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Social Statistics for Adams County, Illinois

Adams county illinois dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school17,661100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,2817.3
Kindergarten8704.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)8,02645.4
High school (grades 9-12)4,14623.5
College or graduate school3,33818.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over45,101100.0
Less than 9th grade2,6715.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4,67410.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)16,91837.5
Some college, no degree10,19422.6
Associate degree2,6966.0
Bachelor's degree5,27511.7
Graduate or professional degree2,6735.9
Percent high school graduate or higher83.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher17.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over54,294100.0
Never married12,14522.4
Now married, except separated31,56458.1
Separated4760.9
Widowed4,7958.8
Female
3,9197.2
Divorced5,3149.8
Female
2,9515.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years911100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren47652.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over51,202100.0
Civilian veterans7,77615.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years15,773100.0
With a disability1,1477.3
Population 21 to 64 years35,856100.0
With a disability5,54215.5
Percent employed
58.0(X)
No disability30,31484.5
Percent employed
83.5(X)
Population 65 years and over10,362100.0
With a disability3,87137.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over64,046100.0
Same house in 199537,81759.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199525,97240.6
Same county
18,05328.2
Different county
7,91912.4
Same state
3,2715.1
Different state
4,6487.3
Elsewhere in 19952570.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population68,277100.0
Native67,72399.2
Born in United States
67,42298.7
State of residence
52,34376.7
Different state
15,07922.1
Born outside United States
3010.4
Foreign born5540.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1810.3
Naturalized citizen
2640.4
Not a citizen
2900.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)554100.0
Europe21338.4
Asia17431.4
Africa71.3
Oceania30.5
Latin America10819.5
Northern America498.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over64,046100.0
English only62,41497.5
Language other than English1,6322.5
Speak English less than 'very well
5600.9
Spanish
8201.3
Speak English less than "very well"
3470.5
Other Indo-European languages
6211.0
Speak English less than "very well"
1590.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1700.3
Speak English less than "very well"
540.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population68,277100.0

Total ancestries reported

62,45791.5
Arab580.1
Czech11540.2
Danish1860.3
Dutch9751.4
English5,8888.6
French (except Basque)11,4432.1
French Canadian11860.3
German26,94739.5
Greek1690.2
Hungarian960.1
Irish18,09811.9
Italian1,3582.0
Lithuanian1920.3
Norwegian5440.8
Polish5260.8
Portuguese350.1
Russian790.1
Scotch-Irish9051.3
Scottish8781.3
Slovak460.1
Subsaharan African2370.3
Swedish7141.0
Swiss1670.2
Ukrainian260.0
United States or American6,7019.8
Welsh2510.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)110.0
Other ancestries5,5878.2
(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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