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Social Statistics for Childress County, Texas

Childress county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,691100.0
Nursery school, preschool985.8
Kindergarten422.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)84249.8
High school (grades 9-12)47227.9
College or graduate school23714.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,173100.0
Less than 9th grade73014.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,08320.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,60130.9
Some college, no degree1,07620.8
Associate degree2364.6
Bachelor's degree2975.7
Graduate or professional degree1502.9
Percent high school graduate or higher65.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher8.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over6,364100.0
Never married84013.2
Now married, except separated4,53171.2
Separated821.3
Widowed5338.4
Female
4266.7
Divorced3785.9
Female
2413.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years126100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren9575.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over5,984100.0
Civilian veterans67711.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,406100.0
With a disability1198.5
Population 21 to 64 years3,097100.0
With a disability68722.2
Percent employed
50.9(X)
No disability2,41077.8
Percent employed
75.9(X)
Population 65 years and over1,047100.0
With a disability50748.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over7,315100.0
Same house in 19954,65863.7
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,49334.1
Same county
1,45619.9
Different county
1,03714.2
Same state
7059.6
Different state
3324.5
Elsewhere in 19951642.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population7,688100.0
Native7,32395.3
Born in United States
7,30595.0
State of residence
5,01965.3
Different state
2,28629.7
Born outside United States
180.2
Foreign born3654.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1131.5
Naturalized citizen
1652.1
Not a citizen
2002.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)365100.0
Europe246.6
Asia287.7
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America31385.8
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over7,315100.0
English only6,01882.3
Language other than English1,29717.7
Speak English less than 'very well
3715.1
Spanish
1,20716.5
Speak English less than "very well"
3494.8
Other Indo-European languages
600.8
Speak English less than "very well"
80.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
300.4
Speak English less than "very well"
140.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population7,688100.0

Total ancestries reported

5,33469.4
Arab00.0
Czech1300.4
Danish130.2
Dutch941.2
English6929.0
French (except Basque)11171.5
French Canadian1100.1
German5116.6
Greek00.0
Hungarian330.4
Irish14616.0
Italian761.0
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian190.2
Polish170.2
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish1381.8
Scottish640.8
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish350.5
Swiss80.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,05613.7
Welsh270.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)100.1
Other ancestries1,92325.0
(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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