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Social Statistics

Sangamon county illinois dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






NOTE: Data based on a sample except in P3, P4, H3, and H4. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, definitions, and count corrections see http://factfinder.census.gov/home/en/datanotes/expsf3.htm.


Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school48,266100.0
Nursery school, preschool3,8418.0
Kindergarten2,7735.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)21,74445.1
High school (grades 9-12)10,44821.6
College or graduate school9,46019.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over126,620100.0
Less than 9th grade4,2913.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma10,8098.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)39,28631.0
Some college, no degree27,59521.8
Associate degree8,4876.7
Bachelor's degree23,11518.3
Graduate or professional degree13,03710.3
Percent high school graduate or higher88.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher28.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over150,100100.0
Never married38,69825.8
Now married, except separated80,18753.4
Separated2,2451.5
Widowed10,6187.1
Female
8,7695.8
Divorced18,35212.2
Female
10,8767.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,471100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,18648.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over141,538100.0
Civilian veterans19,99814.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years41,166100.0
With a disability3,4188.3
Population 21 to 64 years109,031100.0
With a disability17,30715.9
Percent employed
61.9(X)
No disability91,72484.1
Percent employed
83.8(X)
Population 65 years and over24,635100.0
With a disability9,59739.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over176,953100.0
Same house in 199597,31455.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199578,39044.3
Same county
54,78131.0
Different county
23,60913.3
Same state
14,8958.4
Different state
8,7144.9
Elsewhere in 19951,2490.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population188,951100.0
Native185,41498.1
Born in United States
184,60597.7
State of residence
151,65680.3
Different state
32,94917.4
Born outside United States
8090.4
Foreign born3,5371.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,1530.6
Naturalized citizen
1,9281.0
Not a citizen
1,6090.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)3,537100.0
Europe1,05529.8
Asia1,55043.8
Africa2908.2
Oceania330.9
Latin America43412.3
Northern America1754.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over176,953100.0
English only170,56896.4
Language other than English6,3853.6
Speak English less than 'very well
1,8491.0
Spanish
2,2001.2
Speak English less than "very well"
7600.4
Other Indo-European languages
2,4851.4
Speak English less than "very well"
5690.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,2950.7
Speak English less than "very well"
4620.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population188,951100.0

Total ancestries reported

193,415102.4
Arab3350.2
Czech17930.4
Danish5670.3
Dutch4,0112.1
English23,96712.7
French (except Basque)15,3172.8
French Canadian16130.3
German50,26826.6
Greek4710.2
Hungarian9160.5
Irish129,68515.7
Italian11,0255.8
Lithuanian1,7440.9
Norwegian1,6820.9
Polish3,6321.9
Portuguese6520.3
Russian4510.2
Scotch-Irish3,4691.8
Scottish4,0912.2
Slovak7000.4
Subsaharan African1,0350.5
Swedish2,5811.4
Swiss4290.2
Ukrainian1610.1
United States or American13,9067.4
Welsh1,5060.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)340.0
Other ancestries29,37415.5
(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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