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Social Statistics for Hanover County, Virginia

Hanover county virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school23,954100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,1178.8
Kindergarten1,3495.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)10,87845.4
High school (grades 9-12)5,30922.2
College or graduate school4,30118.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over56,892100.0
Less than 9th grade2,2473.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5,3709.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)16,40128.8
Some college, no degree13,44123.6
Associate degree3,1095.5
Bachelor's degree11,24519.8
Graduate or professional degree5,0798.9
Percent high school graduate or higher86.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher28.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over67,002100.0
Never married13,25319.8
Now married, except separated43,31064.6
Separated1,1811.8
Widowed3,6885.5
Female
2,9764.4
Divorced5,5708.3
Female
3,2714.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,367100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren55140.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over62,861100.0
Civilian veterans8,78314.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years20,468100.0
With a disability1,2696.2
Population 21 to 64 years50,139100.0
With a disability6,62213.2
Percent employed
67.1(X)
No disability43,51786.8
Percent employed
84.2(X)
Population 65 years and over8,923100.0
With a disability3,53439.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over80,643100.0
Same house in 199545,98157.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199534,20642.4
Same county
11,43714.2
Different county
22,76928.2
Same state
16,09820.0
Different state
6,6718.3
Elsewhere in 19954560.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population86,320100.0
Native84,79398.2
Born in United States
84,14197.5
State of residence
59,36468.8
Different state
24,77728.7
Born outside United States
6520.8
Foreign born1,5271.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
5180.6
Naturalized citizen
7920.9
Not a citizen
7350.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,527100.0
Europe52234.2
Asia40526.5
Africa1117.3
Oceania140.9
Latin America31220.4
Northern America16310.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over80,643100.0
English only77,70796.4
Language other than English2,9363.6
Speak English less than 'very well
8491.1
Spanish
1,3851.7
Speak English less than "very well"
4420.5
Other Indo-European languages
1,0761.3
Speak English less than "very well"
2510.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
3020.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1230.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population86,320100.0

Total ancestries reported

85,07898.6
Arab3330.4
Czech13220.4
Danish2810.3
Dutch1,0181.2
English15,11817.5
French (except Basque)12,2192.6
French Canadian14480.5
German12,20514.1
Greek2470.3
Hungarian2960.3
Irish110,30811.9
Italian3,6404.2
Lithuanian1230.1
Norwegian6640.8
Polish1,3231.5
Portuguese1080.1
Russian4360.5
Scotch-Irish3,0923.6
Scottish2,5623.0
Slovak1900.2
Subsaharan African6260.7
Swedish4610.5
Swiss1940.2
Ukrainian1380.2
United States or American13,29915.4
Welsh5930.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)720.1
Other ancestries14,76217.1
(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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