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Social Statistics for Gage County, Nebraska

Gage county nebraska dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school5,467100.0
Nursery school, preschool4007.3
Kindergarten2554.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,60347.6
High school (grades 9-12)1,40925.8
College or graduate school80014.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over15,689100.0
Less than 9th grade1,4329.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,3968.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)6,09838.9
Some college, no degree3,17820.3
Associate degree1,1627.4
Bachelor's degree1,76911.3
Graduate or professional degree6544.2
Percent high school graduate or higher82.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over18,501100.0
Never married4,16322.5
Now married, except separated10,97459.3
Separated1811.0
Widowed1,6969.2
Female
1,4818.0
Divorced1,4878.0
Female
8074.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years138100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren7856.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over17,406100.0
Civilian veterans2,16112.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years5,026100.0
With a disability3917.8
Population 21 to 64 years11,677100.0
With a disability1,93216.5
Percent employed
67.3(X)
No disability9,74583.5
Percent employed
88.6(X)
Population 65 years and over3,987100.0
With a disability1,62140.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over21,632100.0
Same house in 199513,02860.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19958,50639.3
Same county
4,89322.6
Different county
3,61316.7
Same state
2,35810.9
Different state
1,2555.8
Elsewhere in 1995980.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population22,993100.0
Native22,82899.3
Born in United States
22,77299.0
State of residence
18,05678.5
Different state
4,71620.5
Born outside United States
560.2
Foreign born1650.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
560.2
Naturalized citizen
820.4
Not a citizen
830.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)165100.0
Europe6036.4
Asia5633.9
Africa127.3
Oceania00.0
Latin America2012.1
Northern America1710.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over21,632100.0
English only20,91096.7
Language other than English7223.3
Speak English less than 'very well
2000.9
Spanish
1790.8
Speak English less than "very well"
640.3
Other Indo-European languages
4812.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1110.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
320.1
Speak English less than "very well"
250.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population22,993100.0

Total ancestries reported

24,107104.8
Arab80.0
Czech11,4136.1
Danish3521.5
Dutch7793.4
English1,8458.0
French (except Basque)16362.8
French Canadian1690.3
German11,70250.9
Greek370.2
Hungarian120.1
Irish12,44310.6
Italian2391.0
Lithuanian20.0
Norwegian2241.0
Polish3061.3
Portuguese150.1
Russian620.3
Scotch-Irish2941.3
Scottish1940.8
Slovak70.0
Subsaharan African90.0
Swedish6172.7
Swiss1810.8
Ukrainian290.1
United States or American1,1164.9
Welsh2851.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)70.0
Other ancestries1,2245.3
(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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