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Social Statistics

Colfax county new mexico dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,353100.0
Nursery school, preschool1444.3
Kindergarten2226.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,64449.0
High school (grades 9-12)1,01930.4
College or graduate school3249.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over9,518100.0
Less than 9th grade5966.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,23212.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,25834.2
Some college, no degree2,09222.0
Associate degree5776.1
Bachelor's degree1,19212.5
Graduate or professional degree5716.0
Percent high school graduate or higher80.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher18.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over11,354100.0
Never married2,20619.4
Now married, except separated6,77159.6
Separated1841.6
Widowed8957.9
Female
6966.1
Divorced1,29811.4
Female
6565.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years248100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren14257.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over10,614100.0
Civilian veterans1,90017.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,147100.0
With a disability2146.8
Population 21 to 64 years7,526100.0
With a disability1,39918.6
Percent employed
49.7(X)
No disability6,12781.4
Percent employed
75.5(X)
Population 65 years and over2,335100.0
With a disability89638.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over13,423100.0
Same house in 19957,56656.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19955,70042.5
Same county
2,82921.1
Different county
2,87121.4
Same state
1,0888.1
Different state
1,78313.3
Elsewhere in 19951571.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population14,189100.0
Native13,87297.8
Born in United States
13,82297.4
State of residence
8,64760.9
Different state
5,17536.5
Born outside United States
500.4
Foreign born3172.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1140.8
Naturalized citizen
1300.9
Not a citizen
1871.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)317100.0
Europe9429.7
Asia5417.0
Africa00.0
Oceania30.9
Latin America16050.5
Northern America61.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over13,423100.0
English only9,85073.4
Language other than English3,57326.6
Speak English less than 'very well
7485.6
Spanish
3,38225.2
Speak English less than "very well"
6925.2
Other Indo-European languages
1591.2
Speak English less than "very well"
500.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
30.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population14,189100.0

Total ancestries reported

13,70096.6
Arab1110.8
Czech1370.3
Danish1060.7
Dutch1581.1
English1,1588.2
French (except Basque)13352.4
French Canadian1880.6
German1,51310.7
Greek300.2
Hungarian80.1
Irish11,0747.6
Italian6694.7
Lithuanian10.0
Norwegian1250.9
Polish1010.7
Portuguese190.1
Russian120.1
Scotch-Irish2822.0
Scottish1981.4
Slovak50.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish1481.0
Swiss720.5
Ukrainian260.2
United States or American8856.2
Welsh700.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)70.0
Other ancestries6,46245.5
(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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