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Social Statistics for Grundy County, Iowa

Grundy county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,156100.0
Nursery school, preschool1855.9
Kindergarten1916.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,53548.6
High school (grades 9-12)80425.5
College or graduate school44114.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over8,465100.0
Less than 9th grade6057.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5366.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,23938.3
Some college, no degree1,89122.3
Associate degree7378.7
Bachelor's degree1,07712.7
Graduate or professional degree3804.5
Percent high school graduate or higher86.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher17.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over9,865100.0
Never married1,76917.9
Now married, except separated6,63767.3
Separated570.6
Widowed7978.1
Female
6826.9
Divorced6056.1
Female
3083.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years93100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4447.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over9,236100.0
Civilian veterans1,25613.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,831100.0
With a disability1555.5
Population 21 to 64 years6,457100.0
With a disability75811.7
Percent employed
65.7(X)
No disability5,69988.3
Percent employed
85.5(X)
Population 65 years and over2,223100.0
With a disability74433.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over11,696100.0
Same house in 19957,99568.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,67231.4
Same county
1,57513.5
Different county
2,09717.9
Same state
1,72414.7
Different state
3733.2
Elsewhere in 1995290.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population12,369100.0
Native12,27499.2
Born in United States
12,24199.0
State of residence
10,89388.1
Different state
1,34810.9
Born outside United States
330.3
Foreign born950.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
320.3
Naturalized citizen
640.5
Not a citizen
310.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)95100.0
Europe4749.5
Asia2627.4
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America2021.1
Northern America22.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over11,696100.0
English only11,23096.0
Language other than English4664.0
Speak English less than 'very well
1291.1
Spanish
1251.1
Speak English less than "very well"
580.5
Other Indo-European languages
3362.9
Speak English less than "very well"
680.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
50.0
Speak English less than "very well"
30.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population12,369100.0

Total ancestries reported

12,997105.1
Arab160.1
Czech12041.6
Danish3993.2
Dutch4803.9
English1,0278.3
French (except Basque)12101.7
French Canadian1160.1
German6,69854.2
Greek130.1
Hungarian80.1
Irish11,28210.4
Italian1381.1
Lithuanian70.1
Norwegian5054.1
Polish870.7
Portuguese60.0
Russian120.1
Scotch-Irish1311.1
Scottish1911.5
Slovak50.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish2261.8
Swiss270.2
Ukrainian20.0
United States or American8086.5
Welsh610.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries4383.5
(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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