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Washington county new york dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school14,653100.0
Nursery school, preschool8635.9
Kindergarten8295.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)7,51551.3
High school (grades 9-12)3,69625.2
College or graduate school1,75011.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over40,957100.0
Less than 9th grade2,4305.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6,09614.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)16,48540.2
Some college, no degree6,80516.6
Associate degree3,2898.0
Bachelor's degree3,5288.6
Graduate or professional degree2,3245.7
Percent high school graduate or higher79.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over48,704100.0
Never married12,50725.7
Now married, except separated27,09055.6
Separated1,2412.5
Widowed3,6567.5
Female
2,9746.1
Divorced4,2108.6
Female
2,4044.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years851100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren41448.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over45,984100.0
Civilian veterans6,85214.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years13,548100.0
With a disability1,40410.4
Population 21 to 64 years32,666100.0
With a disability6,29119.3
Percent employed
52.0(X)
No disability26,37580.7
Percent employed
80.9(X)
Population 65 years and over7,948100.0
With a disability3,05538.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over57,619100.0
Same house in 199536,23762.9
Different house in the U.S. in 199521,18336.8
Same county
10,43418.1
Different county
10,74918.7
Same state
7,27012.6
Different state
3,4796.0
Elsewhere in 19951990.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population61,042100.0
Native59,88998.1
Born in United States
59,37097.3
State of residence
47,81578.3
Different state
11,55518.9
Born outside United States
5190.9
Foreign born1,1531.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3090.5
Naturalized citizen
5530.9
Not a citizen
6001.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,153100.0
Europe44738.8
Asia17515.2
Africa00.0
Oceania363.1
Latin America38733.6
Northern America1089.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over57,619100.0
English only55,64896.6
Language other than English1,9713.4
Speak English less than 'very well
6471.1
Spanish
7941.4
Speak English less than "very well"
3580.6
Other Indo-European languages
9651.7
Speak English less than "very well"
2080.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1320.2
Speak English less than "very well"
660.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population61,042100.0

Total ancestries reported

63,597104.2
Arab1240.2
Czech12870.5
Danish2310.4
Dutch1,5392.5
English8,10813.3
French (except Basque)19,20515.1
French Canadian12,6174.3
German5,6799.3
Greek1080.2
Hungarian2070.3
Irish111,31718.5
Italian4,9618.1
Lithuanian1900.3
Norwegian3340.5
Polish1,8653.1
Portuguese200.0
Russian2900.5
Scotch-Irish1,6542.7
Scottish1,9993.3
Slovak1320.2
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish5951.0
Swiss1180.2
Ukrainian1440.2
United States or American4,8588.0
Welsh1,3132.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)80.0
Other ancestries5,6949.3
(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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