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Social Statistics

Macon county illinois dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school29,235100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,0276.9
Kindergarten1,6495.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)13,21045.2
High school (grades 9-12)5,85420.0
College or graduate school6,49522.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over75,195100.0
Less than 9th grade3,2564.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma9,39612.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)28,61138.0
Some college, no degree17,04722.7
Associate degree4,1635.5
Bachelor's degree8,54811.4
Graduate or professional degree4,1745.6
Percent high school graduate or higher83.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over91,278100.0
Never married21,83123.9
Now married, except separated50,60055.4
Separated1,4181.6
Widowed6,7297.4
Female
5,6846.2
Divorced10,70011.7
Female
5,9706.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,888100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren90648.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over86,487100.0
Civilian veterans12,98215.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years25,930100.0
With a disability2,3989.2
Population 21 to 64 years63,046100.0
With a disability11,55218.3
Percent employed
57.7(X)
No disability51,49481.7
Percent employed
77.4(X)
Population 65 years and over16,627100.0
With a disability6,36938.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over107,397100.0
Same house in 199559,89255.8
Different house in the U.S. in 199546,84243.6
Same county
31,94429.7
Different county
14,89813.9
Same state
8,9608.3
Different state
5,9385.5
Elsewhere in 19956630.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population114,706100.0
Native113,13598.6
Born in United States
112,73198.3
State of residence
90,05278.5
Different state
22,67919.8
Born outside United States
4040.4
Foreign born1,5711.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
5680.5
Naturalized citizen
7530.7
Not a citizen
8180.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,571100.0
Europe44328.2
Asia62739.9
Africa905.7
Oceania130.8
Latin America31219.9
Northern America865.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over107,397100.0
English only103,87196.7
Language other than English3,5263.3
Speak English less than 'very well
1,0701.0
Spanish
1,7411.6
Speak English less than "very well"
5860.5
Other Indo-European languages
1,2951.2
Speak English less than "very well"
2630.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
4000.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1960.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population114,706100.0

Total ancestries reported

103,72890.4
Arab880.1
Czech13890.3
Danish2460.2
Dutch2,2972.0
English12,12810.6
French (except Basque)12,8402.5
French Canadian13980.3
German24,67221.5
Greek2220.2
Hungarian2230.2
Irish113,17611.5
Italian1,9201.7
Lithuanian1210.1
Norwegian9130.8
Polish1,9221.7
Portuguese360.0
Russian1740.2
Scotch-Irish1,8601.6
Scottish1,6741.5
Slovak890.1
Subsaharan African6440.6
Swedish1,1721.0
Swiss3360.3
Ukrainian500.0
United States or American12,79011.2
Welsh7230.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)670.1
Other ancestries22,55819.7
(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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