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Social Statistics

Marion, Iowa,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school6,860100.0
Nursery school, preschool6078.8
Kindergarten4777.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,07844.9
High school (grades 9-12)1,50922.0
College or graduate school1,18917.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over17,278100.0
Less than 9th grade3942.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma9935.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,80527.8
Some college, no degree4,13523.9
Associate degree1,92111.1
Bachelor's degree3,87222.4
Graduate or professional degree1,1586.7
Percent high school graduate or higher92.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher29.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over20,627100.0
Never married4,76423.1
Now married, except separated12,34359.8
Separated1670.8
Widowed1,1515.6
Female
9184.5
Divorced2,20210.7
Female
1,3786.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years257100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren10139.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over19,486100.0
Civilian veterans2,68313.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years5,870100.0
With a disability5248.9
Population 21 to 64 years15,706100.0
With a disability1,97412.6
Percent employed
74.5(X)
No disability13,73287.4
Percent employed
88.0(X)
Population 65 years and over2,755100.0
With a disability91733.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over24,553100.0
Same house in 199512,72351.8
Different house in the U.S. in 199511,67047.5
Same county
7,42130.2
Different county
4,24917.3
Same state
2,1999.0
Different state
2,0508.3
Elsewhere in 19951600.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population26,477100.0
Native26,05298.4
Born in United States
25,89397.8
State of residence
19,94075.3
Different state
5,95322.5
Born outside United States
1590.6
Foreign born4251.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1780.7
Naturalized citizen
1670.6
Not a citizen
2581.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)425100.0
Europe6816.0
Asia23154.4
Africa307.1
Oceania51.2
Latin America4310.1
Northern America4811.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over24,553100.0
English only23,70196.5
Language other than English8523.5
Speak English less than 'very well
3061.2
Spanish
3281.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1550.6
Other Indo-European languages
4141.7
Speak English less than "very well"
1030.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
320.1
Speak English less than "very well"
320.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population26,477100.0

Total ancestries reported

30,439115.0
Arab940.4
Czech11,2944.9
Danish5972.3
Dutch7552.9
English2,99111.3
French (except Basque)18663.3
French Canadian1770.3
German10,51339.7
Greek680.3
Hungarian130.0
Irish14,40216.6
Italian4701.8
Lithuanian180.1
Norwegian1,5315.8
Polish3571.3
Portuguese160.1
Russian670.3
Scotch-Irish4771.8
Scottish5222.0
Slovak340.1
Subsaharan African80.0
Swedish6752.5
Swiss2460.9
Ukrainian100.0
United States or American1,4495.5
Welsh2641.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)280.1
Other ancestries2,5979.8
(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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