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Social Statistics

Yoakum county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,286100.0
Nursery school, preschool1325.8
Kindergarten1376.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,08747.6
High school (grades 9-12)74832.7
College or graduate school1828.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over4,322100.0
Less than 9th grade1,07624.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma68015.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,14626.5
Some college, no degree81818.9
Associate degree1593.7
Bachelor's degree3037.0
Graduate or professional degree1403.2
Percent high school graduate or higher59.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over5,463100.0
Never married1,12920.7
Now married, except separated3,53364.7
Separated1132.1
Widowed2825.2
Female
2224.1
Divorced4067.4
Female
2424.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years181100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren14278.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over4,962100.0
Civilian veterans50610.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,112100.0
With a disability1175.5
Population 21 to 64 years3,857100.0
With a disability87022.6
Percent employed
57.5(X)
No disability2,98777.4
Percent employed
71.2(X)
Population 65 years and over763100.0
With a disability38750.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over6,781100.0
Same house in 19954,35764.3
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,32034.2
Same county
1,48321.9
Different county
83712.3
Same state
5948.8
Different state
2433.6
Elsewhere in 19951041.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population7,322100.0
Native6,10583.4
Born in United States
6,07883.0
State of residence
4,97267.9
Different state
1,10615.1
Born outside United States
270.4
Foreign born1,21716.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4966.8
Naturalized citizen
3254.4
Not a citizen
89212.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,217100.0
Europe110.9
Asia30.2
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America1,20398.8
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over6,781100.0
English only4,09760.4
Language other than English2,68439.6
Speak English less than 'very well
1,21117.9
Spanish
2,57638.0
Speak English less than "very well"
1,12716.6
Other Indo-European languages
991.5
Speak English less than "very well"
751.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
00.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population7,322100.0

Total ancestries reported

6,12883.7
Arab30.0
Czech1190.3
Danish110.2
Dutch781.1
English3124.3
French (except Basque)1390.5
French Canadian100.0
German4225.8
Greek00.0
Hungarian90.1
Irish14646.3
Italian280.4
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian120.2
Polish00.0
Portuguese00.0
Russian30.0
Scotch-Irish480.7
Scottish480.7
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African60.1
Swedish50.1
Swiss110.2
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,01113.8
Welsh120.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)330.5
Other ancestries3,55448.5
(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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