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Social Statistics for Jackson County, Kansas

Jackson county kansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,284100.0
Nursery school, preschool2678.1
Kindergarten2186.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,56847.7
High school (grades 9-12)92628.2
College or graduate school3059.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over8,228100.0
Less than 9th grade3294.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6828.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,77445.9
Some college, no degree1,87922.8
Associate degree2953.6
Bachelor's degree90511.0
Graduate or professional degree3644.4
Percent high school graduate or higher87.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over9,750100.0
Never married1,86819.2
Now married, except separated6,17463.3
Separated720.7
Widowed7798.0
Female
6066.2
Divorced8578.8
Female
4544.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years199100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren7939.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over9,057100.0
Civilian veterans1,36915.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,104100.0
With a disability2036.5
Population 21 to 64 years6,699100.0
With a disability1,05015.7
Percent employed
69.1(X)
No disability5,64984.3
Percent employed
83.9(X)
Population 65 years and over1,745100.0
With a disability71340.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over11,782100.0
Same house in 19957,39162.7
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,31836.6
Same county
1,99316.9
Different county
2,32519.7
Same state
1,75314.9
Different state
5724.9
Elsewhere in 1995730.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population12,657100.0
Native12,59599.5
Born in United States
12,55099.2
State of residence
9,80477.5
Different state
2,74621.7
Born outside United States
450.4
Foreign born620.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
250.2
Naturalized citizen
310.2
Not a citizen
310.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)62100.0
Europe34.8
Asia2641.9
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America2133.9
Northern America1219.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over11,782100.0
English only11,49297.5
Language other than English2902.5
Speak English less than 'very well
750.6
Spanish
1481.3
Speak English less than "very well"
470.4
Other Indo-European languages
670.6
Speak English less than "very well"
120.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
10.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population12,657100.0

Total ancestries reported

11,71992.6
Arab30.0
Czech11190.9
Danish560.4
Dutch4383.5
English1,2419.8
French (except Basque)13763.0
French Canadian1790.6
German3,36026.5
Greek110.1
Hungarian00.0
Irish11,52512.0
Italian940.7
Lithuanian160.1
Norwegian730.6
Polish810.6
Portuguese00.0
Russian270.2
Scotch-Irish2111.7
Scottish2532.0
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African100.1
Swedish4063.2
Swiss910.7
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,1759.3
Welsh850.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)140.1
Other ancestries1,97515.6
(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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