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Social Statistics

Monroe county new york dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school214,378100.0
Nursery school, preschool12,7225.9
Kindergarten9,9664.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)92,46043.1
High school (grades 9-12)42,80020.0
College or graduate school56,43026.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over477,957100.0
Less than 9th grade20,3364.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma52,07410.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)124,92726.1
Some college, no degree85,25517.8
Associate degree46,4129.7
Bachelor's degree88,19118.5
Graduate or professional degree60,76212.7
Percent high school graduate or higher84.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher31.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over578,062100.0
Never married174,07230.1
Now married, except separated296,51851.3
Separated16,3202.8
Widowed40,3057.0
Female
32,7575.7
Divorced50,8478.8
Female
30,2405.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years11,275100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4,96344.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over547,149100.0
Civilian veterans62,87911.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years172,957100.0
With a disability16,6989.7
Population 21 to 64 years417,351100.0
With a disability70,15316.8
Percent employed
53.6(X)
No disability347,19883.2
Percent employed
80.1(X)
Population 65 years and over89,783100.0
With a disability32,74736.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over688,804100.0
Same house in 1995395,30857.4
Different house in the U.S. in 1995278,67440.5
Same county
206,98130.0
Different county
71,69310.4
Same state
40,4905.9
Different state
31,2034.5
Elsewhere in 199514,8222.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population735,343100.0
Native681,60092.7
Born in United States
666,27390.6
State of residence
549,40874.7
Different state
116,86515.9
Born outside United States
15,3272.1
Foreign born53,7437.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
19,5562.7
Naturalized citizen
29,6554.0
Not a citizen
24,0883.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)53,743100.0
Europe22,81642.5
Asia16,47530.7
Africa2,2204.1
Oceania1550.3
Latin America8,35015.5
Northern America3,7276.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over688,804100.0
English only605,17287.9
Language other than English83,63212.1
Speak English less than 'very well
32,0634.7
Spanish
31,9504.6
Speak English less than "very well"
11,9361.7
Other Indo-European languages
35,5315.2
Speak English less than "very well"
12,4801.8
Asian and Pacific Island languages
12,5041.8
Speak English less than "very well"
6,3610.9
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population735,343100.0

Total ancestries reported

874,519118.9
Arab3,2370.4
Czech12,2210.3
Danish2,2710.3
Dutch20,5672.8
English87,27011.9
French (except Basque)123,4213.2
French Canadian18,6721.2
German153,02520.8
Greek3,9790.5
Hungarian3,3140.5
Irish1117,63516.0
Italian136,11118.5
Lithuanian2,8530.4
Norwegian2,7060.4
Polish38,5785.2
Portuguese1,4950.2
Russian7,8391.1
Scotch-Irish7,7491.1
Scottish14,9542.0
Slovak9730.1
Subsaharan African5,7110.8
Swedish6,4760.9
Swiss2,0420.3
Ukrainian11,0131.5
United States or American25,4853.5
Welsh5,0110.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)5,5370.8
Other ancestries174,37423.7
(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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