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Social Statistics

Rockbridge county virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,498100.0
Nursery school, preschool1693.8
Kindergarten3197.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,10346.8
High school (grades 9-12)1,12825.1
College or graduate school77917.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over14,556100.0
Less than 9th grade2,14914.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,07814.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,70832.3
Some college, no degree2,26115.5
Associate degree6384.4
Bachelor's degree1,48610.2
Graduate or professional degree1,2368.5
Percent high school graduate or higher71.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher18.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over17,084100.0
Never married3,60121.1
Now married, except separated10,30060.3
Separated3181.9
Widowed1,2357.2
Female
9515.6
Divorced1,6309.5
Female
8264.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years443100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren26058.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over16,186100.0
Civilian veterans2,27714.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,144100.0
With a disability45310.9
Population 21 to 64 years12,131100.0
With a disability2,70022.3
Percent employed
57.6(X)
No disability9,43177.7
Percent employed
78.8(X)
Population 65 years and over3,220100.0
With a disability1,20837.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over19,712100.0
Same house in 199512,75664.7
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,77834.4
Same county
3,67318.6
Different county
3,10515.8
Same state
1,5698.0
Different state
1,5367.8
Elsewhere in 19951780.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population20,808100.0
Native20,39298.0
Born in United States
20,30297.6
State of residence
15,28973.5
Different state
5,01324.1
Born outside United States
900.4
Foreign born4162.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1010.5
Naturalized citizen
2111.0
Not a citizen
2051.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)416100.0
Europe16840.4
Asia15637.5
Africa20.5
Oceania00.0
Latin America8320.0
Northern America71.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over19,712100.0
English only19,11197.0
Language other than English6013.0
Speak English less than 'very well
1921.0
Spanish
2271.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1050.5
Other Indo-European languages
3151.6
Speak English less than "very well"
780.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
380.2
Speak English less than "very well"
90.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population20,808100.0

Total ancestries reported

17,18382.6
Arab450.2
Czech1770.4
Danish480.2
Dutch1830.9
English2,41511.6
French (except Basque)12211.1
French Canadian1590.3
German2,81513.5
Greek490.2
Hungarian420.2
Irish11,8328.8
Italian4502.2
Lithuanian260.1
Norwegian1210.6
Polish1840.9
Portuguese90.0
Russian820.4
Scotch-Irish1,1125.3
Scottish4072.0
Slovak140.1
Subsaharan African280.1
Swedish980.5
Swiss440.2
Ukrainian200.1
United States or American4,67222.5
Welsh1200.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries2,0109.7
(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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