Social Statistics

Zapata county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,703100.0
Nursery school, preschool2516.8
Kindergarten2687.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,88751.0
High school (grades 9-12)93825.3
College or graduate school3599.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,945100.0
Less than 9th grade2,11230.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,14416.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,92627.7
Some college, no degree1,04515.0
Associate degree1151.7
Bachelor's degree3955.7
Graduate or professional degree2083.0
Percent high school graduate or higher53.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher8.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over8,821100.0
Never married2,07423.5
Now married, except separated5,42261.5
Separated1872.1
Widowed6597.5
Female
4985.6
Divorced4795.4
Female
2582.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years454100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren27460.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over8,166100.0
Civilian veterans7839.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,496100.0
With a disability3229.2
Population 21 to 64 years5,788100.0
With a disability1,74030.1
Percent employed
42.7(X)
No disability4,04869.9
Percent employed
55.2(X)
Population 65 years and over1,776100.0
With a disability86248.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over11,085100.0
Same house in 19957,21465.1
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,58732.4
Same county
2,45322.1
Different county
1,13410.2
Same state
6886.2
Different state
4464.0
Elsewhere in 19952842.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population12,182100.0
Native9,25175.9
Born in United States
9,18175.4
State of residence
7,83064.3
Different state
1,35111.1
Born outside United States
700.6
Foreign born2,93124.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
9337.7
Naturalized citizen
1,0578.7
Not a citizen
1,87415.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,931100.0
Europe200.7
Asia150.5
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America2,89698.8
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over11,085100.0
English only2,35721.3
Language other than English8,72878.7
Speak English less than 'very well
4,02936.3
Spanish
8,65778.1
Speak English less than "very well"
3,99436.0
Other Indo-European languages
590.5
Speak English less than "very well"
310.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
80.1
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population12,182100.0

Total ancestries reported

10,89289.4
Arab00.0
Czech1170.1
Danish00.0
Dutch690.6
English3182.6
French (except Basque)1840.7
French Canadian160.0
German3613.0
Greek00.0
Hungarian210.2
Irish12582.1
Italian430.4
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian200.2
Polish190.2
Portuguese00.0
Russian90.1
Scotch-Irish1060.9
Scottish590.5
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish200.2
Swiss150.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American3182.6
Welsh70.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries9,14275.0
(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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