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Social Statistics

Osceola county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,719100.0
Nursery school, preschool814.7
Kindergarten895.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)87350.8
High school (grades 9-12)50429.3
College or graduate school17210.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over4,647100.0
Less than 9th grade4529.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4289.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,74737.6
Some college, no degree1,04822.6
Associate degree3487.5
Bachelor's degree4158.9
Graduate or professional degree2094.5
Percent high school graduate or higher81.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher13.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over5,530100.0
Never married1,10520.0
Now married, except separated3,53163.9
Separated500.9
Widowed5249.5
Female
4387.9
Divorced3205.8
Female
1562.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years50100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2142.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over5,182100.0
Civilian veterans71113.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,664100.0
With a disability1146.9
Population 21 to 64 years3,569100.0
With a disability41011.5
Percent employed
69.3(X)
No disability3,15988.5
Percent employed
85.0(X)
Population 65 years and over1,231100.0
With a disability43034.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over6,578100.0
Same house in 19954,60670.0
Different house in the U.S. in 19951,95229.7
Same county
98915.0
Different county
96314.6
Same state
5117.8
Different state
4526.9
Elsewhere in 1995200.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population7,003100.0
Native6,92098.8
Born in United States
6,89598.5
State of residence
5,20174.3
Different state
1,69424.2
Born outside United States
250.4
Foreign born831.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
430.6
Naturalized citizen
360.5
Not a citizen
470.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)83100.0
Europe2024.1
Asia78.4
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America5363.9
Northern America33.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over6,578100.0
English only6,37696.9
Language other than English2023.1
Speak English less than 'very well
891.4
Spanish
1281.9
Speak English less than "very well"
741.1
Other Indo-European languages
741.1
Speak English less than "very well"
150.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
00.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population7,003100.0

Total ancestries reported

7,961113.7
Arab00.0
Czech1270.4
Danish1201.7
Dutch1,51421.6
English3785.4
French (except Basque)1871.2
French Canadian180.1
German3,83654.8
Greek50.1
Hungarian00.0
Irish15517.9
Italian520.7
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian3595.1
Polish440.6
Portuguese00.0
Russian220.3
Scotch-Irish480.7
Scottish280.4
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African50.1
Swedish1472.1
Swiss230.3
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American3024.3
Welsh90.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries3965.7
(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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