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Social Statistics

Iron county wisconsin dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,365100.0
Nursery school, preschool725.3
Kindergarten815.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)63846.7
High school (grades 9-12)38528.2
College or graduate school18913.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,124100.0
Less than 9th grade2695.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma56611.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,95138.1
Some college, no degree1,25224.4
Associate degree4128.0
Bachelor's degree4849.4
Graduate or professional degree1903.7
Percent high school graduate or higher83.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher13.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over5,813100.0
Never married1,17620.2
Now married, except separated3,37858.1
Separated490.8
Widowed62410.7
Female
4948.5
Divorced58610.1
Female
2744.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years54100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3666.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over5,521100.0
Civilian veterans1,07819.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,263100.0
With a disability876.9
Population 21 to 64 years3,718100.0
With a disability78421.1
Percent employed
50.3(X)
No disability2,93478.9
Percent employed
74.5(X)
Population 65 years and over1,498100.0
With a disability59339.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over6,597100.0
Same house in 19954,15062.9
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,42236.7
Same county
1,02915.6
Different county
1,39321.1
Same state
71410.8
Different state
67910.3
Elsewhere in 1995250.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population6,861100.0
Native6,74098.2
Born in United States
6,70497.7
State of residence
3,12045.5
Different state
3,58452.2
Born outside United States
360.5
Foreign born1211.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
270.4
Naturalized citizen
861.3
Not a citizen
350.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)121100.0
Europe8872.7
Asia1613.2
Africa00.0
Oceania21.7
Latin America32.5
Northern America129.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over6,597100.0
English only6,33896.1
Language other than English2593.9
Speak English less than 'very well
530.8
Spanish
600.9
Speak English less than "very well"
100.2
Other Indo-European languages
1281.9
Speak English less than "very well"
350.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
130.2
Speak English less than "very well"
30.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population6,861100.0

Total ancestries reported

8,731127.3
Arab120.2
Czech11862.7
Danish520.8
Dutch921.3
English5498.0
French (except Basque)13645.3
French Canadian11432.1
German1,73725.3
Greek90.1
Hungarian280.4
Irish16509.5
Italian1,31519.2
Lithuanian280.4
Norwegian2934.3
Polish82312.0
Portuguese80.1
Russian370.5
Scotch-Irish450.7
Scottish600.9
Slovak691.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish4436.5
Swiss190.3
Ukrainian50.1
United States or American1191.7
Welsh150.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,63023.8
(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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