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Social Statistics for Comal County, Texas

Comal county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school19,006100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,2266.5
Kindergarten1,0485.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)9,41249.5
High school (grades 9-12)4,87925.7
College or graduate school2,44112.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over52,549100.0
Less than 9th grade3,7647.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4,7199.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)14,94828.4
Some college, no degree12,67224.1
Associate degree2,6945.1
Bachelor's degree9,18017.5
Graduate or professional degree4,5728.7
Percent high school graduate or higher83.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher26.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over61,687100.0
Never married11,79519.1
Now married, except separated39,01563.2
Separated8631.4
Widowed4,1826.8
Female
3,3985.5
Divorced5,8329.5
Female
3,1575.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,533100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren65042.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over57,801100.0
Civilian veterans9,97717.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years17,808100.0
With a disability1,4147.9
Population 21 to 64 years43,341100.0
With a disability7,20916.6
Percent employed
61.3(X)
No disability36,13283.4
Percent employed
77.1(X)
Population 65 years and over10,903100.0
With a disability4,31439.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over73,182100.0
Same house in 199537,65451.5
Different house in the U.S. in 199534,35446.9
Same county
12,53517.1
Different county
21,81929.8
Same state
16,90623.1
Different state
4,9136.7
Elsewhere in 19951,1741.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population78,021100.0
Native74,30095.2
Born in United States
73,11393.7
State of residence
52,25967.0
Different state
20,85426.7
Born outside United States
1,1871.5
Foreign born3,7214.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,2711.6
Naturalized citizen
1,5402.0
Not a citizen
2,1812.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)3,721100.0
Europe72819.6
Asia3148.4
Africa551.5
Oceania361.0
Latin America2,50667.3
Northern America822.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over73,182100.0
English only58,85780.4
Language other than English14,32519.6
Speak English less than 'very well
4,5966.3
Spanish
11,98616.4
Speak English less than "very well"
4,0775.6
Other Indo-European languages
1,9902.7
Speak English less than "very well"
3770.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
3240.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1340.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population78,021100.0

Total ancestries reported

77,38199.2
Arab1470.2
Czech11,1301.4
Danish2310.3
Dutch8671.1
English7,3549.4
French (except Basque)12,2462.9
French Canadian15230.7
German19,30924.7
Greek1280.2
Hungarian3460.4
Irish17,76710.0
Italian1,4861.9
Lithuanian640.1
Norwegian6990.9
Polish1,8222.3
Portuguese750.1
Russian740.1
Scotch-Irish2,0102.6
Scottish1,4211.8
Slovak580.1
Subsaharan African940.1
Swedish8241.1
Swiss1360.2
Ukrainian510.1
United States or American5,7107.3
Welsh4080.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)470.1
Other ancestries22,35428.7
(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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