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Social Statistics for Stephenson County, Illinois

Stephenson county illinois dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school12,693100.0
Nursery school, preschool9167.2
Kindergarten7656.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,81645.8
High school (grades 9-12)2,82122.2
College or graduate school2,37518.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over32,851100.0
Less than 9th grade1,7485.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,47110.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)12,58638.3
Some college, no degree7,56923.0
Associate degree2,3437.1
Bachelor's degree3,48410.6
Graduate or professional degree1,6505.0
Percent high school graduate or higher84.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over38,789100.0
Never married8,78122.6
Now married, except separated23,04059.4
Separated4081.1
Widowed2,9147.5
Female
2,4206.2
Divorced3,6469.4
Female
1,9825.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years510100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren28656.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over36,594100.0
Civilian veterans5,03813.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years11,189100.0
With a disability8077.2
Population 21 to 64 years26,674100.0
With a disability4,30616.1
Percent employed
59.3(X)
No disability22,36883.9
Percent employed
80.8(X)
Population 65 years and over7,468100.0
With a disability3,15142.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over46,002100.0
Same house in 199527,48259.7
Different house in the U.S. in 199518,25139.7
Same county
11,32824.6
Different county
6,92315.0
Same state
4,5169.8
Different state
2,4075.2
Elsewhere in 19952690.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population48,979100.0
Native48,05898.1
Born in United States
47,88097.8
State of residence
36,19173.9
Different state
11,68923.9
Born outside United States
1780.4
Foreign born9211.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4701.0
Naturalized citizen
3710.8
Not a citizen
5501.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)921100.0
Europe39142.5
Asia14916.2
Africa232.5
Oceania00.0
Latin America33936.8
Northern America192.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over46,002100.0
English only44,14696.0
Language other than English1,8564.0
Speak English less than 'very well
7391.6
Spanish
8291.8
Speak English less than "very well"
3680.8
Other Indo-European languages
8121.8
Speak English less than "very well"
3010.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
980.2
Speak English less than "very well"
470.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population48,979100.0

Total ancestries reported

52,474107.1
Arab960.2
Czech12020.4
Danish2590.5
Dutch1,7123.5
English4,3448.9
French (except Basque)19992.0
French Canadian11420.3
German21,04543.0
Greek1540.3
Hungarian1270.3
Irish15,37511.0
Italian1,3022.7
Lithuanian1460.3
Norwegian1,5773.2
Polish1,2502.6
Portuguese260.1
Russian1640.3
Scotch-Irish4861.0
Scottish4751.0
Slovak290.1
Subsaharan African820.2
Swedish1,2632.6
Swiss1,3202.7
Ukrainian270.1
United States or American2,7795.7
Welsh1950.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)80.0
Other ancestries6,89014.1
(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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