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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataKansas

Social Statistics

Overland Park, Kansas,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school38,993100.0
Nursery school, preschool3,8219.8
Kindergarten2,4916.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)17,14044.0
High school (grades 9-12)7,98920.5
College or graduate school7,55219.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over100,477100.0
Less than 9th grade1,4371.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,7652.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)14,92614.9
Some college, no degree23,14523.0
Associate degree5,8075.8
Bachelor's degree35,00934.8
Graduate or professional degree17,38817.3
Percent high school graduate or higher95.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher52.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over116,721100.0
Never married26,91723.1
Now married, except separated71,47961.2
Separated1,0110.9
Widowed6,4815.6
Female
5,4984.7
Divorced10,8339.3
Female
6,7065.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,174100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren36931.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over110,592100.0
Civilian veterans13,48212.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years31,539100.0
With a disability1,7535.6
Population 21 to 64 years89,479100.0
With a disability9,47210.6
Percent employed
73.7(X)
No disability80,00789.4
Percent employed
83.0(X)
Population 65 years and over15,737100.0
With a disability5,02731.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over138,240100.0
Same house in 199566,10147.8
Different house in the U.S. in 199568,25649.4
Same county
31,54922.8
Different county
36,70726.6
Same state
7,7775.6
Different state
28,93020.9
Elsewhere in 19953,8832.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population148,848100.0
Native137,77392.6
Born in United States
136,33691.6
State of residence
43,03828.9
Different state
93,29862.7
Born outside United States
1,4371.0
Foreign born11,0757.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
6,0764.1
Naturalized citizen
4,5263.0
Not a citizen
6,5494.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)11,075100.0
Europe2,25320.3
Asia5,36448.4
Africa3433.1
Oceania820.7
Latin America2,61723.6
Northern America4163.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over138,240100.0
English only124,32189.9
Language other than English13,91910.1
Speak English less than 'very well
5,4563.9
Spanish
5,0613.7
Speak English less than "very well"
2,4021.7
Other Indo-European languages
4,5473.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1,4051.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
3,7352.7
Speak English less than "very well"
1,5461.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population148,848100.0

Total ancestries reported

170,019114.2
Arab1,0070.7
Czech11,3320.9
Danish9200.6
Dutch2,7491.8
English21,48314.4
French (except Basque)15,2083.5
French Canadian17650.5
German41,28127.7
Greek7880.5
Hungarian5250.4
Irish124,02616.1
Italian6,1744.1
Lithuanian2690.2
Norwegian2,6181.8
Polish4,3302.9
Portuguese2130.1
Russian2,6791.8
Scotch-Irish3,8062.6
Scottish4,4293.0
Slovak2040.1
Subsaharan African4090.3
Swedish4,5123.0
Swiss8760.6
Ukrainian7120.5
United States or American8,1915.5
Welsh1,7551.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)920.1
Other ancestries28,66619.3
(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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