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Social Statistics for Meade County, Kansas

Meade county kansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,272100.0
Nursery school, preschool997.8
Kindergarten705.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)63249.7
High school (grades 9-12)32525.6
College or graduate school14611.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over2,946100.0
Less than 9th grade32411.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2568.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)84028.5
Some college, no degree77926.4
Associate degree1695.7
Bachelor's degree39613.4
Graduate or professional degree1826.2
Percent high school graduate or higher80.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher19.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over3,485100.0
Never married60117.2
Now married, except separated2,35667.6
Separated320.9
Widowed2968.5
Female
2487.1
Divorced2005.7
Female
892.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years55100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3665.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over3,251100.0
Civilian veterans39412.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,155100.0
With a disability736.3
Population 21 to 64 years2,238100.0
With a disability34015.2
Percent employed
59.4(X)
No disability1,89884.8
Percent employed
80.4(X)
Population 65 years and over748100.0
With a disability25434.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over4,260100.0
Same house in 19952,47058.0
Different house in the U.S. in 19951,67739.4
Same county
64715.2
Different county
1,03024.2
Same state
58713.8
Different state
44310.4
Elsewhere in 19951132.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population4,631100.0
Native4,22091.1
Born in United States
4,18890.4
State of residence
3,00965.0
Different state
1,17925.5
Born outside United States
320.7
Foreign born4118.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2555.5
Naturalized citizen
922.0
Not a citizen
3196.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)411100.0
Europe153.6
Asia92.2
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America36689.1
Northern America215.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over4,260100.0
English only3,64585.6
Language other than English61514.4
Speak English less than 'very well
2535.9
Spanish
4069.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1673.9
Other Indo-European languages
1984.6
Speak English less than "very well"
831.9
Asian and Pacific Island languages
110.3
Speak English less than "very well"
30.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population4,631100.0

Total ancestries reported

4,41395.3
Arab00.0
Czech1320.7
Danish170.4
Dutch1713.7
English51611.1
French (except Basque)11042.2
French Canadian130.1
German1,36129.4
Greek20.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish14199.0
Italian270.6
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian90.2
Polish260.6
Portuguese00.0
Russian771.7
Scotch-Irish781.7
Scottish861.9
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African80.2
Swedish641.4
Swiss40.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American47210.2
Welsh380.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)20.0
Other ancestries89719.4
(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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