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Social Statistics for Iron County, Michigan

Iron county michigan dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,727100.0
Nursery school, preschool2288.4
Kindergarten1485.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,31948.4
High school (grades 9-12)77928.6
College or graduate school2539.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over9,670100.0
Less than 9th grade4064.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,06411.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,41245.6
Some college, no degree1,86419.3
Associate degree5986.2
Bachelor's degree8819.1
Graduate or professional degree4454.6
Percent high school graduate or higher84.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher13.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over11,005100.0
Never married2,24020.4
Now married, except separated6,17756.1
Separated1181.1
Widowed1,24811.3
Female
1,0259.3
Divorced1,22211.1
Female
5595.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years98100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren5556.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over10,433100.0
Civilian veterans2,02719.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,487100.0
With a disability2168.7
Population 21 to 64 years6,509100.0
With a disability1,21718.7
Percent employed
43.1(X)
No disability5,29281.3
Percent employed
73.7(X)
Population 65 years and over3,064100.0
With a disability1,31542.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over12,568100.0
Same house in 19958,44867.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,09132.6
Same county
2,31018.4
Different county
1,78114.2
Same state
7826.2
Different state
9997.9
Elsewhere in 1995290.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population13,138100.0
Native12,98798.9
Born in United States
12,95098.6
State of residence
9,47172.1
Different state
3,47926.5
Born outside United States
370.3
Foreign born1511.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
50.0
Naturalized citizen
1190.9
Not a citizen
320.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)151100.0
Europe8455.6
Asia2013.2
Africa00.0
Oceania21.3
Latin America96.0
Northern America3623.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over12,568100.0
English only11,99795.5
Language other than English5714.5
Speak English less than 'very well
1040.8
Spanish
1321.1
Speak English less than "very well"
300.2
Other Indo-European languages
2882.3
Speak English less than "very well"
500.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
150.1
Speak English less than "very well"
60.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population13,138100.0

Total ancestries reported

16,574126.2
Arab140.1
Czech11511.1
Danish1361.0
Dutch1741.3
English1,34010.2
French (except Basque)11,0528.0
French Canadian14173.2
German2,50319.1
Greek70.1
Hungarian790.6
Irish11,0568.0
Italian1,71613.1
Lithuanian370.3
Norwegian4583.5
Polish1,72413.1
Portuguese130.1
Russian540.4
Scotch-Irish1411.1
Scottish1661.3
Slovak900.7
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish1,78113.6
Swiss120.1
Ukrainian240.2
United States or American3032.3
Welsh330.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)20.0
Other ancestries3,09123.5
(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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