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Social Statistics

Radford, Radford virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics,







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school8,502100.0
Nursery school, preschool1151.4
Kindergarten871.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)96911.4
High school (grades 9-12)3794.5
College or graduate school6,95281.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,766100.0
Less than 9th grade5187.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6069.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,32919.6
Some college, no degree1,52922.6
Associate degree4807.1
Bachelor's degree1,25418.5
Graduate or professional degree1,05015.5
Percent high school graduate or higher83.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher34.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over14,104100.0
Never married7,88855.9
Now married, except separated4,76133.8
Separated2341.7
Widowed6044.3
Female
5714.0
Divorced6174.4
Female
4203.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years117100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren8471.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over13,798100.0
Civilian veterans1,1148.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years5,323100.0
With a disability4919.2
Population 21 to 64 years8,373100.0
With a disability1,24114.8
Percent employed
62.9(X)
No disability7,13285.2
Percent employed
72.0(X)
Population 65 years and over1,535100.0
With a disability70345.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over15,267100.0
Same house in 19954,81731.6
Different house in the U.S. in 199510,13666.4
Same county
1,2508.2
Different county
8,88658.2
Same state
6,68443.8
Different state
2,20214.4
Elsewhere in 19953142.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population15,859100.0
Native15,46097.5
Born in United States
15,30296.5
State of residence
9,82962.0
Different state
5,47334.5
Born outside United States
1581.0
Foreign born3992.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2391.5
Naturalized citizen
1891.2
Not a citizen
2101.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)399100.0
Europe10526.3
Asia13233.1
Africa4210.5
Oceania00.0
Latin America8521.3
Northern America358.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over15,267100.0
English only14,46994.8
Language other than English7985.2
Speak English less than 'very well
2091.4
Spanish
3552.3
Speak English less than "very well"
910.6
Other Indo-European languages
3222.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1070.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
940.6
Speak English less than "very well"
110.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population15,859100.0

Total ancestries reported

14,21689.6
Arab00.0
Czech1720.5
Danish380.2
Dutch2121.3
English1,76911.2
French (except Basque)12481.6
French Canadian11280.8
German2,27814.4
Greek450.3
Hungarian550.3
Irish11,85511.7
Italian6324.0
Lithuanian80.1
Norwegian590.4
Polish3472.2
Portuguese380.2
Russian780.5
Scotch-Irish6123.9
Scottish5533.5
Slovak470.3
Subsaharan African590.4
Swedish1290.8
Swiss420.3
Ukrainian70.0
United States or American2,09613.2
Welsh1060.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)300.2
Other ancestries2,67316.9
(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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