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Dekalb county indiana dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school10,316100.0
Nursery school, preschool7146.9
Kindergarten6666.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,12849.7
High school (grades 9-12)2,27122.0
College or graduate school1,53714.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over25,500100.0
Less than 9th grade9973.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,90711.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)11,69445.9
Some college, no degree5,15720.2
Associate degree1,5836.2
Bachelor's degree2,1168.3
Graduate or professional degree1,0464.1
Percent high school graduate or higher84.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over30,798100.0
Never married6,18920.1
Now married, except separated19,10162.0
Separated3561.2
Widowed1,8806.1
Female
1,5124.9
Divorced3,27210.6
Female
1,8055.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years567100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren25344.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over28,929100.0
Civilian veterans3,40811.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years9,719100.0
With a disability8078.3
Population 21 to 64 years22,786100.0
With a disability4,07217.9
Percent employed
67.6(X)
No disability18,71482.1
Percent employed
83.8(X)
Population 65 years and over4,293100.0
With a disability1,64938.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over37,225100.0
Same house in 199521,10656.7
Different house in the U.S. in 199516,00143.0
Same county
9,84226.4
Different county
6,15916.5
Same state
3,96110.6
Different state
2,1985.9
Elsewhere in 19951180.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population40,285100.0
Native39,96399.2
Born in United States
39,83998.9
State of residence
30,59575.9
Different state
9,24422.9
Born outside United States
1240.3
Foreign born3220.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1310.3
Naturalized citizen
1350.3
Not a citizen
1870.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)322100.0
Europe9730.1
Asia8526.4
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America9830.4
Northern America4213.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over37,225100.0
English only36,31197.5
Language other than English9142.5
Speak English less than 'very well
2640.7
Spanish
4031.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1350.4
Other Indo-European languages
3711.0
Speak English less than "very well"
770.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1110.3
Speak English less than "very well"
340.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population40,285100.0

Total ancestries reported

33,86184.1
Arab290.1
Czech11270.3
Danish440.1
Dutch7021.7
English3,5958.9
French (except Basque)11,2183.0
French Canadian1720.2
German12,49031.0
Greek630.2
Hungarian890.2
Irish13,2238.0
Italian7521.9
Lithuanian60.0
Norwegian1770.4
Polish6151.5
Portuguese00.0
Russian580.1
Scotch-Irish4591.1
Scottish4371.1
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African80.0
Swedish2970.7
Swiss3260.8
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American5,46813.6
Welsh1810.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)110.0
Other ancestries3,4148.5
(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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