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Social Statistics for Adams County, Colorado

Adams county colorado dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school95,644100.0
Nursery school, preschool6,6286.9
Kindergarten5,9756.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)47,15849.3
High school (grades 9-12)20,18621.1
College or graduate school15,69716.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over223,094100.0
Less than 9th grade17,1417.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma30,09913.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)68,64130.8
Some college, no degree52,88023.7
Associate degree15,5577.0
Bachelor's degree28,00312.6
Graduate or professional degree10,7734.8
Percent high school graduate or higher78.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher17.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over275,583100.0
Never married71,20225.8
Now married, except separated154,67056.1
Separated5,7142.1
Widowed11,9634.3
Female
9,6133.5
Divorced32,03411.6
Female
17,4456.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years9,715100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3,97941.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over259,921100.0
Civilian veterans34,42613.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years88,429100.0
With a disability7,0788.0
Population 21 to 64 years214,763100.0
With a disability42,18819.6
Percent employed
61.9(X)
No disability172,57580.4
Percent employed
80.1(X)
Population 65 years and over27,587100.0
With a disability12,24644.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over333,734100.0
Same house in 1995146,08743.8
Different house in the U.S. in 1995173,78652.1
Same county
72,36221.7
Different county
101,42430.4
Same state
62,23418.6
Different state
39,19011.7
Elsewhere in 199513,8614.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population363,857100.0
Native318,26987.5
Born in United States
315,24086.6
State of residence
175,53548.2
Different state
139,70538.4
Born outside United States
3,0290.8
Foreign born45,58812.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
25,7417.1
Naturalized citizen
12,2663.4
Not a citizen
33,3229.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)45,588100.0
Europe4,5229.9
Asia7,98217.5
Africa4060.9
Oceania1350.3
Latin America31,76169.7
Northern America7821.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over333,734100.0
English only261,52378.4
Language other than English72,21121.6
Speak English less than 'very well
36,57111.0
Spanish
55,78816.7
Speak English less than "very well"
29,2218.8
Other Indo-European languages
6,5982.0
Speak English less than "very well"
2,0090.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
8,9572.7
Speak English less than "very well"
5,1131.5
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population363,857100.0

Total ancestries reported

396,651109.0
Arab7120.2
Czech12,7820.8
Danish2,7800.8
Dutch6,3721.8
English32,2528.9
French (except Basque)111,5133.2
French Canadian12,2140.6
German73,88920.3
Greek1,1190.3
Hungarian1,4280.4
Irish140,21911.1
Italian16,9874.7
Lithuanian3570.1
Norwegian8,1652.2
Polish7,4542.0
Portuguese6180.2
Russian2,4930.7
Scotch-Irish5,6031.5
Scottish6,2391.7
Slovak4290.1
Subsaharan African1,1770.3
Swedish8,0372.2
Swiss1,1890.3
Ukrainian7330.2
United States or American17,0064.7
Welsh2,6380.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2200.1
Other ancestries142,02639.0
(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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