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Social Statistics for Bland County, Virginia

Bland county virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,436100.0
Nursery school, preschool745.2
Kindergarten553.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)61042.5
High school (grades 9-12)43930.6
College or graduate school25818.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over4,989100.0
Less than 9th grade73714.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma71414.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,90338.1
Some college, no degree87717.6
Associate degree3016.0
Bachelor's degree3026.1
Graduate or professional degree1553.1
Percent high school graduate or higher70.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher9.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over5,795100.0
Never married94416.3
Now married, except separated4,05770.0
Separated1001.7
Widowed3576.2
Female
3245.6
Divorced3375.8
Female
1652.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years115100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren5346.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over5,549100.0
Civilian veterans92416.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,255100.0
With a disability14411.5
Population 21 to 64 years3,706100.0
With a disability1,00327.1
Percent employed
42.7(X)
No disability2,70372.9
Percent employed
74.6(X)
Population 65 years and over966100.0
With a disability56358.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over6,563100.0
Same house in 19954,55869.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19951,90029.0
Same county
67410.3
Different county
1,22618.7
Same state
5508.4
Different state
67610.3
Elsewhere in 19951051.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population6,871100.0
Native6,81599.2
Born in United States
6,80699.1
State of residence
3,36148.9
Different state
3,44550.1
Born outside United States
90.1
Foreign born560.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
230.3
Naturalized citizen
430.6
Not a citizen
130.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)56100.0
Europe3358.9
Asia1628.6
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America712.5
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over6,563100.0
English only6,36897.0
Language other than English1953.0
Speak English less than 'very well
1051.6
Spanish
901.4
Speak English less than "very well"
260.4
Other Indo-European languages
1051.6
Speak English less than "very well"
791.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
00.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population6,871100.0

Total ancestries reported

4,43964.6
Arab00.0
Czech1230.3
Danish00.0
Dutch1662.4
English5708.3
French (except Basque)1630.9
French Canadian160.1
German5908.6
Greek00.0
Hungarian70.1
Irish15417.9
Italian1652.4
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian140.2
Polish330.5
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish1822.6
Scottish550.8
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish150.2
Swiss701.0
Ukrainian50.1
United States or American1,41720.6
Welsh210.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries4967.2
(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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