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Social Statistics

Pecos county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,947100.0
Nursery school, preschool2545.1
Kindergarten2284.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,24345.3
High school (grades 9-12)1,43529.0
College or graduate school78715.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over9,870100.0
Less than 9th grade2,25922.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,44314.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,90429.4
Some college, no degree1,70817.3
Associate degree2812.8
Bachelor's degree7737.8
Graduate or professional degree5025.1
Percent high school graduate or higher62.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over13,080100.0
Never married2,39818.3
Now married, except separated8,75867.0
Separated3832.9
Widowed7505.7
Female
5354.1
Divorced7916.0
Female
4043.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years555100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren25445.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over12,174100.0
Civilian veterans1,22710.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,316100.0
With a disability4299.9
Population 21 to 64 years7,493100.0
With a disability2,37231.7
Percent employed
62.2(X)
No disability5,12168.3
Percent employed
74.7(X)
Population 65 years and over1,856100.0
With a disability94851.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over15,742100.0
Same house in 19958,94756.8
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,35140.3
Same county
2,70817.2
Different county
3,64323.1
Same state
2,76717.6
Different state
8765.6
Elsewhere in 19954442.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population16,809100.0
Native14,53886.5
Born in United States
14,43585.9
State of residence
12,33773.4
Different state
2,09812.5
Born outside United States
1030.6
Foreign born2,27113.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4322.6
Naturalized citizen
9525.7
Not a citizen
1,3197.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,271100.0
Europe441.9
Asia381.7
Africa70.3
Oceania80.4
Latin America2,14994.6
Northern America251.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over15,742100.0
English only6,94944.1
Language other than English8,79355.9
Speak English less than 'very well
3,36521.4
Spanish
8,59354.6
Speak English less than "very well"
3,31221.0
Other Indo-European languages
1541.0
Speak English less than "very well"
450.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
150.1
Speak English less than "very well"
80.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population16,809100.0

Total ancestries reported

13,79282.1
Arab00.0
Czech1740.4
Danish160.1
Dutch1510.9
English6844.1
French (except Basque)11150.7
French Canadian180.0
German8405.0
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish18034.8
Italian530.3
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian90.1
Polish890.5
Portuguese20.0
Russian80.0
Scotch-Irish2381.4
Scottish1941.2
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African50.0
Swedish160.1
Swiss70.0
Ukrainian50.0
United States or American8975.3
Welsh120.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries9,56656.9
(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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