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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataIllinois

Social Statistics

Illinois

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school8,818100.0
Nursery school, preschool7548.6
Kindergarten4024.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,78642.9
High school (grades 9-12)1,83020.8
College or graduate school2,04623.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over19,894100.0
Less than 9th grade7123.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,2746.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,96819.9
Some college, no degree4,74823.9
Associate degree1,4267.2
Bachelor's degree5,28626.6
Graduate or professional degree2,48012.5
Percent high school graduate or higher90.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher39.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over24,104100.0
Never married6,80828.2
Now married, except separated13,81957.3
Separated4852.0
Widowed8723.6
Female
7343.0
Divorced2,1208.8
Female
1,3695.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years562100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren12822.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over22,764100.0
Civilian veterans1,9538.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years7,273100.0
With a disability5287.3
Population 21 to 64 years19,751100.0
With a disability2,34211.9
Percent employed
53.4(X)
No disability17,40988.1
Percent employed
82.3(X)
Population 65 years and over1,812100.0
With a disability74741.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over28,836100.0
Same house in 199515,49853.7
Different house in the U.S. in 199511,86141.1
Same county
5,55119.3
Different county
6,31021.9
Same state
4,62116.0
Different state
1,6895.9
Elsewhere in 19951,4775.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population31,075100.0
Native25,68882.7
Born in United States
25,40181.7
State of residence
19,96564.2
Different state
5,43617.5
Born outside United States
2870.9
Foreign born5,38717.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2,9439.5
Naturalized citizen
2,2647.3
Not a citizen
3,12310.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)5,387100.0
Europe92517.2
Asia2,77251.5
Africa1462.7
Oceania250.5
Latin America1,45927.1
Northern America601.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over28,836100.0
English only22,30777.4
Language other than English6,52922.6
Speak English less than 'very well
2,3978.3
Spanish
2,2978.0
Speak English less than "very well"
1,0763.7
Other Indo-European languages
2,1547.5
Speak English less than "very well"
6952.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,7626.1
Speak English less than "very well"
5591.9
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population31,075100.0

Total ancestries reported

38,810124.9
Arab2200.7
Czech11,5395.0
Danish1330.4
Dutch4871.6
English1,9806.4
French (except Basque)17122.3
French Canadian11460.5
German6,71821.6
Greek2230.7
Hungarian2330.7
Irish15,40217.4
Italian3,11410.0
Lithuanian6542.1
Norwegian4971.6
Polish3,74312.0
Portuguese380.1
Russian1690.5
Scotch-Irish3121.0
Scottish2720.9
Slovak2981.0
Subsaharan African2260.7
Swedish7492.4
Swiss930.3
Ukrainian1380.4
United States or American5731.8
Welsh1460.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)280.1
Other ancestries9,96732.1
(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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