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Social Statistics for Saratoga County, New York

Saratoga county new york dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school51,400100.0
Nursery school, preschool3,7197.2
Kindergarten2,9065.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)23,31745.4
High school (grades 9-12)11,16121.7
College or graduate school10,29720.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over135,015100.0
Less than 9th grade4,1733.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma11,7568.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)39,11229.0
Some college, no degree24,36418.0
Associate degree13,93210.3
Bachelor's degree24,98918.5
Graduate or professional degree16,68912.4
Percent high school graduate or higher88.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher30.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over158,903100.0
Never married39,27424.7
Now married, except separated93,33158.7
Separated3,7612.4
Widowed9,1725.8
Female
7,4734.7
Divorced13,3658.4
Female
7,5594.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,089100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren71634.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over149,295100.0
Civilian veterans20,58213.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years43,928100.0
With a disability3,3997.7
Population 21 to 64 years118,328100.0
With a disability15,85813.4
Percent employed
59.1(X)
No disability102,47086.6
Percent employed
82.5(X)
Population 65 years and over22,152100.0
With a disability7,92535.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over187,572100.0
Same house in 1995109,69658.5
Different house in the U.S. in 199576,30040.7
Same county
37,20619.8
Different county
39,09420.8
Same state
25,15013.4
Different state
13,9447.4
Elsewhere in 19951,5760.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population200,635100.0
Native194,44796.9
Born in United States
192,87596.1
State of residence
156,78478.1
Different state
36,09118.0
Born outside United States
1,5720.8
Foreign born6,1883.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,6930.8
Naturalized citizen
3,8811.9
Not a citizen
2,3071.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)6,188100.0
Europe2,45039.6
Asia1,99832.3
Africa991.6
Oceania530.9
Latin America79412.8
Northern America79412.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over187,572100.0
English only177,56394.7
Language other than English10,0095.3
Speak English less than 'very well
2,4821.3
Spanish
2,6471.4
Speak English less than "very well"
7830.4
Other Indo-European languages
6,0383.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1,3330.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
9260.5
Speak English less than "very well"
3030.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population200,635100.0

Total ancestries reported

253,344126.3
Arab7680.4
Czech11,6360.8
Danish8520.4
Dutch7,7473.9
English28,06014.0
French (except Basque)121,22410.6
French Canadian17,4593.7
German33,59516.7
Greek1,0430.5
Hungarian1,2290.6
Irish149,64924.7
Italian33,18516.5
Lithuanian9680.5
Norwegian1,9611.0
Polish14,8247.4
Portuguese3050.2
Russian2,5481.3
Scotch-Irish3,4201.7
Scottish5,3262.7
Slovak8190.4
Subsaharan African1260.1
Swedish1,9501.0
Swiss5920.3
Ukrainian1,8400.9
United States or American9,1504.6
Welsh1,9311.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2330.1
Other ancestries20,90410.4
(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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