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Social Statistics for Ellis County, Kansas

Ellis county kansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school9,329100.0
Nursery school, preschool3683.9
Kindergarten3794.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,61828.1
High school (grades 9-12)1,66617.9
College or graduate school4,29846.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over16,278100.0
Less than 9th grade1,1717.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma9185.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,86329.9
Some college, no degree3,86723.8
Associate degree7004.3
Bachelor's degree3,02818.6
Graduate or professional degree1,73110.6
Percent high school graduate or higher87.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher29.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over22,619100.0
Never married7,30832.3
Now married, except separated11,91852.7
Separated880.4
Widowed1,6197.2
Female
1,3526.0
Divorced1,6867.5
Female
8944.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years191100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren9047.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over21,362100.0
Civilian veterans2,31110.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years7,181100.0
With a disability4676.5
Population 21 to 64 years14,731100.0
With a disability1,80412.2
Percent employed
59.0(X)
No disability12,92787.8
Percent employed
85.9(X)
Population 65 years and over3,662100.0
With a disability1,56742.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over25,932100.0
Same house in 199514,59456.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199511,06542.7
Same county
5,31120.5
Different county
5,75422.2
Same state
4,37116.9
Different state
1,3835.3
Elsewhere in 19952731.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population27,507100.0
Native26,86497.7
Born in United States
26,76597.3
State of residence
22,33881.2
Different state
4,42716.1
Born outside United States
990.4
Foreign born6432.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4321.6
Naturalized citizen
1400.5
Not a citizen
5031.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)643100.0
Europe325.0
Asia18628.9
Africa467.2
Oceania00.0
Latin America33451.9
Northern America457.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over25,932100.0
English only23,98792.5
Language other than English1,9457.5
Speak English less than 'very well
6142.4
Spanish
5852.3
Speak English less than "very well"
2280.9
Other Indo-European languages
1,1594.5
Speak English less than "very well"
3071.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1320.5
Speak English less than "very well"
790.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population27,507100.0

Total ancestries reported

26,59796.7
Arab390.1
Czech13581.3
Danish2580.9
Dutch3821.4
English1,8836.8
French (except Basque)16752.5
French Canadian13061.1
German12,93547.0
Greek370.1
Hungarian80.0
Irish11,9036.9
Italian2010.7
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian1890.7
Polish3781.4
Portuguese200.1
Russian5502.0
Scotch-Irish2901.1
Scottish4471.6
Slovak90.0
Subsaharan African570.2
Swedish4321.6
Swiss1460.5
Ukrainian120.0
United States or American2,3258.5
Welsh1680.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)580.2
Other ancestries2,5319.2
(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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