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Social Statistics

Brevard county florida dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school112,005100.0
Nursery school, preschool7,4066.6
Kindergarten6,2015.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)50,62945.2
High school (grades 9-12)23,89221.3
College or graduate school23,87721.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over339,738100.0
Less than 9th grade11,3143.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma35,10210.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)98,10828.9
Some college, no degree84,79925.0
Associate degree30,3958.9
Bachelor's degree51,61615.2
Graduate or professional degree28,4048.4
Percent high school graduate or higher86.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher23.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over390,023100.0
Never married78,00620.0
Now married, except separated224,98757.7
Separated7,4031.9
Widowed31,8808.2
Female
25,2586.5
Divorced47,74712.2
Female
25,8836.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years8,487100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4,28350.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over369,578100.0
Civilian veterans79,14521.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years93,933100.0
With a disability8,9269.5
Population 21 to 64 years257,062100.0
With a disability52,77220.5
Percent employed
55.8(X)
No disability204,29079.5
Percent employed
75.9(X)
Population 65 years and over91,939100.0
With a disability35,42238.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over451,553100.0
Same house in 1995233,15651.6
Different house in the U.S. in 1995209,98246.5
Same county
115,45325.6
Different county
94,52920.9
Same state
28,8646.4
Different state
65,66514.5
Elsewhere in 19958,4151.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population476,230100.0
Native445,22993.5
Born in United States
434,29291.2
State of residence
133,70728.1
Different state
300,58563.1
Born outside United States
10,9372.3
Foreign born31,0016.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
8,0811.7
Naturalized citizen
18,3743.9
Not a citizen
12,6272.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)31,001100.0
Europe9,88131.9
Asia6,52921.1
Africa1,0883.5
Oceania1400.5
Latin America10,64434.3
Northern America2,7198.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over451,553100.0
English only412,10291.3
Language other than English39,4518.7
Speak English less than 'very well
11,8692.6
Spanish
18,3204.1
Speak English less than "very well"
5,8721.3
Other Indo-European languages
14,6563.2
Speak English less than "very well"
3,3580.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
4,6891.0
Speak English less than "very well"
2,0700.5
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population476,230100.0

Total ancestries reported

520,887109.4
Arab2,6400.6
Czech13,0110.6
Danish2,0580.4
Dutch9,6152.0
English64,63413.6
French (except Basque)120,6954.3
French Canadian16,4651.4
German83,27017.5
Greek2,4320.5
Hungarian3,2320.7
Irish171,07214.9
Italian38,7648.1
Lithuanian1,5680.3
Norwegian5,0611.1
Polish15,8733.3
Portuguese1,8440.4
Russian3,7350.8
Scotch-Irish11,3422.4
Scottish12,5062.6
Slovak1,3130.3
Subsaharan African2,3240.5
Swedish6,8711.4
Swiss1,9180.4
Ukrainian1,6290.3
United States or American38,5298.1
Welsh4,1430.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)4,8161.0
Other ancestries99,52720.9
(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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