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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataIllinois

Social Statistics

Illinois

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school10,053100.0
Nursery school, preschool7987.9
Kindergarten5635.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,52645.0
High school (grades 9-12)2,23422.2
College or graduate school1,93219.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over23,535100.0
Less than 9th grade1,4976.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,9518.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)6,77028.8
Some college, no degree5,65224.0
Associate degree1,4306.1
Bachelor's degree4,66819.8
Graduate or professional degree1,5676.7
Percent high school graduate or higher85.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher26.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over28,010100.0
Never married6,94824.8
Now married, except separated16,94360.5
Separated3191.1
Widowed1,2494.5
Female
9413.4
Divorced2,5519.1
Female
1,5695.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years908100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren22624.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over26,472100.0
Civilian veterans2,5949.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years8,440100.0
With a disability5116.1
Population 21 to 64 years23,038100.0
With a disability3,09113.4
Percent employed
68.8(X)
No disability19,94786.6
Percent employed
80.5(X)
Population 65 years and over2,046100.0
With a disability95646.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over33,733100.0
Same house in 199518,36154.4
Different house in the U.S. in 199514,25542.3
Same county
9,55128.3
Different county
4,70413.9
Same state
2,7848.3
Different state
1,9205.7
Elsewhere in 19951,1173.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population36,732100.0
Native29,42880.1
Born in United States
28,98578.9
State of residence
22,83062.2
Different state
6,15516.8
Born outside United States
4431.2
Foreign born7,30419.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3,0038.2
Naturalized citizen
3,0958.4
Not a citizen
4,20911.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)7,304100.0
Europe1,68023.0
Asia2,65836.4
Africa120.2
Oceania300.4
Latin America2,83338.8
Northern America911.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over33,733100.0
English only23,73770.4
Language other than English9,99629.6
Speak English less than 'very well
4,38213.0
Spanish
4,69413.9
Speak English less than "very well"
2,4067.1
Other Indo-European languages
3,48710.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1,2813.8
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,5824.7
Speak English less than "very well"
6071.8
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population36,732100.0

Total ancestries reported

44,651121.6
Arab1140.3
Czech16631.8
Danish4001.1
Dutch3240.9
English1,7094.7
French (except Basque)18222.2
French Canadian11550.4
German7,80221.2
Greek4411.2
Hungarian2520.7
Irish15,02513.7
Italian3,85610.5
Lithuanian1090.3
Norwegian7662.1
Polish5,37114.6
Portuguese490.1
Russian3210.9
Scotch-Irish4401.2
Scottish3320.9
Slovak1530.4
Subsaharan African1810.5
Swedish1,0242.8
Swiss610.2
Ukrainian1490.4
United States or American1,0552.9
Welsh780.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)280.1
Other ancestries12,97135.3
(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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