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Social Statistics

Bexar county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school407,384100.0
Nursery school, preschool25,5766.3
Kindergarten24,3806.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)181,30344.5
High school (grades 9-12)88,05021.6
College or graduate school88,07521.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over849,004100.0
Less than 9th grade95,96211.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma99,91811.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)206,34524.3
Some college, no degree203,21423.9
Associate degree51,1116.0
Bachelor's degree121,66914.3
Graduate or professional degree70,7858.3
Percent high school graduate or higher76.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher22.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over1,060,445100.0
Never married295,04427.8
Now married, except separated554,68552.3
Separated29,0902.7
Widowed61,4595.8
Female
50,7434.8
Divorced120,16711.3
Female
72,4796.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years43,579100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren18,06641.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over972,258100.0
Civilian veterans153,69615.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years346,313100.0
With a disability30,9758.9
Population 21 to 64 years758,844100.0
With a disability167,34522.1
Percent employed
58.1(X)
No disability591,49977.9
Percent employed
73.9(X)
Population 65 years and over138,157100.0
With a disability63,06745.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over1,283,614100.0
Same house in 1995656,81851.2
Different house in the U.S. in 1995589,41045.9
Same county
396,54430.9
Different county
192,86615.0
Same state
89,2557.0
Different state
103,6118.1
Elsewhere in 199537,3862.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population1,392,931100.0
Native1,241,59189.1
Born in United States
1,213,71387.1
State of residence
910,72665.4
Different state
302,98721.8
Born outside United States
27,8782.0
Foreign born151,34010.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
52,3723.8
Naturalized citizen
63,4324.6
Not a citizen
87,9086.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)151,340100.0
Europe10,8847.2
Asia19,14212.6
Africa1,6281.1
Oceania2940.2
Latin America116,98977.3
Northern America2,4031.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over1,283,614100.0
English only729,26856.8
Language other than English554,34643.2
Speak English less than 'very well
189,29614.7
Spanish
517,88740.3
Speak English less than "very well"
177,85813.9
Other Indo-European languages
18,5151.4
Speak English less than "very well"
3,9440.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
14,8611.2
Speak English less than "very well"
6,5640.5
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population1,392,931100.0

Total ancestries reported

1,388,89599.7
Arab4,2560.3
Czech17,5480.5
Danish2,8900.2
Dutch9,2630.7
English78,0575.6
French (except Basque)127,6582.0
French Canadian15,1540.4
German141,50210.2
Greek2,4500.2
Hungarian2,0200.1
Irish181,2855.8
Italian27,7702.0
Lithuanian1,1120.1
Norwegian6,7330.5
Polish21,0741.5
Portuguese1,6490.1
Russian3,7840.3
Scotch-Irish19,7891.4
Scottish15,9291.1
Slovak7120.1
Subsaharan African5,2270.4
Swedish7,1460.5
Swiss1,8950.1
Ukrainian1,0500.1
United States or American48,7993.5
Welsh4,8950.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1,9530.1
Other ancestries857,29561.5
(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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