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Jefferson county washington dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






NOTE: Data based on a sample except in P3, P4, H3, and H4. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, definitions, and count corrections see http://factfinder.census.gov/home/en/datanotes/expsf3.htm.


Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school5,042100.0
Nursery school, preschool4308.5
Kindergarten2234.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,40647.7
High school (grades 9-12)1,30525.9
College or graduate school67813.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over19,551100.0
Less than 9th grade2661.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,3837.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)5,30927.2
Some college, no degree5,65528.9
Associate degree1,3897.1
Bachelor's degree3,49417.9
Graduate or professional degree2,05510.5
Percent high school graduate or higher91.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher28.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over21,799100.0
Never married3,54516.3
Now married, except separated12,93559.3
Separated2671.2
Widowed1,7748.1
Female
1,3776.3
Divorced3,27815.0
Female
1,7237.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years192100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren9449.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over20,770100.0
Civilian veterans4,40421.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,699100.0
With a disability49710.6
Population 21 to 64 years14,615100.0
With a disability2,38316.3
Percent employed
53.5(X)
No disability12,23283.7
Percent employed
70.1(X)
Population 65 years and over5,461100.0
With a disability1,85433.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over24,902100.0
Same house in 199513,17252.9
Different house in the U.S. in 199511,34045.5
Same county
4,29917.3
Different county
7,04128.3
Same state
3,83815.4
Different state
3,20312.9
Elsewhere in 19953901.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population25,953100.0
Native24,91396.0
Born in United States
24,63694.9
State of residence
11,46444.2
Different state
13,17250.8
Born outside United States
2771.1
Foreign born1,0404.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2370.9
Naturalized citizen
7042.7
Not a citizen
3361.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,040100.0
Europe46945.1
Asia20920.1
Africa201.9
Oceania474.5
Latin America848.1
Northern America21120.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over24,902100.0
English only23,91196.0
Language other than English9914.0
Speak English less than 'very well
3651.5
Spanish
2531.0
Speak English less than "very well"
1080.4
Other Indo-European languages
4811.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1330.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1950.8
Speak English less than "very well"
1030.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population25,953100.0

Total ancestries reported

31,662122.0
Arab670.3
Czech12000.8
Danish3361.3
Dutch6742.6
English5,13219.8
French (except Basque)11,0884.2
French Canadian12811.1
German5,82522.4
Greek260.1
Hungarian840.3
Irish13,43713.2
Italian8643.3
Lithuanian750.3
Norwegian1,9727.6
Polish6252.4
Portuguese2250.9
Russian2611.0
Scotch-Irish9373.6
Scottish1,3385.2
Slovak220.1
Subsaharan African120.0
Swedish1,2905.0
Swiss1930.7
Ukrainian230.1
United States or American9633.7
Welsh5382.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)90.0
Other ancestries5,16519.9
(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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