U.S. Beacon December 5, 2021

Morristown, NJ

Morris County, New Jersey

Latitude: 40.798900     Longitude: -74.478526
Population 18,851 (2005)
Elevation of Morristown, New Jersey: 327 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3448300, place: Morristown town, New Jersey)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 3,795 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 369 (9.72%)
Kindergarten: 247 (6.51%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 1,441 (37.97%)
High school (grades 9-12): 767 (20.21%)
College or graduate school: 971 (25.59%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 13,604 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 1,040 (7.64%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 1,266 (9.31%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 3,252 (23.9%)
Some college, no degree: 2,120 (15.58%)
Associate degree: 585 (4.3%)
Bachelor's degree: 3,160 (23.23%)
Graduate or professional degree: 2,181 (16.03%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 83%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 39.3%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 15,673 (100%)
Never married: 6,105 (38.95%)
Now married, except separated: 6,351 (40.52%)
Separated: 591 (3.77%)
Total Widowed: 1,087 (6.94%)
Widowed Female: 905 (5.77%)
Total Divorced: 1,539 (9.82%)
Divorced Female: 906 (5.78%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 330 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 67 (20.3%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 15,206 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 1,048 (6.89%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 2,896 (100%)
--With a disability: 251 (8.67%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 12,047 (100%)
--With a disability: 2,497 (20.73%)
----Percent employed: 69.6%
--No disability: 9,550 (79.27%)
----Percent employed: 81.4%
Population 65 years and over: 2,033 (100%)
--With a disability: 886 (43.58%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 17,517 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 7,962 (45.45%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 7,374 (42.1%)
--Same county: 4,010 (22.89%)
--Different county: 3,364 (19.2%)
----Same state: 1,752 (10%)
----Different state: 1,612 (9.2%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 2,181 (12.45%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 18,544 (100%)
Native: 12,528 (67.56%)
--Born in United States: 12,196 (100%)
----State of residence: 7,621 (41.1%)
----Different state: 4,575 (24.67%)
--Born outside United States: 332 (1.79%)
Foreign born: 6,016 (32.44%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 3,785 (20.41%)
--Naturalized citizen: 1,496 (8.07%)
--Not a citizen: 4,520 (24.37%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 6,016 (100%)
Europe: 921 (15.31%)
Asia: 564 (9.38%)
Africa: 83 (1.38%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 4,361 (72.49%)
Northern America: 87 (1.45%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 17,517 (100%)
English only: 11,659 (66.56%)
Language other than English: 5,858 (33.44%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 3,616 (20.64%)
--Spanish: 4,534 (25.88%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 3,217 (18.37%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 917 (5.23%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 287 (1.64%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 324 (1.85%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 76 (0.43%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 18,544 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 19,753% (106.52%)
Arab: 78 (0.42%)
Czech: 97 (0.52%)
Danish: 31 (0.17%)
Dutch: 160 (0.86%)
English: 1,125 (6.07%)
French (except Basque): 226 (1.22%)
French Canadian: 116 (0.63%)
German: 1,386 (7.47%)
Greek: 109 (0.59%)
Hungarian: 122 (0.66%)
Irish: 2,676 (14.43%)
Italian: 1,998 (10.77%)
Lithuanian: 28 (0.15%)
Norwegian: 122 (0.66%)
Polish: 646 (3.48%)
Portuguese: 42 (0.23%)
Russian: 394 (2.12%)
Scotch-Irish: 141 (0.76%)
Scottish: 204 (1.1%)
Slovak: 70 (0.38%)
Subsaharan African: 255 (1.38%)
Swedish: 141 (0.76%)
Swiss: 29 (0.16%)
Ukrainian: 107 (0.58%)
United States or American: 494 (2.66%)
Welsh: 52 (0.28%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 392 (2.11%)
Other ancestries: 8,512 (45.9%)

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