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Social Statistics for Ballard County, Kentucky

Ballard county kentucky dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,785100.0
Nursery school, preschool1468.2
Kindergarten1106.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)83746.9
High school (grades 9-12)47026.3
College or graduate school22212.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,766100.0
Less than 9th grade5699.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma79513.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,33240.4
Some college, no degree1,14619.9
Associate degree3105.4
Bachelor's degree3375.8
Graduate or professional degree2774.8
Percent high school graduate or higher76.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over6,704100.0
Never married1,00315.0
Now married, except separated4,30264.2
Separated711.1
Widowed6459.6
Female
5448.1
Divorced68310.2
Female
3114.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years129100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren8465.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over6,380100.0
Civilian veterans95114.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,637100.0
With a disability1489.0
Population 21 to 64 years4,744100.0
With a disability90519.1
Percent employed
45.0(X)
No disability3,83980.9
Percent employed
79.9(X)
Population 65 years and over1,245100.0
With a disability65752.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over7,772100.0
Same house in 19954,77061.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,97138.2
Same county
1,75522.6
Different county
1,21615.6
Same state
5537.1
Different state
6638.5
Elsewhere in 1995310.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population8,286100.0
Native8,21699.2
Born in United States
8,19598.9
State of residence
5,14662.1
Different state
3,04936.8
Born outside United States
210.3
Foreign born700.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
380.5
Naturalized citizen
200.2
Not a citizen
500.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)70100.0
Europe1622.9
Asia2332.9
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America2637.1
Northern America57.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over7,772100.0
English only7,61998.0
Language other than English1532.0
Speak English less than 'very well
540.7
Spanish
931.2
Speak English less than "very well"
450.6
Other Indo-European languages
330.4
Speak English less than "very well"
70.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
240.3
Speak English less than "very well"
20.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population8,286100.0

Total ancestries reported

6,11473.8
Arab50.1
Czech170.1
Danish00.0
Dutch1251.5
English7699.3
French (except Basque)11191.4
French Canadian100.0
German6567.9
Greek20.0
Hungarian40.0
Irish196711.7
Italian1201.4
Lithuanian20.0
Norwegian40.0
Polish530.6
Portuguese20.0
Russian40.0
Scotch-Irish1181.4
Scottish1441.7
Slovak20.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish140.2
Swiss60.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,80021.7
Welsh270.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,16414.0
(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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