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Social Statistics for Black Hawk County, Iowa

Black hawk county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics





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Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school40,461100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,2565.6
Kindergarten1,6394.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)13,31332.9
High school (grades 9-12)7,32018.1
College or graduate school15,93339.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over78,401100.0
Less than 9th grade3,9505.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6,6718.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)27,53435.1
Some college, no degree16,50821.1
Associate degree5,7207.3
Bachelor's degree11,22314.3
Graduate or professional degree6,7958.7
Percent high school graduate or higher86.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher23.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over103,708100.0
Never married32,31231.2
Now married, except separated54,05252.1
Separated1,0801.0
Widowed7,0686.8
Female
5,9155.7
Divorced9,1968.9
Female
5,2295.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,604100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren67942.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over98,435100.0
Civilian veterans13,07613.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years30,275100.0
With a disability2,8669.5
Population 21 to 64 years71,567100.0
With a disability11,60516.2
Percent employed
55.9(X)
No disability59,96283.8
Percent employed
81.2(X)
Population 65 years and over16,985100.0
With a disability7,11941.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over120,253100.0
Same house in 199565,57154.5
Different house in the U.S. in 199551,46842.8
Same county
29,55724.6
Different county
21,91118.2
Same state
14,72412.2
Different state
7,1876.0
Elsewhere in 19953,2142.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population128,012100.0
Native123,23396.3
Born in United States
122,63095.8
State of residence
99,07377.4
Different state
23,55718.4
Born outside United States
6030.5
Foreign born4,7793.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3,3072.6
Naturalized citizen
1,4991.2
Not a citizen
3,2802.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)4,779100.0
Europe2,54653.3
Asia1,16624.4
Africa851.8
Oceania200.4
Latin America82617.3
Northern America1362.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over120,253100.0
English only112,43193.5
Language other than English7,8226.5
Speak English less than 'very well
3,4612.9
Spanish
3,1042.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1,3281.1
Other Indo-European languages
3,6233.0
Speak English less than "very well"
1,6411.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
8220.7
Speak English less than "very well"
4220.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population128,012100.0

Total ancestries reported

136,165106.4
Arab1370.1
Czech11,8791.5
Danish3,9083.1
Dutch3,1062.4
English11,2688.8
French (except Basque)13,3752.6
French Canadian14120.3
German49,09038.3
Greek2220.2
Hungarian1920.1
Irish116,40512.8
Italian1,3821.1
Lithuanian640.0
Norwegian7,4625.8
Polish8800.7
Portuguese50.0
Russian3490.3
Scotch-Irish1,5101.2
Scottish1,7101.3
Slovak680.1
Subsaharan African4480.3
Swedish2,5702.0
Swiss6970.5
Ukrainian810.1
United States or American6,9235.4
Welsh8600.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)450.0
Other ancestries21,11716.5
(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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