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Social Statistics for Fountain County, Indiana

Fountain county indiana dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,260100.0
Nursery school, preschool3257.6
Kindergarten2606.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,18351.2
High school (grades 9-12)1,07725.3
College or graduate school4159.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over11,914100.0
Less than 9th grade6025.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,70314.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)5,65647.5
Some college, no degree2,10917.7
Associate degree6465.4
Bachelor's degree7186.0
Graduate or professional degree4804.0
Percent high school graduate or higher80.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over14,067100.0
Never married2,55218.1
Now married, except separated8,61261.2
Separated1090.8
Widowed1,2809.1
Female
1,0647.6
Divorced1,51410.8
Female
7805.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years389100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren19850.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over13,236100.0
Civilian veterans1,86014.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,183100.0
With a disability3107.4
Population 21 to 64 years9,728100.0
With a disability2,06821.3
Percent employed
63.2(X)
No disability7,66078.7
Percent employed
78.3(X)
Population 65 years and over2,669100.0
With a disability1,15243.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over16,771100.0
Same house in 199510,26861.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,43538.4
Same county
3,45120.6
Different county
2,98417.8
Same state
1,84911.0
Different state
1,1356.8
Elsewhere in 1995680.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population17,954100.0
Native17,76999.0
Born in United States
17,70398.6
State of residence
10,16056.6
Different state
7,54342.0
Born outside United States
660.4
Foreign born1851.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
750.4
Naturalized citizen
1000.6
Not a citizen
850.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)185100.0
Europe6836.8
Asia4323.2
Africa52.7
Oceania00.0
Latin America6032.4
Northern America94.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over16,771100.0
English only16,27797.1
Language other than English4942.9
Speak English less than 'very well
1530.9
Spanish
3101.8
Speak English less than "very well"
830.5
Other Indo-European languages
1340.8
Speak English less than "very well"
330.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
450.3
Speak English less than "very well"
370.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population17,954100.0

Total ancestries reported

13,01472.5
Arab00.0
Czech1100.1
Danish90.1
Dutch5523.1
English1,5188.5
French (except Basque)13932.2
French Canadian1130.1
German3,06317.1
Greek170.1
Hungarian140.1
Irish11,4157.9
Italian2601.4
Lithuanian560.3
Norwegian510.3
Polish1220.7
Portuguese60.0
Russian180.1
Scotch-Irish2461.4
Scottish1971.1
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish1991.1
Swiss300.2
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American3,43319.1
Welsh640.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)40.0
Other ancestries1,3247.4
(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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