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Social Statistics for Ray County, Missouri

Ray county missouri dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school5,815100.0
Nursery school, preschool3455.9
Kindergarten3726.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,08553.1
High school (grades 9-12)1,45925.1
College or graduate school5549.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over15,165100.0
Less than 9th grade9456.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,18714.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)6,96245.9
Some college, no degree2,89419.1
Associate degree5333.5
Bachelor's degree1,1427.5
Graduate or professional degree5023.3
Percent high school graduate or higher79.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over18,047100.0
Never married3,33518.5
Now married, except separated11,49863.7
Separated2341.3
Widowed1,1456.3
Female
9735.4
Divorced1,83510.2
Female
8574.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years413100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren21552.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over16,895100.0
Civilian veterans2,43714.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years5,805100.0
With a disability4337.5
Population 21 to 64 years12,845100.0
With a disability2,45519.1
Percent employed
61.3(X)
No disability10,39080.9
Percent employed
78.1(X)
Population 65 years and over2,823100.0
With a disability1,29745.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over21,809100.0
Same house in 199513,28760.9
Different house in the U.S. in 19958,48538.9
Same county
4,29319.7
Different county
4,19219.2
Same state
2,99313.7
Different state
1,1995.5
Elsewhere in 1995370.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population23,354100.0
Native23,26399.6
Born in United States
23,13899.1
State of residence
18,09577.5
Different state
5,04321.6
Born outside United States
1250.5
Foreign born910.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
410.2
Naturalized citizen
250.1
Not a citizen
660.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)91100.0
Europe2931.9
Asia88.8
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America5054.9
Northern America44.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over21,809100.0
English only21,32897.8
Language other than English4812.2
Speak English less than 'very well
1990.9
Spanish
3021.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1570.7
Other Indo-European languages
1730.8
Speak English less than "very well"
390.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
40.0
Speak English less than "very well"
10.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population23,354100.0

Total ancestries reported

20,08586.0
Arab00.0
Czech11000.4
Danish330.1
Dutch4441.9
English2,50910.7
French (except Basque)15282.3
French Canadian1570.2
German4,63519.8
Greek240.1
Hungarian60.0
Irish12,58911.1
Italian4011.7
Lithuanian60.0
Norwegian2010.9
Polish1060.5
Portuguese00.0
Russian250.1
Scotch-Irish4451.9
Scottish4381.9
Slovak110.0
Subsaharan African40.0
Swedish2951.3
Swiss430.2
Ukrainian160.1
United States or American4,56919.6
Welsh2020.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries2,39810.3
(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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