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Social Statistics for Ventura County, California

Ventura county california 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 school224,449100.0
Nursery school, preschool13,4846.0
Kindergarten12,2375.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)100,98545.0
High school (grades 9-12)49,29822.0
College or graduate school48,44521.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over471,756100.0
Less than 9th grade49,08510.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma44,7879.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)92,93619.7
Some college, no degree120,47125.5
Associate degree37,3417.9
Bachelor's degree82,17917.4
Graduate or professional degree44,9579.5
Percent high school graduate or higher80.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher26.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over573,689100.0
Never married148,44025.9
Now married, except separated329,87757.5
Separated11,2052.0
Widowed29,5115.1
Female
23,8384.2
Divorced54,6569.5
Female
32,5255.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years20,371100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren5,65427.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over535,046100.0
Civilian veterans63,43011.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years187,294100.0
With a disability13,7547.3
Population 21 to 64 years427,298100.0
With a disability78,73018.4
Percent employed
61.0(X)
No disability348,56881.6
Percent employed
76.2(X)
Population 65 years and over73,487100.0
With a disability29,16439.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over697,367100.0
Same house in 1995360,41351.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995315,04845.2
Same county
201,06328.8
Different county
113,98516.3
Same state
80,06411.5
Different state
33,9214.9
Elsewhere in 199521,9063.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population753,197100.0
Native597,28479.3
Born in United States
589,06478.2
State of residence
397,99052.8
Different state
191,07425.4
Born outside United States
8,2201.1
Foreign born155,91320.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
52,4627.0
Naturalized citizen
61,5408.2
Not a citizen
94,37312.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)155,906100.0
Europe13,5548.7
Asia30,60719.6
Africa1,4770.9
Oceania9700.6
Latin America105,26067.5
Northern America4,0382.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over697,367100.0
English only467,35167.0
Language other than English230,01633.0
Speak English less than 'very well
112,46616.1
Spanish
182,41226.2
Speak English less than "very well"
95,50413.7
Other Indo-European languages
18,3582.6
Speak English less than "very well"
4,3900.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
25,4123.6
Speak English less than "very well"
11,3531.6
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population753,197100.0

Total ancestries reported

822,034109.1
Arab3,7090.5
Czech13,4960.5
Danish5,3820.7
Dutch11,3881.5
English74,4909.9
French (except Basque)120,8152.8
French Canadian14,5760.6
German97,76613.0
Greek2,9160.4
Hungarian4,5450.6
Irish174,8909.9
Italian38,4855.1
Lithuanian1,5140.2
Norwegian13,7891.8
Polish17,3472.3
Portuguese2,7490.4
Russian12,2311.6
Scotch-Irish11,4451.5
Scottish14,9332.0
Slovak6870.1
Subsaharan African1,6880.2
Swedish12,9251.7
Swiss2,5120.3
Ukrainian1,5920.2
United States or American30,8024.1
Welsh5,7910.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)5360.1
Other ancestries349,03546.3
(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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