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Hancock county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,128100.0
Nursery school, preschool2026.5
Kindergarten1555.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,51548.4
High school (grades 9-12)91429.2
College or graduate school34210.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over8,084100.0
Less than 9th grade5627.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5877.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,11938.6
Some college, no degree1,82222.5
Associate degree7469.2
Bachelor's degree94411.7
Graduate or professional degree3043.8
Percent high school graduate or higher85.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over9,534100.0
Never married1,84519.4
Now married, except separated6,10864.1
Separated780.8
Widowed8619.0
Female
6987.3
Divorced6426.7
Female
3123.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years82100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren5972.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over8,865100.0
Civilian veterans1,26514.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,894100.0
With a disability1304.5
Population 21 to 64 years6,268100.0
With a disability82713.2
Percent employed
70.3(X)
No disability5,44186.8
Percent employed
86.5(X)
Population 65 years and over2,004100.0
With a disability68634.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over11,371100.0
Same house in 19957,51666.1
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,77133.2
Same county
1,88616.6
Different county
1,88516.6
Same state
1,27911.2
Different state
6065.3
Elsewhere in 1995840.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population12,100100.0
Native11,83197.8
Born in United States
11,80597.6
State of residence
9,90181.8
Different state
1,90415.7
Born outside United States
260.2
Foreign born2692.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1231.0
Naturalized citizen
1040.9
Not a citizen
1651.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)269100.0
Europe269.7
Asia3914.5
Africa176.3
Oceania00.0
Latin America17565.1
Northern America124.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over11,371100.0
English only10,84095.3
Language other than English5314.7
Speak English less than 'very well
1901.7
Spanish
3923.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1721.5
Other Indo-European languages
1050.9
Speak English less than "very well"
60.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
110.1
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population12,100100.0

Total ancestries reported

13,995115.7
Arab290.2
Czech16645.5
Danish4713.9
Dutch5714.7
English9277.7
French (except Basque)12852.4
French Canadian1130.1
German5,48645.3
Greek00.0
Hungarian20.0
Irish11,0388.6
Italian950.8
Lithuanian90.1
Norwegian2,04716.9
Polish780.6
Portuguese100.1
Russian550.5
Scotch-Irish730.6
Scottish1120.9
Slovak110.1
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish4163.4
Swiss660.5
Ukrainian110.1
United States or American7045.8
Welsh390.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)30.0
Other ancestries7806.4
(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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