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Social Statistics for Kearny County, Kansas

Kearny county kansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,379100.0
Nursery school, preschool987.1
Kindergarten906.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)75554.7
High school (grades 9-12)30221.9
College or graduate school1349.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over2,592100.0
Less than 9th grade34113.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma28611.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)71927.7
Some college, no degree67225.9
Associate degree1857.1
Bachelor's degree2429.3
Graduate or professional degree1475.7
Percent high school graduate or higher75.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over3,235100.0
Never married65920.4
Now married, except separated2,14366.2
Separated321.0
Widowed1705.3
Female
1484.6
Divorced2317.1
Female
1113.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years67100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2943.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over2,971100.0
Civilian veterans33811.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,304100.0
With a disability665.1
Population 21 to 64 years2,296100.0
With a disability35015.2
Percent employed
59.7(X)
No disability1,94684.8
Percent employed
77.7(X)
Population 65 years and over478100.0
With a disability19240.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over4,123100.0
Same house in 19952,49660.5
Different house in the U.S. in 19951,51636.8
Same county
80719.6
Different county
70917.2
Same state
43810.6
Different state
2716.6
Elsewhere in 19951112.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population4,531100.0
Native3,95787.3
Born in United States
3,93586.8
State of residence
2,66458.8
Different state
1,27128.1
Born outside United States
220.5
Foreign born57412.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3537.8
Naturalized citizen
1322.9
Not a citizen
4429.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)574100.0
Europe183.1
Asia40.7
Africa40.7
Oceania00.0
Latin America53392.9
Northern America152.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over4,123100.0
English only3,20977.8
Language other than English91422.2
Speak English less than 'very well
46411.3
Spanish
81319.7
Speak English less than "very well"
41810.1
Other Indo-European languages
892.2
Speak English less than "very well"
340.8
Asian and Pacific Island languages
100.2
Speak English less than "very well"
100.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population4,531100.0

Total ancestries reported

4,43497.9
Arab00.0
Czech1240.5
Danish180.4
Dutch1523.4
English4089.0
French (except Basque)1912.0
French Canadian1150.3
German1,18726.2
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish13648.0
Italian280.6
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian270.6
Polish711.6
Portuguese00.0
Russian260.6
Scotch-Irish601.3
Scottish441.0
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African100.2
Swedish621.4
Swiss90.2
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American3758.3
Welsh370.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,42631.5
(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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