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Social Statistics

Rockingham county virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






NOTE: Data based on a sample except in P3, P4, H3, and H4. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, definitions, and count corrections see http://factfinder.census.gov/home/en/datanotes/expsf3.htm.


Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school16,106100.0
Nursery school, preschool9495.9
Kindergarten9125.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)7,71347.9
High school (grades 9-12)3,70823.0
College or graduate school2,82417.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over45,123100.0
Less than 9th grade5,49812.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6,97515.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)15,93435.3
Some college, no degree6,98615.5
Associate degree1,7773.9
Bachelor's degree5,08311.3
Graduate or professional degree2,8706.4
Percent high school graduate or higher72.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher17.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over53,793100.0
Never married11,49221.4
Now married, except separated33,62062.5
Separated1,2072.2
Widowed3,6096.7
Female
2,9555.5
Divorced3,8657.2
Female
2,0233.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,221100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren58848.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over51,010100.0
Civilian veterans6,09612.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years15,352100.0
With a disability1,2087.9
Population 21 to 64 years38,657100.0
With a disability6,53716.9
Percent employed
59.7(X)
No disability32,12083.1
Percent employed
83.3(X)
Population 65 years and over9,132100.0
With a disability3,79641.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over63,473100.0
Same house in 199539,73762.6
Different house in the U.S. in 199523,04136.3
Same county
13,35321.0
Different county
9,68815.3
Same state
5,7479.1
Different state
3,9416.2
Elsewhere in 19956951.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population67,725100.0
Native65,50296.7
Born in United States
65,12996.2
State of residence
49,69073.4
Different state
15,43922.8
Born outside United States
3730.6
Foreign born2,2233.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,3242.0
Naturalized citizen
6090.9
Not a citizen
1,6142.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,223100.0
Europe62428.1
Asia25311.4
Africa693.1
Oceania130.6
Latin America1,20954.4
Northern America552.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over63,473100.0
English only59,94594.4
Language other than English3,5285.6
Speak English less than 'very well
1,9263.0
Spanish
2,2283.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1,4222.2
Other Indo-European languages
1,0341.6
Speak English less than "very well"
3870.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1490.2
Speak English less than "very well"
620.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population67,725100.0

Total ancestries reported

54,50580.5
Arab960.1
Czech1620.1
Danish1170.2
Dutch9781.4
English6,0949.0
French (except Basque)19131.3
French Canadian12430.4
German15,75923.3
Greek1040.2
Hungarian1280.2
Irish14,2786.3
Italian1,1051.6
Lithuanian470.1
Norwegian2780.4
Polish6260.9
Portuguese50.0
Russian4320.6
Scotch-Irish1,6632.5
Scottish1,0941.6
Slovak440.1
Subsaharan African760.1
Swedish2570.4
Swiss1,1451.7
Ukrainian1860.3
United States or American11,84917.5
Welsh3700.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)120.0
Other ancestries6,5449.7
(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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