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Social Statistics

Henderson county illinois dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,882100.0
Nursery school, preschool1437.6
Kindergarten1065.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)86846.1
High school (grades 9-12)48725.9
College or graduate school27814.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,680100.0
Less than 9th grade2905.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma70712.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,63146.3
Some college, no degree1,15720.4
Associate degree3265.7
Bachelor's degree3936.9
Graduate or professional degree1763.1
Percent high school graduate or higher82.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over6,677100.0
Never married1,22818.4
Now married, except separated4,19762.9
Separated590.9
Widowed4727.1
Female
3725.6
Divorced72110.8
Female
3425.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years153100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren12279.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over6,300100.0
Civilian veterans1,05816.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,743100.0
With a disability1287.3
Population 21 to 64 years4,627100.0
With a disability83618.1
Percent employed
63.9(X)
No disability3,79181.9
Percent employed
79.9(X)
Population 65 years and over1,314100.0
With a disability51239.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over7,740100.0
Same house in 19955,29968.5
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,43031.4
Same county
1,10814.3
Different county
1,32217.1
Same state
5567.2
Different state
7669.9
Elsewhere in 1995110.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population8,213100.0
Native8,18399.6
Born in United States
8,14799.2
State of residence
4,22051.4
Different state
3,92747.8
Born outside United States
360.4
Foreign born300.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
10.0
Naturalized citizen
180.2
Not a citizen
120.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)30100.0
Europe723.3
Asia930.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America1446.7
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over7,740100.0
English only7,57797.9
Language other than English1632.1
Speak English less than 'very well
400.5
Spanish
1091.4
Speak English less than "very well"
260.3
Other Indo-European languages
500.6
Speak English less than "very well"
140.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
40.1
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population8,213100.0

Total ancestries reported

7,24588.2
Arab60.1
Czech180.1
Danish310.4
Dutch2422.9
English97611.9
French (except Basque)11401.7
French Canadian1180.2
German1,73221.1
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish11,15314.0
Italian660.8
Lithuanian30.0
Norwegian560.7
Polish951.2
Portuguese10.0
Russian90.1
Scotch-Irish1872.3
Scottish1411.7
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish4735.8
Swiss300.4
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,29115.7
Welsh450.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries5426.6
(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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