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Social Statistics

Lincoln, Nebraska,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school69,693100.0
Nursery school, preschool3,7705.4
Kindergarten3,1924.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)22,12231.7
High school (grades 9-12)11,70816.8
College or graduate school28,90141.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over136,440100.0
Less than 9th grade4,0563.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma9,3176.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)33,39624.5
Some college, no degree32,88824.1
Associate degree11,4138.4
Bachelor's degree30,12422.1
Graduate or professional degree15,24611.2
Percent high school graduate or higher90.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher33.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over182,353100.0
Never married60,96933.4
Now married, except separated92,19250.6
Separated2,0321.1
Widowed9,3625.1
Female
7,7304.2
Divorced17,7989.8
Female
10,3375.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,957100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren87344.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over173,118100.0
Civilian veterans19,55011.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years52,350100.0
With a disability3,3096.3
Population 21 to 64 years131,254100.0
With a disability18,30613.9
Percent employed
67.1(X)
No disability112,94886.1
Percent employed
85.8(X)
Population 65 years and over22,674100.0
With a disability8,76138.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over210,329100.0
Same house in 199594,05344.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995110,81452.7
Same county
65,59831.2
Different county
45,21621.5
Same state
24,81311.8
Different state
20,4039.7
Elsewhere in 19955,4622.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population225,442100.0
Native212,19694.1
Born in United States
210,97993.6
State of residence
150,24866.6
Different state
60,73126.9
Born outside United States
1,2170.5
Foreign born13,2465.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
9,2094.1
Naturalized citizen
4,2141.9
Not a citizen
9,0324.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)13,246100.0
Europe2,70120.4
Asia6,69150.5
Africa6374.8
Oceania1110.8
Latin America2,85821.6
Northern America2481.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over210,329100.0
English only190,80290.7
Language other than English19,5279.3
Speak English less than 'very well
9,0024.3
Spanish
7,2543.4
Speak English less than "very well"
2,9261.4
Other Indo-European languages
5,5532.6
Speak English less than "very well"
2,1421.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
5,3752.6
Speak English less than "very well"
3,2411.5
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population225,442100.0

Total ancestries reported

262,417116.4
Arab1,2080.5
Czech113,1425.8
Danish5,8322.6
Dutch5,6512.5
English24,76611.0
French (except Basque)16,2582.8
French Canadian18960.4
German89,62139.8
Greek4520.2
Hungarian3120.1
Irish128,67312.7
Italian4,0321.8
Lithuanian2120.1
Norwegian5,4772.4
Polish5,4682.4
Portuguese1570.1
Russian2,4541.1
Scotch-Irish3,9431.7
Scottish3,6751.6
Slovak1860.1
Subsaharan African8930.4
Swedish11,2965.0
Swiss1,3190.6
Ukrainian7960.4
United States or American8,8953.9
Welsh1,7500.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1650.1
Other ancestries34,88815.5
(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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