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American Community Survey Profile Report | 2013-2017 (5-year estimates)

Senate District 47

Social Characteristics

District Demographics Table
Subject District Percent
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE - Total households 30,799 (X)
- Total households - Family households (families) 22,905 74.4
- Total households - Family households (families) - With own children of the householder under 18 years 11,877 38.6
- Total households - Family households (families) - Married-couple family 19,918 64.7
- Total households - Family households (families) - Married-couple family - With own children of the householder under 18 years 9,991 32.4
- Total households - Family households (families) - Male householder, no wife present, family 929 3.0
- Total households - Family households (families) - Male householder, no wife present, family - With own children of the householder under 18 years 568 1.8
- Total households - Family households (families) - Female householder, no husband present, family 2,058 6.7
- Total households - Family households (families) - Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children of the householder under 18 years 1,318 4.3
- Total households - Nonfamily households 7,894 25.6
- Total households - Nonfamily households - Householder living alone 6,357 20.6
- Total households - Nonfamily households - Householder living alone - 65 years and over 2,492 8.1
- Households with one or more people under 18 years 12,327 40.0
- Households with one or more people 65 years and over 6,394 20.8
- Average household size 2.8 (X)
- Average family size 3.2 (X)
RELATIONSHIP - Population in households 85,278 (X)
- Population in households - Householder 30,799 36.1
- Population in households - Spouse 19,958 23.4
- Population in households - Child 29,097 34.1
- Population in households - Other relatives 2,209 2.6
- Population in households - Nonrelatives 3,215 3.8
- Population in households - Nonrelatives - Unmarried partner 1,568 1.8
MARITAL STATUS
Males 15 years and over 32,915 (X)
- Males 15 years and over - Never married 9,657 29.3
- Males 15 years and over - Now married, except separated 20,459 62.2
- Males 15 years and over - Separated 212 0.6
- Males 15 years and over - Widowed 458 1.4
- Males 15 years and over - Divorced 2,129 6.5
- Females 15 years and over 33,695 (X)
- Females 15 years and over - Never married 7,629 22.6
- Females 15 years and over - Now married, except separated 20,625 61.2
- Females 15 years and over - Separated 266 0.8
- Females 15 years and over - Widowed 2,001 5.9
- Females 15 years and over - Divorced 3,174 9.4
FERTILITY
Number of women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months 1,050 (X)
- Number of women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months - Unmarried women (widowed, divorced, and never married) 139 13.2
- Number of women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months - Unmarried women (widowed, divorced, and never married) - Per 1,000 unmarried women 16 (X)
- Number of women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months - Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years old 50 (X)
- Number of women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months - Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years old 6 (X)
- Number of women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months - Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years old 98 (X)
- Number of women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months - Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years old 31 (X)
GRANDPARENTS
Number of grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years 780 (X)
- Number of grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years - Grandparents responsible for grandchildren 140 17.9
- Number of grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years - Years responsible for grandchildren - Less than 1 year 32 4.1
- Number of grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years - Years responsible for grandchildren - 1 or 2 years 26 3.3
- Number of grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years - Years responsible for grandchildren - 3 or 4 years 20 2.6
- Number of grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years - Years responsible for grandchildren - 5 or more years 62 7.9
- Number of grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years 140 (X)
- Number of grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years - Who are female 79 56.4
- Number of grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years - Who are married 123 87.9
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT - Population 3 years and over enrolled in school 24,259 (X)
- Population 3 years and over enrolled in school - Nursery school, preschool 1,993 8.2
- Population 3 years and over enrolled in school - Kindergarten 1,336 5.5
- Population 3 years and over enrolled in school - Elementary school (grades 1-8) 10,858 44.8
- Population 3 years and over enrolled in school - High school (grades 9-12) 5,866 24.2
- Population 3 years and over enrolled in school - College or graduate school 4,206 17.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT - Population 25 years and over 55,500 (X)
- Population 25 years and over - Less than 9th grade 949 1.7
- Population 25 years and over - 9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1,336 2.4
- Population 25 years and over - High school graduate (includes equivalency) 11,607 20.9
- Population 25 years and over - Some college, no degree 10,108 18.2
- Population 25 years and over - Associate's degree 6,317 11.4
- Population 25 years and over - Bachelor's degree 17,930 32.3
- Population 25 years and over - Graduate or professional degree 7,253 13.1
- Percent high school graduate or higher (X) 95.9
- Percent bachelor's degree or higher (X) 45.4
VETERAN STATUS - Civilian population 18 years and over 62,355 (X)
- Civilian population 18 years and over - Civilian veterans 4,347 7.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION - Total Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population 85,894 (X)
- Total Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population - With a disability 5,887 6.9
- Under 18 years 23,795 (X)
- Under 18 years - With a disability 540 2.3
- 18 to 64 years 53,203 (X)
- 18 to 64 years - With a disability 2,625 4.9
- 65 years and over 8,896 (X)
- 65 years and over - With a disability 2,722 30.6
RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO - Population 1 year and over 85,039 (X)
- Population 1 year and over - Same house 74,836 88.0
- Population 1 year and over - Different house in the U.S. 9,898 11.6
- Population 1 year and over - Different house in the U.S. - Same county 3,620 4.3
- Population 1 year and over - Different house in the U.S. - Different county 6,278 7.4
- Population 1 year and over - Different house in the U.S. - Different county - Same state 5,258 6.2
- Population 1 year and over - Different house in the U.S. - Different county - Different state 1,020 1.2
- Population 1 year and over - Abroad 305 0.4
PLACE OF BIRTH - Total population 86,160 (X)
- Total population - Native 82,187 95.4
- Total population - Native - Born in United States 81,664 94.8
- Total population - Native - Born in United States - State of residence 60,689 70.4
- Total population - Native - Born in United States - Different state 20,975 24.3
- Total population - Native - Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s) 523 0.6
- Total population - Foreign born 3,973 4.6
U.S. CITIZENSHIP STATUS - Foreign-born population 3,973 (X)
- Foreign-born population - Naturalized U.S. citizen 2,230 56.1
- Foreign-born population - Not a U.S. citizen 1,743 43.9
YEAR OF ENTRY - Population born outside the United States 4,496 (X)
- Native 523 (X)
- Native - Entered 2010 or later 28 5.4
- Native - Entered before 2010 495 94.6
- Foreign born 3,973 (X)
- Foreign born - Entered 2010 or later 588 14.8
- Foreign born - Entered before 2010 3,385 85.2
WORLD REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN - Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea 3,973 (X)
- Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea - Europe 528 13.3
- Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea - Asia 1,570 39.5
- Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea - Africa 410 10.3
- Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea - Oceania 30 0.8
- Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea - Latin America 1,239 31.2
- Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea - Northern America 196 4.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME - Population 5 years and over 80,458 (X)
- Population 5 years and over - English only 74,656 92.8
- Population 5 years and over - Language other than English 5,802 7.2
- Population 5 years and over - Language other than English - Speak English less than "very well" 1,724 2.1
- Population 5 years and over - Spanish 3,149 3.9
- Population 5 years and over - Spanish - Speak English less than "very well" 961 1.2
- Population 5 years and over - Other Indo-European languages 1,164 1.4
- Population 5 years and over - Other Indo-European languages - Speak English less than "very well" 311 0.4
- Population 5 years and over - Asian and Pacific Islander languages 1,153 1.4
- Population 5 years and over - Asian and Pacific Islander languages - Speak English less than "very well" 421 0.5
- Population 5 years and over - Other languages 336 0.4
- Population 5 years and over - Other languages - Speak English less than "very well" 31 0.0
ANCESTRY - Total population 86,160 (X)
- Total population - American 2,386 2.8
- Total population - Arab 164 0.2
- Total population - Czech 1,602 1.9
- Total population - Danish 1,169 1.4
- Total population - Dutch 1,718 2.0
- Total population - English 5,503 6.4
- Total population - French (except Basque) 3,266 3.8
- Total population - French Canadian 596 0.7
- Total population - German 38,001 44.1
- Total population - Greek 420 0.5
- Total population - Hungarian 200 0.2
- Total population - Irish 9,566 11.1
- Total population - Italian 2,043 2.4
- Total population - Lithuanian 169 0.2
- Total population - Norwegian 12,524 14.5
- Total population - Polish 3,675 4.3
- Total population - Portuguese 40 0.0
- Total population - Russian 643 0.7
- Total population - Scotch-Irish 361 0.4
- Total population - Scottish 855 1.0
- Total population - Slovak 97 0.1
- Total population - Subsaharan African 712 0.8
- Total population - Swedish 7,209 8.4
- Total population - Swiss 264 0.3
- Total population - Ukrainian 351 0.4
- Total population - Welsh 420 0.5
- Total population - West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) 104 0.1
COMPUTERS AND INTERNET USE - Total households 30,799 (X)
- Total households - With a computer 28,586 92.8
- Total households - With a broadband Internet subscription 26,607 86.4