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Social Statistics for Plymouth County, Iowa

Plymouth county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school6,856100.0
Nursery school, preschool4506.6
Kindergarten3795.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,31048.3
High school (grades 9-12)1,90127.7
College or graduate school81611.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over15,994100.0
Less than 9th grade9966.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,0256.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)6,25439.1
Some college, no degree3,49721.9
Associate degree1,1347.1
Bachelor's degree2,37514.8
Graduate or professional degree7134.5
Percent high school graduate or higher87.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher19.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over19,231100.0
Never married4,19321.8
Now married, except separated12,29863.9
Separated890.5
Widowed1,3747.1
Female
1,1305.9
Divorced1,2776.6
Female
6763.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years176100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren8548.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over17,795100.0
Civilian veterans2,45213.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years6,302100.0
With a disability4547.2
Population 21 to 64 years12,836100.0
With a disability1,51311.8
Percent employed
62.2(X)
No disability11,32388.2
Percent employed
86.9(X)
Population 65 years and over3,681100.0
With a disability1,16731.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over23,199100.0
Same house in 199514,42862.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19958,65937.3
Same county
4,95521.4
Different county
3,70416.0
Same state
2,40910.4
Different state
1,2955.6
Elsewhere in 19951120.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population24,849100.0
Native24,55198.8
Born in United States
24,50698.6
State of residence
20,48182.4
Different state
4,02516.2
Born outside United States
450.2
Foreign born2981.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1740.7
Naturalized citizen
1160.5
Not a citizen
1820.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)298100.0
Europe5919.8
Asia7224.2
Africa4113.8
Oceania00.0
Latin America11036.9
Northern America165.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over23,199100.0
English only22,48296.9
Language other than English7173.1
Speak English less than 'very well
2731.2
Spanish
4111.8
Speak English less than "very well"
2281.0
Other Indo-European languages
2531.1
Speak English less than "very well"
240.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
350.2
Speak English less than "very well"
210.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population24,849100.0

Total ancestries reported

27,886112.2
Arab210.1
Czech13031.2
Danish6912.8
Dutch1,6366.6
English1,8217.3
French (except Basque)17793.1
French Canadian1820.3
German12,55550.5
Greek310.1
Hungarian140.1
Irish13,13812.6
Italian2571.0
Lithuanian100.0
Norwegian1,1424.6
Polish2330.9
Portuguese30.0
Russian600.2
Scotch-Irish1750.7
Scottish2651.1
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African220.1
Swedish9864.0
Swiss1290.5
Ukrainian20.0
United States or American1,4946.0
Welsh1420.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,8957.6
(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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