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Social Statistics for Refugio County, Texas

Refugio county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,906100.0
Nursery school, preschool1005.2
Kindergarten653.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,03954.5
High school (grades 9-12)53628.1
College or graduate school1668.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,178100.0
Less than 9th grade79415.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma85616.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,68532.5
Some college, no degree1,05320.3
Associate degree1913.7
Bachelor's degree3907.5
Graduate or professional degree2094.0
Percent high school graduate or higher68.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over6,168100.0
Never married1,36222.1
Now married, except separated3,60758.5
Separated1372.2
Widowed5228.5
Female
4206.8
Divorced5408.8
Female
2644.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years266100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren15457.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over5,779100.0
Civilian veterans80213.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,870100.0
With a disability1498.0
Population 21 to 64 years4,111100.0
With a disability97323.7
Percent employed
59.0(X)
No disability3,13876.3
Percent employed
73.2(X)
Population 65 years and over1,247100.0
With a disability53643.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over7,343100.0
Same house in 19954,67063.6
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,62735.8
Same county
1,56221.3
Different county
1,06514.5
Same state
88312.0
Different state
1822.5
Elsewhere in 1995460.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population7,828100.0
Native7,62197.4
Born in United States
7,58796.9
State of residence
6,89788.1
Different state
6908.8
Born outside United States
340.4
Foreign born2072.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
761.0
Naturalized citizen
971.2
Not a citizen
1101.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)207100.0
Europe188.7
Asia2210.6
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America16680.2
Northern America10.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over7,343100.0
English only4,98067.8
Language other than English2,36332.2
Speak English less than 'very well
73310.0
Spanish
2,28031.0
Speak English less than "very well"
7119.7
Other Indo-European languages
721.0
Speak English less than "very well"
170.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
50.1
Speak English less than "very well"
50.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population7,828100.0

Total ancestries reported

7,31493.4
Arab190.2
Czech11291.6
Danish80.1
Dutch490.6
English4505.7
French (except Basque)11431.8
French Canadian1210.3
German96512.3
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish16728.6
Italian871.1
Lithuanian130.2
Norwegian190.2
Polish480.6
Portuguese00.0
Russian20.0
Scotch-Irish1221.6
Scottish530.7
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish390.5
Swiss30.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American3033.9
Welsh140.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries4,15553.1
(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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