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Social Statistics

Valdez cordova census area alaska dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,929100.0
Nursery school, preschool1766.0
Kindergarten1444.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,55953.2
High school (grades 9-12)63421.6
College or graduate school41614.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,441100.0
Less than 9th grade2554.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4837.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,92829.9
Some college, no degree1,88529.3
Associate degree5238.1
Bachelor's degree99215.4
Graduate or professional degree3755.8
Percent high school graduate or higher88.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher21.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over7,696100.0
Never married2,05226.7
Now married, except separated4,37556.8
Separated1251.6
Widowed2693.5
Female
2172.8
Divorced87511.4
Female
3895.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years141100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren8258.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over7,060100.0
Civilian veterans1,25117.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,678100.0
With a disability1395.2
Population 21 to 64 years6,163100.0
With a disability79412.9
Percent employed
50.3(X)
No disability5,36987.1
Percent employed
70.1(X)
Population 65 years and over570100.0
With a disability25144.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over9,533100.0
Same house in 19954,96652.1
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,39346.1
Same county
1,99821.0
Different county
2,39525.1
Same state
1,05911.1
Different state
1,33614.0
Elsewhere in 19951741.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population10,195100.0
Native9,67794.9
Born in United States
9,57293.9
State of residence
3,75636.8
Different state
5,81657.0
Born outside United States
1051.0
Foreign born5185.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1871.8
Naturalized citizen
2592.5
Not a citizen
2592.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)518100.0
Europe9718.7
Asia28755.4
Africa20.4
Oceania203.9
Latin America8215.8
Northern America305.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over9,533100.0
English only8,67991.0
Language other than English8549.0
Speak English less than 'very well
2913.1
Spanish
2212.3
Speak English less than "very well"
380.4
Other Indo-European languages
1251.3
Speak English less than "very well"
390.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
3093.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1841.9
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population10,195100.0

Total ancestries reported

11,077108.7
Arab60.1
Czech1880.9
Danish1231.2
Dutch2282.2
English1,16811.5
French (except Basque)14104.0
French Canadian11321.3
German1,73617.0
Greek330.3
Hungarian250.2
Irish11,04410.2
Italian2312.3
Lithuanian20.0
Norwegian4714.6
Polish1811.8
Portuguese140.1
Russian630.6
Scotch-Irish2592.5
Scottish3013.0
Slovak310.3
Subsaharan African80.1
Swedish3943.9
Swiss290.3
Ukrainian90.1
United States or American6946.8
Welsh981.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries3,29932.4
(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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