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Social Statistics

Saguache county colorado dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,558100.0
Nursery school, preschool1157.4
Kindergarten1076.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)75948.7
High school (grades 9-12)41126.4
College or graduate school16610.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over3,760100.0
Less than 9th grade64817.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma48012.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)93324.8
Some college, no degree81921.8
Associate degree1423.8
Bachelor's degree45912.2
Graduate or professional degree2797.4
Percent high school graduate or higher70.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher19.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over4,561100.0
Never married1,06323.3
Now married, except separated2,54955.9
Separated1142.5
Widowed2545.6
Female
2054.5
Divorced58112.7
Female
2836.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years121100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren6553.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over4,238100.0
Civilian veterans55013.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,488100.0
With a disability976.5
Population 21 to 64 years3,385100.0
With a disability79723.5
Percent employed
49.6(X)
No disability2,58876.5
Percent employed
70.8(X)
Population 65 years and over625100.0
With a disability26442.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over5,515100.0
Same house in 19952,80250.8
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,56346.5
Same county
99218.0
Different county
1,57128.5
Same state
92416.8
Different state
64711.7
Elsewhere in 19951502.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population5,917100.0
Native5,06085.5
Born in United States
5,01784.8
State of residence
3,13352.9
Different state
1,88431.8
Born outside United States
430.7
Foreign born85714.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4567.7
Naturalized citizen
1913.2
Not a citizen
66611.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)857100.0
Europe313.6
Asia222.6
Africa00.0
Oceania91.1
Latin America78891.9
Northern America70.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over5,515100.0
English only3,50363.5
Language other than English2,01236.5
Speak English less than 'very well
93116.9
Spanish
1,92234.9
Speak English less than "very well"
91116.5
Other Indo-European languages
591.1
Speak English less than "very well"
80.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
150.3
Speak English less than "very well"
60.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population5,917100.0

Total ancestries reported

5,64195.3
Arab00.0
Czech1360.6
Danish661.1
Dutch921.6
English5399.1
French (except Basque)11262.1
French Canadian1110.2
German80413.6
Greek50.1
Hungarian180.3
Irish13405.7
Italian1091.8
Lithuanian80.1
Norwegian1081.8
Polish661.1
Portuguese100.2
Russian450.8
Scotch-Irish1021.7
Scottish791.3
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish951.6
Swiss300.5
Ukrainian50.1
United States or American2814.7
Welsh170.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)50.1
Other ancestries2,64444.7
(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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