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Social Statistics

Knox county nebraska dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,258100.0
Nursery school, preschool1044.6
Kindergarten1074.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,19653.0
High school (grades 9-12)65429.0
College or graduate school1978.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,462100.0
Less than 9th grade6419.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5248.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,55639.6
Some college, no degree1,25219.4
Associate degree5598.7
Bachelor's degree6419.9
Graduate or professional degree2894.5
Percent high school graduate or higher82.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over7,445100.0
Never married1,43119.2
Now married, except separated4,83865.0
Separated500.7
Widowed7299.8
Female
5928.0
Divorced3975.3
Female
2062.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years63100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren5485.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over6,970100.0
Civilian veterans1,07715.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,118100.0
With a disability1115.2
Population 21 to 64 years4,552100.0
With a disability76116.7
Percent employed
63.5(X)
No disability3,79183.3
Percent employed
85.8(X)
Population 65 years and over1,955100.0
With a disability69135.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over8,847100.0
Same house in 19956,09568.9
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,73630.9
Same county
1,63218.4
Different county
1,10412.5
Same state
7088.0
Different state
3964.5
Elsewhere in 1995160.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population9,374100.0
Native9,28499.0
Born in United States
9,27498.9
State of residence
6,62770.7
Different state
2,64728.2
Born outside United States
100.1
Foreign born901.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
300.3
Naturalized citizen
680.7
Not a citizen
220.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)90100.0
Europe4246.7
Asia3943.3
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America66.7
Northern America33.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over8,847100.0
English only8,53696.5
Language other than English3113.5
Speak English less than 'very well
1191.3
Spanish
1051.2
Speak English less than "very well"
320.4
Other Indo-European languages
1431.6
Speak English less than "very well"
750.8
Asian and Pacific Island languages
190.2
Speak English less than "very well"
120.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population9,374100.0

Total ancestries reported

10,380110.7
Arab30.0
Czech11,07211.4
Danish3273.5
Dutch1101.2
English5215.6
French (except Basque)11992.1
French Canadian1220.2
German4,67849.9
Greek00.0
Hungarian90.1
Irish17157.6
Italian480.5
Lithuanian60.1
Norwegian3063.3
Polish1311.4
Portuguese30.0
Russian250.3
Scotch-Irish670.7
Scottish430.5
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish8318.9
Swiss600.6
Ukrainian30.0
United States or American2883.1
Welsh250.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries8889.5
(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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