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Social Statistics for Wrangell Petersburg Census Area Alaska

Wrangell petersburg census area alaska dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,783100.0
Nursery school, preschool1015.7
Kindergarten975.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)99755.9
High school (grades 9-12)44825.1
College or graduate school1407.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over4,359100.0
Less than 9th grade1272.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma49111.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,58936.5
Some college, no degree1,19627.4
Associate degree2465.6
Bachelor's degree51111.7
Graduate or professional degree1994.6
Percent high school graduate or higher85.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over5,064100.0
Never married1,14222.6
Now married, except separated2,95958.4
Separated891.8
Widowed2555.0
Female
1923.8
Divorced61912.2
Female
3066.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years92100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren7884.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over4,695100.0
Civilian veterans77316.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,683100.0
With a disability593.5
Population 21 to 64 years3,889100.0
With a disability57814.9
Percent employed
45.3(X)
No disability3,31185.1
Percent employed
76.4(X)
Population 65 years and over639100.0
With a disability29345.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over6,234100.0
Same house in 19953,48755.9
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,70243.3
Same county
1,68527.0
Different county
1,01716.3
Same state
4056.5
Different state
6129.8
Elsewhere in 1995450.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population6,684100.0
Native6,50097.2
Born in United States
6,46096.6
State of residence
3,06845.9
Different state
3,39250.7
Born outside United States
400.6
Foreign born1842.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
620.9
Naturalized citizen
1001.5
Not a citizen
841.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)184100.0
Europe5831.5
Asia8144.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America3317.9
Northern America126.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over6,234100.0
English only5,87594.2
Language other than English3595.8
Speak English less than 'very well
1161.9
Spanish
901.4
Speak English less than "very well"
220.4
Other Indo-European languages
871.4
Speak English less than "very well"
180.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
991.6
Speak English less than "very well"
711.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population6,684100.0

Total ancestries reported

7,839117.3
Arab50.1
Czech1560.8
Danish951.4
Dutch1372.0
English80312.0
French (except Basque)11472.2
French Canadian1430.6
German1,21618.2
Greek100.1
Hungarian150.2
Irish168710.3
Italian2353.5
Lithuanian60.1
Norwegian90013.5
Polish941.4
Portuguese130.2
Russian290.4
Scotch-Irish2473.7
Scottish1572.3
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African50.1
Swedish2894.3
Swiss260.4
Ukrainian50.1
United States or American3294.9
Welsh480.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)50.1
Other ancestries2,23733.5
(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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