Social Statistics

Gillespie county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,229100.0
Nursery school, preschool3588.5
Kindergarten1864.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,18451.6
High school (grades 9-12)1,10426.1
College or graduate school3979.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over15,255100.0
Less than 9th grade1,56610.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,4779.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,48829.4
Some college, no degree3,58323.5
Associate degree6514.3
Bachelor's degree2,30015.1
Graduate or professional degree1,1907.8
Percent high school graduate or higher80.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher22.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over17,243100.0
Never married2,46514.3
Now married, except separated11,35465.8
Separated2151.2
Widowed1,72410.0
Female
1,4268.3
Divorced1,4858.6
Female
8575.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years306100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren16353.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over16,354100.0
Civilian veterans2,93918.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,952100.0
With a disability3559.0
Population 21 to 64 years10,560100.0
With a disability2,24421.3
Percent employed
63.7(X)
No disability8,31678.8
Percent employed
76.1(X)
Population 65 years and over4,772100.0
With a disability1,91940.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over19,783100.0
Same house in 199511,88560.1
Different house in the U.S. in 19957,69938.9
Same county
3,01215.2
Different county
4,68723.7
Same state
3,70518.7
Different state
9825.0
Elsewhere in 19951991.0
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population20,814100.0
Native19,35193.0
Born in United States
19,20992.3
State of residence
14,95471.8
Different state
4,25520.4
Born outside United States
1420.7
Foreign born1,4637.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4542.2
Naturalized citizen
4732.3
Not a citizen
9904.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,463100.0
Europe20514.0
Asia503.4
Africa70.5
Oceania00.0
Latin America1,17880.5
Northern America231.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over19,783100.0
English only14,54973.5
Language other than English5,23426.5
Speak English less than 'very well
1,7298.7
Spanish
2,86714.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1,2976.6
Other Indo-European languages
2,32011.7
Speak English less than "very well"
4052.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
400.2
Speak English less than "very well"
200.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population20,814100.0

Total ancestries reported

20,33997.7
Arab00.0
Czech12191.1
Danish920.4
Dutch2181.0
English2,29811.0
French (except Basque)15922.8
French Canadian1780.4
German7,54436.2
Greek160.1
Hungarian290.1
Irish11,5177.3
Italian1710.8
Lithuanian240.1
Norwegian1920.9
Polish3481.7
Portuguese250.1
Russian270.1
Scotch-Irish5732.8
Scottish5172.5
Slovak150.1
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish1350.6
Swiss690.3
Ukrainian60.0
United States or American1,5507.4
Welsh1200.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries3,96419.0
(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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