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Sheridan county kansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school757100.0
Nursery school, preschool648.5
Kindergarten445.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)36247.8
High school (grades 9-12)22429.6
College or graduate school638.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over1,905100.0
Less than 9th grade1095.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1236.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)69836.6
Some college, no degree53628.1
Associate degree1367.1
Bachelor's degree21011.0
Graduate or professional degree934.9
Percent high school graduate or higher87.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over2,228100.0
Never married43119.3
Now married, except separated1,47466.2
Separated120.5
Widowed1938.7
Female
1777.9
Divorced1185.3
Female
532.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years15100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1173.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over2,071100.0
Civilian veterans32615.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years700100.0
With a disability162.3
Population 21 to 64 years1,403100.0
With a disability16511.8
Percent employed
77.0(X)
No disability1,23888.2
Percent employed
82.6(X)
Population 65 years and over525100.0
With a disability18334.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over2,672100.0
Same house in 19951,94172.6
Different house in the U.S. in 199572427.1
Same county
34612.9
Different county
37814.1
Same state
2639.8
Different state
1154.3
Elsewhere in 199570.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population2,813100.0
Native2,80199.6
Born in United States
2,78899.1
State of residence
2,44586.9
Different state
34312.2
Born outside United States
130.5
Foreign born120.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
120.4
Naturalized citizen
70.2
Not a citizen
50.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)12100.0
Europe325.0
Asia975.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America00.0
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over2,672100.0
English only2,61197.7
Language other than English612.3
Speak English less than 'very well
140.5
Spanish
150.6
Speak English less than "very well"
50.2
Other Indo-European languages
441.6
Speak English less than "very well"
70.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
00.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population2,813100.0

Total ancestries reported

2,50889.2
Arab20.1
Czech1291.0
Danish80.3
Dutch662.3
English33611.9
French (except Basque)1562.0
French Canadian170.2
German1,09238.8
Greek20.1
Hungarian00.0
Irish12067.3
Italian311.1
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian100.4
Polish60.2
Portuguese00.0
Russian672.4
Scotch-Irish391.4
Scottish662.3
Slovak20.1
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish230.8
Swiss331.2
Ukrainian40.1
United States or American32011.4
Welsh00.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1033.7
(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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