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Social Statistics

Sussex county new jersey dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school40,610100.0
Nursery school, preschool3,5778.8
Kindergarten2,1615.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)19,79248.7
High school (grades 9-12)8,71221.5
College or graduate school6,36815.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over95,094100.0
Less than 9th grade2,7732.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6,9527.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)31,74033.4
Some college, no degree21,32122.4
Associate degree6,4276.8
Bachelor's degree17,64018.6
Graduate or professional degree8,2418.7
Percent high school graduate or higher89.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher27.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over110,505100.0
Never married25,11722.7
Now married, except separated68,98462.4
Separated1,7191.6
Widowed6,0555.5
Female
4,9274.5
Divorced8,6307.8
Female
4,9934.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,902100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren41621.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over103,958100.0
Civilian veterans12,41711.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years34,476100.0
With a disability2,0065.8
Population 21 to 64 years86,417100.0
With a disability11,17312.9
Percent employed
64.6(X)
No disability75,24487.1
Percent employed
81.2(X)
Population 65 years and over12,181100.0
With a disability4,79739.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over134,380100.0
Same house in 199586,01264.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199547,34135.2
Same county
21,35915.9
Different county
25,98219.3
Same state
17,93213.3
Different state
8,0506.0
Elsewhere in 19951,0270.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population144,166100.0
Native135,99594.3
Born in United States
135,04193.7
State of residence
98,06768.0
Different state
36,97425.6
Born outside United States
9540.7
Foreign born8,1715.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2,0051.4
Naturalized citizen
5,1913.6
Not a citizen
2,9802.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)8,171100.0
Europe4,33853.1
Asia1,49718.3
Africa3183.9
Oceania310.4
Latin America1,66220.3
Northern America3254.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over134,380100.0
English only123,16291.7
Language other than English11,2188.3
Speak English less than 'very well
3,1252.3
Spanish
3,9492.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1,1190.8
Other Indo-European languages
5,8094.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1,5151.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
7880.6
Speak English less than "very well"
3210.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population144,166100.0

Total ancestries reported

187,166129.8
Arab7940.6
Czech11,4651.0
Danish7330.5
Dutch7,5045.2
English15,48310.7
French (except Basque)13,8362.7
French Canadian17660.5
German33,04222.9
Greek9100.6
Hungarian2,4231.7
Irish135,32624.5
Italian31,96222.2
Lithuanian7130.5
Norwegian1,7151.2
Polish11,6978.1
Portuguese7630.5
Russian2,4501.7
Scotch-Irish2,5281.8
Scottish3,6002.5
Slovak9850.7
Subsaharan African1290.1
Swedish2,2521.6
Swiss6890.5
Ukrainian1,5421.1
United States or American6,5184.5
Welsh1,3450.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2430.2
Other ancestries15,75310.9
(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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