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Collin County Statistics

 

DP-02 SELECTED SOCIAL CHARACTERISTICS IN THE UNITED STATES 
2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

Collin County, Texas

 

 

 Total

 

Estimate

Margin of Error

Percent

 

HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

 

 

 

 

    Total households

276,234

+/-1,204

276,234

(X)

  Family households (families)

203,629

+/-1,416

73.7%

+/-0.5

      With own children under 18 years

113,315

+/-1,613

41.0%

+/-0.6

    Married-couple family

166,236

+/-1,911

60.2%

+/-0.7

      With own children under 18 years

90,723

+/-1,542

32.8%

+/-0.6

    Male householder, no wife present, family

10,951

+/-881

4.0%

+/-0.3

      With own children under 18 years

5,406

+/-734

2.0%

+/-0.3

    Female householder, no husband present, family

26,442

+/-1,104

9.6%

+/-0.4

      With own children under 18 years

17,186

+/-949

6.2%

+/-0.3

  Nonfamily households

72,605

+/-1,532

26.3%

+/-0.5

    Householder living alone

59,975

+/-1,592

21.7%

+/-0.5

      65 years and over

11,379

+/-708

4.1%

+/-0.3

 

 

 

 

 

  Households with one or more people under 18 years

119,169

+/-1,526

43.1%

+/-0.6

  Households with one or more people 65 years and over

40,075

+/-616

14.5%

+/-0.2

 

 

 

 

 

  Average household size

2.75

+/-0.01

(X)

(X)

  Average family size

3.25

+/-0.02

(X)

(X)

 

 

 

 

 

RELATIONSHIP

 

 

 

 

    Population in households

760,554

+/-1,004

760,554

(X)

  Householder

276,234

+/-1,204

36.3%

+/-0.2

  Spouse

166,259

+/-1,975

21.9%

+/-0.3

  Child

253,941

+/-2,065

33.4%

+/-0.3

  Other relatives

37,089

+/-2,104

4.9%

+/-0.3

  Nonrelatives

27,031

+/-1,571

3.6%

+/-0.2

    Unmarried partner

11,099

+/-854

1.5%

+/-0.1

 

 

 

 

 

MARITAL STATUS

 

 

 

 

    Males 15 years and over

281,888

+/-89

281,888

(X)

  Never married

77,701

+/-1,457

27.6%

+/-0.5

  Now married, except separated

176,508

+/-1,795

62.6%

+/-0.6

  Separated

3,215

+/-426

1.1%

+/-0.2

  Widowed

2,898

+/-489

1.0%

+/-0.2

  Divorced

21,566

+/-1,099

7.7%

+/-0.4

 

 

 

 

 

    Females 15 years and over

297,596

+/-84

297,596

(X)

  Never married

65,479

+/-1,233

22.0%

+/-0.4

  Now married, except separated

175,042

+/-2,123

58.8%

+/-0.7

  Separated

5,321

+/-616

1.8%

+/-0.2

  Widowed

16,149

+/-918

5.4%

+/-0.3

  Divorced

35,605

+/-1,383

12.0%

+/-0.5

 

 

 

 

 

FERTILITY

 

 

 

 

    Number of women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months

12,163

+/-841

12,163

(X)

  Unmarried women (widowed, divorced, and never married)

2,073

+/-401

17.0%

+/-2.8

    Per 1,000 unmarried women

25

+/-5

(X)

(X)

  Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years old

59

+/-4

(X)

(X)

    Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years old

20

+/-7

(X)

(X)

    Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years old

110

+/-9

(X)

(X)

    Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years old

31

+/-4

(X)

(X)

 

 

 

 

 

GRANDPARENTS

 

 

 

 

    Number of grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years

12,712

+/-889

12,712

(X)

  Responsible for grandchildren

3,914

+/-614

30.8%

+/-4.0

    Years responsible for grandchildren

 

 

 

 

      Less than 1 year

901

+/-214

7.1%

+/-1.5

      1 or 2 years

1,047

+/-304

8.2%

+/-2.3

      3 or 4 years

516

+/-227

4.1%

+/-1.7

      5 or more years

1,450

+/-409

11.4%

+/-3.1

 

 

 

 

 

    Number of grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years

3,914

+/-614

3,914

(X)

  Who are female

2,493

+/-404

63.7%

+/-3.8

  Who are married

2,845

+/-553

72.7%

+/-5.7

 

 

 

 

 

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

 

 

 

 

    Population 3 years and over enrolled in school

222,560

+/-1,548

222,560

(X)

  Nursery school, preschool

16,806

+/-812

7.6%

+/-0.4

  Kindergarten

13,957

+/-869

6.3%

+/-0.4

  Elementary school (grades 1-8)

99,869

+/-1,035

44.9%

+/-0.5

  High school (grades 9-12)

43,892

+/-956

19.7%

+/-0.4

  College or graduate school

48,036

+/-1,471

21.6%

+/-0.6

 

 

 

 

 

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

 

 

 

 

    Population 25 years and over

489,577

+/-67

489,577

(X)

  Less than 9th grade

16,011

+/-991

3.3%

+/-0.2

  9th to 12th grade, no diploma

18,632

+/-1,241

3.8%

+/-0.3

  High school graduate (includes equivalency)

76,881

+/-1,957

15.7%

+/-0.4

  Some college, no degree

103,285

+/-2,061

21.1%

+/-0.4

  Associate's degree

36,370

+/-1,617

7.4%

+/-0.3

  Bachelor's degree

159,745

+/-2,728

32.6%

+/-0.6

  Graduate or professional degree

78,653

+/-1,789

16.1%

+/-0.4

 

 

 

 

 

  Percent high school graduate or higher

(X)

(X)

92.9%

+/-0.3

  Percent bachelor's degree or higher

(X)

(X)

48.7%

+/-0.6

 

 

 

 

 

VETERAN STATUS

 

 

 

 

    Civilian population 18 years and over

544,618

+/-184

544,618

(X)

  Civilian veterans

42,614

+/-1,439

7.8%

+/-0.3

 

 

 

 

 

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION

 

 

 

 

    Total Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population

(X)

(X)

(X)

(X)

  With a disability

(X)

(X)

(X)

(X)

 

 

 

 

 

    Under 18 years

(X)

(X)

(X)

(X)

  With a disability

(X)

(X)

(X)

(X)

 

 

 

 

 

    18 to 64 years

(X)

(X)

(X)

(X)

  With a disability

(X)

(X)

(X)

(X)

 

 

 

 

 

    65 years and over

(X)

(X)

(X)

(X)

  With a disability

(X)

(X)

(X)

(X)

 

 

 

 

 

RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO

 

 

 

 

    Population 1 year and over

753,353

+/-668

753,353

(X)

  Same house

637,373

+/-3,967

84.6%

+/-0.5

  Different house in the U.S.

110,264

+/-3,721

14.6%

+/-0.5

    Same county

54,220

+/-2,781

7.2%

+/-0.4

    Different county

56,044

+/-2,635

7.4%

+/-0.4

      Same state

36,238

+/-2,191

4.8%

+/-0.3

      Different state

19,806

+/-1,833

2.6%

+/-0.2

  Abroad

5,716

+/-706

0.8%

+/-0.1

 

 

 

 

 

PLACE OF BIRTH

 

 

 

 

    Total population

764,424

*****

764,424

(X)

  Native

633,074

+/-2,819

82.8%

+/-0.4

    Born in United States

623,260

+/-2,717

81.5%

+/-0.4

      State of residence

349,054

+/-4,115

45.7%

+/-0.5

      Different state

274,206

+/-4,010

35.9%

+/-0.5

    Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s)

9,814

+/-989

1.3%

+/-0.1

  Foreign born

131,350

+/-2,819

17.2%

+/-0.4

 

 

 

 

 

U.S. CITIZENSHIP STATUS

 

 

 

 

    Foreign-born population

131,350

+/-2,819

131,350

(X)

  Naturalized U.S. citizen

58,348

+/-1,710

44.4%

+/-1.3

  Not a U.S. citizen

73,002

+/-2,672

55.6%

+/-1.3

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR OF ENTRY

 

 

 

 

    Population born outside the United States

141,164

+/-2,717

141,164

(X)

 

 

 

 

 

    Native

9,814

+/-989

9,814

(X)

  Entered 2000 or later

2,246

+/-563

22.9%

+/-4.7

  Entered before 2000

7,568

+/-760

77.1%

+/-4.7

 

 

 

 

 

    Foreign born

131,350

+/-2,819

131,350

(X)

  Entered 2000 or later

48,040

+/-2,210

36.6%

+/-1.3

  Entered before 2000

83,310

+/-2,197

63.4%

+/-1.3

 

 

 

 

 

WORLD REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN

 

 

 

 

    Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea

131,350

+/-2,819

131,350

(X)

  Europe

10,465

+/-1,007

8.0%

+/-0.7

  Asia

65,534

+/-1,390

49.9%

+/-1.1

  Africa

8,637

+/-894

6.6%

+/-0.7

  Oceania

592

+/-201

0.5%

+/-0.2

  Latin America

43,252

+/-1,907

32.9%

+/-1.0

  Northern America

2,870

+/-563

2.2%

+/-0.4

 

 

 

 

 

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

 

 

 

 

    Population 5 years and over

705,841

+/-21

705,841

(X)

  English only

531,095

+/-3,269

75.2%

+/-0.5

  Language other than English

174,746

+/-3,274

24.8%

+/-0.5

      Speak English less than "very well"

64,994

+/-2,701

9.2%

+/-0.4

    Spanish

78,692

+/-1,953

11.1%

+/-0.3

      Speak English less than "very well"

33,679

+/-1,815

4.8%

+/-0.3

    Other Indo-European languages

37,317

+/-1,949

5.3%

+/-0.3

      Speak English less than "very well"

10,174

+/-1,165

1.4%

+/-0.2

    Asian and Pacific Islander languages

47,963

+/-1,592

6.8%

+/-0.2

      Speak English less than "very well"

19,023

+/-1,158

2.7%

+/-0.2

    Other languages

10,774

+/-1,478

1.5%

+/-0.2

      Speak English less than "very well"

2,118

+/-457

0.3%

+/-0.1

 

 

 

 

 

ANCESTRY

 

 

 

 

    Total population

764,424

*****

764,424

(X)

  American

62,279

+/-3,247

8.1%

+/-0.4

  Arab

6,450

+/-1,116

0.8%

+/-0.1

  Czech

5,057

+/-767

0.7%

+/-0.1

  Danish

2,494

+/-460

0.3%

+/-0.1

  Dutch

9,609

+/-1,079

1.3%

+/-0.1

  English

73,740

+/-2,756

9.6%

+/-0.4

  French (except Basque)

21,975

+/-1,492

2.9%

+/-0.2

  French Canadian

2,733

+/-471

0.4%

+/-0.1

  German

111,528

+/-3,108

14.6%

+/-0.4

  Greek

2,444

+/-466

0.3%

+/-0.1

  Hungarian

2,544

+/-425

0.3%

+/-0.1

  Irish

79,773

+/-3,097

10.4%

+/-0.4

  Italian

27,257

+/-2,128

3.6%

+/-0.3

  Lithuanian

785

+/-196

0.1%

+/-0.1

  Norwegian

6,855

+/-808

0.9%

+/-0.1

  Polish

13,728

+/-1,123

1.8%

+/-0.1

  Portuguese

1,201

+/-281

0.2%

+/-0.1

  Russian

6,499

+/-905

0.9%

+/-0.1

  Scotch-Irish

15,473

+/-1,295

2.0%

+/-0.2

  Scottish

20,321

+/-1,394

2.7%

+/-0.2

  Slovak

686

+/-234

0.1%

+/-0.1

  Subsaharan African

9,934

+/-1,396

1.3%

+/-0.2

  Swedish

8,872

+/-1,033

1.2%

+/-0.1

  Swiss

1,474

+/-292

0.2%

+/-0.1

  Ukrainian

1,302

+/-401

0.2%

+/-0.1

  Welsh

4,738

+/-541

0.6%

+/-0.1

  West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups)

1,657

+/-680

0.2%

+/-0.1