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Social Statistics for Volusia County, Florida

Volusia county florida dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school101,190100.0
Nursery school, preschool6,6356.6
Kindergarten4,9284.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)42,39541.9
High school (grades 9-12)20,87020.6
College or graduate school26,36226.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over317,225100.0
Less than 9th grade15,2264.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma41,75613.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)102,35332.3
Some college, no degree76,94824.3
Associate degree24,9817.9
Bachelor's degree36,64611.6
Graduate or professional degree19,3156.1
Percent high school graduate or higher82.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher17.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over369,805100.0
Never married78,18621.1
Now married, except separated205,03655.4
Separated6,6901.8
Widowed34,4969.3
Female
27,5917.5
Divorced45,39712.3
Female
25,1966.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years8,411100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3,94746.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over353,632100.0
Civilian veterans66,64618.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years84,624100.0
With a disability8,2229.7
Population 21 to 64 years234,906100.0
With a disability52,46822.3
Percent employed
54.9(X)
No disability182,43877.7
Percent employed
75.1(X)
Population 65 years and over94,613100.0
With a disability37,08939.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over421,553100.0
Same house in 1995218,00851.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995195,49046.4
Same county
99,36523.6
Different county
96,12522.8
Same state
37,4838.9
Different state
58,64213.9
Elsewhere in 19958,0551.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population443,343100.0
Native414,99093.6
Born in United States
403,77991.1
State of residence
130,70229.5
Different state
273,07761.6
Born outside United States
11,2112.5
Foreign born28,3536.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
8,4921.9
Naturalized citizen
14,9553.4
Not a citizen
13,3983.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)28,353100.0
Europe9,80834.6
Asia4,42615.6
Africa8282.9
Oceania1380.5
Latin America10,09335.6
Northern America3,06010.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over421,553100.0
English only376,14589.2
Language other than English45,40810.8
Speak English less than 'very well
16,8034.0
Spanish
26,1906.2
Speak English less than "very well"
10,9152.6
Other Indo-European languages
14,9243.5
Speak English less than "very well"
4,0751.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2,5290.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1,2430.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population443,343100.0

Total ancestries reported

462,254104.3
Arab1,8000.4
Czech12,5060.6
Danish1,5910.4
Dutch8,5801.9
English56,76012.8
French (except Basque)116,8043.8
French Canadian15,7531.3
German69,50015.7
Greek2,3820.5
Hungarian2,8810.6
Irish161,97514.0
Italian36,2918.2
Lithuanian1,2790.3
Norwegian3,8610.9
Polish14,9113.4
Portuguese1,2940.3
Russian3,0110.7
Scotch-Irish9,5642.2
Scottish10,6452.4
Slovak1,1680.3
Subsaharan African1,9260.4
Swedish5,7171.3
Swiss1,3390.3
Ukrainian1,7150.4
United States or American37,4628.4
Welsh3,7300.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2,8380.6
Other ancestries94,97121.4
(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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