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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Winchester city
[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 23,585 100.0
      enrolled in school 5,762 100.0   Native 21,981 93.2
Nursery school, preschool 384 6.7       Born in United States 21,672 91.9
Kindergarten 346 6.0           State of residence 12,574 53.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 2,214 38.4           Different state 9,098 38.6
High school (grades 9-12) 1,130 19.6       Born outside United States 309 1.3
College or graduate school 1,688 29.3   Foreign born 1,604 6.8
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 1,139 4.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 299 1.3
  Population 25 years and over 15,316 100.0       Not a citizen 1,305 5.5
Less than 9th grade 1,542 10.1        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2,233 14.6   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 4,086 26.7     Total (excluding born at sea) 1,604 100.0
Some college, no degree 3,070 20.0   Europe 172 10.7
Associate degree 752 4.9   Asia 259 16.1
Bachelor's degree 2,157 14.1   Africa 13 0.8
Graduate or professional degree 1,476 9.6   Oceania 9 0.6
        Latin America 1,107 69.0
Percent high school graduate or higher 75.4 (X)   Northern America 44 2.7
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 23.7 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 22,146 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 19,343 100.0   English only 19,921 90.0
Never married 6,030 31.2   Language other than English 2,225 10.0
Now married, except separated 8,736 45.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 1,238 5.6
Separated 786 4.1   Spanish 1,512 6.8
Widowed 1,609 8.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 958 4.3
 Female 1,371 7.1   Other Indo-European languages 439 2.0
Divorced 2,182 11.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 104 0.5
 Female 1,218 6.3   Asian and Pacific Island languages 240 1.1
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 176 0.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 23,585 100.0
           under 18 years 378 100.0     Total ancestries reported 22,579 95.7
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 162 42.9   Arab 7 0.0
        Czech¹ 62 0.3
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 22 0.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 18,400 100.0   Dutch 293 1.2
Civilian veterans 2,466 13.4   English 3,039 12.9
        French (except Basque)¹ 419 1.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 76 0.3
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 3,937 16.7
     Population 5 to 20 years 5,195 100.0   Greek 69 0.3
With a disability 514 9.9   Hungarian 18 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 13,522 100.0   Irish¹ 2,791 11.8
With a disability 2,727 20.2   Italian 730 3.1
 Percent employed 63.8 (X)   Lithuanian 14 0.1
No disability 10,795 79.8   Norwegian 101 0.4
 Percent employed 80.8 (X)   Polish 380 1.6
     Population 65 years and over 3,273 100.0   Portuguese 82 0.3
With a disability 1,331 40.7   Russian 120 0.5
        Scotch-Irish 585 2.5
        Scottish 676 2.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 12 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 22,146 100.0   Subsaharan African 219 0.9
Same house in 1995 9,761 44.1   Swedish 171 0.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 11,635 52.5   Swiss 35 0.1
 Same county 1,917 8.7   Ukrainian 67 0.3
 Different county 9,718 43.9   United States or American 2,697 11.4
  Same state 6,431 29.0   Welsh 206 0.9
  Different state 3,287 14.8   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 75 0.3
Elsewhere in 1995 750 3.4   Other ancestries 5,676 24.1
 
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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