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Social Statistics

Midland county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school34,805100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,0675.9
Kindergarten1,7855.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)16,84748.4
High school (grades 9-12)8,28223.8
College or graduate school5,82416.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over71,008100.0
Less than 9th grade6,5519.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma8,22411.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)16,29522.9
Some college, no degree17,96425.3
Associate degree4,3486.1
Bachelor's degree13,07618.4
Graduate or professional degree4,5506.4
Percent high school graduate or higher79.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher24.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over87,251100.0
Never married18,65421.4
Now married, except separated52,66160.4
Separated1,7952.1
Widowed5,2746.0
Female
4,3995.0
Divorced8,86710.2
Female
5,4136.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,527100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,45157.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over80,926100.0
Civilian veterans9,62911.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years31,377100.0
With a disability2,0046.4
Population 21 to 64 years62,032100.0
With a disability10,43716.8
Percent employed
57.5(X)
No disability51,59583.2
Percent employed
76.7(X)
Population 65 years and over12,750100.0
With a disability5,01839.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over107,417100.0
Same house in 199558,00954.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199547,91344.6
Same county
27,48325.6
Different county
20,43019.0
Same state
14,75213.7
Different state
5,6785.3
Elsewhere in 19951,4951.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population116,009100.0
Native107,22292.4
Born in United States
106,54291.8
State of residence
81,40670.2
Different state
25,13621.7
Born outside United States
6800.6
Foreign born8,7877.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2,4352.1
Naturalized citizen
3,5143.0
Not a citizen
5,2734.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)8,787100.0
Europe3964.5
Asia92910.6
Africa580.7
Oceania240.3
Latin America7,23482.3
Northern America1461.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over107,417100.0
English only79,71674.2
Language other than English27,70125.8
Speak English less than 'very well
10,1369.4
Spanish
26,01824.2
Speak English less than "very well"
9,6179.0
Other Indo-European languages
1,1531.1
Speak English less than "very well"
3260.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
4530.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1820.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population116,009100.0

Total ancestries reported

102,98488.8
Arab1910.2
Czech14000.3
Danish3610.3
Dutch1,3971.2
English10,0548.7
French (except Basque)12,4742.1
French Canadian13370.3
German11,86610.2
Greek690.1
Hungarian1090.1
Irish19,0747.8
Italian1,6461.4
Lithuanian710.1
Norwegian7170.6
Polish6860.6
Portuguese80.0
Russian1530.1
Scotch-Irish2,1601.9
Scottish2,0911.8
Slovak140.0
Subsaharan African3190.3
Swedish6340.5
Swiss1290.1
Ukrainian1020.1
United States or American10,2178.8
Welsh6230.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2140.2
Other ancestries46,86840.4
(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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