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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataIllinois

Social Statistics

Waukegan, Illinois,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school24,410100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,4455.9
Kindergarten2,0678.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)11,74248.1
High school (grades 9-12)4,97520.4
College or graduate school4,18117.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over50,596100.0
Less than 9th grade9,08218.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7,88815.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)13,78127.2
Some college, no degree9,26718.3
Associate degree2,3524.6
Bachelor's degree5,42010.7
Graduate or professional degree2,8065.5
Percent high school graduate or higher66.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over64,784100.0
Never married20,48531.6
Now married, except separated33,98352.5
Separated1,6712.6
Widowed3,1344.8
Female
2,4983.9
Divorced5,5118.5
Female
3,2555.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,714100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren98136.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over60,793100.0
Civilian veterans6,11910.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years22,596100.0
With a disability1,8478.2
Population 21 to 64 years49,109100.0
With a disability10,21720.8
Percent employed
58.4(X)
No disability38,89279.2
Percent employed
73.9(X)
Population 65 years and over6,613100.0
With a disability2,82742.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over79,554100.0
Same house in 199537,25846.8
Different house in the U.S. in 199535,84745.1
Same county
24,84031.2
Different county
11,00713.8
Same state
5,9557.5
Different state
5,0526.4
Elsewhere in 19956,4498.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population87,969100.0
Native61,41369.8
Born in United States
59,37567.5
State of residence
43,04348.9
Different state
16,33218.6
Born outside United States
2,0382.3
Foreign born26,55630.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
14,47816.5
Naturalized citizen
6,4227.3
Not a citizen
20,13422.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)26,556100.0
Europe9783.7
Asia2,5839.7
Africa900.3
Oceania00.0
Latin America22,75285.7
Northern America1530.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over79,554100.0
English only43,01554.1
Language other than English36,53945.9
Speak English less than 'very well
21,26326.7
Spanish
32,03140.3
Speak English less than "very well"
19,63224.7
Other Indo-European languages
2,1462.7
Speak English less than "very well"
6530.8
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,9992.5
Speak English less than "very well"
8781.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population87,969100.0

Total ancestries reported

86,60798.5
Arab1810.2
Czech12700.3
Danish3700.4
Dutch4470.5
English2,8853.3
French (except Basque)11,2041.4
French Canadian12060.2
German7,5688.6
Greek4560.5
Hungarian2100.2
Irish14,5075.1
Italian2,1132.4
Lithuanian5250.6
Norwegian8381.0
Polish2,8413.2
Portuguese790.1
Russian2050.2
Scotch-Irish4000.5
Scottish6190.7
Slovak930.1
Subsaharan African8270.9
Swedish1,2871.5
Swiss940.1
Ukrainian780.1
United States or American1,8052.1
Welsh1970.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)7220.8
Other ancestries55,58063.2
(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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