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Burlington county new jersey dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






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Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school111,053100.0
Nursery school, preschool8,8998.0
Kindergarten6,1015.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)51,03346.0
High school (grades 9-12)24,88022.4
College or graduate school20,14018.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over285,553100.0
Less than 9th grade9,5643.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma27,0959.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)88,88431.1
Some college, no degree59,30020.8
Associate degree19,6426.9
Bachelor's degree54,72119.2
Graduate or professional degree26,3479.2
Percent high school graduate or higher87.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher28.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over334,883100.0
Never married82,71024.7
Now married, except separated195,74858.5
Separated7,5572.3
Widowed22,4096.7
Female
18,2875.5
Divorced26,4597.9
Female
15,8504.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years8,584100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3,17637.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over311,590100.0
Civilian veterans46,59215.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years91,533100.0
With a disability7,0407.7
Population 21 to 64 years237,341100.0
With a disability35,01014.8
Percent employed
63.9(X)
No disability202,33185.2
Percent employed
81.5(X)
Population 65 years and over50,430100.0
With a disability18,14836.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over396,629100.0
Same house in 1995238,00160.0
Different house in the U.S. in 1995151,53338.2
Same county
75,72819.1
Different county
75,80519.1
Same state
36,9889.3
Different state
38,8179.8
Elsewhere in 19957,0951.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population423,394100.0
Native396,71393.7
Born in United States
389,14491.9
State of residence
216,20751.1
Different state
172,93740.8
Born outside United States
7,5691.8
Foreign born26,6816.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
8,5382.0
Naturalized citizen
15,5913.7
Not a citizen
11,0902.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)26,681100.0
Europe9,03233.9
Asia9,79936.7
Africa1,3405.0
Oceania770.3
Latin America5,54320.8
Northern America8903.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over396,629100.0
English only355,61689.7
Language other than English41,01310.3
Speak English less than 'very well
14,1583.6
Spanish
15,4833.9
Speak English less than "very well"
5,0661.3
Other Indo-European languages
16,6914.2
Speak English less than "very well"
5,1441.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
6,9211.7
Speak English less than "very well"
3,5050.9
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population423,394100.0

Total ancestries reported

508,488120.1
Arab1,2260.3
Czech11,9460.5
Danish1,2530.3
Dutch5,2541.2
English45,76010.8
French (except Basque)19,0812.1
French Canadian12,3580.6
German81,04119.1
Greek2,1680.5
Hungarian6,2811.5
Irish189,76421.2
Italian69,17016.3
Lithuanian2,3890.6
Norwegian2,6740.6
Polish29,8677.1
Portuguese1,4270.3
Russian6,6441.6
Scotch-Irish5,9271.4
Scottish6,6911.6
Slovak2,1140.5
Subsaharan African2,4420.6
Swedish3,8440.9
Swiss8740.2
Ukrainian2,8900.7
United States or American15,2673.6
Welsh3,3600.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)3,1200.7
Other ancestries103,65624.5
(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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