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American Community Survey Profile Report | 2016-2020 (5-year estimates)

House District 26A

Social Characteristics

District Demographics Table
Subject District Percent
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE - Total households 18,076 (X)
Married-couple household 7,031 38.9
With children of the householder under 18 years (X) (X)
Cohabiting couple household 1,447 8
With children of the householder under 18 years (X) (X)
Male householder, no spouse/partner present 3,896 21.6
With children of the householder under 18 years (X) (X)
Householder living alone 2,770 15.3
65 years and over 533 2.9
Female householder, no spouse/partner present 5,702 31.5
With children of the householder under 18 years (X) (X)
Householder living alone 3,653 20.2
65 years and over 1,489 8.2
Households with one or more people under 18 years 4,935 27.3
Households with one or more people 65 years and over 4,985 27.6
Average household size 2.3 (X)
Average family size 3 (X)
RELATIONSHIP - Population in households 40,822 (X)
Householder 18,076 44.3
Spouse 7,264 17.8
Unmarried partner 1,422 3.5
Child 10,031 24.6
Other relatives 2,273 5.6
Other nonrelatives 1,756 4.3
MARITAL STATUS - Males 15 years and over 16,721 (X)
Never married 6,795 40.6
Now married, except separated 7,655 45.8
Separated 268 1.6
Widowed 312 1.9
Divorced 1,691 10.1
Females 15 years and over 18,061 (X)
Never married 6,644 36.8
Now married, except separated 7,885 43.7
Separated 202 1.1
Widowed 1,470 8.1
Divorced 1,860 10.3
FERTILITY - Number of women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months 503 (X)
Unmarried women (widowed, divorced, and never married) 55 10.9
Per 1,000 unmarried women 8 (X)
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years old 45 (X)
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years old 1 (X)
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years old 40 (X)
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years old 67 (X)
GRANDPARENTS - Number of grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years 633 (X)
Grandparents responsible for grandchildren 339 53.6
Less than 1 year 33 5.2
1 or 2 years 155 24.5
3 or 4 years 35 5.5
5 or more years 116 18.3
Number of grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years 339 (X)
Who are female 248 73.2
Who are married 240 70.8
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT - Population 3 years and over enrolled in school 10,686 (X)
Nursery school, preschool 563 5.3
Kindergarten 718 6.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3,982 37.3
High school (grades 9-12) 2,283 21.4
College or graduate school 3,140 29.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT - Population 25 years and over 28,501 (X)
Less than 9th grade 1,174 4.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1,213 4.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 6,541 23
Some college, no degree 4,689 16.5
Associate's degree 2,929 10.3
Bachelor's degree 6,069 21.3
Graduate or professional degree 5,886 20.7
High school graduate or higher 26,114 91.6
Bachelor's degree or higher 11,955 41.9
VETERAN STATUS - Civilian population 18 years and over 32,929 (X)
Civilian veterans 1,973 6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION - Total Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population 41,117 (X)
With a disability 5,225 12.7
Under 18 years 9,154 (X)
With a disability 518 5.7
18 to 64 years 25,472 (X)
With a disability 2,617 10.3
65 years and over 6,491 (X)
With a disability 2,090 32.2
RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO - Population 1 year and over 41,759 (X)
Same house 34,137 81.7
Different house (in the U.S. or abroad) 7,622 18.3
Different house in the U.S. 6,905 16.5
Same county 3,780 9.1
Different county 3,125 7.5
Same state 1,488 3.6
Different state 1,637 3.9
Abroad 717 1.7
PLACE OF BIRTH - Total population 42,123 (X)
Native 34,552 82
Born in United States 34,356 81.6
State of residence 21,761 51.7
Different state 12,595 29.9
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s) 196 0.5
Foreign born 7,571 18
U.S. CITIZENSHIP STATUS - Foreign-born population 7,571 (X)
Naturalized U.S. citizen 3,146 41.6
Not a U.S. citizen 4,425 58.4
YEAR OF ENTRY - Population born outside the United States 7,767 (X)
Native 196 (X)
Entered 2010 or later 19 9.7
Entered before 2010 177 90.3
Foreign born 7,571 (X)
Entered 2010 or later 3,042 40.2
Entered before 2010 4,529 59.8
WORLD REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN - Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea 7,571 (X)
Europe 711 9.4
Asia 2,154 28.5
Africa 2,849 37.6
Oceania 65 0.9
Latin America 1,646 21.7
Northern America 146 1.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME - Population 5 years and over 39,701 (X)
English only 30,004 75.6
Language other than English 9,697 24.4
Speak English less than very well"" 3,741 9.4
Spanish 3,027 7.6
Speak English less than very well"" 945 2.4
Other Indo-European languages 1,478 3.7
Speak English less than very well"" 192 0.5
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 1,898 4.8
Speak English less than very well"" 828 2.1
Other languages 3,294 8.3
Speak English less than very well"" 1,776 4.5
ANCESTRY - Total population 42,123 (X)
American 755 1.8
Arab 1,031 2.4
Czech 411 1
Danish 527 1.3
Dutch 389 0.9
English 2,894 6.9
French (except Basque) 853 2
French Canadian 230 0.5
German 11,278 26.8
Greek 88 0.2
Hungarian 100 0.2
Irish 4,304 10.2
Italian 608 1.4
Lithuanian 70 0.2
Norwegian 4,874 11.6
Polish 1,216 2.9
Portuguese 18 0
Russian 210 0.5
Scotch-Irish 143 0.3
Scottish 536 1.3
Slovak 37 0.1
Subsaharan African 2,876 6.8
Swedish 1,379 3.3
Swiss 116 0.3
Ukrainian 127 0.3
Welsh 174 0.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) 43 0.1
COMPUTERS AND INTERNET USE - Total households 18,076 (X)
With a computer 16,591 91.8
With a broadband Internet subscription 15,282 84.5