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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataIowa

Social Statistics

Iowa City, Iowa

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school30,222100.0
Nursery school, preschool8902.9
Kindergarten6252.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,30814.3
High school (grades 9-12)2,6408.7
College or graduate school21,75972.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over31,933100.0
Less than 9th grade6061.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,0673.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,90315.4
Some college, no degree5,65417.7
Associate degree1,8555.8
Bachelor's degree8,97528.1
Graduate or professional degree8,87327.8
Percent high school graduate or higher94.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher55.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over54,029100.0
Never married28,62353.0
Now married, except separated19,81236.7
Separated2750.5
Widowed1,7153.2
Female
1,4572.7
Divorced3,6046.7
Female
2,0683.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years212100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren10348.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over52,185100.0
Civilian veterans3,4506.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years16,899100.0
With a disability1,2127.2
Population 21 to 64 years37,821100.0
With a disability4,14511.0
Percent employed
70.4(X)
No disability33,67689.0
Percent employed
80.5(X)
Population 65 years and over4,335100.0
With a disability1,65138.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over59,628100.0
Same house in 199520,07133.7
Different house in the U.S. in 199536,84961.8
Same county
12,59621.1
Different county
24,25340.7
Same state
13,44122.5
Different state
10,81218.1
Elsewhere in 19952,7084.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population62,381100.0
Native57,24591.8
Born in United States
56,78691.0
State of residence
35,15856.4
Different state
21,62834.7
Born outside United States
4590.7
Foreign born5,1368.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3,5455.7
Naturalized citizen
1,2872.1
Not a citizen
3,8496.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)5,136100.0
Europe78915.4
Asia3,05859.5
Africa4889.5
Oceania230.4
Latin America60611.8
Northern America1723.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over59,628100.0
English only52,42187.9
Language other than English7,20712.1
Speak English less than 'very well
2,5834.3
Spanish
2,2203.7
Speak English less than "very well"
7831.3
Other Indo-European languages
1,7973.0
Speak English less than "very well"
4110.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2,4704.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1,1541.9
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population62,381100.0

Total ancestries reported

75,020120.3
Arab3060.5
Czech11,8272.9
Danish1,1221.8
Dutch1,7572.8
English6,49410.4
French (except Basque)11,7702.8
French Canadian13950.6
German21,51934.5
Greek2420.4
Hungarian1690.3
Irish110,84617.4
Italian1,7882.9
Lithuanian1540.2
Norwegian3,2225.2
Polish1,5762.5
Portuguese490.1
Russian6501.0
Scotch-Irish1,1601.9
Scottish1,3052.1
Slovak1050.2
Subsaharan African6861.1
Swedish2,2703.6
Swiss4740.8
Ukrainian1470.2
United States or American2,5154.0
Welsh7551.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1170.2
Other ancestries11,60018.6
(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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