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Social Statistics for Marin County, California

Marin county california dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school57,014100.0
Nursery school, preschool4,7978.4
Kindergarten2,7094.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)23,47741.2
High school (grades 9-12)11,51820.2
College or graduate school14,51325.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over183,694100.0
Less than 9th grade6,4553.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma9,6255.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)22,85712.4
Some college, no degree39,21121.3
Associate degree11,2986.2
Bachelor's degree56,54930.8
Graduate or professional degree37,69920.5
Percent high school graduate or higher91.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher51.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over205,366100.0
Never married52,79725.7
Now married, except separated111,43154.3
Separated3,5491.7
Widowed12,0075.8
Female
9,7744.8
Divorced25,58212.5
Female
16,2077.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,034100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren59029.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over197,041100.0
Civilian veterans22,48211.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years42,144100.0
With a disability2,6886.4
Population 21 to 64 years151,489100.0
With a disability22,16214.6
Percent employed
64.1(X)
No disability129,32785.4
Percent employed
80.3(X)
Population 65 years and over31,683100.0
With a disability9,90831.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over234,008100.0
Same house in 1995128,34754.8
Different house in the U.S. in 199596,08941.1
Same county
51,14621.9
Different county
44,94319.2
Same state
31,40813.4
Different state
13,5355.8
Elsewhere in 19959,5724.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population247,289100.0
Native206,12983.4
Born in United States
203,05782.1
State of residence
119,09848.2
Different state
83,95934.0
Born outside United States
3,0721.2
Foreign born41,16016.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
16,1736.5
Naturalized citizen
17,0866.9
Not a citizen
24,0749.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)41,160100.0
Europe11,35227.6
Asia9,51523.1
Africa1,0272.5
Oceania6911.7
Latin America16,61740.4
Northern America1,9584.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over234,008100.0
English only188,41380.5
Language other than English45,59519.5
Speak English less than 'very well
19,8358.5
Spanish
22,2879.5
Speak English less than "very well"
12,9205.5
Other Indo-European languages
15,2816.5
Speak English less than "very well"
3,6651.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
6,7542.9
Speak English less than "very well"
2,9971.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population247,289100.0

Total ancestries reported

293,804118.8
Arab1,5000.6
Czech11,7490.7
Danish3,4001.4
Dutch4,5571.8
English35,28914.3
French (except Basque)110,0034.0
French Canadian11,6920.7
German36,20514.6
Greek1,7900.7
Hungarian1,9150.8
Irish137,02115.0
Italian22,0448.9
Lithuanian1,0320.4
Norwegian5,5252.2
Polish6,9182.8
Portuguese2,2110.9
Russian9,7113.9
Scotch-Irish5,7582.3
Scottish8,8603.6
Slovak4740.2
Subsaharan African7770.3
Swedish6,5432.6
Swiss2,7621.1
Ukrainian1,2020.5
United States or American7,4413.0
Welsh3,1341.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)5880.2
Other ancestries73,70329.8
(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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