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Social Statistics

Lubbock county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school80,919100.0
Nursery school, preschool3,9314.9
Kindergarten3,5964.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)27,82734.4
High school (grades 9-12)14,72118.2
College or graduate school30,84438.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over141,363100.0
Less than 9th grade12,1968.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma18,34913.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)35,73825.3
Some college, no degree34,15624.2
Associate degree6,4734.6
Bachelor's degree22,56316.0
Graduate or professional degree11,8888.4
Percent high school graduate or higher78.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher24.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over191,101100.0
Never married57,67830.2
Now married, except separated98,41651.5
Separated4,0052.1
Widowed11,4776.0
Female
9,4645.0
Divorced19,52510.2
Female
11,4846.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years6,161100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3,70360.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over180,508100.0
Civilian veterans19,34710.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years62,076100.0
With a disability4,9708.0
Population 21 to 64 years134,225100.0
With a disability26,13419.5
Percent employed
60.8(X)
No disability108,09180.5
Percent employed
77.3(X)
Population 65 years and over25,416100.0
With a disability11,89646.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over225,526100.0
Same house in 1995106,87147.4
Different house in the U.S. in 1995116,09451.5
Same county
67,22229.8
Different county
48,87221.7
Same state
36,42616.2
Different state
12,4465.5
Elsewhere in 19952,5611.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population242,628100.0
Native234,51396.7
Born in United States
232,75095.9
State of residence
187,59277.3
Different state
45,15818.6
Born outside United States
1,7630.7
Foreign born8,1153.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3,2521.3
Naturalized citizen
3,6171.5
Not a citizen
4,4981.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)8,115100.0
Europe1,08413.4
Asia2,59932.0
Africa2833.5
Oceania700.9
Latin America3,74546.1
Northern America3344.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over225,526100.0
English only175,19577.7
Language other than English50,33122.3
Speak English less than 'very well
14,8996.6
Spanish
45,81220.3
Speak English less than "very well"
13,3805.9
Other Indo-European languages
2,3021.0
Speak English less than "very well"
5140.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,8520.8
Speak English less than "very well"
9420.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population242,628100.0

Total ancestries reported

213,00487.8
Arab5640.2
Czech18500.4
Danish4310.2
Dutch2,8981.2
English21,8829.0
French (except Basque)13,9741.6
French Canadian14980.2
German23,2049.6
Greek1910.1
Hungarian2330.1
Irish119,0327.8
Italian2,7011.1
Lithuanian490.0
Norwegian1,3240.5
Polish1,5170.6
Portuguese1780.1
Russian5080.2
Scotch-Irish5,3322.2
Scottish3,8121.6
Slovak700.0
Subsaharan African1,1440.5
Swedish1,2530.5
Swiss2570.1
Ukrainian830.0
United States or American23,8379.8
Welsh1,2320.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)4050.2
Other ancestries95,54539.4
(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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