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Social Statistics

Lamb county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,793100.0
Nursery school, preschool1995.2
Kindergarten2847.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,91350.4
High school (grades 9-12)1,11329.3
College or graduate school2847.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over9,202100.0
Less than 9th grade1,84320.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,49616.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,61428.4
Some college, no degree1,79219.5
Associate degree4314.7
Bachelor's degree7307.9
Graduate or professional degree2963.2
Percent high school graduate or higher63.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over11,235100.0
Never married2,12618.9
Now married, except separated6,80260.5
Separated2852.5
Widowed1,12710.0
Female
8857.9
Divorced8958.0
Female
4994.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years392100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren24863.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over10,344100.0
Civilian veterans1,05410.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,752100.0
With a disability2215.9
Population 21 to 64 years7,230100.0
With a disability1,79624.8
Percent employed
58.3(X)
No disability5,43475.2
Percent employed
71.3(X)
Population 65 years and over2,307100.0
With a disability1,09247.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over13,593100.0
Same house in 19958,68463.9
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,71834.7
Same county
2,82320.8
Different county
1,89513.9
Same state
1,38510.2
Different state
5103.8
Elsewhere in 19951911.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population14,709100.0
Native13,78193.7
Born in United States
13,73693.4
State of residence
11,85780.6
Different state
1,87912.8
Born outside United States
450.3
Foreign born9286.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2731.9
Naturalized citizen
3342.3
Not a citizen
5944.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)928100.0
Europe222.4
Asia111.2
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America89596.4
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over13,593100.0
English only8,78964.7
Language other than English4,80435.3
Speak English less than 'very well
1,82113.4
Spanish
4,72434.8
Speak English less than "very well"
1,80913.3
Other Indo-European languages
690.5
Speak English less than "very well"
40.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
110.1
Speak English less than "very well"
80.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population14,709100.0

Total ancestries reported

12,50585.0
Arab00.0
Czech1380.3
Danish120.1
Dutch1280.9
English7915.4
French (except Basque)11501.0
French Canadian1150.1
German9686.6
Greek00.0
Hungarian20.0
Irish17575.1
Italian370.3
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian280.2
Polish290.2
Portuguese50.0
Russian70.0
Scotch-Irish1200.8
Scottish1380.9
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African390.3
Swedish480.3
Swiss360.2
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,71611.7
Welsh260.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)10.0
Other ancestries7,41450.4
(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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