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Social Statistics for Lucas County, Iowa

Lucas county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,236100.0
Nursery school, preschool1597.1
Kindergarten1888.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,10949.6
High school (grades 9-12)55524.8
College or graduate school22510.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,336100.0
Less than 9th grade4557.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma86813.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,82244.5
Some college, no degree1,12617.8
Associate degree3625.7
Bachelor's degree5198.2
Graduate or professional degree1842.9
Percent high school graduate or higher79.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over7,446100.0
Never married1,42219.1
Now married, except separated4,54761.1
Separated620.8
Widowed6779.1
Female
5807.8
Divorced7389.9
Female
4425.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years64100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3148.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over7,031100.0
Civilian veterans89712.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,177100.0
With a disability1657.6
Population 21 to 64 years4,832100.0
With a disability88318.3
Percent employed
58.2(X)
No disability3,94981.7
Percent employed
80.9(X)
Population 65 years and over1,671100.0
With a disability65139.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over8,849100.0
Same house in 19955,44961.6
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,40038.4
Same county
1,80020.3
Different county
1,60018.1
Same state
1,16113.1
Different state
4395.0
Elsewhere in 199500.0
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population9,422100.0
Native9,35899.3
Born in United States
9,31098.8
State of residence
7,64981.2
Different state
1,66117.6
Born outside United States
480.5
Foreign born640.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
170.2
Naturalized citizen
270.3
Not a citizen
370.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)64100.0
Europe2234.4
Asia2843.8
Africa00.0
Oceania812.5
Latin America69.4
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over8,849100.0
English only8,45595.5
Language other than English3944.5
Speak English less than 'very well
1251.4
Spanish
560.6
Speak English less than "very well"
110.1
Other Indo-European languages
3093.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1101.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
210.2
Speak English less than "very well"
40.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population9,422100.0

Total ancestries reported

8,47189.9
Arab160.2
Czech180.1
Danish630.7
Dutch4725.0
English1,41115.0
French (except Basque)12793.0
French Canadian1110.1
German2,18023.1
Greek00.0
Hungarian80.1
Irish11,24213.2
Italian1811.9
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian1521.6
Polish490.5
Portuguese00.0
Russian10.0
Scotch-Irish1842.0
Scottish1431.5
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish3123.3
Swiss130.1
Ukrainian120.1
United States or American8899.4
Welsh1381.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)60.1
Other ancestries7017.4
(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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