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Social Statistics

Hamilton county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,022100.0
Nursery school, preschool3839.5
Kindergarten2225.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,87846.7
High school (grades 9-12)1,00024.9
College or graduate school53913.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over11,094100.0
Less than 9th grade5204.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma8858.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,48140.4
Some college, no degree2,28020.6
Associate degree9848.9
Bachelor's degree1,44213.0
Graduate or professional degree5024.5
Percent high school graduate or higher87.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher17.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over12,984100.0
Never married2,54219.6
Now married, except separated8,10562.4
Separated1210.9
Widowed1,0107.8
Female
8676.7
Divorced1,2069.3
Female
6755.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years155100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren8957.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over12,251100.0
Civilian veterans1,60913.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,678100.0
With a disability2075.6
Population 21 to 64 years8,742100.0
With a disability1,36515.6
Percent employed
64.0(X)
No disability7,37784.4
Percent employed
88.3(X)
Population 65 years and over2,764100.0
With a disability98935.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over15,380100.0
Same house in 19959,62362.6
Different house in the U.S. in 19955,65436.8
Same county
3,02119.6
Different county
2,63317.1
Same state
1,70011.1
Different state
9336.1
Elsewhere in 19951030.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population16,438100.0
Native16,08997.9
Born in United States
16,06797.7
State of residence
13,57882.6
Different state
2,48915.1
Born outside United States
220.1
Foreign born3492.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1150.7
Naturalized citizen
970.6
Not a citizen
2521.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)349100.0
Europe8825.2
Asia20157.6
Africa00.0
Oceania82.3
Latin America4613.2
Northern America61.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over15,380100.0
English only14,69795.6
Language other than English6834.4
Speak English less than 'very well
3052.0
Spanish
2861.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1040.7
Other Indo-European languages
1781.2
Speak English less than "very well"
910.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2171.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1100.7
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population16,438100.0

Total ancestries reported

17,527106.6
Arab210.1
Czech11711.0
Danish4622.8
Dutch4903.0
English1,4568.9
French (except Basque)15293.2
French Canadian1210.1
German5,41132.9
Greek40.0
Hungarian40.0
Irish11,92311.7
Italian2761.7
Lithuanian50.0
Norwegian2,92817.8
Polish1891.1
Portuguese00.0
Russian260.2
Scotch-Irish1530.9
Scottish1881.1
Slovak270.2
Subsaharan African20.0
Swedish1,0186.2
Swiss570.3
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American8825.4
Welsh500.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,2347.5
(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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