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Social Statistics for Pitkin County, Colorado

Pitkin county colorado dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,799100.0
Nursery school, preschool2187.8
Kindergarten973.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,19342.6
High school (grades 9-12)63222.6
College or graduate school65923.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over11,322100.0
Less than 9th grade1681.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2492.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,23710.9
Some college, no degree2,61023.1
Associate degree5925.2
Bachelor's degree4,53140.0
Graduate or professional degree1,93517.1
Percent high school graduate or higher96.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher57.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over12,833100.0
Never married5,04939.3
Now married, except separated5,69744.4
Separated1951.5
Widowed2331.8
Female
1651.3
Divorced1,65912.9
Female
9167.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years35100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren00.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over12,417100.0
Civilian veterans1,1139.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,184100.0
With a disability1265.8
Population 21 to 64 years11,045100.0
With a disability1,78916.2
Percent employed
87.8(X)
No disability9,25683.8
Percent employed
82.8(X)
Population 65 years and over997100.0
With a disability13313.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over14,260100.0
Same house in 19956,27544.0
Different house in the U.S. in 19957,29951.2
Same county
3,34723.5
Different county
3,95227.7
Same state
1,3909.7
Different state
2,56218.0
Elsewhere in 19956864.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population14,872100.0
Native13,25589.1
Born in United States
13,13088.3
State of residence
3,24221.8
Different state
9,88866.5
Born outside United States
1250.8
Foreign born1,61710.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
7515.0
Naturalized citizen
5884.0
Not a citizen
1,0296.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,617100.0
Europe53733.2
Asia1499.2
Africa613.8
Oceania744.6
Latin America64139.6
Northern America1559.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over14,260100.0
English only12,53587.9
Language other than English1,72512.1
Speak English less than 'very well
6204.3
Spanish
9626.7
Speak English less than "very well"
4903.4
Other Indo-European languages
6484.5
Speak English less than "very well"
970.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
640.4
Speak English less than "very well"
280.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population14,872100.0

Total ancestries reported

17,330116.5
Arab60.0
Czech12261.5
Danish1491.0
Dutch4433.0
English2,56417.2
French (except Basque)16944.7
French Canadian11421.0
German2,75418.5
Greek870.6
Hungarian1340.9
Irish12,23615.0
Italian8485.7
Lithuanian980.7
Norwegian4923.3
Polish4042.7
Portuguese390.3
Russian4433.0
Scotch-Irish3152.1
Scottish7465.0
Slovak100.1
Subsaharan African920.6
Swedish4503.0
Swiss2041.4
Ukrainian470.3
United States or American6664.5
Welsh2871.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)120.1
Other ancestries2,74218.4
(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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