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Social Statistics for Strafford County, New Hampshire

Strafford county new hampshire dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school34,333100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,6314.8
Kindergarten1,4804.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)12,59936.7
High school (grades 9-12)5,96717.4
College or graduate school12,65636.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over70,319100.0
Less than 9th grade3,2434.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6,3499.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)21,41230.4
Some college, no degree14,41220.5
Associate degree6,3119.0
Bachelor's degree11,90316.9
Graduate or professional degree6,6899.5
Percent high school graduate or higher86.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher26.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over90,290100.0
Never married27,82230.8
Now married, except separated46,55551.6
Separated1,4011.6
Widowed4,8845.4
Female
4,0624.5
Divorced9,62810.7
Female
5,3886.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,233100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren50641.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over85,573100.0
Civilian veterans12,85415.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years27,522100.0
With a disability2,2488.2
Population 21 to 64 years65,053100.0
With a disability10,65216.4
Percent employed
62.6(X)
No disability54,40183.6
Percent employed
84.1(X)
Population 65 years and over11,920100.0
With a disability4,58138.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over105,623100.0
Same house in 199553,17350.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199551,31748.6
Same county
24,05322.8
Different county
27,26425.8
Same state
11,52410.9
Different state
15,74014.9
Elsewhere in 19951,1331.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population112,233100.0
Native108,42096.6
Born in United States
107,13295.5
State of residence
56,31350.2
Different state
50,81945.3
Born outside United States
1,2881.1
Foreign born3,8133.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,4541.3
Naturalized citizen
1,8311.6
Not a citizen
1,9821.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)3,813100.0
Europe1,48038.8
Asia1,19931.4
Africa681.8
Oceania310.8
Latin America2546.7
Northern America78120.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over105,623100.0
English only98,28293.0
Language other than English7,3417.0
Speak English less than 'very well
1,8611.8
Spanish
9350.9
Speak English less than "very well"
2570.2
Other Indo-European languages
5,0644.8
Speak English less than "very well"
9740.9
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,0521.0
Speak English less than "very well"
5600.5
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population112,233100.0

Total ancestries reported

131,871117.5
Arab8750.8
Czech13290.3
Danish3320.3
Dutch1,3031.2
English21,39319.1
French (except Basque)118,19716.2
French Canadian111,22510.0
German9,3488.3
Greek1,3241.2
Hungarian2670.2
Irish121,79619.4
Italian7,9967.1
Lithuanian3970.4
Norwegian1,0450.9
Polish4,0963.6
Portuguese9690.9
Russian7750.7
Scotch-Irish2,7812.5
Scottish4,7684.2
Slovak760.1
Subsaharan African820.1
Swedish2,0041.8
Swiss1790.2
Ukrainian2250.2
United States or American7,0666.3
Welsh8460.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1280.1
Other ancestries12,04910.7
(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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