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Social Statistics for Hamilton County, Illinois

Hamilton county illinois dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,983100.0
Nursery school, preschool1296.5
Kindergarten1196.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)96448.6
High school (grades 9-12)44722.5
College or graduate school32416.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,866100.0
Less than 9th grade81813.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma69011.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,87131.9
Some college, no degree1,37323.4
Associate degree4968.5
Bachelor's degree3936.7
Graduate or professional degree2253.8
Percent high school graduate or higher74.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over6,956100.0
Never married1,40720.2
Now married, except separated4,43963.8
Separated550.8
Widowed6078.7
Female
5047.2
Divorced4486.4
Female
2683.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years150100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren12080.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over6,552100.0
Civilian veterans91213.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,885100.0
With a disability1236.5
Population 21 to 64 years4,515100.0
With a disability88419.6
Percent employed
47.7(X)
No disability3,63180.4
Percent employed
77.3(X)
Population 65 years and over1,569100.0
With a disability71145.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over8,133100.0
Same house in 19955,21464.1
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,88235.4
Same county
1,51418.6
Different county
1,36816.8
Same state
1,09113.4
Different state
2773.4
Elsewhere in 1995370.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population8,621100.0
Native8,58399.6
Born in United States
8,55399.2
State of residence
6,92880.4
Different state
1,62518.8
Born outside United States
300.3
Foreign born380.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
130.2
Naturalized citizen
180.2
Not a citizen
200.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)38100.0
Europe1128.9
Asia1950.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America821.1
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over8,133100.0
English only7,92897.5
Language other than English2052.5
Speak English less than 'very well
290.4
Spanish
670.8
Speak English less than "very well"
110.1
Other Indo-European languages
1131.4
Speak English less than "very well"
180.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
190.2
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population8,621100.0

Total ancestries reported

6,12971.1
Arab00.0
Czech1120.1
Danish110.1
Dutch1021.2
English89210.3
French (except Basque)11491.7
French Canadian150.1
German1,41016.4
Greek140.2
Hungarian70.1
Irish17518.7
Italian800.9
Lithuanian110.1
Norwegian160.2
Polish1491.7
Portuguese00.0
Russian180.2
Scotch-Irish1481.7
Scottish450.5
Slovak120.1
Subsaharan African70.1
Swedish991.1
Swiss30.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,46217.0
Welsh400.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries6868.0
(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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