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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataWisconsin

Social Statistics

Eau Claire, Wisconsin,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school21,937100.0
Nursery school, preschool9374.3
Kindergarten7863.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,93427.1
High school (grades 9-12)3,37215.4
College or graduate school10,90849.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over34,491100.0
Less than 9th grade1,5344.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,8085.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)10,49130.4
Some college, no degree7,43021.5
Associate degree3,2569.4
Bachelor's degree6,93620.1
Graduate or professional degree3,0368.8
Percent high school graduate or higher90.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher28.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over50,700100.0
Never married19,95139.4
Now married, except separated23,05145.5
Separated4390.9
Widowed2,8745.7
Female
2,3954.7
Divorced4,3858.6
Female
2,4664.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years377100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren20855.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over48,250100.0
Civilian veterans5,52811.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years16,236100.0
With a disability1,4579.0
Population 21 to 64 years34,233100.0
With a disability4,60413.4
Percent employed
59.3(X)
No disability29,62986.6
Percent employed
85.1(X)
Population 65 years and over6,906100.0
With a disability2,73739.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over58,153100.0
Same house in 199526,44145.5
Different house in the U.S. in 199531,24153.7
Same county
14,37124.7
Different county
16,87029.0
Same state
11,05219.0
Different state
5,81810.0
Elsewhere in 19954710.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population61,516100.0
Native59,84297.3
Born in United States
59,57496.8
State of residence
43,30070.4
Different state
16,27426.5
Born outside United States
2680.4
Foreign born1,6742.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
6381.0
Naturalized citizen
7261.2
Not a citizen
9481.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,674100.0
Europe25715.4
Asia1,18670.8
Africa633.8
Oceania110.7
Latin America975.8
Northern America603.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over58,153100.0
English only54,23993.3
Language other than English3,9146.7
Speak English less than 'very well
1,4952.6
Spanish
1,0701.8
Speak English less than "very well"
3510.6
Other Indo-European languages
8871.5
Speak English less than "very well"
2220.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,8413.2
Speak English less than "very well"
8561.5
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population61,516100.0

Total ancestries reported

78,375127.4
Arab940.2
Czech11,3432.2
Danish7881.3
Dutch9351.5
English4,1906.8
French (except Basque)12,4344.0
French Canadian18101.3
German25,65941.7
Greek1930.3
Hungarian1370.2
Irish17,37112.0
Italian1,5492.5
Lithuanian1030.2
Norwegian15,37725.0
Polish3,5555.8
Portuguese200.0
Russian2190.4
Scotch-Irish5160.8
Scottish8031.3
Slovak1270.2
Subsaharan African660.1
Swedish2,4494.0
Swiss6031.0
Ukrainian600.1
United States or American1,6672.7
Welsh3040.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries7,00311.4
(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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