U.S. Beacon October 17, 2019

Brighton, NY

New York

Latitude: 43.123363     Longitude: -77.568115
Population 35,584 (2000)



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3608257, place: Brighton CDP, New York)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 8,984 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 566 (6.3%)
Kindergarten: 471 (5.24%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 3,324 (37%)
High school (grades 9-12): 1,558 (17.34%)
College or graduate school: 3,065 (34.12%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 25,828 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 700 (2.71%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 1,502 (5.82%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 3,559 (13.78%)
Some college, no degree: 3,425 (13.26%)
Associate degree: 1,821 (7.05%)
Bachelor's degree: 6,760 (26.17%)
Graduate or professional degree: 8,061 (31.21%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 91.5%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 57.4%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 29,731 (100%)
Never married: 8,061 (27.11%)
Now married, except separated: 15,840 (53.28%)
Separated: 520 (1.75%)
Total Widowed: 2,711 (9.12%)
Widowed Female: 2,331 (7.84%)
Total Divorced: 2,599 (8.74%)
Divorced Female: 1,659 (5.58%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 275 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 67 (24.36%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 28,512 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 2,957 (10.37%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 6,100 (100%)
--With a disability: 536 (8.79%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 20,264 (100%)
--With a disability: 2,042 (10.08%)
----Percent employed: 65.2%
--No disability: 18,222 (89.92%)
----Percent employed: 80.6%
Population 65 years and over: 6,000 (100%)
--With a disability: 2,094 (34.9%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 33,793 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 17,445 (51.62%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 14,509 (42.93%)
--Same county: 9,478 (28.05%)
--Different county: 5,031 (14.89%)
----Same state: 2,604 (7.71%)
----Different state: 2,427 (7.18%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 1,839 (5.44%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 35,588 (100%)
Native: 30,094 (84.56%)
--Born in United States: 29,624 (100%)
----State of residence: 22,537 (63.33%)
----Different state: 7,087 (19.91%)
--Born outside United States: 470 (1.32%)
Foreign born: 5,494 (15.44%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 2,789 (7.84%)
--Naturalized citizen: 2,425 (6.81%)
--Not a citizen: 3,069 (8.62%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 5,494 (100%)
Europe: 1,929 (35.11%)
Asia: 2,631 (47.89%)
Africa: 248 (4.51%)
Oceania: 23 (0.42%)
Latin America: 292 (5.31%)
Northern America: 371 (6.75%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 33,793 (100%)
English only: 28,111 (83.19%)
Language other than English: 5,682 (16.81%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 2,100 (6.21%)
--Spanish: 807 (2.39%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 181 (0.54%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 2,781 (8.23%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 1,013 (3%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 1,632 (4.83%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 830 (2.46%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 35,588 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 42,353% (119.01%)
Arab: 208 (0.58%)
Czech: 100 (0.28%)
Danish: 100 (0.28%)
Dutch: 743 (2.09%)
English: 4,735 (13.31%)
French (except Basque): 820 (2.3%)
French Canadian: 376 (1.06%)
German: 6,460 (18.15%)
Greek: 298 (0.84%)
Hungarian: 357 (1%)
Irish: 6,005 (16.87%)
Italian: 4,167 (11.71%)
Lithuanian: 178 (0.5%)
Norwegian: 259 (0.73%)
Polish: 2,307 (6.48%)
Portuguese: 74 (0.21%)
Russian: 1,979 (5.56%)
Scotch-Irish: 560 (1.57%)
Scottish: 851 (2.39%)
Slovak: 62 (0.17%)
Subsaharan African: 251 (0.71%)
Swedish: 297 (0.83%)
Swiss: 149 (0.42%)
Ukrainian: 496 (1.39%)
United States or American: 1,583 (4.45%)
Welsh: 252 (0.71%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 64 (0.18%)
Other ancestries: 8,622 (24.23%)

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