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Social Statistics for Owen County, Kentucky

Owen county kentucky dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,396100.0
Nursery school, preschool933.9
Kindergarten1405.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,23051.3
High school (grades 9-12)70629.5
College or graduate school2279.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,999100.0
Less than 9th grade98514.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,25918.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,88641.2
Some college, no degree1,01614.5
Associate degree2153.1
Bachelor's degree3685.3
Graduate or professional degree2703.9
Percent high school graduate or higher67.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher9.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over8,360100.0
Never married1,55418.6
Now married, except separated5,34163.9
Separated1281.5
Widowed5406.5
Female
4145.0
Divorced7979.5
Female
3934.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years208100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren9646.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over7,848100.0
Civilian veterans97912.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,459100.0
With a disability27111.0
Population 21 to 64 years5,950100.0
With a disability1,59826.9
Percent employed
47.7(X)
No disability4,35273.1
Percent employed
74.6(X)
Population 65 years and over1,378100.0
With a disability65347.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over9,917100.0
Same house in 19955,67857.3
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,19642.3
Same county
1,91819.3
Different county
2,27823.0
Same state
1,72317.4
Different state
5555.6
Elsewhere in 1995430.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population10,547100.0
Native10,47799.3
Born in United States
10,45299.1
State of residence
8,46980.3
Different state
1,98318.8
Born outside United States
250.2
Foreign born700.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
530.5
Naturalized citizen
210.2
Not a citizen
490.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)70100.0
Europe3854.3
Asia1217.1
Africa68.6
Oceania00.0
Latin America1420.0
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over9,917100.0
English only9,73598.2
Language other than English1821.8
Speak English less than 'very well
910.9
Spanish
1171.2
Speak English less than "very well"
640.6
Other Indo-European languages
380.4
Speak English less than "very well"
140.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
210.2
Speak English less than "very well"
110.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population10,547100.0

Total ancestries reported

8,06676.5
Arab40.0
Czech100.0
Danish40.0
Dutch990.9
English1,24911.8
French (except Basque)11461.4
French Canadian1130.1
German8458.0
Greek100.1
Hungarian30.0
Irish11,0249.7
Italian720.7
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian400.4
Polish120.1
Portuguese40.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish1871.8
Scottish1371.3
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African70.1
Swedish220.2
Swiss310.3
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American3,19430.3
Welsh680.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries8958.5
(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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