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Social Statistics

Lincoln county west virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,652100.0
Nursery school, preschool2505.4
Kindergarten2695.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,39951.6
High school (grades 9-12)1,19325.6
College or graduate school54111.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over14,864100.0
Less than 9th grade2,78818.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,75918.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)6,26942.2
Some college, no degree1,74311.7
Associate degree4312.9
Bachelor's degree4623.1
Graduate or professional degree4122.8
Percent high school graduate or higher62.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher5.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over17,894100.0
Never married3,67820.6
Now married, except separated10,94761.2
Separated2471.4
Widowed1,3477.5
Female
1,1446.4
Divorced1,6759.4
Female
7704.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years507100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren31061.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over16,933100.0
Civilian veterans1,75710.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,744100.0
With a disability59412.5
Population 21 to 64 years13,128100.0
With a disability4,92537.5
Percent employed
31.6(X)
No disability8,20362.5
Percent employed
62.0(X)
Population 65 years and over2,850100.0
With a disability1,64957.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over20,779100.0
Same house in 199514,49769.8
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,22430.0
Same county
3,82718.4
Different county
2,39711.5
Same state
1,5467.4
Different state
8514.1
Elsewhere in 1995580.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population22,108100.0
Native22,097100.0
Born in United States
22,02899.6
State of residence
19,29087.3
Different state
2,73812.4
Born outside United States
690.3
Foreign born110.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
50.0
Naturalized citizen
40.0
Not a citizen
70.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)11100.0
Europe763.6
Asia436.4
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America00.0
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over20,779100.0
English only20,46198.5
Language other than English3181.5
Speak English less than 'very well
810.4
Spanish
1870.9
Speak English less than "very well"
340.2
Other Indo-European languages
1090.5
Speak English less than "very well"
470.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
80.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population22,108100.0

Total ancestries reported

13,94263.1
Arab40.0
Czech120.0
Danish00.0
Dutch3471.6
English1,2685.7
French (except Basque)1930.4
French Canadian1320.1
German9584.3
Greek20.0
Hungarian250.1
Irish11,4986.8
Italian1710.8
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian320.1
Polish570.3
Portuguese00.0
Russian100.0
Scotch-Irish1580.7
Scottish620.3
Slovak160.1
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish360.2
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian30.0
United States or American7,30733.1
Welsh310.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,8308.3
(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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