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Social Statistics for Racine County, Wisconsin

Racine county wisconsin dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school51,249100.0
Nursery school, preschool3,4746.8
Kindergarten2,9825.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)23,84246.5
High school (grades 9-12)12,13323.7
College or graduate school8,81817.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over122,356100.0
Less than 9th grade6,3105.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma14,60411.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)39,75832.5
Some college, no degree27,87922.8
Associate degree9,0067.4
Bachelor's degree17,08214.0
Graduate or professional degree7,7176.3
Percent high school graduate or higher82.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher20.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over146,514100.0
Never married37,09425.3
Now married, except separated84,72457.8
Separated1,8451.3
Widowed8,6055.9
Female
6,9574.7
Divorced14,2469.7
Female
8,2315.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,925100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,30644.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over137,701100.0
Civilian veterans17,93713.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years44,245100.0
With a disability3,4437.8
Population 21 to 64 years105,181100.0
With a disability16,40215.6
Percent employed
55.3(X)
No disability88,77984.4
Percent employed
81.1(X)
Population 65 years and over22,473100.0
With a disability8,37337.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over175,707100.0
Same house in 1995100,72657.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199572,39141.2
Same county
45,51825.9
Different county
26,87315.3
Same state
16,6919.5
Different state
10,1825.8
Elsewhere in 19952,5901.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population188,831100.0
Native181,12195.9
Born in United States
179,81395.2
State of residence
138,03473.1
Different state
41,77922.1
Born outside United States
1,3080.7
Foreign born7,7104.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3,3911.8
Naturalized citizen
3,4871.8
Not a citizen
4,2232.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)7,710100.0
Europe2,50832.5
Asia1,17715.3
Africa590.8
Oceania180.2
Latin America3,73448.4
Northern America2142.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over175,707100.0
English only160,99291.6
Language other than English14,7158.4
Speak English less than 'very well
6,1083.5
Spanish
9,1815.2
Speak English less than "very well"
4,2752.4
Other Indo-European languages
4,1652.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1,1700.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
9560.5
Speak English less than "very well"
5280.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population188,831100.0

Total ancestries reported

227,015120.2
Arab2330.1
Czech14,5082.4
Danish11,0125.8
Dutch4,1032.2
English11,5406.1
French (except Basque)16,6793.5
French Canadian12,0091.1
German69,45936.8
Greek7330.4
Hungarian1,8881.0
Irish118,4519.8
Italian9,4965.0
Lithuanian9860.5
Norwegian10,5165.6
Polish18,1209.6
Portuguese550.0
Russian9590.5
Scotch-Irish1,4210.8
Scottish1,8841.0
Slovak9980.5
Subsaharan African5560.3
Swedish4,0362.1
Swiss1,0000.5
Ukrainian2240.1
United States or American5,9673.2
Welsh1,0450.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1180.1
Other ancestries39,01920.7
(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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