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Social Statistics for Rowan County, Kentucky

Rowan county kentucky dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school8,071100.0
Nursery school, preschool2222.8
Kindergarten2503.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,07925.8
High school (grades 9-12)1,01712.6
College or graduate school4,50355.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over12,455100.0
Less than 9th grade2,09816.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,52712.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,61729.0
Some college, no degree1,94515.6
Associate degree5404.3
Bachelor's degree1,31410.5
Graduate or professional degree1,41411.4
Percent high school graduate or higher70.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher21.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over18,390100.0
Never married6,13833.4
Now married, except separated9,12849.6
Separated2711.5
Widowed1,0605.8
Female
8434.6
Divorced1,7939.7
Female
9675.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years179100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren11564.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over17,584100.0
Civilian veterans1,7069.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years5,808100.0
With a disability3345.8
Population 21 to 64 years12,521100.0
With a disability3,02224.1
Percent employed
41.6(X)
No disability9,49975.9
Percent employed
71.7(X)
Population 65 years and over2,272100.0
With a disability1,16551.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over20,919100.0
Same house in 199510,51250.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199510,06548.1
Same county
4,36320.9
Different county
5,70227.3
Same state
4,02719.3
Different state
1,6758.0
Elsewhere in 19953421.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population22,094100.0
Native21,77698.6
Born in United States
21,73598.4
State of residence
16,25373.6
Different state
5,48224.8
Born outside United States
410.2
Foreign born3181.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2351.1
Naturalized citizen
730.3
Not a citizen
2451.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)318100.0
Europe9931.1
Asia11134.9
Africa00.0
Oceania134.1
Latin America7423.3
Northern America216.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over20,919100.0
English only20,15196.3
Language other than English7683.7
Speak English less than 'very well
3061.5
Spanish
3571.7
Speak English less than "very well"
1820.9
Other Indo-European languages
2701.3
Speak English less than "very well"
630.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1110.5
Speak English less than "very well"
610.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population22,094100.0

Total ancestries reported

16,86576.3
Arab210.1
Czech1110.0
Danish360.2
Dutch1680.8
English2,0939.5
French (except Basque)14161.9
French Canadian1300.1
German2,37410.7
Greek150.1
Hungarian840.4
Irish11,9318.7
Italian3021.4
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian750.3
Polish600.3
Portuguese70.0
Russian340.2
Scotch-Irish3931.8
Scottish5092.3
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African260.1
Swedish1080.5
Swiss310.1
Ukrainian80.0
United States or American4,68421.2
Welsh770.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)60.0
Other ancestries3,36615.2
(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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