Social Characteristics

Social Characteristics

Geographic Area: Tampa, Florida

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URBAN AND RURAL RESIDENCE
Total population280,015
   Urban population280,015
   Rural population0
   Farm population0
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Persons 3 years and over enrolled in school65,721
   Preprimary school5,084
   Elementary or high school40,444
    Percent in private school11.6
   College20,193
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Persons 25 years and over185,642
   Less than 9th grade21,284
   9th to 12th grade, no diploma33,239
   High school graduate51,710
   Some college, no degree33,065
   Associate degree11,621
   Bachelor's degree22,749
   Graduate or professional degree11,974
Percent high school graduate or higher70.6
Percent bachelor's degree or higher18.7
RESIDENCE IN 1985
Persons 5 years and over259,333
   Lived in same house124,087
   Lived in different house in U.S.128,393
    Same state94,507
     Same county78,035
      Different county16,472
    Different state33,886
   Lived abroad6,853
DISABILITY OF CIVILIAN
NONINSTITUTIONALIZED PERSONS
Persons 16 to 64 years174,625
   With a mobility or self-care limitation11,193
    With a mobility limitation5,634
    With a self-care limitation7,920
   With a work disability19,059
     In labor force7,651
      Prevented from working10,044
Persons 65 years and over39,418
   With a mobility or self-care limitation9,038
    With a mobility limitation7,125
    With a self-care limitation5,423
CHILDREN EVER BORN PER 1,000 WOMEN
Women 15 to 24 years422
Women 25 to 34 years1,251
Women 35 to 44 years1,834
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian veterans 16 years and over34,313
Civilian veterans 65 years and over8,815
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population280,015
   Native population257,724
    Percent born in state of residence48.8
   Foreign-born population22,291
    Entered the U.S. 1980 to 19907,960
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Persons 5 years and over259,333
Speak a language other than English46,239
    Do not speak English very well17,699
   Speak Spanish34,867
    Do not speak English very well14,099
   Speak Asian or Pacific Island language2,498
    Do not speak English very well1,243
ANCESTRY
Total ancestries reported312,499
Arab879
Austrian751
Belgian213
Canadian516
Czech895
Danish724
Dutch5,155
English34,925
Finnish429
French (except Basque)8,903
French Canadian1,809
German42,677
Greek1,218
Hungarian1,294
Irish34,330
Italian17,441
Lithuanian665
Norwegian1,108
Polish5,163
Portuguese509
Romanian261
Russian2,256
Scotch-Irish6,895
Scottish5,394
Slovak932
Sub-Saharan African673
Swedish2,533
Swiss696
Ukrainian514
United States or American13,045
Welsh1,875
West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups)2,060
Yugoslavian187
Other ancestries115,574
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, 1990 Census Tape File 3 (Sample Data). 
Matrices P1, P6, P13, P28, P32, P33, P34, P36, P37, P38, P39, P42, P43, P54, P58, P64, P68, P69.
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Last Updated on 1/18/01