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York county pennsylvania dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school90,912100.0
Nursery school, preschool6,3837.0
Kindergarten5,3555.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)45,11349.6
High school (grades 9-12)20,91523.0
College or graduate school13,14614.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over259,040100.0
Less than 9th grade16,5346.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma33,46012.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)107,68941.6
Some college, no degree38,91815.0
Associate degree14,8355.7
Bachelor's degree32,29512.5
Graduate or professional degree15,3095.9
Percent high school graduate or higher80.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher18.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over303,662100.0
Never married67,85422.3
Now married, except separated183,04160.3
Separated5,7931.9
Widowed19,6706.5
Female
15,8735.2
Divorced27,3049.0
Female
14,8704.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years5,847100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2,39741.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over287,461100.0
Civilian veterans40,83614.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years83,753100.0
With a disability6,4427.7
Population 21 to 64 years221,575100.0
With a disability35,08115.8
Percent employed
63.0(X)
No disability186,49484.2
Percent employed
82.8(X)
Population 65 years and over48,753100.0
With a disability18,51438.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over358,615100.0
Same house in 1995215,75560.2
Different house in the U.S. in 1995139,60738.9
Same county
88,70624.7
Different county
50,90114.2
Same state
22,9386.4
Different state
27,9637.8
Elsewhere in 19953,2530.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population381,751100.0
Native373,47197.8
Born in United States
368,15896.4
State of residence
278,54073.0
Different state
89,61823.5
Born outside United States
5,3131.4
Foreign born8,2802.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3,3530.9
Naturalized citizen
4,2671.1
Not a citizen
4,0131.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)8,280100.0
Europe2,71732.8
Asia2,45129.6
Africa2603.1
Oceania500.6
Latin America2,28927.6
Northern America5136.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over358,615100.0
English only339,44394.7
Language other than English19,1725.3
Speak English less than 'very well
7,4582.1
Spanish
10,4982.9
Speak English less than "very well"
4,4601.2
Other Indo-European languages
6,1341.7
Speak English less than "very well"
1,7760.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2,1470.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1,1090.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population381,751100.0

Total ancestries reported

378,74799.2
Arab2950.1
Czech11,3430.4
Danish3150.1
Dutch7,3031.9
English29,0317.6
French (except Basque)17,0471.8
French Canadian11,1050.3
German147,24838.6
Greek1,4630.4
Hungarian1,2970.3
Irish141,96811.0
Italian18,6664.9
Lithuanian9180.2
Norwegian1,5970.4
Polish10,0952.6
Portuguese3420.1
Russian1,3800.4
Scotch-Irish7,3241.9
Scottish5,7591.5
Slovak1,1480.3
Subsaharan African9770.3
Swedish2,2170.6
Swiss2,4110.6
Ukrainian1,1160.3
United States or American36,4089.5
Welsh3,8721.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)4650.1
Other ancestries45,63712.0
(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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