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Social Statistics

Kittitas county washington dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school12,277100.0
Nursery school, preschool3943.2
Kindergarten3723.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,09725.2
High school (grades 9-12)1,73514.1
College or graduate school6,67954.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over19,303100.0
Less than 9th grade7593.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,7128.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)5,98431.0
Some college, no degree4,69324.3
Associate degree1,0965.7
Bachelor's degree3,25716.9
Graduate or professional degree1,8029.3
Percent high school graduate or higher87.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher26.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over27,836100.0
Never married9,62934.6
Now married, except separated13,77249.5
Separated3241.2
Widowed1,3514.9
Female
1,0273.7
Divorced2,7609.9
Female
1,3935.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years224100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren9341.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over26,481100.0
Civilian veterans3,39112.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years8,289100.0
With a disability6978.4
Population 21 to 64 years19,401100.0
With a disability3,50818.1
Percent employed
59.8(X)
No disability15,89381.9
Percent employed
70.6(X)
Population 65 years and over3,777100.0
With a disability1,55541.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over31,673100.0
Same house in 199513,94944.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199517,04453.8
Same county
5,92818.7
Different county
11,11635.1
Same state
8,77427.7
Different state
2,3427.4
Elsewhere in 19956802.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population33,362100.0
Native31,58294.7
Born in United States
31,27693.7
State of residence
20,04860.1
Different state
11,22833.7
Born outside United States
3060.9
Foreign born1,7805.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
9722.9
Naturalized citizen
6201.9
Not a citizen
1,1603.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,780100.0
Europe32918.5
Asia47526.7
Africa00.0
Oceania714.0
Latin America76342.9
Northern America1428.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over31,673100.0
English only29,22092.3
Language other than English2,4537.7
Speak English less than 'very well
1,1533.6
Spanish
1,4104.5
Speak English less than "very well"
7282.3
Other Indo-European languages
4891.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1390.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
4641.5
Speak English less than "very well"
2510.8
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population33,362100.0

Total ancestries reported

36,057108.1
Arab230.1
Czech12130.6
Danish4681.4
Dutch1,0823.2
English4,49313.5
French (except Basque)11,1253.4
French Canadian13361.0
German7,25321.7
Greek570.2
Hungarian620.2
Irish13,73411.2
Italian1,3834.1
Lithuanian480.1
Norwegian2,2246.7
Polish6291.9
Portuguese1000.3
Russian1840.6
Scotch-Irish9012.7
Scottish9422.8
Slovak360.1
Subsaharan African530.2
Swedish1,1563.5
Swiss1590.5
Ukrainian400.1
United States or American2,0086.0
Welsh3591.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)160.0
Other ancestries6,97320.9
(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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