.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years76100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren56.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over7,894100.0
Civilian veterans1,16414.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,953100.0
With a disability1809.2
Population 21 to 64 years6,481100.0
With a disability6279.7
Percent employed
68.6(X)
No disability5,85490.3
Percent employed
86.0(X)
Population 65 years and over1,209100.0
With a disability36430.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over9,751100.0
Same house in 19954,60147.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,41645.3
Same county
6106.3
Different county
3,80639.0
Same state
2,09821.5
Different state
1,70817.5
Elsewhere in 19957347.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population10,377100.0
Native8,71083.9
Born in United States
8,31980.2
State of residence
2,14120.6
Different state
6,17859.5
Born outside United States
3913.8
Foreign born1,66716.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
6956.7
Naturalized citizen
7066.8
Not a citizen
9619.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,667100.0
Europe35921.5
Asia63237.9
Africa1126.7
Oceania120.7
Latin America50630.4
Northern America462.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over9,751100.0
English only7,92981.3
Language other than English1,82218.7
Speak English less than 'very well
7147.3
Spanish
7167.3
Speak English less than "very well"
3864.0
Other Indo-European languages
6686.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1161.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
3783.9
Speak English less than "very well"
2042.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population10,377100.0

Total ancestries reported

13,049125.7
Arab670.6
Czech1700.7
Danish570.5
Dutch1541.5
English1,82517.6
French (except Basque)13753.6
French Canadian1800.8
German1,87418.1
Greek1091.1
Hungarian700.7
Irish11,99919.3
Italian7637.4
Lithuanian500.5
Norwegian1661.6
Polish3923.8
Portuguese380.4
Russian2432.3
Scotch-Irish3603.5
Scottish5955.7
Slovak570.5
Subsaharan African740.7
Swedish1411.4
Swiss480.5
Ukrainian550.5
United States or American3953.8
Welsh1641.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries2,82827.3
(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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