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Social Statistics

Allegany county new york dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school16,263100.0
Nursery school, preschool6243.8
Kindergarten6423.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,89836.3
High school (grades 9-12)3,08419.0
College or graduate school6,01537.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over30,010100.0
Less than 9th grade1,4504.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,59112.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)11,89739.6
Some college, no degree4,85916.2
Associate degree3,05710.2
Bachelor's degree2,6208.7
Graduate or professional degree2,5368.5
Percent high school graduate or higher83.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher17.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over40,039100.0
Never married11,96329.9
Now married, except separated21,21453.0
Separated9272.3
Widowed2,7186.8
Female
2,1275.3
Divorced3,2178.0
Female
1,6784.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years589100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren26645.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over37,751100.0
Civilian veterans5,39414.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years13,746100.0
With a disability1,1618.4
Population 21 to 64 years26,282100.0
With a disability5,10719.4
Percent employed
44.9(X)
No disability21,17580.6
Percent employed
75.2(X)
Population 65 years and over6,676100.0
With a disability2,75041.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over47,130100.0
Same house in 199528,47860.4
Different house in the U.S. in 199518,08238.4
Same county
9,35319.8
Different county
8,72918.5
Same state
5,94312.6
Different state
2,7865.9
Elsewhere in 19955701.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population49,927100.0
Native49,00798.2
Born in United States
48,75297.6
State of residence
40,41380.9
Different state
8,33916.7
Born outside United States
2550.5
Foreign born9201.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3930.8
Naturalized citizen
3950.8
Not a citizen
5251.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)920100.0
Europe27730.1
Asia39943.4
Africa293.2
Oceania00.0
Latin America10411.3
Northern America11112.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over47,130100.0
English only45,21295.9
Language other than English1,9184.1
Speak English less than 'very well
5821.2
Spanish
6121.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1770.4
Other Indo-European languages
9622.0
Speak English less than "very well"
2670.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2960.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1260.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population49,927100.0

Total ancestries reported

51,943104.0
Arab1580.3
Czech12140.4
Danish780.2
Dutch1,8833.8
English8,84817.7
French (except Basque)11,6113.2
French Canadian15021.0
German11,73423.5
Greek1020.2
Hungarian1530.3
Irish17,91515.9
Italian3,0846.2
Lithuanian350.1
Norwegian2510.5
Polish1,8973.8
Portuguese450.1
Russian1570.3
Scotch-Irish7761.6
Scottish1,2772.6
Slovak600.1
Subsaharan African180.0
Swedish8211.6
Swiss1700.3
Ukrainian1620.3
United States or American4,3168.6
Welsh7051.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)930.2
Other ancestries4,8789.8
(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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