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Social Statistics for Prince George S County, Maryland

Prince george s county maryland dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school249,844100.0
Nursery school, preschool14,3525.7
Kindergarten11,9874.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)102,01640.8
High school (grades 9-12)48,82719.5
College or graduate school72,66229.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over503,698100.0
Less than 9th grade23,5534.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma52,58810.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)137,26527.3
Some college, no degree126,03325.0
Associate degree27,4715.5
Bachelor's degree85,32516.9
Graduate or professional degree51,46310.2
Percent high school graduate or higher84.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher27.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over619,339100.0
Never married217,45135.1
Now married, except separated286,90346.3
Separated24,5544.0
Widowed32,8815.3
Female
27,1124.4
Divorced57,5509.3
Female
35,8785.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years26,678100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren10,50839.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over580,295100.0
Civilian veterans77,86313.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years193,018100.0
With a disability14,4437.5
Population 21 to 64 years479,163100.0
With a disability91,54319.1
Percent employed
64.0(X)
No disability387,62080.9
Percent employed
79.5(X)
Population 65 years and over59,611100.0
With a disability23,84640.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over743,851100.0
Same house in 1995392,01452.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995321,37043.2
Same county
180,41524.3
Different county
140,95518.9
Same state
39,5245.3
Different state
101,43113.6
Elsewhere in 199530,4674.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population801,515100.0
Native691,03486.2
Born in United States
681,16285.0
State of residence
185,48623.1
Different state
495,67661.8
Born outside United States
9,8721.2
Foreign born110,48113.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
52,4606.5
Naturalized citizen
42,8175.3
Not a citizen
67,6648.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)110,481100.0
Europe6,7796.1
Asia25,36323.0
Africa22,56220.4
Oceania1430.1
Latin America54,52249.3
Northern America1,1121.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over743,851100.0
English only625,41984.1
Language other than English118,43215.9
Speak English less than 'very well
53,7437.2
Spanish
56,4367.6
Speak English less than "very well"
32,7754.4
Other Indo-European languages
24,7533.3
Speak English less than "very well"
7,4851.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
20,4632.8
Speak English less than "very well"
9,5561.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population801,515100.0

Total ancestries reported

774,52396.6
Arab2,0980.3
Czech11,2250.2
Danish9790.1
Dutch3,8350.5
English31,2593.9
French (except Basque)17,3250.9
French Canadian12,3710.3
German44,1175.5
Greek1,4560.2
Hungarian1,7100.2
Irish141,3235.2
Italian18,1682.3
Lithuanian9700.1
Norwegian1,9110.2
Polish9,0941.1
Portuguese1,0110.1
Russian3,5650.4
Scotch-Irish5,6840.7
Scottish5,8910.7
Slovak1,2430.2
Subsaharan African34,8414.3
Swedish2,4200.3
Swiss8450.1
Ukrainian1,2000.1
United States or American23,6202.9
Welsh2,8140.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)20,2712.5
Other ancestries503,27762.8
(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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