U.S. Beacon December 7, 2021

Plainsboro Center, NJ

New Jersey

Latitude: 40.330859     Longitude: -74.596742
Population 2,209 (2000)



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3459285, place: Plainsboro Center CDP, New Jersey)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 560 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 59 (10.54%)
Kindergarten: 21 (3.75%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 236 (42.14%)
High school (grades 9-12): 82 (14.64%)
College or graduate school: 162 (28.93%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 1,639 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 14 (0.85%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 15 (0.92%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 167 (10.19%)
Some college, no degree: 153 (9.33%)
Associate degree: 73 (4.45%)
Bachelor's degree: 715 (43.62%)
Graduate or professional degree: 502 (30.63%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 98.2%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 74.3%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 1,910 (100%)
Never married: 565 (29.58%)
Now married, except separated: 1,165 (60.99%)
Separated: 34 (1.78%)
Total Widowed: 41 (2.15%)
Widowed Female: 41 (2.15%)
Total Divorced: 105 (5.5%)
Divorced Female: 42 (2.2%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 0

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 1,866 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 122 (6.54%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 382 (100%)
--With a disability: 6 (1.57%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 1,775 (100%)
--With a disability: 112 (6.31%)
----Percent employed: 76.8%
--No disability: 1,663 (93.69%)
----Percent employed: 83.8%
Population 65 years and over: 53 (100%)
--With a disability: 13 (24.53%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 2,210 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 628 (28.42%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 1,010 (45.7%)
--Same county: 317 (14.34%)
--Different county: 693 (31.36%)
----Same state: 248 (11.22%)
----Different state: 445 (20.14%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 572 (25.88%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 2,371 (100%)
Native: 1,329 (56.05%)
--Born in United States: 1,275 (100%)
----State of residence: 792 (33.4%)
----Different state: 483 (20.37%)
--Born outside United States: 54 (2.28%)
Foreign born: 1,042 (43.95%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 665 (28.05%)
--Naturalized citizen: 272 (11.47%)
--Not a citizen: 770 (32.48%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 1,042 (100%)
Europe: 188 (18.04%)
Asia: 780 (74.86%)
Africa: 41 (3.93%)
Oceania: 12 (1.15%)
Latin America: 21 (2.02%)
Northern America: 0 (0%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 2,210 (100%)
English only: 1,090 (49.32%)
Language other than English: 1,120 (50.68%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 294 (13.3%)
--Spanish: 132 (5.97%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 26 (1.18%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 530 (23.98%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 79 (3.57%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 383 (17.33%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 179 (8.1%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 2,371 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 2,845% (119.99%)
Arab: 52 (2.19%)
Czech: 9 (0.38%)
Danish: 16 (0.67%)
Dutch: 50 (2.11%)
English: 106 (4.47%)
French (except Basque): 11 (0.46%)
French Canadian: 0 (0%)
German: 338 (14.26%)
Greek: 22 (0.93%)
Hungarian: 29 (1.22%)
Irish: 266 (11.22%)
Italian: 228 (9.62%)
Lithuanian: 0 (0%)
Norwegian: 8 (0.34%)
Polish: 31 (1.31%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 32 (1.35%)
Scotch-Irish: 33 (1.39%)
Scottish: 79 (3.33%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 6 (0.25%)
Swedish: 44 (1.86%)
Swiss: 13 (0.55%)
Ukrainian: 29 (1.22%)
United States or American: 37 (1.56%)
Welsh: 34 (1.43%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 1,372 (57.87%)

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