U.S. Beacon October 17, 2019

East Rockaway, NY

Nassau County, New York

Latitude: 40.643742     Longitude: -73.666926
Population 10,263 (2005)



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3622876, place: East Rockaway village, New York)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 2,573 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 288 (11.19%)
Kindergarten: 106 (4.12%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 1,117 (43.41%)
High school (grades 9-12): 522 (20.29%)
College or graduate school: 540 (20.99%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 7,429 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 339 (4.56%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 502 (6.76%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 2,262 (30.45%)
Some college, no degree: 1,195 (16.09%)
Associate degree: 538 (7.24%)
Bachelor's degree: 1,450 (19.52%)
Graduate or professional degree: 1,143 (15.39%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 88.7%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 34.9%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 8,438 (100%)
Never married: 1,913 (22.67%)
Now married, except separated: 4,993 (59.17%)
Separated: 179 (2.12%)
Total Widowed: 690 (8.18%)
Widowed Female: 569 (6.74%)
Total Divorced: 663 (7.86%)
Divorced Female: 432 (5.12%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 239 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 56 (23.43%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 8,035 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 847 (10.54%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 2,007 (100%)
--With a disability: 130 (6.48%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 6,140 (100%)
--With a disability: 813 (13.24%)
----Percent employed: 60.8%
--No disability: 5,327 (86.76%)
----Percent employed: 80.7%
Population 65 years and over: 1,554 (100%)
--With a disability: 470 (30.24%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 9,798 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 6,487 (66.21%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 3,190 (32.56%)
--Same county: 2,003 (20.44%)
--Different county: 1,187 (12.11%)
----Same state: 975 (9.95%)
----Different state: 212 (2.16%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 121 (1.23%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 10,463 (100%)
Native: 9,376 (89.61%)
--Born in United States: 9,284 (100%)
----State of residence: 8,749 (83.62%)
----Different state: 535 (5.11%)
--Born outside United States: 92 (0.88%)
Foreign born: 1,087 (10.39%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 285 (2.72%)
--Naturalized citizen: 690 (6.59%)
--Not a citizen: 397 (3.79%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 1,087 (100%)
Europe: 388 (35.69%)
Asia: 208 (19.14%)
Africa: 5 (0.46%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 473 (43.51%)
Northern America: 13 (1.2%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 9,798 (100%)
English only: 8,353 (85.25%)
Language other than English: 1,445 (14.75%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 355 (3.62%)
--Spanish: 604 (6.16%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 176 (1.8%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 649 (6.62%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 75 (0.77%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 142 (1.45%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 104 (1.06%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 10,463 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 12,696% (121.34%)
Arab: 18 (0.17%)
Czech: 68 (0.65%)
Danish: 37 (0.35%)
Dutch: 76 (0.73%)
English: 369 (3.53%)
French (except Basque): 77 (0.74%)
French Canadian: 38 (0.36%)
German: 1,321 (12.63%)
Greek: 113 (1.08%)
Hungarian: 190 (1.82%)
Irish: 2,678 (25.59%)
Italian: 2,872 (27.45%)
Lithuanian: 30 (0.29%)
Norwegian: 103 (0.98%)
Polish: 616 (5.89%)
Portuguese: 25 (0.24%)
Russian: 649 (6.2%)
Scotch-Irish: 51 (0.49%)
Scottish: 98 (0.94%)
Slovak: 13 (0.12%)
Subsaharan African: 20 (0.19%)
Swedish: 143 (1.37%)
Swiss: 11 (0.11%)
Ukrainian: 121 (1.16%)
United States or American: 539 (5.15%)
Welsh: 15 (0.14%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 79 (0.76%)
Other ancestries: 2,326 (22.23%)

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