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Social Statistics

Passaic county new jersey dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






NOTE: Data based on a sample except in P3, P4, H3, and H4. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, definitions, and count corrections see http://factfinder.census.gov/home/en/datanotes/expsf3.htm.


Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school129,731100.0
Nursery school, preschool9,7747.5
Kindergarten7,9456.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)58,56545.1
High school (grades 9-12)27,66221.3
College or graduate school25,78519.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over316,401100.0
Less than 9th grade37,34711.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma47,06314.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)98,83031.2
Some college, no degree52,85616.7
Associate degree13,2284.2
Bachelor's degree44,79314.2
Graduate or professional degree22,2847.0
Percent high school graduate or higher73.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher21.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over380,983100.0
Never married118,33631.1
Now married, except separated194,31651.0
Separated12,3323.2
Widowed27,5977.2
Female
22,6896.0
Divorced28,4027.5
Female
17,1974.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years15,468100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4,22927.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over361,957100.0
Civilian veterans29,3578.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years110,446100.0
With a disability10,0849.1
Population 21 to 64 years280,916100.0
With a disability63,71022.7
Percent employed
54.2(X)
No disability217,20677.3
Percent employed
73.9(X)
Population 65 years and over56,769100.0
With a disability23,66141.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over452,743100.0
Same house in 1995268,88959.4
Different house in the U.S. in 1995160,79335.5
Same county
111,24624.6
Different county
49,54710.9
Same state
33,0257.3
Different state
16,5223.6
Elsewhere in 199523,0615.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population489,049100.0
Native358,75873.4
Born in United States
337,91269.1
State of residence
264,00854.0
Different state
73,90415.1
Born outside United States
20,8464.3
Foreign born130,29126.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
55,58011.4
Naturalized citizen
53,88811.0
Not a citizen
76,40315.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)130,291100.0
Europe25,88419.9
Asia21,95316.8
Africa1,7341.3
Oceania670.1
Latin America79,97661.4
Northern America6770.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over452,743100.0
English only263,02858.1
Language other than English189,71541.9
Speak English less than 'very well
95,44921.1
Spanish
127,05528.1
Speak English less than "very well"
69,22215.3
Other Indo-European languages
42,9689.5
Speak English less than "very well"
18,5124.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
9,3322.1
Speak English less than "very well"
3,9850.9
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population489,049100.0

Total ancestries reported

532,295108.8
Arab10,6882.2
Czech12,2840.5
Danish5980.1
Dutch14,5503.0
English16,2683.3
French (except Basque)14,9241.0
French Canadian11,1090.2
German39,8398.1
Greek2,6340.5
Hungarian5,6711.2
Irish146,2379.5
Italian81,20516.6
Lithuanian1,4760.3
Norwegian1,1940.2
Polish30,1716.2
Portuguese9310.2
Russian8,2311.7
Scotch-Irish2,4560.5
Scottish4,1120.8
Slovak2,2900.5
Subsaharan African2,8510.6
Swedish2,0330.4
Swiss1,3210.3
Ukrainian4,4620.9
United States or American13,7942.8
Welsh9450.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)7,3321.5
Other ancestries222,68945.5
(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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