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Social Statistics for Kit Carson County, Colorado

Kit carson county colorado dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,120100.0
Nursery school, preschool1738.2
Kindergarten633.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,05049.5
High school (grades 9-12)63029.7
College or graduate school2049.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,254100.0
Less than 9th grade57911.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma63212.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,66031.6
Some college, no degree1,23023.4
Associate degree3456.6
Bachelor's degree53210.1
Graduate or professional degree2765.3
Percent high school graduate or higher77.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over6,280100.0
Never married1,07617.1
Now married, except separated3,99063.5
Separated1582.5
Widowed5298.4
Female
4006.4
Divorced5278.4
Female
2353.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years54100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3666.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over5,865100.0
Civilian veterans81713.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,894100.0
With a disability1186.2
Population 21 to 64 years3,991100.0
With a disability73718.5
Percent employed
69.6(X)
No disability3,25481.5
Percent employed
82.2(X)
Population 65 years and over1,124100.0
With a disability42537.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over7,521100.0
Same house in 19954,31657.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,03440.3
Same county
1,31517.5
Different county
1,71922.9
Same state
6098.1
Different state
1,11014.8
Elsewhere in 19951712.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population8,011100.0
Native7,54794.2
Born in United States
7,52794.0
State of residence
4,49356.1
Different state
3,03437.9
Born outside United States
200.2
Foreign born4645.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2753.4
Naturalized citizen
1071.3
Not a citizen
3574.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)464100.0
Europe153.2
Asia102.2
Africa00.0
Oceania51.1
Latin America42792.0
Northern America71.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over7,521100.0
English only6,52786.8
Language other than English99413.2
Speak English less than 'very well
4726.3
Spanish
88511.8
Speak English less than "very well"
4526.0
Other Indo-European languages
851.1
Speak English less than "very well"
170.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
80.1
Speak English less than "very well"
30.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population8,011100.0

Total ancestries reported

6,82085.1
Arab00.0
Czech1771.0
Danish901.1
Dutch1151.4
English6398.0
French (except Basque)11922.4
French Canadian190.1
German2,36329.5
Greek90.1
Hungarian40.0
Irish16137.7
Italian851.1
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian1381.7
Polish811.0
Portuguese00.0
Russian190.2
Scotch-Irish1131.4
Scottish1051.3
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish1632.0
Swiss220.3
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American6898.6
Welsh550.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,23915.5
(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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