U.S. Beacon September 22, 2019

Taft, TX

San Patricio County, Texas

Latitude: 27.978584     Longitude: -97.394320
Population 3,429 (2005)



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:4871684, place: Taft city, Texas)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 1,079 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 80 (7.41%)
Kindergarten: 87 (8.06%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 550 (50.97%)
High school (grades 9-12): 210 (19.46%)
College or graduate school: 152 (14.09%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 1,924 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 419 (21.78%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 296 (15.38%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 529 (27.49%)
Some college, no degree: 434 (22.56%)
Associate degree: 71 (3.69%)
Bachelor's degree: 111 (5.77%)
Graduate or professional degree: 64 (3.33%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 62.8%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 9.1%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 2,423 (100%)
Never married: 522 (21.54%)
Now married, except separated: 1,390 (57.37%)
Separated: 71 (2.93%)
Total Widowed: 218 (9%)
Widowed Female: 202 (8.34%)
Total Divorced: 222 (9.16%)
Divorced Female: 110 (4.54%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 151 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 91 (60.26%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 2,233 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 302 (13.52%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 938 (100%)
--With a disability: 32 (3.41%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 1,604 (100%)
--With a disability: 304 (18.95%)
----Percent employed: 56.9%
--No disability: 1,300 (81.05%)
----Percent employed: 71.5%
Population 65 years and over: 420 (100%)
--With a disability: 220 (52.38%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 3,101 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 1,701 (54.85%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 1,392 (44.89%)
--Same county: 945 (30.47%)
--Different county: 447 (14.41%)
----Same state: 322 (10.38%)
----Different state: 125 (4.03%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 8 (0.26%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 3,402 (100%)
Native: 3,329 (97.85%)
--Born in United States: 3,319 (100%)
----State of residence: 2,892 (85.01%)
----Different state: 427 (12.55%)
--Born outside United States: 10 (0.29%)
Foreign born: 73 (2.15%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 24 (0.71%)
--Naturalized citizen: 32 (0.94%)
--Not a citizen: 41 (1.21%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 73 (100%)
Europe: 7 (9.59%)
Asia: 4 (5.48%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 59 (80.82%)
Northern America: 3 (4.11%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 3,101 (100%)
English only: 1,628 (52.5%)
Language other than English: 1,473 (47.5%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 438 (14.12%)
--Spanish: 1,447 (46.66%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 433 (13.96%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 17 (0.55%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 5 (0.16%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 4 (0.13%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 3,402 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 3,116% (91.59%)
Arab: 0 (0%)
Czech: 20 (0.59%)
Danish: 0 (0%)
Dutch: 11 (0.32%)
English: 117 (3.44%)
French (except Basque): 23 (0.68%)
French Canadian: 8 (0.24%)
German: 262 (7.7%)
Greek: 0 (0%)
Hungarian: 0 (0%)
Irish: 133 (3.91%)
Italian: 13 (0.38%)
Lithuanian: 0 (0%)
Norwegian: 14 (0.41%)
Polish: 40 (1.18%)
Portuguese: 5 (0.15%)
Russian: 0 (0%)
Scotch-Irish: 38 (1.12%)
Scottish: 23 (0.68%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 6 (0.18%)
Swiss: 8 (0.24%)
Ukrainian: 0 (0%)
United States or American: 93 (2.73%)
Welsh: 9 (0.26%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 2,293 (67.4%)

Return to Taft,TX.

More data for Taft,TX: Demographic Profile - Social Profile - Economic Profile - Housing Profile


US Beacon Home