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Social Statistics

Rio blanco county colorado dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,726100.0
Nursery school, preschool724.2
Kindergarten854.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)72842.2
High school (grades 9-12)45626.4
College or graduate school38522.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over3,857100.0
Less than 9th grade1634.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2857.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,23432.0
Some college, no degree1,10028.5
Associate degree3238.4
Bachelor's degree49512.8
Graduate or professional degree2576.7
Percent high school graduate or higher88.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher19.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over4,741100.0
Never married1,06322.4
Now married, except separated2,92461.7
Separated701.5
Widowed2054.3
Female
1703.6
Divorced47910.1
Female
2174.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years86100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren5968.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over4,381100.0
Civilian veterans67315.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,583100.0
With a disability1026.4
Population 21 to 64 years3,379100.0
With a disability44413.1
Percent employed
56.1(X)
No disability2,93586.9
Percent employed
81.4(X)
Population 65 years and over655100.0
With a disability25538.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over5,639100.0
Same house in 19952,89451.3
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,66747.3
Same county
1,21121.5
Different county
1,45625.8
Same state
78013.8
Different state
67612.0
Elsewhere in 1995781.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population5,986100.0
Native5,79796.8
Born in United States
5,76596.3
State of residence
3,02450.5
Different state
2,74145.8
Born outside United States
320.5
Foreign born1893.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1021.7
Naturalized citizen
661.1
Not a citizen
1232.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)189100.0
Europe5529.1
Asia2513.2
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America9550.3
Northern America147.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over5,639100.0
English only5,26893.4
Language other than English3716.6
Speak English less than 'very well
1622.9
Spanish
2484.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1202.1
Other Indo-European languages
1132.0
Speak English less than "very well"
370.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
30.1
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population5,986100.0

Total ancestries reported

6,237104.2
Arab20.0
Czech1400.7
Danish841.4
Dutch1642.7
English91815.3
French (except Basque)12504.2
French Canadian1490.8
German1,30121.7
Greek210.4
Hungarian330.6
Irish182513.8
Italian1141.9
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian1492.5
Polish1272.1
Portuguese130.2
Russian450.8
Scotch-Irish1232.1
Scottish2193.7
Slovak20.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish1993.3
Swiss360.6
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American4798.0
Welsh771.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries96716.2
(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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