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Social Statistics for Washtenaw County, Michigan

Washtenaw county michigan dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics





NOTE: Data based on a sample except in P3, P4, H3, and H4. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, definitions, and count corrections see https://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/index.xhtml.


Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school117,309100.0
Nursery school, preschool5,8675.0
Kindergarten3,8783.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)32,57027.8
High school (grades 9-12)14,96212.8
College or graduate school60,03251.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over197,414100.0
Less than 9th grade4,6732.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma12,0436.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)33,75217.1
Some college, no degree40,06320.3
Associate degree11,8576.0
Bachelor's degree48,03424.3
Graduate or professional degree46,99223.8
Percent high school graduate or higher91.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher48.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over262,816100.0
Never married101,07638.5
Now married, except separated125,67447.8
Separated2,6701.0
Widowed10,5284.0
Female
8,5513.3
Divorced22,8688.7
Female
13,0685.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years3,573100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,45340.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over251,910100.0
Civilian veterans21,7388.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years76,100100.0
With a disability5,4217.1
Population 21 to 64 years196,798100.0
With a disability25,41712.9
Percent employed
63.2(X)
No disability171,38187.1
Percent employed
79.6(X)
Population 65 years and over24,592100.0
With a disability9,06436.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over302,785100.0
Same house in 1995130,06843.0
Different house in the U.S. in 1995158,34152.3
Same county
69,14622.8
Different county
89,19529.5
Same state
53,73117.7
Different state
35,46411.7
Elsewhere in 199514,3764.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population322,895100.0
Native289,73189.7
Born in United States
286,76188.8
State of residence
194,67460.3
Different state
92,08728.5
Born outside United States
2,9700.9
Foreign born33,16410.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
18,9145.9
Naturalized citizen
10,7133.3
Not a citizen
22,4517.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)33,162100.0
Europe7,76723.4
Asia17,35752.3
Africa1,7405.2
Oceania1450.4
Latin America3,83711.6
Northern America2,3167.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over302,785100.0
English only262,76386.8
Language other than English40,02213.2
Speak English less than 'very well
13,5234.5
Spanish
8,0172.6
Speak English less than "very well"
2,9201.0
Other Indo-European languages
14,2154.7
Speak English less than "very well"
3,4301.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
13,2214.4
Speak English less than "very well"
6,0692.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population322,895100.0

Total ancestries reported

369,094114.3
Arab4,2571.3
Czech12,4850.8
Danish1,8730.6
Dutch7,2352.2
English38,78412.0
French (except Basque)112,3893.8
French Canadian14,2461.3
German68,32021.2
Greek2,3000.7
Hungarian3,9771.2
Irish137,27811.5
Italian14,0974.4
Lithuanian1,1530.4
Norwegian3,7891.2
Polish20,9376.5
Portuguese2650.1
Russian4,9821.5
Scotch-Irish5,1891.6
Scottish9,9163.1
Slovak9070.3
Subsaharan African2,5990.8
Swedish5,2181.6
Swiss1,7220.5
Ukrainian2,0720.6
United States or American13,4714.2
Welsh2,5850.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1,1050.3
Other ancestries95,94329.7
(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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