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Social Statistics for Washington County, Pennsylvania

Washington county pennsylvania dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school46,477100.0
Nursery school, preschool3,0886.6
Kindergarten2,7265.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)20,96345.1
High school (grades 9-12)10,79823.2
College or graduate school8,90219.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over142,118100.0
Less than 9th grade7,9275.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma16,73411.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)60,59042.6
Some college, no degree20,81214.6
Associate degree9,3296.6
Bachelor's degree18,16812.8
Graduate or professional degree8,5586.0
Percent high school graduate or higher82.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher18.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over165,629100.0
Never married37,15822.4
Now married, except separated96,48158.3
Separated2,6931.6
Widowed15,6079.4
Female
12,8437.8
Divorced13,6908.3
Female
7,7254.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,991100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,11037.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over157,686100.0
Civilian veterans23,98615.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years41,190100.0
With a disability2,9227.1
Population 21 to 64 years113,495100.0
With a disability20,40518.0
Percent employed
52.4(X)
No disability93,09082.0
Percent employed
76.8(X)
Population 65 years and over34,801100.0
With a disability14,11140.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over191,658100.0
Same house in 1995131,96068.9
Different house in the U.S. in 199558,80030.7
Same county
36,10218.8
Different county
22,69811.8
Same state
15,2227.9
Different state
7,4763.9
Elsewhere in 19958980.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population202,897100.0
Native200,49398.8
Born in United States
199,78598.5
State of residence
173,49585.5
Different state
26,29013.0
Born outside United States
7080.3
Foreign born2,4041.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
6470.3
Naturalized citizen
1,6300.8
Not a citizen
7740.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,404100.0
Europe1,41658.9
Asia54622.7
Africa391.6
Oceania60.2
Latin America2279.4
Northern America1707.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over191,658100.0
English only184,74696.4
Language other than English6,9123.6
Speak English less than 'very well
1,9171.0
Spanish
1,6890.9
Speak English less than "very well"
4650.2
Other Indo-European languages
4,4862.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1,2330.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
4380.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1640.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population202,897100.0

Total ancestries reported

241,080118.8
Arab1,1040.5
Czech12,6251.3
Danish1970.1
Dutch3,1011.5
English22,92811.3
French (except Basque)14,9872.5
French Canadian13590.2
German46,01122.7
Greek1,4140.7
Hungarian4,5162.2
Irish131,99315.8
Italian33,73616.6
Lithuanian1,3250.7
Norwegian3450.2
Polish18,6409.2
Portuguese1750.1
Russian4,1772.1
Scotch-Irish10,4865.2
Scottish4,1992.1
Slovak8,6294.3
Subsaharan African2550.1
Swedish1,3490.7
Swiss4310.2
Ukrainian1,5070.7
United States or American10,1975.0
Welsh2,6691.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)560.0
Other ancestries23,66911.7
(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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