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Geary county kansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school8,115100.0
Nursery school, preschool5526.8
Kindergarten4505.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,52043.4
High school (grades 9-12)1,69420.9
College or graduate school1,89923.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over15,744100.0
Less than 9th grade7084.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,4949.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,72630.0
Some college, no degree4,85130.8
Associate degree1,2678.0
Bachelor's degree1,73811.0
Graduate or professional degree9606.1
Percent high school graduate or higher86.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher17.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over20,873100.0
Never married4,10519.7
Now married, except separated12,69360.8
Separated4702.3
Widowed1,3276.4
Female
1,1255.4
Divorced2,27810.9
Female
1,3026.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years427100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren16939.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over16,997100.0
Civilian veterans4,30325.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years6,747100.0
With a disability5908.7
Population 21 to 64 years13,238100.0
With a disability2,62519.8
Percent employed
59.4(X)
No disability10,61380.2
Percent employed
75.6(X)
Population 65 years and over2,471100.0
With a disability1,12945.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over25,367100.0
Same house in 199510,21740.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199513,29852.4
Same county
4,62718.2
Different county
8,67134.2
Same state
1,4675.8
Different state
7,20428.4
Elsewhere in 19951,8527.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population27,947100.0
Native25,91492.7
Born in United States
24,26386.8
State of residence
8,85731.7
Different state
15,40655.1
Born outside United States
1,6515.9
Foreign born2,0337.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
6292.3
Naturalized citizen
1,1904.3
Not a citizen
8433.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,033100.0
Europe73736.3
Asia67833.3
Africa271.3
Oceania00.0
Latin America53926.5
Northern America522.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over25,367100.0
English only21,97986.6
Language other than English3,38813.4
Speak English less than 'very well
1,1924.7
Spanish
1,5496.1
Speak English less than "very well"
5542.2
Other Indo-European languages
1,0934.3
Speak English less than "very well"
2210.9
Asian and Pacific Island languages
7042.8
Speak English less than "very well"
4101.6
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population27,947100.0

Total ancestries reported

27,14497.1
Arab110.0
Czech1840.3
Danish940.3
Dutch4741.7
English1,8206.5
French (except Basque)16472.3
French Canadian12290.8
German5,22018.7
Greek250.1
Hungarian710.3
Irish12,5319.1
Italian5612.0
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian3441.2
Polish3781.4
Portuguese770.3
Russian330.1
Scotch-Irish3531.3
Scottish3481.2
Slovak230.1
Subsaharan African2510.9
Swedish4311.5
Swiss1110.4
Ukrainian50.0
United States or American1,9256.9
Welsh860.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2100.8
Other ancestries10,80238.7
(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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