Social Statistics

Baltimore county maryland dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school201,904100.0
Nursery school, preschool13,7416.8
Kindergarten9,6244.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)84,51041.9
High school (grades 9-12)40,86720.2
College or graduate school53,16226.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over511,434100.0
Less than 9th grade24,9074.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma55,14710.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)141,03527.6
Some college, no degree105,14720.6
Associate degree28,8575.6
Bachelor's degree92,48718.1
Graduate or professional degree63,85412.5
Percent high school graduate or higher84.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher30.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over605,902100.0
Never married166,93727.6
Now married, except separated320,92353.0
Separated16,7772.8
Widowed46,7737.7
Female
38,4056.3
Divorced54,4929.0
Female
33,2765.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years15,273100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren6,08739.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over575,336100.0
Civilian veterans77,21113.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years161,433100.0
With a disability13,3708.3
Population 21 to 64 years433,820100.0
With a disability73,75817.0
Percent employed
63.8(X)
No disability360,06283.0
Percent employed
81.9(X)
Population 65 years and over106,664100.0
With a disability40,66638.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over709,509100.0
Same house in 1995412,43758.1
Different house in the U.S. in 1995282,69339.8
Same county
130,28218.4
Different county
152,41121.5
Same state
109,69415.5
Different state
42,7176.0
Elsewhere in 199514,3792.0
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population754,292100.0
Native700,50892.9
Born in United States
695,05492.1
State of residence
517,36668.6
Different state
177,68823.6
Born outside United States
5,4540.7
Foreign born53,7847.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
24,5503.3
Naturalized citizen
28,7913.8
Not a citizen
24,9933.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)53,784100.0
Europe16,43730.6
Asia21,07339.2
Africa5,42210.1
Oceania1830.3
Latin America9,47417.6
Northern America1,1952.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over709,509100.0
English only641,28290.4
Language other than English68,2279.6
Speak English less than 'very well
25,5263.6
Spanish
16,6942.4
Speak English less than "very well"
5,9910.8
Other Indo-European languages
30,8774.4
Speak English less than "very well"
10,7681.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
14,3042.0
Speak English less than "very well"
7,3621.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population754,292100.0

Total ancestries reported

818,570108.5
Arab2,6520.4
Czech17,1881.0
Danish1,3120.2
Dutch8,2631.1
English71,0309.4
French (except Basque)113,9551.9
French Canadian12,5670.3
German166,17622.0
Greek6,5580.9
Hungarian3,3030.4
Irish1110,43314.6
Italian53,6377.1
Lithuanian4,1420.5
Norwegian2,8050.4
Polish46,4566.2
Portuguese8190.1
Russian17,3822.3
Scotch-Irish9,2961.2
Scottish11,7091.6
Slovak1,8730.2
Subsaharan African10,7421.4
Swedish3,6980.5
Swiss1,0860.1
Ukrainian4,6030.6
United States or American38,1925.1
Welsh6,1730.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)5,4540.7
Other ancestries207,06627.5
(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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