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Social Statistics

Kings county california dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school37,449100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,6424.4
Kindergarten2,2906.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)17,50746.7
High school (grades 9-12)9,53525.5
College or graduate school6,47517.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over77,095100.0
Less than 9th grade12,12715.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma11,90615.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)22,29128.9
Some college, no degree16,71821.7
Associate degree6,0597.9
Bachelor's degree5,8937.6
Graduate or professional degree2,1012.7
Percent high school graduate or higher68.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over97,954100.0
Never married22,09522.6
Now married, except separated61,99163.3
Separated2,7252.8
Widowed4,6484.7
Female
3,3753.4
Divorced6,4956.6
Female
3,8343.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years3,420100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,37640.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over88,814100.0
Civilian veterans11,56513.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years32,289100.0
With a disability2,8078.7
Population 21 to 64 years55,856100.0
With a disability12,01721.5
Percent employed
46.0(X)
No disability43,83978.5
Percent employed
67.7(X)
Population 65 years and over9,212100.0
With a disability4,36247.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over119,256100.0
Same house in 199550,46442.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199561,50151.6
Same county
28,88324.2
Different county
32,61827.4
Same state
26,90022.6
Different state
5,7184.8
Elsewhere in 19957,2916.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population129,461100.0
Native108,70484.0
Born in United States
103,48479.9
State of residence
79,91461.7
Different state
23,57018.2
Born outside United States
5,2204.0
Foreign born20,75716.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
8,0396.2
Naturalized citizen
6,2064.8
Not a citizen
14,55111.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)20,757100.0
Europe1,0295.0
Asia2,55612.3
Africa670.3
Oceania220.1
Latin America16,95481.7
Northern America1290.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over119,256100.0
English only75,44163.3
Language other than English43,81536.7
Speak English less than 'very well
20,03716.8
Spanish
36,63030.7
Speak English less than "very well"
17,58614.7
Other Indo-European languages
2,4552.1
Speak English less than "very well"
7080.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
4,4743.8
Speak English less than "very well"
1,6771.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population129,461100.0

Total ancestries reported

108,32483.7
Arab2260.2
Czech11870.1
Danish5420.4
Dutch2,1131.6
English5,8674.5
French (except Basque)12,0331.6
French Canadian13220.2
German8,7216.7
Greek1260.1
Hungarian1150.1
Irish17,8306.0
Italian2,4921.9
Lithuanian630.0
Norwegian7140.6
Polish5940.5
Portuguese7,4095.7
Russian2020.2
Scotch-Irish9090.7
Scottish1,0740.8
Slovak290.0
Subsaharan African3890.3
Swedish9390.7
Swiss3250.3
Ukrainian440.0
United States or American4,6173.6
Welsh3680.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1110.1
Other ancestries59,96346.3
(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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