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Social Statistics for Solano County, California

Solano county california dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school116,471100.0
Nursery school, preschool6,2115.3
Kindergarten6,5055.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)52,58345.1
High school (grades 9-12)26,56022.8
College or graduate school24,61221.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over246,488100.0
Less than 9th grade15,2996.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma24,72910.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)60,36724.5
Some college, no degree71,46429.0
Associate degree21,9148.9
Bachelor's degree37,13015.1
Graduate or professional degree15,5856.3
Percent high school graduate or higher83.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher21.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over301,058100.0
Never married77,76225.8
Now married, except separated169,97156.5
Separated6,8802.3
Widowed16,4315.5
Female
12,9254.3
Divorced30,01410.0
Female
17,4395.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years10,824100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4,10037.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over276,329100.0
Civilian veterans45,47116.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years98,614100.0
With a disability7,5697.7
Population 21 to 64 years213,542100.0
With a disability43,34820.3
Percent employed
59.5(X)
No disability170,19479.7
Percent employed
76.5(X)
Population 65 years and over35,511100.0
With a disability15,40243.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over366,302100.0
Same house in 1995182,89849.9
Different house in the U.S. in 1995170,74646.6
Same county
90,51224.7
Different county
80,23421.9
Same state
59,89216.4
Different state
20,3425.6
Elsewhere in 199512,6583.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population394,542100.0
Native328,04683.1
Born in United States
319,97481.1
State of residence
211,40153.6
Different state
108,57327.5
Born outside United States
8,0722.0
Foreign born66,49616.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
20,4955.2
Naturalized citizen
35,3018.9
Not a citizen
31,1957.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)66,485100.0
Europe5,7238.6
Asia33,70750.7
Africa5170.8
Oceania7621.1
Latin America24,64337.1
Northern America1,1331.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over366,302100.0
English only276,34775.4
Language other than English89,95524.6
Speak English less than 'very well
36,1549.9
Spanish
44,18712.1
Speak English less than "very well"
20,7215.7
Other Indo-European languages
10,4042.8
Speak English less than "very well"
2,7400.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
33,9189.3
Speak English less than "very well"
12,2953.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population394,542100.0

Total ancestries reported

421,706106.9
Arab1,3020.3
Czech11,4770.4
Danish2,6640.7
Dutch4,9381.3
English30,2417.7
French (except Basque)110,5022.7
French Canadian12,2690.6
German42,77210.8
Greek1,5110.4
Hungarian1,0500.3
Irish136,1809.2
Italian18,9774.8
Lithuanian5730.1
Norwegian6,7451.7
Polish4,8461.2
Portuguese6,4641.6
Russian2,0840.5
Scotch-Irish5,0381.3
Scottish6,7981.7
Slovak2730.1
Subsaharan African3,1130.8
Swedish5,2171.3
Swiss1,0050.3
Ukrainian4000.1
United States or American15,5263.9
Welsh2,2600.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)8200.2
Other ancestries206,66152.4
(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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