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Social Statistics

Knox county missouri dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school900100.0
Nursery school, preschool303.3
Kindergarten384.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)52157.9
High school (grades 9-12)22124.6
College or graduate school9010.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over2,990100.0
Less than 9th grade2127.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma38612.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,39346.6
Some college, no degree54018.1
Associate degree762.5
Bachelor's degree2638.8
Graduate or professional degree1204.0
Percent high school graduate or higher80.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over3,474100.0
Never married64518.6
Now married, except separated2,09560.3
Separated371.1
Widowed42312.2
Female
3429.8
Divorced2747.9
Female
1474.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years18100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren844.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over3,280100.0
Civilian veterans44713.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years961100.0
With a disability717.4
Population 21 to 64 years2,186100.0
With a disability44220.2
Percent employed
42.5(X)
No disability1,74479.8
Percent employed
81.4(X)
Population 65 years and over874100.0
With a disability36341.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over4,083100.0
Same house in 19952,51061.5
Different house in the U.S. in 19951,57138.5
Same county
74318.2
Different county
82820.3
Same state
60014.7
Different state
2285.6
Elsewhere in 199520.0
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population4,361100.0
Native4,35099.7
Born in United States
4,33499.4
State of residence
3,20173.4
Different state
1,13326.0
Born outside United States
160.4
Foreign born110.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
00.0
Naturalized citizen
90.2
Not a citizen
20.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)11100.0
Europe981.8
Asia00.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America218.2
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over4,083100.0
English only3,96697.1
Language other than English1172.9
Speak English less than 'very well
240.6
Spanish
270.7
Speak English less than "very well"
100.2
Other Indo-European languages
902.2
Speak English less than "very well"
140.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
00.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population4,361100.0

Total ancestries reported

3,59382.4
Arab00.0
Czech1160.4
Danish90.2
Dutch451.0
English48511.1
French (except Basque)11032.4
French Canadian140.1
German91721.0
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish149711.4
Italian571.3
Lithuanian30.1
Norwegian260.6
Polish200.5
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish661.5
Scottish521.2
Slovak160.4
Subsaharan African160.4
Swedish380.9
Swiss461.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American88620.3
Welsh210.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries2706.2
(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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