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Lyon county nevada dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school8,802100.0
Nursery school, preschool4365.0
Kindergarten5656.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,45250.6
High school (grades 9-12)2,26325.7
College or graduate school1,08612.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over22,863100.0
Less than 9th grade1,1995.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,02913.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)7,53332.9
Some college, no degree6,98830.6
Associate degree1,5316.7
Bachelor's degree1,9558.6
Graduate or professional degree6282.7
Percent high school graduate or higher81.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over26,938100.0
Never married4,79917.8
Now married, except separated16,23460.3
Separated4011.5
Widowed1,6756.2
Female
1,3114.9
Divorced3,82914.2
Female
1,8306.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years615100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren32052.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over25,165100.0
Civilian veterans5,11020.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years8,079100.0
With a disability6367.9
Population 21 to 64 years19,022100.0
With a disability4,44523.4
Percent employed
56.8(X)
No disability14,57776.6
Percent employed
77.5(X)
Population 65 years and over4,741100.0
With a disability2,03142.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over32,277100.0
Same house in 199514,23744.1
Different house in the U.S. in 199517,67554.8
Same county
5,16216.0
Different county
12,51338.8
Same state
5,71217.7
Different state
6,80121.1
Elsewhere in 19953651.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population34,501100.0
Native32,41494.0
Born in United States
32,04592.9
State of residence
9,27826.9
Different state
22,76766.0
Born outside United States
3691.1
Foreign born2,0876.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
8102.3
Naturalized citizen
9972.9
Not a citizen
1,0903.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,087100.0
Europe29614.2
Asia1296.2
Africa271.3
Oceania422.0
Latin America1,48271.0
Northern America1115.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over32,277100.0
English only28,75689.1
Language other than English3,52110.9
Speak English less than 'very well
1,4364.4
Spanish
2,8358.8
Speak English less than "very well"
1,3124.1
Other Indo-European languages
4691.5
Speak English less than "very well"
800.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1650.5
Speak English less than "very well"
330.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population34,501100.0

Total ancestries reported

39,011113.1
Arab450.1
Czech11940.6
Danish5401.6
Dutch8892.6
English5,21615.1
French (except Basque)11,5224.4
French Canadian15011.5
German6,29218.2
Greek1130.3
Hungarian2440.7
Irish14,86314.1
Italian2,2226.4
Lithuanian390.1
Norwegian1,0012.9
Polish4761.4
Portuguese4481.3
Russian2290.7
Scotch-Irish8712.5
Scottish7912.3
Slovak190.1
Subsaharan African220.1
Swedish8412.4
Swiss3301.0
Ukrainian420.1
United States or American2,4107.0
Welsh3311.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries8,52024.7
(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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