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Social Statistics for Charles County, Maryland

Charles county maryland dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school35,134100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,6117.4
Kindergarten2,0365.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)16,39546.7
High school (grades 9-12)7,79322.2
College or graduate school6,29917.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over76,987100.0
Less than 9th grade3,0994.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7,81110.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)25,68233.4
Some college, no degree19,97325.9
Associate degree5,0166.5
Bachelor's degree10,15813.2
Graduate or professional degree5,2486.8
Percent high school graduate or higher85.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher20.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over91,548100.0
Never married23,43225.6
Now married, except separated52,62057.5
Separated2,7743.0
Widowed4,5224.9
Female
3,7104.1
Divorced8,2009.0
Female
4,7515.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,867100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,24543.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over83,853100.0
Civilian veterans14,44217.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years30,208100.0
With a disability2,0946.9
Population 21 to 64 years69,664100.0
With a disability12,20617.5
Percent employed
64.4(X)
No disability57,45882.5
Percent employed
82.6(X)
Population 65 years and over9,009100.0
With a disability3,83342.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over111,916100.0
Same house in 199562,18355.6
Different house in the U.S. in 199547,65242.6
Same county
22,02819.7
Different county
25,62422.9
Same state
14,10412.6
Different state
11,52010.3
Elsewhere in 19952,0811.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population120,546100.0
Native117,07697.1
Born in United States
115,21595.6
State of residence
49,84941.4
Different state
65,36654.2
Born outside United States
1,8611.5
Foreign born3,4702.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,0090.8
Naturalized citizen
2,0211.7
Not a citizen
1,4491.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)3,470100.0
Europe97328.0
Asia1,40640.5
Africa1002.9
Oceania90.3
Latin America79923.0
Northern America1835.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over111,916100.0
English only106,18594.9
Language other than English5,7315.1
Speak English less than 'very well
1,9281.7
Spanish
2,3292.1
Speak English less than "very well"
7680.7
Other Indo-European languages
1,8371.6
Speak English less than "very well"
5390.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,2241.1
Speak English less than "very well"
5500.5
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population120,546100.0

Total ancestries reported

122,696101.8
Arab4500.4
Czech14740.4
Danish1630.1
Dutch1,5371.3
English14,00711.6
French (except Basque)13,0952.6
French Canadian17060.6
German16,73113.9
Greek4500.4
Hungarian5680.5
Irish116,06713.3
Italian6,4085.3
Lithuanian3780.3
Norwegian1,0560.9
Polish2,9652.5
Portuguese2830.2
Russian5010.4
Scotch-Irish2,0821.7
Scottish1,9561.6
Slovak4030.3
Subsaharan African9700.8
Swedish7730.6
Swiss2240.2
Ukrainian3360.3
United States or American8,9037.4
Welsh5480.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)4390.4
Other ancestries40,22333.4
(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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