U.S. Beacon June 17, 2024

Benson, AZ

Cochise County, Arizona

Latitude: 31.952880     Longitude: -110.306771
Population 4,934 (2005)
Elevation of Benson, Arizona: 3585 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:0405770, place: Benson city, Arizona)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 977 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 10 (1.02%)
Kindergarten: 100 (10.24%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 378 (38.69%)
High school (grades 9-12): 296 (30.3%)
College or graduate school: 193 (19.75%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 3,553 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 309 (8.7%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 506 (14.24%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 1,069 (30.09%)
Some college, no degree: 931 (26.2%)
Associate degree: 229 (6.45%)
Bachelor's degree: 381 (10.72%)
Graduate or professional degree: 128 (3.6%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 77.1%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 4,111 (100%)
Never married: 603 (14.67%)
Now married, except separated: 2,411 (58.65%)
Separated: 58 (1.41%)
Total Widowed: 480 (11.68%)
Widowed Female: 371 (9.02%)
Total Divorced: 559 (13.6%)
Divorced Female: 271 (6.59%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 98 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 59 (60.2%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 3,896 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 905 (23.23%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 890 (100%)
--With a disability: 57 (6.4%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 2,378 (100%)
--With a disability: 660 (27.75%)
----Percent employed: 43.6%
--No disability: 1,718 (72.25%)
----Percent employed: 66.1%
Population 65 years and over: 1,277 (100%)
--With a disability: 559 (43.77%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 4,624 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 2,175 (47.04%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 2,367 (51.19%)
--Same county: 1,164 (25.17%)
--Different county: 1,203 (26.02%)
----Same state: 453 (9.8%)
----Different state: 750 (16.22%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 82 (1.77%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 4,827 (100%)
Native: 4,608 (95.46%)
--Born in United States: 4,576 (100%)
----State of residence: 1,578 (32.69%)
----Different state: 2,998 (62.11%)
--Born outside United States: 32 (0.66%)
Foreign born: 219 (4.54%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 12 (0.25%)
--Naturalized citizen: 137 (2.84%)
--Not a citizen: 82 (1.7%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 219 (100%)
Europe: 39 (17.81%)
Asia: 0 (0%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 8 (3.65%)
Latin America: 110 (50.23%)
Northern America: 62 (28.31%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 4,624 (100%)
English only: 3,841 (83.07%)
Language other than English: 783 (16.93%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 233 (5.04%)
--Spanish: 715 (15.46%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 215 (4.65%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 50 (1.08%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 0 (0%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 4,827 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 5,405% (111.97%)
Arab: 10 (0.21%)
Czech: 9 (0.19%)
Danish: 71 (1.47%)
Dutch: 126 (2.61%)
English: 836 (17.32%)
French (except Basque): 165 (3.42%)
French Canadian: 60 (1.24%)
German: 897 (18.58%)
Greek: 0 (0%)
Hungarian: 14 (0.29%)
Irish: 513 (10.63%)
Italian: 121 (2.51%)
Lithuanian: 20 (0.41%)
Norwegian: 120 (2.49%)
Polish: 83 (1.72%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 24 (0.5%)
Scotch-Irish: 136 (2.82%)
Scottish: 124 (2.57%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 136 (2.82%)
Swiss: 15 (0.31%)
Ukrainian: 0 (0%)
United States or American: 263 (5.45%)
Welsh: 63 (1.31%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 1,599 (33.13%)

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