Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to site content Skip directly to page options
CDC Home

DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Pueblo County
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent Subject Number Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT       NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH    
     Population 3 years and over            Total poplulation 141,472 100.0
      enrolled in school 37,564 100.0   Native 137,278 97.0
Nursery school, preschool 2,460 6.5       Born in United States 136,345 96.4
Kindergarten 2,145 5.7           State of residence 93,776 66.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 16,600 44.2           Different state 42,569 30.1
High school (grades 9-12) 8,278 22.0       Born outside United States 933 0.7
College or graduate school 8,081 21.5   Foreign born 4,194 3.0
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 1,636 1.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 1,803 1.3
  Population 25 years and over 92,080 100.0       Not a citizen 2,391 1.7
Less than 9th grade 6,561 7.1        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 10,638 11.6   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 28,520 31.0     Total (excluding born at sea) 4,194 100.0
Some college, no degree 22,278 24.2   Europe 650 15.5
Associate degree 7,196 7.8   Asia 566 13.5
Bachelor's degree 10,974 11.9   Africa 63 1.5
Graduate or professional degree 5,913 6.4   Oceania 46 1.1
        Latin America 2,673 63.7
Percent high school graduate or higher 81.3 (X)   Northern America 196 4.7
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 18.3 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 132,161 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 111,673 100.0   English only 110,841 83.9
Never married 27,188 24.3   Language other than English 21,320 16.1
Now married, except separated 60,312 54.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 6,188 4.7
Separated 2,311 2.1   Spanish 18,740 14.2
Widowed 8,662 7.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 5,439 4.1
 Female 6,961 6.2   Other Indo-European languages 1,755 1.3
Divorced 13,200 11.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 441 0.3
 Female 7,424 6.6   Asian and Pacific Island languages 609 0.5
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 273 0.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 141,472 100.0
           under 18 years 3,493 100.0     Total ancestries reported 144,214 101.9
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 1,980 56.7   Arab 232 0.2
        Czech¹ 572 0.4
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 685 0.5
          Civilian population 18 years and over 105,102 100.0   Dutch 1,722 1.2
Civilian veterans 17,600 16.7   English 11,307 8.0
        French (except Basque)¹ 3,483 2.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 575 0.4
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 19,147 13.5
     Population 5 to 20 years 32,741 100.0   Greek 185 0.1
With a disability 2,889 8.8   Hungarian 360 0.3
     Population 21 to 64 years 75,618 100.0   Irish¹ 12,753 9.0
With a disability 17,729 23.4   Italian 11,637 8.2
 Percent employed 46.2 (X)   Lithuanian 87 0.1
No disability 57,889 76.6   Norwegian 1,538 1.1
 Percent employed 77.0 (X)   Polish 1,998 1.4
     Population 65 years and over 20,702 100.0   Portuguese 162 0.1
With a disability 9,651 46.6   Russian 413 0.3
        Scotch-Irish 2,214 1.6
        Scottish 2,130 1.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 399 0.3
  Population 5 years and over 132,161 100.0   Subsaharan African 218 0.2
Same house in 1995 68,125 51.5   Swedish 1,870 1.3
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 62,797 47.5   Swiss 376 0.3
 Same county 39,903 30.2   Ukrainian 89 0.1
 Different county 22,894 17.3   United States or American 7,530 5.3
  Same state 11,227 8.5   Welsh 960 0.7
  Different state 11,667 8.8   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 26 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 1,239 0.9   Other ancestries 61,546 43.5
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (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. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

USA.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web PortalDepartment of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   1600 Clifton Rd. Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348 - Contact CDC-INFO

A-Z Index

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z
  27. #