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Social Statistics for Platte County, Nebraska

Platte county nebraska dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school8,809100.0
Nursery school, preschool6847.8
Kindergarten5516.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,11646.7
High school (grades 9-12)2,30326.1
College or graduate school1,15513.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over19,988100.0
Less than 9th grade1,5317.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,5237.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)7,23136.2
Some college, no degree4,56422.8
Associate degree1,7088.5
Bachelor's degree2,43312.2
Graduate or professional degree9985.0
Percent high school graduate or higher84.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher17.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over24,208100.0
Never married5,65323.4
Now married, except separated15,05762.2
Separated1590.7
Widowed1,6826.9
Female
1,4215.9
Divorced1,6576.8
Female
8593.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years195100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4623.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over22,464100.0
Civilian veterans2,90912.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years8,183100.0
With a disability4886.0
Population 21 to 64 years16,756100.0
With a disability2,37114.2
Percent employed
70.1(X)
No disability14,38585.8
Percent employed
85.6(X)
Population 65 years and over4,225100.0
With a disability1,54836.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over29,407100.0
Same house in 199517,67560.1
Different house in the U.S. in 199511,29438.4
Same county
6,24321.2
Different county
5,05117.2
Same state
3,16110.7
Different state
1,8906.4
Elsewhere in 19954381.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population31,662100.0
Native30,37495.9
Born in United States
30,27695.6
State of residence
25,18379.5
Different state
5,09316.1
Born outside United States
980.3
Foreign born1,2884.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
7292.3
Naturalized citizen
3631.1
Not a citizen
9252.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,288100.0
Europe1199.2
Asia1189.2
Africa80.6
Oceania80.6
Latin America99477.2
Northern America413.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over29,407100.0
English only27,09992.2
Language other than English2,3087.8
Speak English less than 'very well
1,1523.9
Spanish
1,8336.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1,0203.5
Other Indo-European languages
3921.3
Speak English less than "very well"
860.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
620.2
Speak English less than "very well"
330.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population31,662100.0

Total ancestries reported

36,898116.5
Arab880.3
Czech12,1696.9
Danish6031.9
Dutch6492.0
English2,0686.5
French (except Basque)15361.7
French Canadian1410.1
German15,70249.6
Greek120.0
Hungarian460.1
Irish13,43210.8
Italian2700.9
Lithuanian300.1
Norwegian6021.9
Polish3,81612.1
Portuguese00.0
Russian1050.3
Scotch-Irish2400.8
Scottish2860.9
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African180.1
Swedish1,3874.4
Swiss6021.9
Ukrainian70.0
United States or American7842.5
Welsh2010.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)20.0
Other ancestries3,20210.1
(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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