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Social Statistics for Lake County, Indiana

Lake county indiana dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school130,977100.0
Nursery school, preschool9,5797.3
Kindergarten7,4185.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)58,81144.9
High school (grades 9-12)30,52523.3
College or graduate school24,64418.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over310,220100.0
Less than 9th grade19,7346.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma40,13712.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)115,68137.3
Some college, no degree68,20422.0
Associate degree16,1575.2
Bachelor's degree33,32710.7
Graduate or professional degree16,9805.5
Percent high school graduate or higher80.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over377,333100.0
Never married109,77929.1
Now married, except separated191,40250.7
Separated7,8362.1
Widowed29,7497.9
Female
24,0926.4
Divorced38,56710.2
Female
22,1205.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years12,507100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren5,80446.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over354,615100.0
Civilian veterans47,18913.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years114,922100.0
With a disability9,4028.2
Population 21 to 64 years270,619100.0
With a disability52,35819.3
Percent employed
53.3(X)
No disability218,26180.7
Percent employed
74.7(X)
Population 65 years and over60,797100.0
With a disability26,87844.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over450,115100.0
Same house in 1995277,00561.5
Different house in the U.S. in 1995168,26737.4
Same county
116,26225.8
Different county
52,00511.6
Same state
10,5482.3
Different state
41,4579.2
Elsewhere in 19954,8431.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population484,564100.0
Native458,71694.7
Born in United States
454,01693.7
State of residence
292,34060.3
Different state
161,67633.4
Born outside United States
4,7001.0
Foreign born25,8485.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
7,4471.5
Naturalized citizen
14,3193.0
Not a citizen
11,5292.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)25,848100.0
Europe9,02434.9
Asia3,68014.2
Africa6382.5
Oceania480.2
Latin America11,93646.2
Northern America5222.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over450,115100.0
English only389,52386.5
Language other than English60,59213.5
Speak English less than 'very well
21,9404.9
Spanish
39,1058.7
Speak English less than "very well"
15,0913.4
Other Indo-European languages
17,6323.9
Speak English less than "very well"
5,4171.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2,1060.5
Speak English less than "very well"
8950.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population484,564100.0

Total ancestries reported

522,765107.9
Arab1,1120.2
Czech13,0910.6
Danish1,2990.3
Dutch14,5193.0
English25,4065.2
French (except Basque)18,8451.8
French Canadian12,0980.4
German74,16515.3
Greek4,8591.0
Hungarian7,4191.5
Irish150,96910.5
Italian20,3474.2
Lithuanian2,7460.6
Norwegian2,9580.6
Polish49,40110.2
Portuguese840.0
Russian2,8610.6
Scotch-Irish4,6000.9
Scottish4,5750.9
Slovak12,3822.6
Subsaharan African2,4750.5
Swedish7,6121.6
Swiss6170.1
Ukrainian1,2490.3
United States or American17,8203.7
Welsh2,0940.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)5200.1
Other ancestries196,64240.6
(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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