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Social Statistics for Jackson County, Michigan

Jackson county michigan dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school41,089100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,3795.8
Kindergarten2,3385.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)19,42147.3
High school (grades 9-12)9,57223.3
College or graduate school7,37918.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over104,880100.0
Less than 9th grade3,6653.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma12,88012.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)34,47732.9
Some college, no degree28,38527.1
Associate degree8,4218.0
Bachelor's degree11,70411.2
Graduate or professional degree5,3485.1
Percent high school graduate or higher84.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over124,487100.0
Never married27,25021.9
Now married, except separated72,90858.6
Separated1,9771.6
Widowed8,8567.1
Female
6,8855.5
Divorced13,49610.8
Female
7,3305.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,728100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,19843.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over117,739100.0
Civilian veterans16,23713.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years35,555100.0
With a disability2,9678.3
Population 21 to 64 years84,623100.0
With a disability16,14719.1
Percent employed
56.4(X)
No disability68,47680.9
Percent employed
80.4(X)
Population 65 years and over19,195100.0
With a disability8,35043.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over147,975100.0
Same house in 199587,25459.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199559,69440.3
Same county
39,04926.4
Different county
20,64514.0
Same state
13,8889.4
Different state
6,7574.6
Elsewhere in 19951,0270.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population158,422100.0
Native155,78598.3
Born in United States
155,16297.9
State of residence
127,79580.7
Different state
27,36717.3
Born outside United States
6230.4
Foreign born2,6371.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
8750.6
Naturalized citizen
1,3340.8
Not a citizen
1,3030.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,637100.0
Europe99737.8
Asia70726.8
Africa60.2
Oceania220.8
Latin America58122.0
Northern America32412.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over147,975100.0
English only141,47595.6
Language other than English6,5004.4
Speak English less than 'very well
2,0001.4
Spanish
3,0712.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1,1310.8
Other Indo-European languages
2,6701.8
Speak English less than "very well"
5040.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
5560.4
Speak English less than "very well"
2830.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population158,422100.0

Total ancestries reported

156,38398.7
Arab2270.1
Czech14020.3
Danish4740.3
Dutch5,9293.7
English21,22013.4
French (except Basque)16,2483.9
French Canadian11,8231.2
German34,75721.9
Greek4890.3
Hungarian8920.6
Irish118,70911.8
Italian3,8492.4
Lithuanian3230.2
Norwegian1,1860.7
Polish11,5237.3
Portuguese890.1
Russian7530.5
Scotch-Irish2,2361.4
Scottish3,8452.4
Slovak2280.1
Subsaharan African3610.2
Swedish1,5541.0
Swiss5150.3
Ukrainian3880.2
United States or American12,7828.1
Welsh8230.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)580.0
Other ancestries24,70015.6
(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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