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Social Statistics for Sedgwick County, Colorado

Sedgwick county colorado dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school601100.0
Nursery school, preschool447.3
Kindergarten518.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)27445.6
High school (grades 9-12)16327.1
College or graduate school6911.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over1,938100.0
Less than 9th grade21010.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1919.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)68835.5
Some college, no degree46924.2
Associate degree1206.2
Bachelor's degree1879.6
Graduate or professional degree733.8
Percent high school graduate or higher79.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher13.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over2,243100.0
Never married39817.7
Now married, except separated1,46565.3
Separated231.0
Widowed1737.7
Female
1446.4
Divorced1848.2
Female
733.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years40100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3177.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over2,130100.0
Civilian veterans34616.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years545100.0
With a disability448.1
Population 21 to 64 years1,433100.0
With a disability28720.0
Percent employed
57.8(X)
No disability1,14680.0
Percent employed
84.6(X)
Population 65 years and over567100.0
With a disability18733.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over2,594100.0
Same house in 19951,66464.1
Different house in the U.S. in 199590735.0
Same county
34313.2
Different county
56421.7
Same state
34013.1
Different state
2248.6
Elsewhere in 1995230.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population2,747100.0
Native2,67297.3
Born in United States
2,66697.1
State of residence
1,38650.5
Different state
1,28046.6
Born outside United States
60.2
Foreign born752.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
321.2
Naturalized citizen
160.6
Not a citizen
592.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)75100.0
Europe45.3
Asia00.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America6992.0
Northern America22.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over2,594100.0
English only2,35290.7
Language other than English2429.3
Speak English less than 'very well
873.4
Spanish
2258.7
Speak English less than "very well"
833.2
Other Indo-European languages
170.7
Speak English less than "very well"
40.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
00.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population2,747100.0

Total ancestries reported

2,790101.6
Arab00.0
Czech1160.6
Danish572.1
Dutch742.7
English2599.4
French (except Basque)1481.7
French Canadian190.3
German97135.3
Greek10.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish12248.2
Italian501.8
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian521.9
Polish200.7
Portuguese00.0
Russian471.7
Scotch-Irish692.5
Scottish491.8
Slovak20.1
Subsaharan African10.0
Swedish1465.3
Swiss60.2
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1615.9
Welsh260.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries50218.3
(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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