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Social Statistics for Shelby County, Missouri

Shelby county missouri dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,592100.0
Nursery school, preschool835.2
Kindergarten684.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)83252.3
High school (grades 9-12)42426.6
College or graduate school18511.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over4,589100.0
Less than 9th grade3026.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma57112.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,17647.4
Some college, no degree78317.1
Associate degree1834.0
Bachelor's degree4129.0
Graduate or professional degree1623.5
Percent high school graduate or higher81.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over5,454100.0
Never married96517.7
Now married, except separated3,37661.9
Separated450.8
Widowed5429.9
Female
4909.0
Divorced5269.6
Female
2454.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years64100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2742.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over5,079100.0
Civilian veterans72314.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,510100.0
With a disability1228.1
Population 21 to 64 years3,524100.0
With a disability58516.6
Percent employed
54.4(X)
No disability2,93983.4
Percent employed
81.3(X)
Population 65 years and over1,254100.0
With a disability50640.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over6,413100.0
Same house in 19953,81859.5
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,58240.3
Same county
1,41522.1
Different county
1,16718.2
Same state
85213.3
Different state
3154.9
Elsewhere in 1995130.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population6,799100.0
Native6,74599.2
Born in United States
6,73399.0
State of residence
5,34478.6
Different state
1,38920.4
Born outside United States
120.2
Foreign born540.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
270.4
Naturalized citizen
180.3
Not a citizen
360.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)54100.0
Europe2444.4
Asia1527.8
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America1018.5
Northern America59.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over6,413100.0
English only6,25797.6
Language other than English1562.4
Speak English less than 'very well
460.7
Spanish
651.0
Speak English less than "very well"
190.3
Other Indo-European languages
781.2
Speak English less than "very well"
200.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
100.2
Speak English less than "very well"
70.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population6,799100.0

Total ancestries reported

5,54381.5
Arab60.1
Czech1210.3
Danish40.1
Dutch891.3
English82012.1
French (except Basque)1971.4
French Canadian130.0
German1,50122.1
Greek00.0
Hungarian80.1
Irish16529.6
Italian1011.5
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian300.4
Polish460.7
Portuguese50.1
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish1602.4
Scottish961.4
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish270.4
Swiss70.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,34719.8
Welsh280.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries4957.3
(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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