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Social Statistics for Huerfano County, Colorado

Huerfano county colorado dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,747100.0
Nursery school, preschool1438.2
Kindergarten1046.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)75042.9
High school (grades 9-12)49528.3
College or graduate school25514.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,647100.0
Less than 9th grade4367.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma81514.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,82832.4
Some college, no degree1,32423.4
Associate degree3335.9
Bachelor's degree5359.5
Graduate or professional degree3766.7
Percent high school graduate or higher77.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over6,580100.0
Never married1,26219.2
Now married, except separated3,77157.3
Separated1852.8
Widowed5698.6
Female
4276.5
Divorced79312.1
Female
3775.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years108100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren5853.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over6,228100.0
Civilian veterans1,17618.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,442100.0
With a disability1349.3
Population 21 to 64 years3,940100.0
With a disability94023.9
Percent employed
38.4(X)
No disability3,00076.1
Percent employed
72.6(X)
Population 65 years and over1,222100.0
With a disability42034.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over7,512100.0
Same house in 19953,84051.1
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,62548.3
Same county
1,36018.1
Different county
2,26530.2
Same state
1,25416.7
Different state
1,01113.5
Elsewhere in 1995470.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population7,862100.0
Native7,73498.4
Born in United States
7,68597.7
State of residence
4,30554.8
Different state
3,38043.0
Born outside United States
490.6
Foreign born1281.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
310.4
Naturalized citizen
570.7
Not a citizen
710.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)128100.0
Europe2922.7
Asia64.7
Africa97.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America4736.7
Northern America3728.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over7,512100.0
English only6,14781.8
Language other than English1,36518.2
Speak English less than 'very well
2753.7
Spanish
1,27617.0
Speak English less than "very well"
2623.5
Other Indo-European languages
791.1
Speak English less than "very well"
130.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
60.1
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population7,862100.0

Total ancestries reported

7,29292.7
Arab630.8
Czech1290.4
Danish240.3
Dutch1281.6
English6818.7
French (except Basque)12803.6
French Canadian1781.0
German1,01212.9
Greek00.0
Hungarian120.2
Irish15697.2
Italian4545.8
Lithuanian80.1
Norwegian1321.7
Polish520.7
Portuguese30.0
Russian490.6
Scotch-Irish1011.3
Scottish1612.0
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African90.1
Swedish1121.4
Swiss100.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American3774.8
Welsh440.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries2,90436.9
(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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