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Social Statistics

Ross county ohio dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school17,385100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,0456.0
Kindergarten9845.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)8,28547.7
High school (grades 9-12)4,26224.5
College or graduate school2,80916.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over49,443100.0
Less than 9th grade3,0266.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma8,77017.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)20,88242.2
Some college, no degree8,67417.5
Associate degree2,4915.0
Bachelor's degree3,6427.4
Graduate or professional degree1,9584.0
Percent high school graduate or higher76.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over58,848100.0
Never married13,59923.1
Now married, except separated32,40555.1
Separated1,0931.9
Widowed4,3827.4
Female
3,3915.8
Divorced7,36912.5
Female
3,3275.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,228100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren63551.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over55,749100.0
Civilian veterans8,72515.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years15,469100.0
With a disability1,2838.3
Population 21 to 64 years39,885100.0
With a disability8,62021.6
Percent employed
50.4(X)
No disability31,26578.4
Percent employed
75.8(X)
Population 65 years and over8,364100.0
With a disability4,00047.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over68,826100.0
Same house in 199540,01258.1
Different house in the U.S. in 199528,36341.2
Same county
18,21626.5
Different county
10,14714.7
Same state
7,11410.3
Different state
3,0334.4
Elsewhere in 19954510.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population73,345100.0
Native72,80799.3
Born in United States
72,49698.8
State of residence
62,21184.8
Different state
10,28514.0
Born outside United States
3110.4
Foreign born5380.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2380.3
Naturalized citizen
3030.4
Not a citizen
2350.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)538100.0
Europe11321.0
Asia23543.7
Africa50.9
Oceania132.4
Latin America11321.0
Northern America5911.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over68,826100.0
English only66,90297.2
Language other than English1,9242.8
Speak English less than 'very well
6110.9
Spanish
8281.2
Speak English less than "very well"
2790.4
Other Indo-European languages
7691.1
Speak English less than "very well"
2090.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1640.2
Speak English less than "very well"
960.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population73,345100.0

Total ancestries reported

60,34682.3
Arab390.1
Czech1980.1
Danish820.1
Dutch1,5172.1
English7,2639.9
French (except Basque)11,0261.4
French Canadian11570.2
German14,47519.7
Greek950.1
Hungarian1600.2
Irish17,74410.6
Italian1,1121.5
Lithuanian310.0
Norwegian830.1
Polish4350.6
Portuguese140.0
Russian500.1
Scotch-Irish8911.2
Scottish1,1851.6
Slovak620.1
Subsaharan African3510.5
Swedish1690.2
Swiss310.0
Ukrainian70.0
United States or American13,37818.2
Welsh8031.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)550.1
Other ancestries9,03312.3
(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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