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Social Statistics

Boone county nebraska dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,676100.0
Nursery school, preschool865.1
Kindergarten855.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)90253.8
High school (grades 9-12)47228.2
College or graduate school1317.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over4,134100.0
Less than 9th grade3668.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2786.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,72941.8
Some college, no degree90321.8
Associate degree3177.7
Bachelor's degree4049.8
Graduate or professional degree1373.3
Percent high school graduate or higher84.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher13.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over4,804100.0
Never married92519.3
Now married, except separated3,07764.1
Separated350.7
Widowed52711.0
Female
4329.0
Divorced2405.0
Female
1052.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years16100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren425.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over4,440100.0
Civilian veterans72016.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,601100.0
With a disability966.0
Population 21 to 64 years2,990100.0
With a disability37812.6
Percent employed
65.1(X)
No disability2,61287.4
Percent employed
87.7(X)
Population 65 years and over1,188100.0
With a disability39233.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over5,889100.0
Same house in 19954,01668.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19951,86131.6
Same county
1,11719.0
Different county
74412.6
Same state
60810.3
Different state
1362.3
Elsewhere in 1995120.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population6,259100.0
Native6,20199.1
Born in United States
6,18898.9
State of residence
5,65790.4
Different state
5318.5
Born outside United States
130.2
Foreign born580.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
230.4
Naturalized citizen
420.7
Not a citizen
160.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)58100.0
Europe2441.4
Asia1017.2
Africa00.0
Oceania23.4
Latin America1729.3
Northern America58.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over5,889100.0
English only5,70896.9
Language other than English1813.1
Speak English less than 'very well
390.7
Spanish
1031.7
Speak English less than "very well"
190.3
Other Indo-European languages
550.9
Speak English less than "very well"
90.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
190.3
Speak English less than "very well"
110.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population6,259100.0

Total ancestries reported

7,137114.0
Arab00.0
Czech12303.7
Danish1863.0
Dutch1502.4
English4937.9
French (except Basque)1881.4
French Canadian1140.2
German3,33153.2
Greek70.1
Hungarian30.0
Irish182613.2
Italian240.4
Lithuanian20.0
Norwegian3685.9
Polish4296.9
Portuguese00.0
Russian160.3
Scotch-Irish330.5
Scottish340.5
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish3866.2
Swiss310.5
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American2453.9
Welsh130.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)10.0
Other ancestries2273.6
(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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