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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Presidio 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 7,304 100.0
      enrolled in school 2,151 100.0   Native 4,689 64.2
Nursery school, preschool 118 5.5       Born in United States 4,613 63.2
Kindergarten 151 7.0           State of residence 3,945 54.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 1,128 52.4           Different state 668 9.1
High school (grades 9-12) 590 27.4       Born outside United States 76 1.0
College or graduate school 164 7.6   Foreign born 2,615 35.8
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 1,194 16.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 580 7.9
  Population 25 years and over 4,303 100.0       Not a citizen 2,035 27.9
Less than 9th grade 1,809 42.0        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 571 13.3   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 857 19.9     Total (excluding born at sea) 2,615 100.0
Some college, no degree 430 10.0   Europe 26 1.0
Associate degree 133 3.1   Asia 21 0.8
Bachelor's degree 291 6.8   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 212 4.9   Oceania 3 0.1
        Latin America 2,563 98.0
Percent high school graduate or higher 44.7 (X)   Northern America 2 0.1
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 11.7 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 6,745 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 5,328 100.0   English only 1,052 15.6
Never married 1,180 22.1   Language other than English 5,693 84.4
Now married, except separated 3,260 61.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 3,068 45.5
Separated 135 2.5   Spanish 5,656 83.9
Widowed 398 7.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 3,057 45.3
 Female 306 5.7   Other Indo-European languages 29 0.4
Divorced 355 6.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 5 0.1
 Female 197 3.7   Asian and Pacific Island languages 8 0.1
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 6 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 7,304 100.0
           under 18 years 294 100.0     Total ancestries reported 7,031 96.3
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 181 61.6   Arab 1 0.0
        Czech¹ 11 0.2
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 0 0.0
          Civilian population 18 years and over 4,901 100.0   Dutch 30 0.4
Civilian veterans 460 9.4   English 166 2.3
        French (except Basque)¹ 16 0.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 4 0.1
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 209 2.9
     Population 5 to 20 years 2,124 100.0   Greek 4 0.1
With a disability 148 7.0   Hungarian 0 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 3,487 100.0   Irish¹ 184 2.5
With a disability 1,136 32.6   Italian 19 0.3
 Percent employed 61.4 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 2,351 67.4   Norwegian 0 0.0
 Percent employed 62.6 (X)   Polish 10 0.1
     Population 65 years and over 1,037 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 613 59.1   Russian 0 0.0
        Scotch-Irish 34 0.5
        Scottish 42 0.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 6,745 100.0   Subsaharan African 3 0.0
Same house in 1995 3,818 56.6   Swedish 10 0.1
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 2,343 34.7   Swiss 0 0.0
 Same county 1,004 14.9   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 1,339 19.9   United States or American 221 3.0
  Same state 976 14.5   Welsh 20 0.3
  Different state 363 5.4   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 584 8.7   Other ancestries 6,047 82.8
 
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.

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