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Social Statistics

Jones county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school5,352100.0
Nursery school, preschool1923.6
Kindergarten2604.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,13239.8
High school (grades 9-12)2,33043.5
College or graduate school4388.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over13,780100.0
Less than 9th grade1,64912.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,26423.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,77034.6
Some college, no degree2,40917.5
Associate degree5554.0
Bachelor's degree8025.8
Graduate or professional degree3312.4
Percent high school graduate or higher64.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher8.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over17,250100.0
Never married4,91728.5
Now married, except separated8,33448.3
Separated2431.4
Widowed1,1776.8
Female
9815.7
Divorced2,57915.0
Female
5723.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years395100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren26667.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over16,083100.0
Civilian veterans1,89011.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,894100.0
With a disability2737.0
Population 21 to 64 years8,294100.0
With a disability1,84822.3
Percent employed
51.8(X)
No disability6,44677.7
Percent employed
79.4(X)
Population 65 years and over2,559100.0
With a disability1,33352.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over19,747100.0
Same house in 19959,46547.9
Different house in the U.S. in 199510,17551.5
Same county
2,56013.0
Different county
7,61538.6
Same state
7,05235.7
Different state
5632.9
Elsewhere in 19951070.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population20,785100.0
Native20,45998.4
Born in United States
20,39998.1
State of residence
15,19373.1
Different state
5,20625.0
Born outside United States
600.3
Foreign born3261.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
650.3
Naturalized citizen
2081.0
Not a citizen
1180.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)326100.0
Europe216.4
Asia3410.4
Africa30.9
Oceania00.0
Latin America26882.2
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over19,747100.0
English only16,51183.6
Language other than English3,23616.4
Speak English less than 'very well
6703.4
Spanish
3,15016.0
Speak English less than "very well"
6413.2
Other Indo-European languages
640.3
Speak English less than "very well"
240.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
200.1
Speak English less than "very well"
50.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population20,785100.0

Total ancestries reported

13,53665.1
Arab200.1
Czech1510.2
Danish300.1
Dutch3191.5
English1,3206.4
French (except Basque)11970.9
French Canadian1430.2
German1,3596.5
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish11,4827.1
Italian1700.8
Lithuanian160.1
Norwegian620.3
Polish440.2
Portuguese660.3
Russian50.0
Scotch-Irish2571.2
Scottish1600.8
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish1690.8
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American2,91514.0
Welsh620.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)920.4
Other ancestries4,69722.6
(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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