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Social Statistics for Pulaski County, Virginia

Pulaski county virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school6,831100.0
Nursery school, preschool3905.7
Kindergarten5237.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,14946.1
High school (grades 9-12)1,47321.6
College or graduate school1,29619.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over25,362100.0
Less than 9th grade2,98811.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,54914.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)8,59033.9
Some college, no degree5,06320.0
Associate degree2,0097.9
Bachelor's degree2,0208.0
Graduate or professional degree1,1434.5
Percent high school graduate or higher74.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over29,065100.0
Never married5,08617.5
Now married, except separated17,57160.5
Separated7862.7
Widowed2,5998.9
Female
2,1137.3
Divorced3,02310.4
Female
1,6635.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years769100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren25933.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over27,927100.0
Civilian veterans4,08814.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years6,101100.0
With a disability5739.4
Population 21 to 64 years20,870100.0
With a disability4,53021.7
Percent employed
48.4(X)
No disability16,34078.3
Percent employed
77.6(X)
Population 65 years and over5,089100.0
With a disability2,46148.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over33,112100.0
Same house in 199520,68162.5
Different house in the U.S. in 199512,35337.3
Same county
7,69623.2
Different county
4,65714.1
Same state
3,1749.6
Different state
1,4834.5
Elsewhere in 1995780.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population35,127100.0
Native34,91199.4
Born in United States
34,78899.0
State of residence
27,74979.0
Different state
7,03920.0
Born outside United States
1230.4
Foreign born2160.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
950.3
Naturalized citizen
1390.4
Not a citizen
770.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)216100.0
Europe6831.5
Asia4018.5
Africa2913.4
Oceania00.0
Latin America7233.3
Northern America73.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over33,112100.0
English only32,41397.9
Language other than English6992.1
Speak English less than 'very well
3741.1
Spanish
2700.8
Speak English less than "very well"
1250.4
Other Indo-European languages
3201.0
Speak English less than "very well"
1820.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
180.1
Speak English less than "very well"
110.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population35,127100.0

Total ancestries reported

24,41269.5
Arab330.1
Czech1620.2
Danish20.0
Dutch5821.7
English2,7497.8
French (except Basque)13621.0
French Canadian1900.3
German3,0468.7
Greek920.3
Hungarian730.2
Irish13,0018.5
Italian5541.6
Lithuanian110.0
Norwegian840.2
Polish1130.3
Portuguese110.0
Russian190.1
Scotch-Irish9022.6
Scottish5541.6
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African260.1
Swedish1100.3
Swiss400.1
Ukrainian120.0
United States or American7,94022.6
Welsh1270.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)200.1
Other ancestries3,79710.8
(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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