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Social Statistics for Iron County, Utah

Iron county utah dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school13,246100.0
Nursery school, preschool6414.8
Kindergarten5304.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,40833.3
High school (grades 9-12)2,41818.3
College or graduate school5,24939.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over16,318100.0
Less than 9th grade2821.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,5799.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,92524.1
Some college, no degree5,33132.7
Associate degree1,3248.1
Bachelor's degree2,65516.3
Graduate or professional degree1,2227.5
Percent high school graduate or higher88.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher23.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over25,039100.0
Never married7,52830.1
Now married, except separated14,82059.2
Separated1830.7
Widowed1,0314.1
Female
8003.2
Divorced1,4775.9
Female
9193.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years360100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren16445.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over23,205100.0
Civilian veterans2,31610.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years10,418100.0
With a disability7847.5
Population 21 to 64 years17,149100.0
With a disability2,23913.1
Percent employed
60.2(X)
No disability14,91086.9
Percent employed
76.3(X)
Population 65 years and over2,755100.0
With a disability1,10039.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over30,600100.0
Same house in 199512,89642.1
Different house in the U.S. in 199517,23556.3
Same county
6,43021.0
Different county
10,80535.3
Same state
5,49117.9
Different state
5,31417.4
Elsewhere in 19954691.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population33,779100.0
Native32,79897.1
Born in United States
32,46996.1
State of residence
20,77361.5
Different state
11,69634.6
Born outside United States
3291.0
Foreign born9812.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
5001.5
Naturalized citizen
2940.9
Not a citizen
6872.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)981100.0
Europe18218.6
Asia23423.9
Africa222.2
Oceania242.4
Latin America43844.6
Northern America818.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over30,600100.0
English only28,31192.5
Language other than English2,2897.5
Speak English less than 'very well
8782.9
Spanish
1,3394.4
Speak English less than "very well"
5571.8
Other Indo-European languages
4431.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1060.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2800.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1760.6
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population33,779100.0

Total ancestries reported

35,425104.9
Arab550.2
Czech1690.2
Danish1,6795.0
Dutch8332.5
English10,26130.4
French (except Basque)17422.2
French Canadian11150.3
German3,64110.8
Greek550.2
Hungarian1040.3
Irish12,3446.9
Italian7102.1
Lithuanian380.1
Norwegian8772.6
Polish1710.5
Portuguese950.3
Russian200.1
Scotch-Irish4861.4
Scottish1,7965.3
Slovak70.0
Subsaharan African100.0
Swedish1,1313.3
Swiss4631.4
Ukrainian430.1
United States or American2,8688.5
Welsh9102.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)70.0
Other ancestries5,89517.5
(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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