U.S. Beacon September 23, 2019

Harlingen, TX

Cameron County, Texas

Latitude: 26.192203     Longitude: -97.696275
Population 62,318 (2005)



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:4832372, place: Harlingen city, Texas)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 17,183 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 1,141 (6.64%)
Kindergarten: 1,018 (5.92%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 7,816 (45.49%)
High school (grades 9-12): 4,401 (25.61%)
College or graduate school: 2,807 (16.34%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 34,325 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 7,358 (21.44%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 4,257 (12.4%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 8,141 (23.72%)
Some college, no degree: 6,994 (20.38%)
Associate degree: 1,825 (5.32%)
Bachelor's degree: 3,738 (10.89%)
Graduate or professional degree: 2,012 (5.86%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 66.2%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 16.8%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 42,890 (100%)
Never married: 10,357 (24.15%)
Now married, except separated: 24,307 (56.67%)
Separated: 1,311 (3.06%)
Total Widowed: 3,539 (8.25%)
Widowed Female: 2,912 (6.79%)
Total Divorced: 3,376 (7.87%)
Divorced Female: 1,988 (4.64%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 1,772 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 661 (37.3%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 39,948 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 4,729 (11.84%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 14,592 (100%)
--With a disability: 1,044 (7.15%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 28,446 (100%)
--With a disability: 5,905 (20.76%)
----Percent employed: 49.5%
--No disability: 22,541 (79.24%)
----Percent employed: 66.1%
Population 65 years and over: 8,065 (100%)
--With a disability: 3,397 (42.12%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 52,358 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 28,407 (54.26%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 22,684 (43.32%)
--Same county: 15,283 (29.19%)
--Different county: 7,401 (14.14%)
----Same state: 4,076 (7.78%)
----Different state: 3,325 (6.35%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 1,267 (2.42%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 57,624 (100%)
Native: 47,672 (82.73%)
--Born in United States: 46,994 (100%)
----State of residence: 36,337 (63.06%)
----Different state: 10,657 (18.49%)
--Born outside United States: 678 (1.18%)
Foreign born: 9,952 (17.27%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 3,085 (5.35%)
--Naturalized citizen: 3,998 (6.94%)
--Not a citizen: 5,954 (10.33%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 9,952 (100%)
Europe: 209 (2.1%)
Asia: 418 (4.2%)
Africa: 36 (0.36%)
Oceania: 5 (0.05%)
Latin America: 9,119 (91.63%)
Northern America: 165 (1.66%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 52,358 (100%)
English only: 18,104 (34.58%)
Language other than English: 34,254 (65.42%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 13,022 (24.87%)
--Spanish: 33,622 (64.22%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 12,895 (24.63%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 203 (0.39%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 45 (0.09%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 367 (0.7%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 56 (0.11%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 57,624 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 54,426% (94.45%)
Arab: 87 (0.15%)
Czech: 205 (0.36%)
Danish: 52 (0.09%)
Dutch: 267 (0.46%)
English: 2,563 (4.45%)
French (except Basque): 598 (1.04%)
French Canadian: 84 (0.15%)
German: 2,983 (5.18%)
Greek: 5 (0.01%)
Hungarian: 42 (0.07%)
Irish: 1,962 (3.4%)
Italian: 467 (0.81%)
Lithuanian: 20 (0.03%)
Norwegian: 349 (0.61%)
Polish: 211 (0.37%)
Portuguese: 22 (0.04%)
Russian: 28 (0.05%)
Scotch-Irish: 578 (1%)
Scottish: 444 (0.77%)
Slovak: 7 (0.01%)
Subsaharan African: 101 (0.18%)
Swedish: 266 (0.46%)
Swiss: 85 (0.15%)
Ukrainian: 20 (0.03%)
United States or American: 2,318 (4.02%)
Welsh: 153 (0.27%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 50 (0.09%)
Other ancestries: 40,459 (70.21%)

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