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Iowa county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,952100.0
Nursery school, preschool2636.7
Kindergarten2406.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,97850.1
High school (grades 9-12)98124.8
College or graduate school49012.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over10,565100.0
Less than 9th grade6416.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7316.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,44842.1
Some college, no degree2,30721.8
Associate degree7747.3
Bachelor's degree1,21311.5
Graduate or professional degree4514.3
Percent high school graduate or higher87.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over12,238100.0
Never married2,43919.9
Now married, except separated7,75563.4
Separated1100.9
Widowed1,0138.3
Female
8366.8
Divorced9217.5
Female
4864.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years87100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren6170.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over11,550100.0
Civilian veterans1,53713.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,702100.0
With a disability2647.1
Population 21 to 64 years8,326100.0
With a disability98011.8
Percent employed
70.6(X)
No disability7,34688.2
Percent employed
87.8(X)
Population 65 years and over2,425100.0
With a disability76931.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over14,714100.0
Same house in 19959,69065.9
Different house in the U.S. in 19955,00234.0
Same county
2,54317.3
Different county
2,45916.7
Same state
1,89412.9
Different state
5653.8
Elsewhere in 1995220.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population15,671100.0
Native15,54899.2
Born in United States
15,51899.0
State of residence
13,58086.7
Different state
1,93812.4
Born outside United States
300.2
Foreign born1230.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
290.2
Naturalized citizen
760.5
Not a citizen
470.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)123100.0
Europe5141.5
Asia4536.6
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America2016.3
Northern America75.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over14,714100.0
English only14,01095.2
Language other than English7044.8
Speak English less than 'very well
1561.1
Spanish
1641.1
Speak English less than "very well"
460.3
Other Indo-European languages
4983.4
Speak English less than "very well"
950.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
380.3
Speak English less than "very well"
150.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population15,671100.0

Total ancestries reported

15,770100.6
Arab70.0
Czech16093.9
Danish1170.7
Dutch4913.1
English1,2958.3
French (except Basque)13882.5
French Canadian1260.2
German7,13645.5
Greek120.1
Hungarian100.1
Irish11,90112.1
Italian980.6
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian5593.6
Polish1140.7
Portuguese00.0
Russian80.1
Scotch-Irish1871.2
Scottish2181.4
Slovak10.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish3001.9
Swiss1861.2
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American9245.9
Welsh2531.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries9305.9
(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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