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Social Statistics for Jefferson County, Pennsylvania

Jefferson county pennsylvania dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school10,163100.0
Nursery school, preschool5325.2
Kindergarten5825.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,06249.8
High school (grades 9-12)2,70426.6
College or graduate school1,28312.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over31,583100.0
Less than 9th grade2,1556.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,84512.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)16,23551.4
Some college, no degree3,81612.1
Associate degree1,8385.8
Bachelor's degree2,4247.7
Graduate or professional degree1,2704.0
Percent high school graduate or higher81.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over37,213100.0
Never married8,24522.2
Now married, except separated21,93558.9
Separated6491.7
Widowed3,3439.0
Female
2,6327.1
Divorced3,0418.2
Female
1,6054.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years571100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren26245.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over35,076100.0
Civilian veterans5,19114.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years9,947100.0
With a disability8078.1
Population 21 to 64 years25,061100.0
With a disability4,27217.0
Percent employed
48.7(X)
No disability20,78983.0
Percent employed
76.3(X)
Population 65 years and over7,801100.0
With a disability3,11039.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over43,396100.0
Same house in 199530,16569.5
Different house in the U.S. in 199513,10130.2
Same county
7,89918.2
Different county
5,20212.0
Same state
3,8338.8
Different state
1,3693.2
Elsewhere in 19951300.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population45,932100.0
Native45,64799.4
Born in United States
45,49599.0
State of residence
41,10389.5
Different state
4,3929.6
Born outside United States
1520.3
Foreign born2850.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
780.2
Naturalized citizen
1840.4
Not a citizen
1010.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)285100.0
Europe13647.7
Asia11640.7
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America113.9
Northern America227.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over43,396100.0
English only41,99996.8
Language other than English1,3973.2
Speak English less than 'very well
4391.0
Spanish
3640.8
Speak English less than "very well"
1160.3
Other Indo-European languages
9442.2
Speak English less than "very well"
2820.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
740.2
Speak English less than "very well"
310.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population45,932100.0

Total ancestries reported

48,024104.6
Arab200.0
Czech13240.7
Danish480.1
Dutch2,9396.4
English3,9178.5
French (except Basque)17351.6
French Canadian11320.3
German13,92330.3
Greek70.0
Hungarian3230.7
Irish16,11913.3
Italian5,13011.2
Lithuanian2420.5
Norwegian1430.3
Polish1,9054.1
Portuguese80.0
Russian1730.4
Scotch-Irish1,1892.6
Scottish8391.8
Slovak8611.9
Subsaharan African40.0
Swedish1,2472.7
Swiss1040.2
Ukrainian1110.2
United States or American3,5987.8
Welsh5021.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries3,4817.6
(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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