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General Population and Housing Characteristics: 1990 -- Cleveland-Akron-Lorain, OH


D-2. Social Characteristics: 1990


Subject


Number

 

 

URBAN AND RURAL RESIDENCE

 

                    Total population

2,759,823

    Urban population

2,485,786

    Rural population

274,037

          Farm population

8,139

 

 

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

 

                    Persons 3 years and over enrolled in school

703,634

    Preprimary school

53,104

    Elementary or high school

459,965

          Percent in private school

16.2

    College

190,565

 

 

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

 

                    Persons 25 years and over

1,804,184

    Less than 9th grade

126,015

    9th to 12th grade, no diploma

301,115

    High school graduate

601,759

    Some college, no degree

336,801

    Associate degree

94,840

    Bachelor's degree

224,549

    Graduate or professional degree

119,105

 

 

    Percent high school graduate or higher

76.3

    Percent bachelor's degree or higher

19.0

 

 

RESIDENCE IN 1985

 

                    Persons 5 years and over

2,564,174

    Lived in same house

1,528,537

    Lived in different house in U.S.

1,015,040

          Same state

882,178

                Same county

688,064

                Different county

194,114

          Different state

132,862

    Lived abroad

20,597

 

 

DISABILITY OF CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED PERSONS

 

                    Persons 16 to 64 years

1,754,066

    With a mobility or self-care limitation

83,653

                With a mobility limitation

41,027

                With a self-care limitation

61,455

    With a work disability

150,009

                In labor force

59,019

          Prevented from working

76,331

 

 

                    Persons 65 years and over

364,508

    With a mobility or self-care limitation

76,475

          With a mobility limitation

58,593

          With a self-care limitation

44,536

 

 

CHILDREN EVER BORN PER 1,000 WOMEN

 

    Women 15 to 24 years

277

    Women 25 to 34 years

1,263

    Women 35 to 44 years

1,928

 

 

VETERAN STATUS

 

                    Civilian veterans 16 years and over

324,483

    65 years and over

89,516

 

 

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH

 

                    Total population

2,759,823

    Native population

2,643,191

          Percent born in state of residence

75.3

    Foreign-born population

116,632

          Entered the U.S. 1980 to 1990

24,295

 

 

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

 

                    Persons 5 years and over

2,564,174

    Speak a language other than English

214,775

                Do not speak English "very well"

78,229

          Speak Spanish

48,318

                Do not speak English "very well"

18,289

          Speak Asian or Pacific Island language

15,656

                Do not speak English "very well"

7,766

 

 

ANCESTRY

 

                    Total ancestries reported

3,603,951

    Arab

19,028

    Austrian

13,317

    Belgian

1,824

    Canadian

4,630

    Czech

57,144

    Danish

7,000

    Dutch

52,523

    English

321,326

    Finnish

8,017

    French (except Basque)

64,184

    French Canadian

10,363

    German

781,237

    Greek

15,617

    Hungarian

123,600

    Irish

447,351

    Italian

253,555

    Lithuanian

17,045

    Norwegian

9,369

    Polish

222,590

    Portuguese

1,554

    Romanian

11,173

    Russian

42,618

    Scotch-Irish

45,939

    Scottish

56,005

    Slovak

155,420

    Subsaharan African

3,242

    Swedish

25,840

    Swiss

15,371

    Ukrainian

24,580

    United States or American

88,895

    Welsh

33,317

    West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups)

2,854

    Yugoslavian

58,535

    Other ancestries

608,888


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