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Prince william county virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school83,548100.0
Nursery school, preschool5,9597.1
Kindergarten5,1586.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)38,57946.2
High school (grades 9-12)17,54221.0
College or graduate school16,31019.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over171,058100.0
Less than 9th grade7,0984.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma12,1117.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)42,55424.9
Some college, no degree42,94525.1
Associate degree12,5317.3
Bachelor's degree34,66620.3
Graduate or professional degree19,15311.2
Percent high school graduate or higher88.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher31.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over208,496100.0
Never married52,38025.1
Now married, except separated125,97560.4
Separated6,3163.0
Widowed6,3803.1
Female
5,0822.4
Divorced17,4458.4
Female
10,2984.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years6,239100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2,44039.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over187,335100.0
Civilian veterans34,63918.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years71,079100.0
With a disability4,4986.3
Population 21 to 64 years164,893100.0
With a disability22,31313.5
Percent employed
69.0(X)
No disability142,58086.5
Percent employed
82.8(X)
Population 65 years and over12,342100.0
With a disability4,79238.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over257,038100.0
Same house in 1995117,25945.6
Different house in the U.S. in 1995129,37150.3
Same county
47,30218.4
Different county
82,06931.9
Same state
40,34915.7
Different state
41,72016.2
Elsewhere in 199510,4084.0
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population280,813100.0
Native248,62788.5
Born in United States
240,73185.7
State of residence
97,78434.8
Different state
142,94750.9
Born outside United States
7,8962.8
Foreign born32,18611.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
13,5024.8
Naturalized citizen
13,3914.8
Not a citizen
18,7956.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)32,186100.0
Europe4,43513.8
Asia9,22928.7
Africa3,0289.4
Oceania540.2
Latin America15,00846.6
Northern America4321.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over257,038100.0
English only215,17383.7
Language other than English41,86516.3
Speak English less than 'very well
17,2246.7
Spanish
23,2469.0
Speak English less than "very well"
11,3854.4
Other Indo-European languages
9,8533.8
Speak English less than "very well"
2,6411.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
5,8452.3
Speak English less than "very well"
2,5511.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population280,813100.0

Total ancestries reported

304,593108.5
Arab1,4710.5
Czech11,2380.4
Danish9700.3
Dutch3,4121.2
English28,46810.1
French (except Basque)16,8202.4
French Canadian12,2630.8
German42,50515.1
Greek1,1340.4
Hungarian1,6610.6
Irish135,97912.8
Italian14,2805.1
Lithuanian7010.2
Norwegian2,1940.8
Polish7,7792.8
Portuguese9880.4
Russian1,5880.6
Scotch-Irish5,3151.9
Scottish6,1052.2
Slovak7920.3
Subsaharan African4,5921.6
Swedish2,7951.0
Swiss7500.3
Ukrainian7400.3
United States or American21,8987.8
Welsh2,4870.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1,9070.7
Other ancestries103,76137.0
(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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