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Social Statistics for Martinsville, Virginia

Martinsville, Martinsville virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics,






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,540100.0
Nursery school, preschool2497.0
Kindergarten2186.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,57744.5
High school (grades 9-12)83523.6
College or graduate school66118.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over10,843100.0
Less than 9th grade1,42013.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,99318.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,17829.3
Some college, no degree1,78616.5
Associate degree6666.1
Bachelor's degree1,13810.5
Graduate or professional degree6626.1
Percent high school graduate or higher68.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over12,543100.0
Never married3,16125.2
Now married, except separated5,78946.2
Separated5954.7
Widowed1,62513.0
Female
1,41111.2
Divorced1,37310.9
Female
8356.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years479100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren21344.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over11,917100.0
Civilian veterans1,54513.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,024100.0
With a disability3009.9
Population 21 to 64 years8,130100.0
With a disability1,96724.2
Percent employed
49.1(X)
No disability6,16375.8
Percent employed
71.9(X)
Population 65 years and over2,774100.0
With a disability1,36349.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over14,528100.0
Same house in 19958,43258.0
Different house in the U.S. in 19955,84740.2
Same county
1,0247.0
Different county
4,82333.2
Same state
3,94927.2
Different state
8746.0
Elsewhere in 19952491.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population15,416100.0
Native15,00497.3
Born in United States
14,93496.9
State of residence
11,02571.5
Different state
3,90925.4
Born outside United States
700.5
Foreign born4122.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3062.0
Naturalized citizen
820.5
Not a citizen
3302.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)412100.0
Europe5914.3
Asia4811.7
Africa194.6
Oceania00.0
Latin America26263.6
Northern America245.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over14,528100.0
English only13,84295.3
Language other than English6864.7
Speak English less than 'very well
2942.0
Spanish
4733.3
Speak English less than "very well"
2521.7
Other Indo-European languages
1581.1
Speak English less than "very well"
260.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
550.4
Speak English less than "very well"
160.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population15,416100.0

Total ancestries reported

12,74082.6
Arab60.0
Czech1200.1
Danish250.2
Dutch1020.7
English1,4909.7
French (except Basque)11430.9
French Canadian1650.4
German7715.0
Greek140.1
Hungarian200.1
Irish17454.8
Italian2351.5
Lithuanian140.1
Norwegian40.0
Polish560.4
Portuguese70.0
Russian380.2
Scotch-Irish4863.2
Scottish2071.3
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African2781.8
Swedish480.3
Swiss120.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,63210.6
Welsh1040.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)230.1
Other ancestries6,19540.2
(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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