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Social Statistics for Island County, Washington

Island county washington dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school17,742100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,2607.1
Kindergarten9965.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)8,32146.9
High school (grades 9-12)4,00022.5
College or graduate school3,16517.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over47,112100.0
Less than 9th grade7981.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,9266.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)11,45124.3
Some college, no degree14,72131.2
Associate degree4,4809.5
Bachelor's degree8,84918.8
Graduate or professional degree3,8878.3
Percent high school graduate or higher92.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher27.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over56,369100.0
Never married10,40718.5
Now married, except separated36,69665.1
Separated7371.3
Widowed3,1025.5
Female
2,4314.3
Divorced5,4279.6
Female
3,1915.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years791100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren28936.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over47,152100.0
Civilian veterans11,72124.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years15,371100.0
With a disability1,0857.1
Population 21 to 64 years34,945100.0
With a disability5,75316.5
Percent employed
56.0(X)
No disability29,19283.5
Percent employed
72.1(X)
Population 65 years and over10,040100.0
With a disability3,68636.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over66,796100.0
Same house in 199531,08546.5
Different house in the U.S. in 199533,88650.7
Same county
10,71216.0
Different county
23,17434.7
Same state
9,07813.6
Different state
14,09621.1
Elsewhere in 19951,8252.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population71,558100.0
Native66,94593.6
Born in United States
65,17291.1
State of residence
25,44935.6
Different state
39,72355.5
Born outside United States
1,7732.5
Foreign born4,6136.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,3331.9
Naturalized citizen
2,7843.9
Not a citizen
1,8292.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)4,613100.0
Europe1,15525.0
Asia2,19847.6
Africa912.0
Oceania1142.5
Latin America4179.0
Northern America63813.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over66,796100.0
English only61,30191.8
Language other than English5,4958.2
Speak English less than 'very well
1,6872.5
Spanish
1,6282.4
Speak English less than "very well"
4200.6
Other Indo-European languages
1,3792.1
Speak English less than "very well"
2590.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2,2963.4
Speak English less than "very well"
9541.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population71,558100.0

Total ancestries reported

85,027118.8
Arab1880.3
Czech14270.6
Danish9961.4
Dutch2,4173.4
English11,12515.5
French (except Basque)13,3894.7
French Canadian16941.0
German14,91220.8
Greek2880.4
Hungarian2330.3
Irish19,73613.6
Italian2,4213.4
Lithuanian1710.2
Norwegian4,7276.6
Polish1,4192.0
Portuguese2350.3
Russian5440.8
Scotch-Irish2,1323.0
Scottish3,0314.2
Slovak1190.2
Subsaharan African2440.3
Swedish2,9274.1
Swiss3740.5
Ukrainian2220.3
United States or American4,2896.0
Welsh8941.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)780.1
Other ancestries16,79523.5
(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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