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Social Statistics

Hunterdon county new jersey dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school31,562100.0
Nursery school, preschool3,19010.1
Kindergarten1,6765.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)15,23348.3
High school (grades 9-12)6,58720.9
College or graduate school4,87615.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over83,548100.0
Less than 9th grade2,3382.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4,7675.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)21,33825.5
Some college, no degree14,59117.5
Associate degree5,6166.7
Bachelor's degree21,26925.5
Graduate or professional degree13,62916.3
Percent high school graduate or higher91.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher41.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over95,328100.0
Never married21,10322.1
Now married, except separated61,25864.3
Separated1,2861.3
Widowed4,8785.1
Female
4,0574.3
Divorced6,8037.1
Female
4,0344.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,205100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren28924.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over90,660100.0
Civilian veterans10,21911.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years25,837100.0
With a disability1,4215.5
Population 21 to 64 years72,451100.0
With a disability6,6559.2
Percent employed
67.9(X)
No disability65,79690.8
Percent employed
81.9(X)
Population 65 years and over11,666100.0
With a disability3,86933.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over113,866100.0
Same house in 199570,41261.8
Different house in the U.S. in 199541,57736.5
Same county
14,55712.8
Different county
27,02023.7
Same state
17,71515.6
Different state
9,3058.2
Elsewhere in 19951,8771.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population121,989100.0
Native114,28193.7
Born in United States
113,44893.0
State of residence
75,10561.6
Different state
38,34331.4
Born outside United States
8330.7
Foreign born7,7086.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2,3902.0
Naturalized citizen
4,3743.6
Not a citizen
3,3342.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)7,708100.0
Europe3,88150.4
Asia2,03926.5
Africa1441.9
Oceania650.8
Latin America1,21415.7
Northern America3654.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over113,866100.0
English only104,05391.4
Language other than English9,8138.6
Speak English less than 'very well
2,5062.2
Spanish
2,7502.4
Speak English less than "very well"
9890.9
Other Indo-European languages
5,5984.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1,0921.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,1601.0
Speak English less than "very well"
3800.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population121,989100.0

Total ancestries reported

161,240132.2
Arab4820.4
Czech11,4261.2
Danish7600.6
Dutch3,8333.1
English15,22512.5
French (except Basque)13,0282.5
French Canadian17270.6
German30,34324.9
Greek8800.7
Hungarian3,0412.5
Irish125,25420.7
Italian25,08620.6
Lithuanian8930.7
Norwegian1,3831.1
Polish12,14610.0
Portuguese4630.4
Russian2,5582.1
Scotch-Irish2,1081.7
Scottish3,1662.6
Slovak1,6191.3
Subsaharan African1500.1
Swedish1,8661.5
Swiss6290.5
Ukrainian1,7331.4
United States or American5,6124.6
Welsh1,4491.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1960.2
Other ancestries15,18412.4
(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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