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Social Statistics for Ida County, Iowa

Ida county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,914100.0
Nursery school, preschool1176.1
Kindergarten1035.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)97250.8
High school (grades 9-12)56529.5
College or graduate school1578.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,349100.0
Less than 9th grade3706.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4348.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,31243.2
Some college, no degree1,19122.3
Associate degree3135.9
Bachelor's degree57510.7
Graduate or professional degree1542.9
Percent high school graduate or higher85.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher13.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over6,259100.0
Never married1,25120.0
Now married, except separated3,89962.3
Separated170.3
Widowed69611.1
Female
5999.6
Divorced3966.3
Female
2063.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years62100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3353.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over5,840100.0
Civilian veterans86814.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,802100.0
With a disability1528.4
Population 21 to 64 years3,895100.0
With a disability62916.1
Percent employed
65.7(X)
No disability3,26683.9
Percent employed
84.3(X)
Population 65 years and over1,601100.0
With a disability58836.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over7,402100.0
Same house in 19955,14369.5
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,25430.5
Same county
1,30317.6
Different county
95112.8
Same state
6538.8
Different state
2984.0
Elsewhere in 199550.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population7,837100.0
Native7,81999.8
Born in United States
7,79499.5
State of residence
6,80686.8
Different state
98812.6
Born outside United States
250.3
Foreign born180.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
20.0
Naturalized citizen
140.2
Not a citizen
40.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)18100.0
Europe1477.8
Asia422.2
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America00.0
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over7,402100.0
English only7,17797.0
Language other than English2253.0
Speak English less than 'very well
700.9
Spanish
981.3
Speak English less than "very well"
380.5
Other Indo-European languages
1181.6
Speak English less than "very well"
320.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
90.1
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population7,837100.0

Total ancestries reported

8,496108.4
Arab00.0
Czech1470.6
Danish3114.0
Dutch1552.0
English5957.6
French (except Basque)11552.0
French Canadian1150.2
German4,49357.3
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish181410.4
Italian480.6
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian2523.2
Polish270.3
Portuguese20.0
Russian260.3
Scotch-Irish500.6
Scottish971.2
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish5216.6
Swiss560.7
Ukrainian150.2
United States or American5226.7
Welsh190.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries2763.5
(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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