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Social Statistics

Sherman county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school927100.0
Nursery school, preschool586.3
Kindergarten414.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)49653.5
High school (grades 9-12)23725.6
College or graduate school9510.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over1,968100.0
Less than 9th grade27714.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma25312.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)52926.9
Some college, no degree45223.0
Associate degree562.8
Bachelor's degree33517.0
Graduate or professional degree663.4
Percent high school graduate or higher73.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher20.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over2,367100.0
Never married41717.6
Now married, except separated1,63168.9
Separated381.6
Widowed1225.2
Female
913.8
Divorced1596.7
Female
793.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years63100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4165.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over2,198100.0
Civilian veterans21910.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years870100.0
With a disability131.5
Population 21 to 64 years1,660100.0
With a disability21212.8
Percent employed
50.5(X)
No disability1,44887.2
Percent employed
76.2(X)
Population 65 years and over383100.0
With a disability11730.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over2,963100.0
Same house in 19951,67056.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19951,22341.3
Same county
39913.5
Different county
82427.8
Same state
43614.7
Different state
38813.1
Elsewhere in 1995702.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population3,186100.0
Native2,79287.6
Born in United States
2,78387.4
State of residence
1,62451.0
Different state
1,15936.4
Born outside United States
90.3
Foreign born39412.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1585.0
Naturalized citizen
1223.8
Not a citizen
2728.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)394100.0
Europe00.0
Asia82.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America38698.0
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over2,963100.0
English only2,19874.2
Language other than English76525.8
Speak English less than 'very well
34311.6
Spanish
74125.0
Speak English less than "very well"
33211.2
Other Indo-European languages
100.3
Speak English less than "very well"
10.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
140.5
Speak English less than "very well"
100.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population3,186100.0

Total ancestries reported

2,65083.2
Arab00.0
Czech170.2
Danish60.2
Dutch943.0
English2798.8
French (except Basque)1471.5
French Canadian110.0
German33210.4
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish11895.9
Italian280.9
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian280.9
Polish160.5
Portuguese00.0
Russian30.1
Scotch-Irish712.2
Scottish481.5
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African30.1
Swedish250.8
Swiss10.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American42213.2
Welsh150.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)60.2
Other ancestries1,02932.3
(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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