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Social Statistics for Spink County, South Dakota

Spink county south dakota dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,700100.0
Nursery school, preschool1277.5
Kindergarten975.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)84649.8
High school (grades 9-12)54031.8
College or graduate school905.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,024100.0
Less than 9th grade63712.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2985.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,95238.9
Some college, no degree1,11822.3
Associate degree2965.9
Bachelor's degree54610.9
Graduate or professional degree1773.5
Percent high school graduate or higher81.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over5,909100.0
Never married1,49825.4
Now married, except separated3,49059.1
Separated560.9
Widowed4597.8
Female
3876.5
Divorced4066.9
Female
1622.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years45100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2862.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over5,522100.0
Civilian veterans82114.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,664100.0
With a disability1257.5
Population 21 to 64 years3,497100.0
With a disability63018.0
Percent employed
61.1(X)
No disability2,86782.0
Percent employed
83.3(X)
Population 65 years and over1,394100.0
With a disability60443.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over7,001100.0
Same house in 19954,72967.5
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,24532.1
Same county
1,29518.5
Different county
95013.6
Same state
6409.1
Different state
3104.4
Elsewhere in 1995270.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population7,454100.0
Native7,41199.4
Born in United States
7,40099.3
State of residence
6,21183.3
Different state
1,18916.0
Born outside United States
110.1
Foreign born430.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
40.1
Naturalized citizen
360.5
Not a citizen
70.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)43100.0
Europe2046.5
Asia511.6
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America24.7
Northern America1637.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over7,001100.0
English only6,42691.8
Language other than English5758.2
Speak English less than 'very well
3134.5
Spanish
450.6
Speak English less than "very well"
160.2
Other Indo-European languages
4937.0
Speak English less than "very well"
2894.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
50.1
Speak English less than "very well"
50.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population7,454100.0

Total ancestries reported

8,005107.4
Arab00.0
Czech1610.8
Danish1702.3
Dutch2253.0
English7039.4
French (except Basque)12403.2
French Canadian1851.1
German3,50947.1
Greek00.0
Hungarian40.1
Irish16769.1
Italian460.6
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian6819.1
Polish520.7
Portuguese00.0
Russian921.2
Scotch-Irish600.8
Scottish480.6
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African20.0
Swedish3725.0
Swiss1031.4
Ukrainian140.2
United States or American4045.4
Welsh360.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries4225.7
(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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