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Social Statistics for Boulder County, Colorado

Boulder county colorado dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics





NOTE: Data based on a sample except in P3, P4, H3, and H4. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, definitions, and count corrections see https://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/index.xhtml.


Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school90,124100.0
Nursery school, preschool5,7096.3
Kindergarten3,9834.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)30,52833.9
High school (grades 9-12)14,24715.8
College or graduate school35,65739.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over186,126100.0
Less than 9th grade5,5823.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7,8224.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)28,06415.1
Some college, no degree36,52019.6
Associate degree10,6395.7
Bachelor's degree58,01231.2
Graduate or professional degree39,48721.2
Percent high school graduate or higher92.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher52.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over235,422100.0
Never married77,34632.9
Now married, except separated122,62852.1
Separated2,8641.2
Widowed8,7513.7
Female
7,2513.1
Divorced23,83310.1
Female
13,8365.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,722100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,03137.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over224,624100.0
Civilian veterans22,43710.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years66,267100.0
With a disability3,9986.0
Population 21 to 64 years183,894100.0
With a disability20,20011.0
Percent employed
65.6(X)
No disability163,69489.0
Percent employed
81.9(X)
Population 65 years and over21,710100.0
With a disability8,01636.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over273,719100.0
Same house in 1995111,56040.8
Different house in the U.S. in 1995151,57755.4
Same county
66,65224.4
Different county
84,92531.0
Same state
27,27610.0
Different state
57,64921.1
Elsewhere in 199510,5823.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population291,288100.0
Native264,00990.6
Born in United States
260,38889.4
State of residence
89,61030.8
Different state
170,77858.6
Born outside United States
3,6211.2
Foreign born27,2799.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
15,5415.3
Naturalized citizen
7,9232.7
Not a citizen
19,3566.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)27,279100.0
Europe6,03622.1
Asia7,24226.5
Africa6902.5
Oceania2851.0
Latin America11,69642.9
Northern America1,3304.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over273,719100.0
English only236,44186.4
Language other than English37,27813.6
Speak English less than 'very well
15,9495.8
Spanish
21,4047.8
Speak English less than "very well"
11,0114.0
Other Indo-European languages
8,8913.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1,9830.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
5,7852.1
Speak English less than "very well"
2,6371.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population291,288100.0

Total ancestries reported

344,670118.3
Arab1,1240.4
Czech12,7761.0
Danish3,8671.3
Dutch5,9072.0
English43,42914.9
French (except Basque)110,2573.5
French Canadian12,3930.8
German70,25824.1
Greek1,0940.4
Hungarian2,0490.7
Irish140,35813.9
Italian15,3895.3
Lithuanian9390.3
Norwegian8,8793.0
Polish9,9393.4
Portuguese5570.2
Russian5,3401.8
Scotch-Irish7,5722.6
Scottish11,4473.9
Slovak7410.3
Subsaharan African7170.2
Swedish9,3273.2
Swiss2,0410.7
Ukrainian1,1440.4
United States or American11,6714.0
Welsh3,8031.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2050.1
Other ancestries71,44724.5
(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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