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Social Statistics for Norton County, Kansas

Norton county kansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,349100.0
Nursery school, preschool916.7
Kindergarten664.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)64848.0
High school (grades 9-12)40630.1
College or graduate school13810.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over4,178100.0
Less than 9th grade2465.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3879.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,57137.6
Some college, no degree1,14927.5
Associate degree1824.4
Bachelor's degree48411.6
Graduate or professional degree1593.8
Percent high school graduate or higher84.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over4,915100.0
Never married68413.9
Now married, except separated3,33267.8
Separated340.7
Widowed4699.5
Female
3817.8
Divorced3968.1
Female
2064.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years36100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2055.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over4,649100.0
Civilian veterans69615.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,149100.0
With a disability605.2
Population 21 to 64 years2,666100.0
With a disability42716.0
Percent employed
54.6(X)
No disability2,23984.0
Percent employed
86.7(X)
Population 65 years and over1,094100.0
With a disability48043.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over5,675100.0
Same house in 19953,41760.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,24539.6
Same county
80514.2
Different county
1,44025.4
Same state
86815.3
Different state
57210.1
Elsewhere in 1995130.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population5,953100.0
Native5,91999.4
Born in United States
5,90999.3
State of residence
4,04668.0
Different state
1,86331.3
Born outside United States
100.2
Foreign born340.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
100.2
Naturalized citizen
240.4
Not a citizen
100.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)34100.0
Europe1441.2
Asia1235.3
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America823.5
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over5,675100.0
English only5,48796.7
Language other than English1883.3
Speak English less than 'very well
551.0
Spanish
1202.1
Speak English less than "very well"
270.5
Other Indo-European languages
490.9
Speak English less than "very well"
280.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
110.2
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population5,953100.0

Total ancestries reported

4,88882.1
Arab00.0
Czech11202.0
Danish510.9
Dutch1923.2
English70811.9
French (except Basque)11302.2
French Canadian1210.4
German1,77029.7
Greek260.4
Hungarian20.0
Irish160210.1
Italian380.6
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian921.5
Polish691.2
Portuguese00.0
Russian280.5
Scotch-Irish1111.9
Scottish581.0
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish1462.5
Swiss90.2
Ukrainian20.0
United States or American3636.1
Welsh80.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries3425.7
(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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