Home

Cite

Social Statistics

Hale county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school10,891100.0
Nursery school, preschool6986.4
Kindergarten6656.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,15547.3
High school (grades 9-12)2,64324.3
College or graduate school1,73015.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over21,498100.0
Less than 9th grade3,64016.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,69317.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)6,17528.7
Some college, no degree4,04818.8
Associate degree8574.0
Bachelor's degree2,0939.7
Graduate or professional degree9924.6
Percent high school graduate or higher65.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over27,381100.0
Never married5,90021.5
Now married, except separated16,62060.7
Separated6672.4
Widowed2,0387.4
Female
1,5865.8
Divorced2,1567.9
Female
1,2554.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,064100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren56553.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over25,535100.0
Civilian veterans2,3189.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years9,763100.0
With a disability6837.0
Population 21 to 64 years17,544100.0
With a disability3,75721.4
Percent employed
57.9(X)
No disability13,78778.6
Percent employed
76.2(X)
Population 65 years and over4,288100.0
With a disability1,74340.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over33,605100.0
Same house in 199517,12651.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199516,00547.6
Same county
9,50428.3
Different county
6,50119.3
Same state
5,33115.9
Different state
1,1703.5
Elsewhere in 19954741.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population36,602100.0
Native33,59891.8
Born in United States
33,46191.4
State of residence
28,77878.6
Different state
4,68312.8
Born outside United States
1370.4
Foreign born3,0048.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,0712.9
Naturalized citizen
1,0502.9
Not a citizen
1,9545.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)3,004100.0
Europe351.2
Asia1986.6
Africa130.4
Oceania00.0
Latin America2,72990.8
Northern America291.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over33,605100.0
English only20,39060.7
Language other than English13,21539.3
Speak English less than 'very well
4,71214.0
Spanish
12,89538.4
Speak English less than "very well"
4,62613.8
Other Indo-European languages
1730.5
Speak English less than "very well"
480.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1430.4
Speak English less than "very well"
380.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population36,602100.0

Total ancestries reported

30,28282.7
Arab60.0
Czech1810.2
Danish760.2
Dutch2430.7
English2,0035.5
French (except Basque)14151.1
French Canadian1670.2
German1,9585.3
Greek120.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish11,7714.8
Italian2300.6
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian720.2
Polish860.2
Portuguese70.0
Russian730.2
Scotch-Irish4671.3
Scottish2830.8
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African460.1
Swedish920.3
Swiss70.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American3,1158.5
Welsh1000.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)380.1
Other ancestries19,03452.0
(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


More census articles: