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Social Statistics for Menard County, Texas

Menard county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school544100.0
Nursery school, preschool295.3
Kindergarten213.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)27951.3
High school (grades 9-12)18233.5
College or graduate school336.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over1,660100.0
Less than 9th grade28317.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma22513.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)51531.0
Some college, no degree32619.6
Associate degree261.6
Bachelor's degree19011.4
Graduate or professional degree955.7
Percent high school graduate or higher69.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher17.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over1,934100.0
Never married34317.7
Now married, except separated1,11457.6
Separated653.4
Widowed22711.7
Female
1628.4
Divorced1859.6
Female
1045.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years40100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2665.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over1,785100.0
Civilian veterans29416.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years544100.0
With a disability529.6
Population 21 to 64 years1,185100.0
With a disability29825.1
Percent employed
58.7(X)
No disability88774.9
Percent employed
77.2(X)
Population 65 years and over481100.0
With a disability21444.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over2,251100.0
Same house in 19951,28257.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199594942.2
Same county
45420.2
Different county
49522.0
Same state
41718.5
Different state
783.5
Elsewhere in 1995200.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population2,360100.0
Native2,24695.2
Born in United States
2,23594.7
State of residence
1,96583.3
Different state
27011.4
Born outside United States
110.5
Foreign born1144.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
381.6
Naturalized citizen
492.1
Not a citizen
652.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)114100.0
Europe00.0
Asia21.8
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America11298.2
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over2,251100.0
English only1,64272.9
Language other than English60927.1
Speak English less than 'very well
2239.9
Spanish
60126.7
Speak English less than "very well"
2219.8
Other Indo-European languages
30.1
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
20.1
Speak English less than "very well"
20.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population2,360100.0

Total ancestries reported

1,88679.9
Arab30.1
Czech180.3
Danish30.1
Dutch231.0
English2239.4
French (except Basque)1331.4
French Canadian100.0
German2078.8
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish12118.9
Italian120.5
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian60.3
Polish00.0
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish562.4
Scottish341.4
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish80.3
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American23910.1
Welsh190.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)50.2
Other ancestries79633.7
(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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