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Social Statistics for Carson County, Texas

Carson county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,779100.0
Nursery school, preschool703.9
Kindergarten794.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)90851.0
High school (grades 9-12)45825.7
College or graduate school26414.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over4,305100.0
Less than 9th grade2295.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma52212.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,33431.0
Some college, no degree1,27129.5
Associate degree2806.5
Bachelor's degree48411.2
Graduate or professional degree1854.3
Percent high school graduate or higher82.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over5,077100.0
Never married83816.5
Now married, except separated3,36366.2
Separated561.1
Widowed4158.2
Female
3346.6
Divorced4058.0
Female
2224.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years89100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4449.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over4,697100.0
Civilian veterans69814.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,643100.0
With a disability885.4
Population 21 to 64 years3,466100.0
With a disability56916.4
Percent employed
64.9(X)
No disability2,89783.6
Percent employed
80.3(X)
Population 65 years and over956100.0
With a disability42344.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over6,141100.0
Same house in 19953,96564.6
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,15935.2
Same county
76612.5
Different county
1,39322.7
Same state
1,03916.9
Different state
3545.8
Elsewhere in 1995170.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population6,516100.0
Native6,33797.3
Born in United States
6,31296.9
State of residence
4,56570.1
Different state
1,74726.8
Born outside United States
250.4
Foreign born1792.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
621.0
Naturalized citizen
631.0
Not a citizen
1161.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)179100.0
Europe2011.2
Asia168.9
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America14178.8
Northern America21.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over6,141100.0
English only5,69292.7
Language other than English4497.3
Speak English less than 'very well
1632.7
Spanish
3906.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1632.7
Other Indo-European languages
100.2
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
260.4
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population6,516100.0

Total ancestries reported

5,72387.8
Arab00.0
Czech1160.2
Danish90.1
Dutch1632.5
English6439.9
French (except Basque)11352.1
French Canadian190.1
German1,01315.5
Greek130.2
Hungarian00.0
Irish180012.3
Italian811.2
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian220.3
Polish2103.2
Portuguese50.1
Russian140.2
Scotch-Irish2233.4
Scottish961.5
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish330.5
Swiss130.2
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American99515.3
Welsh110.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)220.3
Other ancestries1,19718.4
(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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