U.S. Beacon December 7, 2021

Pennsauken, NJ

Camden County, New Jersey

Latitude: 39.956562     Longitude: -75.055918
Population 35,737 (2000)
Elevation of Pennsauken, New Jersey: 65 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3457690, place: Pennsauken CDP, New Jersey)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 10,363 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 682 (6.58%)
Kindergarten: 495 (4.78%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 5,047 (48.7%)
High school (grades 9-12): 2,419 (23.34%)
College or graduate school: 1,720 (16.6%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 22,983 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 1,422 (6.19%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 3,815 (16.6%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 8,357 (36.36%)
Some college, no degree: 4,699 (20.45%)
Associate degree: 1,154 (5.02%)
Bachelor's degree: 2,426 (10.56%)
Graduate or professional degree: 1,110 (4.83%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 77.2%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 27,548 (100%)
Never married: 8,327 (30.23%)
Now married, except separated: 14,368 (52.16%)
Separated: 680 (2.47%)
Total Widowed: 2,073 (7.53%)
Widowed Female: 1,601 (5.81%)
Total Divorced: 2,100 (7.62%)
Divorced Female: 1,250 (4.54%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 1,276 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 571 (44.75%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 25,877 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 3,578 (13.83%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 9,052 (100%)
--With a disability: 794 (8.77%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 19,256 (100%)
--With a disability: 3,772 (19.59%)
----Percent employed: 60.6%
--No disability: 15,484 (80.41%)
----Percent employed: 78%
Population 65 years and over: 4,753 (100%)
--With a disability: 1,848 (38.88%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 33,538 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 21,694 (64.68%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 11,287 (33.65%)
--Same county: 6,937 (20.68%)
--Different county: 4,350 (12.97%)
----Same state: 1,882 (5.61%)
----Different state: 2,468 (7.36%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 557 (1.66%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 35,703 (100%)
Native: 32,881 (92.1%)
--Born in United States: 31,625 (100%)
----State of residence: 18,408 (51.56%)
----Different state: 13,217 (37.02%)
--Born outside United States: 1,256 (3.52%)
Foreign born: 2,822 (7.9%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 1,261 (3.53%)
--Naturalized citizen: 1,484 (4.16%)
--Not a citizen: 1,338 (3.75%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 2,822 (100%)
Europe: 366 (12.97%)
Asia: 1,385 (49.08%)
Africa: 179 (6.34%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 850 (30.12%)
Northern America: 42 (1.49%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 33,538 (100%)
English only: 26,804 (79.92%)
Language other than English: 6,734 (20.08%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 2,682 (8%)
--Spanish: 4,185 (12.48%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 1,473 (4.39%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 1,205 (3.59%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 405 (1.21%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 1,254 (3.74%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 792 (2.36%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 35,703 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 39,696% (111.18%)
Arab: 49 (0.14%)
Czech: 89 (0.25%)
Danish: 81 (0.23%)
Dutch: 230 (0.64%)
English: 2,425 (6.79%)
French (except Basque): 388 (1.09%)
French Canadian: 44 (0.12%)
German: 5,098 (14.28%)
Greek: 230 (0.64%)
Hungarian: 202 (0.57%)
Irish: 6,567 (18.39%)
Italian: 5,118 (14.33%)
Lithuanian: 168 (0.47%)
Norwegian: 129 (0.36%)
Polish: 2,007 (5.62%)
Portuguese: 12 (0.03%)
Russian: 288 (0.81%)
Scotch-Irish: 357 (1%)
Scottish: 332 (0.93%)
Slovak: 25 (0.07%)
Subsaharan African: 400 (1.12%)
Swedish: 187 (0.52%)
Swiss: 109 (0.31%)
Ukrainian: 179 (0.5%)
United States or American: 934 (2.62%)
Welsh: 189 (0.53%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 192 (0.54%)
Other ancestries: 13,667 (38.28%)

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