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Social Statistics for Boone County, Illinois

Boone county illinois dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school11,539100.0
Nursery school, preschool8307.2
Kindergarten7726.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,96851.7
High school (grades 9-12)2,57722.3
College or graduate school1,39212.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over26,061100.0
Less than 9th grade1,8086.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,20512.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)9,96838.2
Some college, no degree5,74222.0
Associate degree1,5676.0
Bachelor's degree2,4889.5
Graduate or professional degree1,2834.9
Percent high school graduate or higher80.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over31,291100.0
Never married6,63921.2
Now married, except separated19,88963.6
Separated3421.1
Widowed1,6875.4
Female
1,3844.4
Divorced2,7348.7
Female
1,4844.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years584100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren27346.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over29,326100.0
Civilian veterans3,64112.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years10,838100.0
With a disability7326.8
Population 21 to 64 years23,309100.0
With a disability3,55015.2
Percent employed
69.4(X)
No disability19,75984.8
Percent employed
78.8(X)
Population 65 years and over4,223100.0
With a disability1,58137.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over38,686100.0
Same house in 199520,78753.7
Different house in the U.S. in 199517,08444.2
Same county
7,27418.8
Different county
9,81025.4
Same state
7,89520.4
Different state
1,9155.0
Elsewhere in 19958152.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population41,786100.0
Native38,67292.5
Born in United States
38,39991.9
State of residence
29,59170.8
Different state
8,80821.1
Born outside United States
2730.7
Foreign born3,1147.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,4693.5
Naturalized citizen
9082.2
Not a citizen
2,2065.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)3,114100.0
Europe43814.1
Asia1173.8
Africa120.4
Oceania80.3
Latin America2,50080.3
Northern America391.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over38,686100.0
English only33,77087.3
Language other than English4,91612.7
Speak English less than 'very well
2,3506.1
Spanish
4,24411.0
Speak English less than "very well"
2,1915.7
Other Indo-European languages
6041.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1410.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
680.2
Speak English less than "very well"
180.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population41,786100.0

Total ancestries reported

49,754119.1
Arab00.0
Czech15421.3
Danish2830.7
Dutch8252.0
English4,41810.6
French (except Basque)11,1832.8
French Canadian11880.4
German13,32031.9
Greek2660.6
Hungarian1500.4
Irish15,81413.9
Italian2,5246.0
Lithuanian2030.5
Norwegian1,9904.8
Polish2,7566.6
Portuguese20.0
Russian1610.4
Scotch-Irish4141.0
Scottish7281.7
Slovak380.1
Subsaharan African70.0
Swedish3,3618.0
Swiss2340.6
Ukrainian1240.3
United States or American2,0855.0
Welsh2510.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)340.1
Other ancestries7,85318.8
(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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