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Social Statistics

Madera county california dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school35,998100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,3993.9
Kindergarten2,4446.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)16,73746.5
High school (grades 9-12)9,42326.2
College or graduate school5,99516.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over74,830100.0
Less than 9th grade13,74018.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma12,16116.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)18,92325.3
Some college, no degree16,74522.4
Associate degree4,2795.7
Bachelor's degree6,1298.2
Graduate or professional degree2,8533.8
Percent high school graduate or higher65.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over93,034100.0
Never married25,08327.0
Now married, except separated51,81255.7
Separated2,8113.0
Widowed4,9005.3
Female
3,9784.3
Divorced8,4289.1
Female
5,2965.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years3,859100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,75945.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over86,721100.0
Civilian veterans10,21311.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years32,185100.0
With a disability2,4047.5
Population 21 to 64 years61,015100.0
With a disability15,97526.2
Percent employed
51.7(X)
No disability45,04073.8
Percent employed
64.8(X)
Population 65 years and over12,824100.0
With a disability5,59143.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over113,722100.0
Same house in 199560,02852.8
Different house in the U.S. in 199549,59243.6
Same county
28,23224.8
Different county
21,36018.8
Same state
18,58716.3
Different state
2,7732.4
Elsewhere in 19954,1023.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population123,109100.0
Native98,35679.9
Born in United States
97,49079.2
State of residence
73,51459.7
Different state
23,97619.5
Born outside United States
8660.7
Foreign born24,75320.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
10,7288.7
Naturalized citizen
6,0894.9
Not a citizen
18,66415.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)24,753100.0
Europe1,1034.5
Asia1,1504.6
Africa480.2
Oceania400.2
Latin America22,05489.1
Northern America3581.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over113,722100.0
English only71,69363.0
Language other than English42,02937.0
Speak English less than 'very well
22,04419.4
Spanish
38,01133.4
Speak English less than "very well"
20,50418.0
Other Indo-European languages
2,3192.0
Speak English less than "very well"
7300.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
8690.8
Speak English less than "very well"
2660.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population123,109100.0

Total ancestries reported

122,72799.7
Arab2560.2
Czech12140.2
Danish7130.6
Dutch2,0951.7
English8,7067.1
French (except Basque)12,7182.2
French Canadian12270.2
German11,9089.7
Greek2440.2
Hungarian2450.2
Irish19,0927.4
Italian3,7823.1
Lithuanian910.1
Norwegian1,2781.0
Polish7950.6
Portuguese1,8791.5
Russian5910.5
Scotch-Irish1,2551.0
Scottish1,8141.5
Slovak540.0
Subsaharan African3350.3
Swedish1,4711.2
Swiss2630.2
Ukrainian390.0
United States or American5,5174.5
Welsh4470.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1240.1
Other ancestries66,57454.1
(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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