Social Statistics

Brazos county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school73,264100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,6263.6
Kindergarten1,8172.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)14,61019.9
High school (grades 9-12)7,1729.8
College or graduate school47,03964.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over70,708100.0
Less than 9th grade5,5477.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7,65910.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)14,21420.1
Some college, no degree13,94619.7
Associate degree3,1904.5
Bachelor's degree13,93319.7
Graduate or professional degree12,21917.3
Percent high school graduate or higher81.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher37.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over125,236100.0
Never married55,25144.1
Now married, except separated55,97744.7
Separated1,9401.5
Widowed4,4483.6
Female
3,8423.1
Divorced7,6206.1
Female
4,4683.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,462100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,27851.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over119,386100.0
Civilian veterans8,7737.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years46,168100.0
With a disability3,2517.0
Population 21 to 64 years84,347100.0
With a disability10,31412.2
Percent employed
62.0(X)
No disability74,03387.8
Percent employed
72.4(X)
Population 65 years and over9,640100.0
With a disability4,05142.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over142,773100.0
Same house in 199545,82332.1
Different house in the U.S. in 199589,94763.0
Same county
33,01023.1
Different county
56,93739.9
Same state
46,55132.6
Different state
10,3867.3
Elsewhere in 19957,0034.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population152,415100.0
Native136,77989.7
Born in United States
135,33788.8
State of residence
103,13867.7
Different state
32,19921.1
Born outside United States
1,4420.9
Foreign born15,63610.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
9,7706.4
Naturalized citizen
3,3252.2
Not a citizen
12,3118.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)15,636100.0
Europe1,3168.4
Asia5,50735.2
Africa4763.0
Oceania80.1
Latin America8,06951.6
Northern America2601.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over142,773100.0
English only114,32480.1
Language other than English28,44919.9
Speak English less than 'very well
11,9028.3
Spanish
20,25314.2
Speak English less than "very well"
8,5966.0
Other Indo-European languages
3,3502.3
Speak English less than "very well"
8710.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
4,2163.0
Speak English less than "very well"
2,1891.5
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population152,415100.0

Total ancestries reported

146,13695.9
Arab5330.3
Czech13,8442.5
Danish5520.4
Dutch1,6571.1
English14,1109.3
French (except Basque)13,7732.5
French Canadian15780.4
German24,08115.8
Greek2980.2
Hungarian2600.2
Irish113,5168.9
Italian4,7353.1
Lithuanian1370.1
Norwegian1,1360.7
Polish3,2762.1
Portuguese1330.1
Russian4070.3
Scotch-Irish3,9162.6
Scottish3,1852.1
Slovak230.0
Subsaharan African1,0190.7
Swedish1,2720.8
Swiss2690.2
Ukrainian1170.1
United States or American8,4935.6
Welsh8080.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1130.1
Other ancestries53,89535.4
(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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