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Jo daviess county illinois dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school5,104100.0
Nursery school, preschool4128.1
Kindergarten2935.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,35046.0
High school (grades 9-12)1,32425.9
College or graduate school72514.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over15,625100.0
Less than 9th grade1,0937.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,4639.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)6,50541.6
Some college, no degree3,34021.4
Associate degree8465.4
Bachelor's degree1,67310.7
Graduate or professional degree7054.5
Percent high school graduate or higher83.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over18,115100.0
Never married3,63920.1
Now married, except separated11,28062.3
Separated1430.8
Widowed1,3997.7
Female
1,0996.1
Divorced1,6549.1
Female
8294.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years316100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren13944.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over17,140100.0
Civilian veterans2,56515.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,612100.0
With a disability2435.3
Population 21 to 64 years12,424100.0
With a disability1,99516.1
Percent employed
66.0(X)
No disability10,42983.9
Percent employed
83.2(X)
Population 65 years and over3,844100.0
With a disability1,37935.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over21,047100.0
Same house in 199513,28363.1
Different house in the U.S. in 19957,60936.2
Same county
3,86918.4
Different county
3,74017.8
Same state
1,9699.4
Different state
1,7718.4
Elsewhere in 19951550.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population22,289100.0
Native21,92198.3
Born in United States
21,86898.1
State of residence
10,80748.5
Different state
11,06149.6
Born outside United States
530.2
Foreign born3681.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1600.7
Naturalized citizen
1470.7
Not a citizen
2211.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)368100.0
Europe17547.6
Asia297.9
Africa20.5
Oceania00.0
Latin America13035.3
Northern America328.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over21,047100.0
English only20,49497.4
Language other than English5532.6
Speak English less than 'very well
2111.0
Spanish
3601.7
Speak English less than "very well"
1610.8
Other Indo-European languages
1680.8
Speak English less than "very well"
390.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
20.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population22,289100.0

Total ancestries reported

24,974112.0
Arab270.1
Czech11690.8
Danish1600.7
Dutch5682.5
English2,63011.8
French (except Basque)17803.5
French Canadian1900.4
German10,30346.2
Greek580.3
Hungarian340.2
Irish13,70816.6
Italian6102.7
Lithuanian160.1
Norwegian5892.6
Polish5742.6
Portuguese20.0
Russian670.3
Scotch-Irish2251.0
Scottish2251.0
Slovak30.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish4992.2
Swiss2401.1
Ukrainian300.1
United States or American1,8618.3
Welsh1530.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,3536.1
(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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