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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataIllinois

Social Statistics

Illinois

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school8,657100.0
Nursery school, preschool6107.0
Kindergarten5356.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,06346.9
High school (grades 9-12)1,92622.2
College or graduate school1,52317.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over15,292100.0
Less than 9th grade7895.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,87712.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,02726.3
Some college, no degree5,02132.8
Associate degree1,2258.0
Bachelor's degree1,85812.2
Graduate or professional degree4953.2
Percent high school graduate or higher82.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over18,963100.0
Never married6,34033.4
Now married, except separated8,48744.8
Separated8074.3
Widowed1,2106.4
Female
1,0885.7
Divorced2,11911.2
Female
1,3687.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,259100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren39931.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over17,538100.0
Civilian veterans2,06011.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years7,407100.0
With a disability5086.9
Population 21 to 64 years13,962100.0
With a disability2,66019.1
Percent employed
62.4(X)
No disability11,30280.9
Percent employed
77.5(X)
Population 65 years and over2,276100.0
With a disability98143.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over23,908100.0
Same house in 199515,16963.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19958,51935.6
Same county
7,90233.1
Different county
6172.6
Same state
1880.8
Different state
4291.8
Elsewhere in 19952200.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population25,740100.0
Native24,78296.3
Born in United States
24,68995.9
State of residence
19,77376.8
Different state
4,91619.1
Born outside United States
930.4
Foreign born9583.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3481.4
Naturalized citizen
4811.9
Not a citizen
4771.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)958100.0
Europe697.2
Asia19220.0
Africa21522.4
Oceania00.0
Latin America48250.3
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over23,908100.0
English only22,00392.0
Language other than English1,9058.0
Speak English less than 'very well
6362.7
Spanish
9554.0
Speak English less than "very well"
3941.6
Other Indo-European languages
5112.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1240.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1620.7
Speak English less than "very well"
830.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population25,740100.0

Total ancestries reported

24,39994.8
Arab00.0
Czech1920.4
Danish600.2
Dutch1550.6
English3151.2
French (except Basque)1770.3
French Canadian1350.1
German9373.6
Greek270.1
Hungarian350.1
Irish16162.4
Italian3701.4
Lithuanian400.2
Norwegian390.2
Polish6572.6
Portuguese00.0
Russian160.1
Scotch-Irish550.2
Scottish940.4
Slovak490.2
Subsaharan African6552.5
Swedish3221.3
Swiss130.1
Ukrainian300.1
United States or American1700.7
Welsh170.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2591.0
Other ancestries19,26474.8
(X) Not applicable.
1 The data represent a combination of two ancestries shown separately in Summary File 3. Czech includes Czechoslovakian. French includes Alsatian. French Canadian includes Acadian/Cajun. Irish includes Celtic.



Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices P18, P19, P21, P22, P24, P36, P37, P39, P42, PCT8, PCT16, PCT17, and PCT19

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