U.S. Beacon October 15, 2019

Wheatley Heights, NY

New York

Latitude: 40.761998     Longitude: -73.366895
Population 5,013 (2000)



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3681419, place: Wheatley Heights CDP, New York)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 1,606 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 103 (6.41%)
Kindergarten: 87 (5.42%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 754 (46.95%)
High school (grades 9-12): 393 (24.47%)
College or graduate school: 269 (16.75%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 3,118 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 117 (3.75%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 286 (9.17%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 867 (27.81%)
Some college, no degree: 581 (18.63%)
Associate degree: 298 (9.56%)
Bachelor's degree: 531 (17.03%)
Graduate or professional degree: 438 (14.05%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 87.1%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 31.1%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 3,743 (100%)
Never married: 1,064 (28.43%)
Now married, except separated: 2,145 (57.31%)
Separated: 79 (2.11%)
Total Widowed: 216 (5.77%)
Widowed Female: 178 (4.76%)
Total Divorced: 239 (6.39%)
Divorced Female: 135 (3.61%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 154 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 32 (20.78%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 3,484 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 308 (8.84%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 1,355 (100%)
--With a disability: 142 (10.48%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 2,903 (100%)
--With a disability: 570 (19.63%)
----Percent employed: 63%
--No disability: 2,333 (80.37%)
----Percent employed: 80.3%
Population 65 years and over: 387 (100%)
--With a disability: 150 (38.76%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 4,645 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 3,195 (68.78%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 1,370 (29.49%)
--Same county: 641 (13.8%)
--Different county: 729 (15.69%)
----Same state: 601 (12.94%)
----Different state: 128 (2.76%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 80 (1.72%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 5,034 (100%)
Native: 4,133 (82.1%)
--Born in United States: 4,056 (100%)
----State of residence: 3,485 (69.23%)
----Different state: 571 (11.34%)
--Born outside United States: 77 (1.53%)
Foreign born: 901 (17.9%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 154 (3.06%)
--Naturalized citizen: 593 (11.78%)
--Not a citizen: 308 (6.12%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 901 (100%)
Europe: 58 (6.44%)
Asia: 134 (14.87%)
Africa: 51 (5.66%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 652 (72.36%)
Northern America: 6 (0.67%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 4,645 (100%)
English only: 3,658 (78.75%)
Language other than English: 987 (21.25%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 315 (6.78%)
--Spanish: 297 (6.39%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 85 (1.83%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 580 (12.49%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 169 (3.64%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 22 (0.47%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 6 (0.13%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 5,034 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 5,269% (104.67%)
Arab: 29 (0.58%)
Czech: 12 (0.24%)
Danish: 0 (0%)
Dutch: 14 (0.28%)
English: 101 (2.01%)
French (except Basque): 11 (0.22%)
French Canadian: 0 (0%)
German: 300 (5.96%)
Greek: 16 (0.32%)
Hungarian: 42 (0.83%)
Irish: 428 (8.5%)
Italian: 519 (10.31%)
Lithuanian: 6 (0.12%)
Norwegian: 0 (0%)
Polish: 79 (1.57%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 114 (2.26%)
Scotch-Irish: 4 (0.08%)
Scottish: 28 (0.56%)
Slovak: 7 (0.14%)
Subsaharan African: 76 (1.51%)
Swedish: 0 (0%)
Swiss: 0 (0%)
Ukrainian: 40 (0.79%)
United States or American: 176 (3.5%)
Welsh: 5 (0.1%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 767 (15.24%)
Other ancestries: 2,495 (49.56%)

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