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Social Statistics for Hughes County, South Dakota

Hughes county south dakota dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,081100.0
Nursery school, preschool3097.6
Kindergarten1834.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,18353.5
High school (grades 9-12)1,22330.0
College or graduate school1834.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over10,853100.0
Less than 9th grade5625.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5825.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,98927.5
Some college, no degree2,44222.5
Associate degree8087.4
Bachelor's degree2,61624.1
Graduate or professional degree8547.9
Percent high school graduate or higher89.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher32.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over12,733100.0
Never married2,73121.4
Now married, except separated7,82261.4
Separated920.7
Widowed8386.6
Female
7325.7
Divorced1,2509.8
Female
7025.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years102100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4140.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over11,911100.0
Civilian veterans1,79015.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,779100.0
With a disability2476.5
Population 21 to 64 years8,913100.0
With a disability1,29714.6
Percent employed
71.0(X)
No disability7,61685.4
Percent employed
89.3(X)
Population 65 years and over1,992100.0
With a disability80640.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over15,403100.0
Same house in 19958,86657.6
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,38941.5
Same county
2,94619.1
Different county
3,44322.4
Same state
2,25414.6
Different state
1,1897.7
Elsewhere in 19951481.0
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population16,481100.0
Native16,27198.7
Born in United States
16,21898.4
State of residence
12,35575.0
Different state
3,86323.4
Born outside United States
530.3
Foreign born2101.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1120.7
Naturalized citizen
870.5
Not a citizen
1230.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)210100.0
Europe6229.5
Asia6932.9
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America6028.6
Northern America199.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over15,403100.0
English only14,71595.5
Language other than English6884.5
Speak English less than 'very well
2371.5
Spanish
2721.8
Speak English less than "very well"
1080.7
Other Indo-European languages
2431.6
Speak English less than "very well"
800.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
410.3
Speak English less than "very well"
240.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population16,481100.0

Total ancestries reported

18,768113.9
Arab220.1
Czech15173.1
Danish5063.1
Dutch4202.5
English1,3738.3
French (except Basque)15943.6
French Canadian11090.7
German6,64740.3
Greek00.0
Hungarian350.2
Irish11,94011.8
Italian1010.6
Lithuanian100.1
Norwegian2,24213.6
Polish2001.2
Portuguese120.1
Russian1691.0
Scotch-Irish2341.4
Scottish2971.8
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African180.1
Swedish5513.3
Swiss1120.7
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American5913.6
Welsh1090.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,95911.9
(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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