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Bowie county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school22,200100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,3406.0
Kindergarten1,3576.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)10,40846.9
High school (grades 9-12)5,86926.4
College or graduate school3,22614.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over58,767100.0
Less than 9th grade4,3937.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma8,95415.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)18,71131.8
Some college, no degree14,20124.2
Associate degree3,0285.2
Bachelor's degree5,95910.1
Graduate or professional degree3,5216.0
Percent high school graduate or higher77.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over70,974100.0
Never married15,44521.8
Now married, except separated39,62555.8
Separated2,3453.3
Widowed5,8708.3
Female
4,9136.9
Divorced7,68910.8
Female
4,2986.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,175100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,31960.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over67,025100.0
Civilian veterans10,02014.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years19,725100.0
With a disability1,8259.3
Population 21 to 64 years45,971100.0
With a disability10,91123.7
Percent employed
51.0(X)
No disability35,06076.3
Percent employed
76.3(X)
Population 65 years and over11,420100.0
With a disability5,54848.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over83,487100.0
Same house in 199544,04452.8
Different house in the U.S. in 199538,93246.6
Same county
21,77426.1
Different county
17,15820.6
Same state
8,0409.6
Different state
9,11810.9
Elsewhere in 19955110.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population89,306100.0
Native87,97498.5
Born in United States
87,51698.0
State of residence
56,83063.6
Different state
30,68634.4
Born outside United States
4580.5
Foreign born1,3321.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
5360.6
Naturalized citizen
5280.6
Not a citizen
8040.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,332100.0
Europe21316.0
Asia27120.3
Africa251.9
Oceania120.9
Latin America72254.2
Northern America896.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over83,487100.0
English only78,91994.5
Language other than English4,5685.5
Speak English less than 'very well
1,2211.5
Spanish
3,5244.2
Speak English less than "very well"
9101.1
Other Indo-European languages
6210.7
Speak English less than "very well"
1910.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
3470.4
Speak English less than "very well"
790.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population89,306100.0

Total ancestries reported

69,54477.9
Arab250.0
Czech12510.3
Danish1500.2
Dutch1,1421.3
English6,0956.8
French (except Basque)11,6381.8
French Canadian12510.3
German6,0216.7
Greek1140.1
Hungarian340.0
Irish18,5179.5
Italian1,0431.2
Lithuanian70.0
Norwegian2690.3
Polish4390.5
Portuguese280.0
Russian700.1
Scotch-Irish1,7381.9
Scottish9761.1
Slovak240.0
Subsaharan African5110.6
Swedish2850.3
Swiss970.1
Ukrainian190.0
United States or American12,29513.8
Welsh3240.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1200.1
Other ancestries27,06130.3
(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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