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Social Statistics

Jefferson county new york dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school28,331100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,5985.6
Kindergarten1,7566.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)13,56647.9
High school (grades 9-12)6,44922.8
College or graduate school4,96217.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over68,965100.0
Less than 9th grade3,3134.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma8,48912.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)25,00436.3
Some college, no degree14,54021.1
Associate degree6,5609.5
Bachelor's degree6,6699.7
Graduate or professional degree4,3906.4
Percent high school graduate or higher82.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over86,962100.0
Never married22,95726.4
Now married, except separated48,38655.6
Separated2,6623.1
Widowed5,3986.2
Female
4,4995.2
Divorced7,5598.7
Female
3,8394.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,281100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren62348.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over72,178100.0
Civilian veterans12,59017.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years24,953100.0
With a disability2,0638.3
Population 21 to 64 years53,536100.0
With a disability10,41719.5
Percent employed
47.0(X)
No disability43,11980.5
Percent employed
73.8(X)
Population 65 years and over11,931100.0
With a disability4,77740.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over103,562100.0
Same house in 199553,44751.6
Different house in the U.S. in 199546,74845.1
Same county
23,78123.0
Different county
22,96722.2
Same state
6,1165.9
Different state
16,85116.3
Elsewhere in 19953,3673.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population111,738100.0
Native107,62296.3
Born in United States
104,90293.9
State of residence
78,88270.6
Different state
26,02023.3
Born outside United States
2,7202.4
Foreign born4,1163.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,4601.3
Naturalized citizen
1,8721.7
Not a citizen
2,2442.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)4,116100.0
Europe1,15628.1
Asia80419.5
Africa1152.8
Oceania310.8
Latin America1,23830.1
Northern America77218.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over103,562100.0
English only96,11092.8
Language other than English7,4527.2
Speak English less than 'very well
2,1712.1
Spanish
3,5793.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1,1891.1
Other Indo-European languages
2,9002.8
Speak English less than "very well"
6240.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
7650.7
Speak English less than "very well"
2970.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population111,738100.0

Total ancestries reported

118,634106.2
Arab2960.3
Czech12580.2
Danish2340.2
Dutch2,7392.5
English14,17312.7
French (except Basque)111,33910.1
French Canadian14,9974.5
German16,62014.9
Greek2450.2
Hungarian5690.5
Irish118,51016.6
Italian8,6837.8
Lithuanian1130.1
Norwegian7070.6
Polish3,0832.8
Portuguese2460.2
Russian3950.4
Scotch-Irish1,6551.5
Scottish2,5992.3
Slovak820.1
Subsaharan African3280.3
Swedish7050.6
Swiss4040.4
Ukrainian3670.3
United States or American9,1308.2
Welsh9360.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)5170.5
Other ancestries18,70416.7
(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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