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Social Statistics for Monterey County, California

Monterey county california dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school117,126100.0
Nursery school, preschool6,0205.1
Kindergarten7,1256.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)53,19645.4
High school (grades 9-12)26,49022.6
College or graduate school24,29520.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over244,128100.0
Less than 9th grade46,03318.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma31,02812.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)45,35418.6
Some college, no degree50,96320.9
Associate degree15,8116.5
Bachelor's degree33,64113.8
Graduate or professional degree21,2988.7
Percent high school graduate or higher68.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher22.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over305,768100.0
Never married84,56027.7
Now married, except separated165,15854.0
Separated8,5272.8
Widowed16,5045.4
Female
13,1684.3
Divorced31,01910.1
Female
16,6245.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years11,827100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3,32728.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over282,678100.0
Civilian veterans31,68711.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years100,262100.0
With a disability7,7747.8
Population 21 to 64 years213,879100.0
With a disability46,25421.6
Percent employed
57.5(X)
No disability167,62578.4
Percent employed
71.7(X)
Population 65 years and over39,293100.0
With a disability15,87040.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over370,950100.0
Same house in 1995181,08848.8
Different house in the U.S. in 1995167,02945.0
Same county
105,56628.5
Different county
61,46316.6
Same state
41,25011.1
Different state
20,2135.4
Elsewhere in 199522,8336.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population401,762100.0
Native285,20371.0
Born in United States
278,77969.4
State of residence
199,21949.6
Different state
79,56019.8
Born outside United States
6,4241.6
Foreign born116,55929.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
47,58411.8
Naturalized citizen
33,5308.3
Not a citizen
83,02920.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)116,559100.0
Europe7,4736.4
Asia15,51413.3
Africa6430.6
Oceania9210.8
Latin America90,98178.1
Northern America1,0270.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over370,950100.0
English only195,65052.7
Language other than English175,30047.3
Speak English less than 'very well
99,25526.8
Spanish
146,44339.5
Speak English less than "very well"
88,29223.8
Other Indo-European languages
11,3123.0
Speak English less than "very well"
2,8930.8
Asian and Pacific Island languages
15,9754.3
Speak English less than "very well"
7,6492.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population401,762100.0

Total ancestries reported

399,39799.4
Arab1,1720.3
Czech11,3250.3
Danish2,4530.6
Dutch3,6490.9
English27,0906.7
French (except Basque)17,6481.9
French Canadian11,3020.3
German32,4258.1
Greek1,0060.3
Hungarian1,2930.3
Irish125,2476.3
Italian16,4704.1
Lithuanian3940.1
Norwegian4,5971.1
Polish3,9281.0
Portuguese4,6871.2
Russian2,3370.6
Scotch-Irish4,3181.1
Scottish6,2201.5
Slovak2780.1
Subsaharan African1,1800.3
Swedish4,3111.1
Swiss3,1150.8
Ukrainian4800.1
United States or American12,1623.0
Welsh1,8580.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2140.1
Other ancestries228,23856.8
(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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