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Social Statistics for Cumberland County, New Jersey

Cumberland county new jersey dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school37,622100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,6467.0
Kindergarten2,1365.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)18,44949.0
High school (grades 9-12)9,30424.7
College or graduate school5,08713.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over96,899100.0
Less than 9th grade10,90311.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma19,61020.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)35,18936.3
Some college, no degree15,21215.7
Associate degree4,6004.7
Bachelor's degree7,8208.1
Graduate or professional degree3,5653.7
Percent high school graduate or higher68.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over115,577100.0
Never married34,78730.1
Now married, except separated57,36649.6
Separated3,8733.4
Widowed9,1637.9
Female
7,1156.2
Divorced10,3889.0
Female
5,6174.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years4,235100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,65839.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over109,230100.0
Civilian veterans12,26011.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years33,663100.0
With a disability3,46610.3
Population 21 to 64 years75,700100.0
With a disability17,67623.4
Percent employed
50.6(X)
No disability58,02476.6
Percent employed
76.0(X)
Population 65 years and over17,798100.0
With a disability8,25546.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over137,590100.0
Same house in 199583,76960.9
Different house in the U.S. in 199550,14036.4
Same county
35,97826.1
Different county
14,16210.3
Same state
9,3406.8
Different state
4,8223.5
Elsewhere in 19953,6812.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population146,438100.0
Native137,43193.8
Born in United States
128,61487.8
State of residence
98,69867.4
Different state
29,91620.4
Born outside United States
8,8176.0
Foreign born9,0076.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4,3172.9
Naturalized citizen
3,5142.4
Not a citizen
5,4933.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)9,007100.0
Europe2,36626.3
Asia8089.0
Africa450.5
Oceania70.1
Latin America5,66562.9
Northern America1161.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over137,590100.0
English only109,45779.6
Language other than English28,13320.4
Speak English less than 'very well
12,2098.9
Spanish
22,89816.6
Speak English less than "very well"
10,2757.5
Other Indo-European languages
4,2363.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1,4931.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
6080.4
Speak English less than "very well"
2920.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population146,438100.0

Total ancestries reported

146,20599.8
Arab650.0
Czech14220.3
Danish1290.1
Dutch1,7801.2
English12,2968.4
French (except Basque)12,3201.6
French Canadian14000.3
German17,76112.1
Greek3820.3
Hungarian6970.5
Irish115,61210.7
Italian22,88115.6
Lithuanian2290.2
Norwegian4070.3
Polish4,4413.0
Portuguese580.0
Russian1,3210.9
Scotch-Irish1,1910.8
Scottish1,3200.9
Slovak1360.1
Subsaharan African1,2040.8
Swedish1,0380.7
Swiss2140.1
Ukrainian1,3900.9
United States or American5,3503.7
Welsh7790.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1,0740.7
Other ancestries51,30835.0
(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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